Rose of the Shires Ultra 54
Brand new single day Ultra event
2019 is the first ever running of this race taking in the beauty of Northamptonshire's villages, forests, canals and country parks
We are excited to bring you a brand new race to the UK Ultra Running calendar in a fantastic central location, with a single loop making for easy planning and logistics. The route takes in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside with two country parks, Salcey Forest, the Grand Union Canal and 21 pretty villages and towns following parts of the Nene Way, the Midshires Way and the Northampton Round. There are 6 checkpoints at 6 to 8 mile intervals.
Our Race start and finish is hosted by the Brixworth Country Park with plenty of room for parking, and only 20 minutes drive from the M1 Motorway
For anyone wanting to stay overnight, Northampton offers a wealth of hotels to suit all budgets
Brixworth Country Park, Northampton Road Brixworth Northamptonshire East Midlands United Kingdom NN6 9DG
Applicable fees for runners.