Event Information

The 'Western Heights Trail 50k Ultra Marathon' is a brand new running event set around the hills of the UK's largest Fortress, built to protect our coastline against foreign invasion. Over the years, Dover's rugged coastline has been the scene of many battles and now this is your chance to challenge yourself around this historic landscape.
 

This event will start and finish at the Farthingloe Barn.

 

What's included:

  • Fully waymarked routes
  • Plenty of volunteer marshals to cheer you on
  • 9 water stations (This event is cupless)
  • Emergency Medical Responders 
  • Awards for the fastest Male & Female athletes (Free entry into the Governor Backyard Ultra MAY)
  • Bespoke medal for all finishers
  • Event Timing
  • Bag drop
  • Free post-race refreshments
  • Free onsite parking

 

Spectators are welcome all day at Farthingloe Barn where there will be a selection of food and drink vendors for all to enjoy.

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Date: March 17th 2024

Start Time: 09:00

Time Limit: 8 Hours

Distance: 31.5 Miles / 50.7km

Ascent: 4740 Feet / 1445  Metres

Terrain: Off Road 80% Road 20%

Age Limits 18 years & over

Entry Fee: £55.00

Mandatory Kit:

  • Fully charged mobile phone with What Three Words installed and both emergency and non-emergency telephone numbers stored in the contact list.
  • Trail shoes
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Water bottle, bladder or cup
  • Nutrition

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