The Obelisk Obble off road run - 20 and 13 mile
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
Every March from the Obelisk Centre, Northampton
The NRR Obelisk Obble is the daddy in our developing series of runs from The Obelisk Centre in Northampton.
Off road, no marshals, no drink stations, no chip timing and no drink stations. Just great running with friendly people. Are you tough enough?
Northampton Road Runners host an annual tough multi terrain road run.
- Venue; Obelisk Centre, Obelisk Rise, Sunnyside, Northampton NN2 8UE
- Time; 0900 start
- Distances; 20 or 13 ish country miles. Depends if you can follow route plans
Route; the route is Multi-Terrain type, mainly off-road, nice scenery, will be muddy in places (hopefully). It will not be marshalled or marked but you will follow a written instruction sheet.
- Entry Fee; FREE ( charity donations to MNDA welcomed) No chip timing, No numbers, No entry forms, No trophies, just the kudos and fresh air. It will be timed and results produced.
Facilities; 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 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).
No pre-race entry or registration is required, you can just turn up on the day. However,an e-mail to email@example.com would help us with planning how many sausage rolls to make.
Dogs on leads are welcome to join us.
So come out and join us. Get a gang of mates to chat with. It should be a perfect pre-marathon long , slow , slog, but with some company and different scenery to liven it up.
If you have any ? e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and we hope to see you on the day.