Bowood House Charity 10km Fun Run

Running
General Info
Hashtag:#Bowood10km
Date:29/03/2020 , 10:00
Location:Bowood House Estate
Address:Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9NF (Map & Directions)
Races: 10km Entry
Record time (M): 00:33:10 by Simon Nott, Calne Running Club (2016)
Record time (F): 00:38:32 by Amy Chalk, St Mary's Running & Tri (2016)
  
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Event Information

Route Map


Please note this event is organised by Calne Rotary Club and their terms will apply to the race entry application. 

Entries managed through Rider HQ.
Entries will be open between 1st November 2019 (midnight) - 23rd March 2020 (12:00), unless full prior to this.

Visit Bowood here.

Distance

10km multi terrain run. 

Sponsorship & Fundraising

If you wish to fundraise for this event, we are encouraging support for two local charities. 

Money raised for this event will be donated towards local charities, Calne Welfare Charities  http://www.calnewelfarecharities.org and the Devizes Assize Court Trust  https://devizesassizecourt.org.uk.

Event Course

An interactive map of the course can be found via Strava.
Run course here.

The run will take a picturesque route around the estate, taking in stunning scenery of Bowood Lake, The Cascade Waterfall and The Doric Temple and take you into the 'wilder' parts of Bowood Estate, looping around the grounds past Bowood Golf Course, Osprey Farm, and including Lord Lansdowne’s' private driveway, which is inhabited with game fowl.  

Race Number & Timing Chip Collection

You will be able to register for the event and pick up any race numbers before your start time. You will be required to show photographic identification or your confirmation email to verify whom you are when you register on the day. 

Parking

Ample parking is available at Bowood House, main visitors entrance. 
Upon entry into the grounds, there may be other races going on, you will be directed by traffic control to cross the cycle route.
Please arrive in good time before your race.

Travel times by car vary, however as a guide you can get here from the following cities by google maps. The nearest motorway junction is J15-J17 on the M4. 
Salisbury - 0hr 55
Cardiff - 1hr 10
Exeter - 1hr 45
Birmingham - 1hr 55
London - 2hr 00

Massage

Unconfirmed for this event. 

Refreshments

The Tree House Cafe will be serving refreshments throughout the day, this is accessible from the entrance to Bowood House. 

Photography

Unconfirmed for this event. 

Post Event

Presentations will take place towards the end of the event once all the waves have started. 

Winners trophies will be awarded to the following; 1st, 2nd & 3rd male and 1st, 2nd & 3rd female overall.
1st in the following male and female categories: 1st junior, 1st veteren. 

Results will be available shortly after the event and uploaded onto LPS Events website under the results page. There will be a link to the event photographs from the results page also. 

Online Entry

You can enter through Rider HQ. If you require a postal entry, please contact us. Entries on the day for this event will be accepted. 

The minimum age to take part in this event is 16.

What's Included?

For your entrance fee, you will receive a bespoke medal, designed especially for this event. Electronic timing is available for the event and you will receive electronic split times for the event. You will have access to a free online training programme and also you will be part of the 2020 Bowood 10km Charity Fun Run. 

Event Cancellation

As soon as we receive your entry for this event, the money is budgeted towards the successful delivery of this event. For this reason refunds will not be permitted once you have entered. This event is also raising money for local charities. 

Hotel & Accomodation

Situated at the heart of the Bowood Estate, Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort is the perfect place to stay whilst preparing to compete in the prestigious Bowood Triathlon.

The Hotel’s elegant interiors were designed by the Marchioness of Lansdowne and reflect a contemporary style influenced by heritage colours and the history of the Estate. Each of the Hotel’s 43 generous bedrooms and suites include a spacious, luxury bathroom and far reaching views

Or, why not stay after the race and take full advantage of The Spa at Bowood, including our state of the art spa facilities, gym, Jacuzzi, infinity swimming pool and spa treatments to rest your aching muscles.

Venue Information

Bowood House & Gardens, home of the Marquis and Marchioness of Lansdowne.  Bowood offers a fantastic day out in Wiltshire for all the family.  Famous for one of the UK’s most extensive Adventure Playgrounds, children are guaranteed the time of their lives. Younger children will enjoy meeting friendly farm animals at Tractor Ted’s Little Farm and undercover fun in the Soft Play Area.

Training for this event

You should ensure that you train your body for endurance multisport events and build up your stamina. This will enhance your overall fitness. A combination of strengthened joints and also fitness will aid in your successful completion of this event and assist with your recovery after the event. As you will be mixing disciplines, we recommend that you train this way by combining your sessions back to back, especially your bike to run. This will make your triathlon experience much more enjoyable.
Download a free training programme for this event on our coaching page.

Tags

Bowood, Bowood House, Bowood Estate, Wiltshire, Rotary, Charity, Running, Race.

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