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Burghley 7 Sunday 13th March

Sun 13/03/2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

EventDetails

A sensational course linking Burghley and Stamford. With incredible access to the private areas of the Burghley estate, a traffic free High street st Martins and a course that explores countless beautiful and unique locations.

Race Date: 13/03/2022

Distance: 7 Mile Road Race

Start time: 09:00am

Cut off Time: 11:00am

Start/Finish: Burghley House, Stamford

UKA Entry Fee: £24.00

Entry Fee: £26.00

Entry Fee Includes:

Finisher medal

Instant results

Chip timing

Full road closures

Advanced medical support

Free finisher photos

Free parking

Entries are limited and sold out fast in 2020       New finish line for 2022   Enter via website

The Course

This is a real adventure through the many places that make this area amazing. The beautiful town of Stamford, Burghley estate, stunning landmarks, local communities, beautiful villages and the surrounding countryside. It has it all. 

Why 7 miles? Because it’s the most fantastic course that we could design. 

Bottle Lodges. Tudor Gatehouse the west entrance to the estate.
St Martins High Street flawless Georgian history.
The George Hotel and Gallows. Host to prime ministers and royalty, a local landmark and place of huge historic importance.
Town bridge with views over the meadows.
River Welland The historic trade route through Stamford.
Burghley Estate Beautiful country estate with ancient woodlands and exquisitely maintained grounds.
Burghley House finished in 1587 one the finest Elizabethan houses ever constructed.
Burghley Deer Park deer roam freely.
Pilsgate A lovely little village where support will be high.
The Green Drift countryside, dry stone walls and rolling fields.
Burghley Walled Gardens The old kitchen garden formerly employing 18 full time gardeners and feeding the estate.
The Private Burghley Estate ordinarily closed to the public, a huge privilege to run here.
Lacelot ‘capability’ brown house approach The approach planned for horse and cart with the most exceptional view of the house.
Lions bridge beautiful bridge crossing the lake in the heart of the estate.

Organizer

Rutland Marathon
Website:
https://www.therutlandmarathon.co.uk

Venue

Burghley House

RACE TIMER
JC Race Solutions
enquiries@jcracesolutions.co.uk
https://www.jcracesolutions.co.uk/

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