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Surrey Hills Trail Weekend - YPOM

Leith Hill, United Kingdom

Date


Friday 13th March 2020
at 00:00 (UTC +00:00) Europe/London

End: Sunday 15th March 2020
at 11:00 (UTC +00:00) Europe/London

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About the event

YOUR PACE OR MINE TRAIL WEEKEND...


A weekend of trail running, coaching and workshops for the YPOM running group.


All sessions will be run by myself, an experienced ultra runner, trail running coach and Salomon athlete.


This weekend is designed to teach you every aspect of trail running, you will learn how to pace your races, tackle the hills in the correct way, improve your technique, basic navigation, work on nutrition and much more.


The whole weekend is a trail running question and answer session and I can guarantee that every question you have will be answered.


The bunkhouse is nestled into the side of Leith Hill, the highest point in south east England, and has awesome trails on the doorstep. Leith Hill is just 30 miles from London. ​


We will run at a social pace and walk the hills if we have to. This is not a race! We will stay as a group so if you are a faster runner, please expect to run slower than you would normally. 


Previous trail running experience is not necessary. The terrain will be hilly and varied. The views will be incredible. 


Itinerary

(Provisional and subject to change)


​Friday

- Arrive from 7pm

- Welcome Dinner and drinks


Saturday

- Breakfast

- One Day Trail Workshop including...

- Trail Running Technique and foot placement

- Uphill trail running - how to tackle the hills efficiently

- Downhill running technique - how to descend safely and with confidence

- Race strategy and pacing

- Nutrition

- Training plan advice

- Fun slacklining session

- 10km social run up and around Leith Hill

​- Dinner and drinks at local pub (not included)


Sunday

- Breakfast

- Option of 5 mile run up and around Leith Hill with option of additional 6.5 miles (total 11.5 miles) run up and onto the North Downs

- Say our goodbyes.


Included

Accommodation in bunkhouse accommodation.

Meal and drinks on Friday night.

Breakfast every morning.

Guided trail runs and coaching by fully qualified running coach.

Video and photos.

Not Included

Additional drinks and snacks.

Lunch on all days.

Dinner on Saturday night.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch. ​ 

Location

Leith Hill, United Kingdom, RH5 6LX

Organiser

Running Adventures

Guildford, United Kingdom