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Runaway turns 2 in the Chilterns

Sunday 7th July 2019

7th July 2019

Join Runaway Adventures for a special 2nd birthday event in the Chiltern Hills.

We will be embarking on a 10 miler around Aldbury and finishing at Musette cafe for an excellent lunch of pizza, superfood salads and smoothies.

This is a package deal with run and lunch all included for £20.

Everyone is welcome and we plan to split the group to accommodate different paces.

We need to know numbers for ordering food so sign-up will be closed June 30th.

How to register

It's £20 to join, click below to sign-up. You can also add return train tickets from Euston for £9.90

Sign-up closes on June 30th

Date
Sunday 7th July
Start/finish location
Tring (travel from Euston)
Distance
~16km (10 miles)
Beginner Intermediate
Average pace
6:00-6:30min/km
Group size
30 runners (+ 4 guides)
Bag drop
Available at Musette

Trip details

Itinerary

Please see the transport section below for more details on train times/tickets.

09:45 Meet at London Euston
10:01 Depart Euston
10:36 Arrive in Tring
10:37 Short walk/jog to cafe to leave bags
10:45 Approximate start time
12:45 Approximate end time
13:00 Pizzas at Musette
14:30 Pub/home time

You will receive an email prior to the run confirming all the details and specific meeting points.

Route

This is a 10 mile circular route starting and finishing at Musette Cafe, a short walk from Tring train station.

The route takes in some beautiful trails including, Pitstone Hill, Ivinghoe Beacon and some of Ashridge Estate.

P.S That hill isn't as bad as it looks!

Trail running in the Chiltern Hills

Distance — 16.06km / 10 miles

Terrain — Footpaths & woodland trails

Elevation — ~350m

Travel

Rail

You can travel with the Runaway Adventures team from Euston boarding the 10:01 train to Tring (35 mins).

Departures back into London depart at 14/35 minutes past the hour.

Take advantage of our GroupSave discount by purchasing your train tickets when you sign up for the run.

Driving

If you're driving there is plenty of parking at Musette Cafe. The entrance is behind a closed gate, just drive up to this and it will open.

The post code is HP23 5RS.

Lunch at Musette

Musette Cafe is a cycle themed cafe in the heart of the beautiful Chilterns. Based on Church Farm, a former race horse stables in Aldbury.

They have kindly offered to make us all lunch in their brand new pizza oven. There are also superfood salads and freshly pressed juices and smoothies available.

You sign up includes:

  • Either a pizza or superfood salad.
  • Smoothie or pressed juice

Additionally there is plenty of coffee, cake and other treats available!

Your guide

Tim Mills

Chiltern Hills trail guide

Chilterns local Tim has a background in teaching & coaching as well as holding awards in athletics & orienteering.

He began running seriously 5 years ago after the birth of his first child, starting with 5k/10k local road races to lose a few extra pounds. Shortly after he signed up for his first trail marathon, deciding that's where running should taking place!

Now his mission is to convert everyone he meets to the beauty of the trails.

Your guide

Chris Bradley

Founder, Runaway Adventures

Chris is an ultra-runner and founder of Runaway Adventures.

He has completed a number of long distance events, most recently the Lofoten Ultra Trail (50 miles) in Norway.

Chris is certified as a Fell/Trail Leader in Running Fitness and is Outdoor First Aid trained.

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