Dark Moors 2022

Next Race: 22/01/2022

Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET

Dark Moors is set within the grounds of Moors Valley Country Park, offering a fantastic chance to run around the trails and woods in the dark!

This course is made up of trails, pathways and woodland, and it’s a great start to the new year.

Once you’ve finished a bit of running and messing about in the dark, you’ll be rewarded with a medal and your goodies.

We will also give our unique awards to the first, second and third men and women for each race.

Numbers will be posted out to anyone who enters before 24th December; if you enter after this date you will need to collect a race number on the night.

There will be hot food and drink vendors ready to serve you pre- and post-race. 

All competitors must wear a head or chest torch.

Free parking is included with your race entry. You can arrive on-site any time after 3.30pm to take advantage of this offer.

Thinking of making a day out of it?

Moors Valley is a large country park and forest with plenty of activities to choose from to help you get close to nature, stay active and have fun outdoors.

If you’re feeling really energetic, you can be a parkrun tourist on Saturday morning, for a lovely 5K before you take on the half-marathon or 10K Saturday evening – http://www.parkrun.org.uk/moorsvalley/

Go Ape is also on-site with a large high ropes course for adults and juniors – https://goape.co.uk/days-out/moors-valley

Or just explore the park to your heart’s content!

Dark Moors 2022 Jan 2022

  • 22/01/2022, 17:00

    Dark Moors 5 Mile

    £22.00 - £24.00
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    Description

    The Dark Moors 5 mile race is set within the grounds of Moors Valley Country Park with a fantastic chance to run around the trails and woods in the Dark.

    This 5 mile course is one lap of the trails, pathways and woodland and a great start to the new year.

    Once you finished a bit of running and messing about in the dark, you’ll be rewarded with a medal and your goodies.

    We will also give our unique awards to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd man and lady for the race.

    Race starts at: 5:00pm

    Race registration from: 4pm. Numbers will be posted out for anyone who enters up to Sunday 10th January, after this date you will need to come and collect your number on site.

    There will be hot food and drink vendors ready to serve you pre and post race. 

    Cut off time is 1.5 hours

    Minimum age requirement for entry is 15 years.

    All competitors must wear a head or chest torch.

    Free Parking is included within your race entry, so you can arrive on site anytime after 3.30pm to take advantage of this offer

    The Country Park is open all day for visitors and has a wide range of activities if you want to make a day of it.

  • 22/01/2022, 18:30

    Dark Moors 10 Mile

    £25.00 - £27.00
    Affiliated/ Unaffiliated
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    Description

    The Dark Moors 10 mile race is set within the grounds of Moors Valley Country Park with a fantastic chance to run around the trails and woods in the Dark.

    This 10 mile course is two lap of the trails, pathways and woodland and a great start to the new year.

    Once you finished a bit of running and messing about in the dark, you’ll be rewarded with a medal and your goodies.

    We will also give our unique awards to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd man and lady for the race.

    Race starts at: 6:30pm

    Race registration from: 5pm. Numbers will be posted out for anyone who enters up to Sunday 10th January, after this date you will need to come and collect your number on site.

    There will be hot food and drink vendors ready to serve you pre and post race. 

    Cut off time is 2.5 hours

    Minimum age requirement for entry is 17 years.

    All competitors must wear a head or chest torch.

    Free Parking is included within your race entry, so you can arrive on site anytime after 3.30pm to take advantage of this offer

    The Country Park is open all day for visitors and has a wide range of activities if you want to make a day of it.

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