Race Day

The 2020 event takes place on Sunday 6th September, starting at 9am (Hilly Billy 50k start time is 8AM) from Creasey Park Community Football Centre in Dunstable. You can find the venue on here Google Maps.

THIS EVENT IS NOW A CUP-FREE EVENT! You must bring your own cup or bottle to fill at our water stations or you can purchase one to pick up on the day when you sign up. There will be a small amount of Decathlon Trail cups to buy on the day if you forget, but if you have no cup, you won’t be allowed to race!

Participant Information

You will receive some important information in your confirmation email when you sign up. Please take some time to read it. If you haven’t received the email, the information is here.


Please do not attempt to park in the main Creasey Park Football Centre car park. Marshalls will be available to direct you to the overflow car park off Brewers Hill Road and the Council car parks accessible via N Station Way, all of which are marked on the map below. Please note if you park in the Overflow car park, there is a pedestrian gate at the opposite end to the entrance for easy access to Race HQ.


Number Collection

All runners need to collect their numbers from Race HQ at Creasey Park Community Football Centre on the morning of the race. Registration desk opens at 7:45am (7:15 for Hilly Billy 50k participants). We do not issue numbers or race packs in advance as due to the nature of this race it’s essential we know exactly who is out on the course on the day.

Course maps and instructions

All course maps, instructions and GPX route files for each distance can be found here

Refunds & Deferrals

If you are no longer able to run in the event, we are unable to offer a refund, however you may transfer your place to another runner if you let us know 30 days in advance. If you would like to defer your place to next year, we can do this up to midday on the day before the race. Please contact us if you would like a transfer or deferral. Unfortunately we will be unable to process any requests made after these times.

After the Race

There are changing facilities and showers located within Creasey Park Football Centre which all runners are free to use. We provide a large spread of refreshments including sandwiches, cakes, teas & coffees including some Vegan and Gluten Free options.