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Northampton Road Runners
Obelisk Obble

The Obelisk Obble off road run - next event 2020

23 or 16 country miles from The Obelisk Centre, Kingsthorpe Northampton.

Long distance multi-terrain run
Self Navigation - no marshalls
A run not a race
Free event (charity donation welcome)
Food at the end
Not for beginners

23 or 16 country miles. Depends if you can follow route plans. The route will be Multi-Terrain type, mainly off-road, nice scenery,  may be muddy in places (hopefully). It will not be marshalled or marked but you will follow a written instruction sheet. Everybody gets back eventually.


  • An event, not a race. It is always great to see friends from our neighbouring clubs.
  • Next event 2020
  • Obelisk Centre, Obelisk Rise, Sunnyside, Northampton NN2 8UE
  • Dogs on leads are welcome to join us.


Changing, showers, hot/cold/ beer drinks/food available after.   Paula will have a tray of her delicious sausage rolls waiting at the finish (for a charity donation).
There will be a tested route map and instructions to follow with minimal route marking and no water stations. ( probably be 1 but not manned).

Where is it?

The Obelisk Centre, 400 Obelisk Rise, Northampton NN2 8UE

How to enter

FREE ( charity donations to Cynthia Spencer Hospice welcomed) No chip timing, No numbers, No entry forms, No trophies, just the kudos and fresh air. It will be timed and results produced. 

Just turn up on the day. However,an e-mail to would help us with planning how many sausage rolls to make.

So come out and join us. Get a gang of mates to chat with. It should be a perfect pre-marathon long run, but with some good company and different scenery to liven it up.
If you have any ? We hope to see you on the day.


Obelisk Obble Results

Both distances
2018 Results


  14 Miles 20 Miles
2017 Results Results
2016 Results Results