FAQs

Ambleside 25K

Before the event

You must be 18 or over on the day of the event to take part.
Entries will close at 10:00am on Wednesday 7 September 2022, or when entries reach the maximum number of 1,000, whichever comes first.
Final instructions will be emailed the Wednesday before the event. You will need to collect your timing chip and race number when you register before the race. You are encouraged to register your entry on Saturday if at all possible to avoid congestion on the Sunday morning.
As stated in our Terms and Conditions and as per UK AA rules and regulations, the right to participate in the event is highly individual and as such entries and race numbers are non-transferable.
If participants wish to cancel their entry they need to email running@brathaychallenges.com. We are unable to offer refunds or deferrals in case of cancellation. Please contact the Brathay Running team here.

During the event

There are multiple car parks available in Ambleside. Details of car parks will be included in the event programme.
Please refer to our kit list Click here to view our complete kit list..
There will be a bag storage in Rothay Park.
Runners will assemble in Rothay Park at 10:15am for final instructions. The race will start at 10:30am. You will receive your timing chip along with your race number at registration.
A detailed map of the course will be displayed at registration. The route will be flagged during the event. Details of the route can also be found on the event page.
The time limit for completion of the course is 8hrs. Runners must pass the following points within the cut off times: High Park (8km) - 12:30, Robinson Place, Great Langdale - (14km) -14:00, Finish (Rothay Park) (25km) -18:30. https://www.brathaychallenges.com/events/running/ambleside-25k/runner-information.
Yes - thank you! We rely on volunteers to ensure the day runs smoothly and there are various roles available. To request more information please complete our volunteer enquiry form.

After the event

No shower facilities are available (there is a river)...
Yes, there will be an awards ceremony. It is expected to take place between 2-3pm (based on award winner finish times).
A full set of results will be available shortly after the race. results section on our website.
Please send an email to running@brathaychallenges.com