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Sat, 01 Feb


Forestry Commission Visitor Centre

Dalby Forest Night Runner Race 1

The Dalby Forest head torch race will be the first of our Winter No Ego Challenges in Winter 2020. The 5 mile course takes place on the tracks and trails through the mighty Dalby Forest, North Yorkshire.

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Dalby Forest Night Runner Race 1
Dalby Forest Night Runner Race 1

Time & Location

01 Feb 2020, 18:00

Forestry Commission Visitor Centre, Dalby Forest Dr, Pickering YO18 7LT, UK

About the event

Organiser: No Ego Challenge,      Contact:

Race start time 6:00 pm 


This race will be on a combination of single narrow tracks, fire  breaks forest trails and linking gravel trucking linking everything  through the forest. Head torch race is fun and challenging; don't forget  your sense of humour. You will get dirty, so be prepared. 

Pure Trail.

If  you don't have a head torch they can be purchased from stores or online  for around £15.00+ or just use a hand held torch if you wish.

Head torches WILL NOT be on sale on the night of the event

For insurance purposes the minimum age for this event is 16 years old on the night.

 The start and finish of this head torch race will be close to the main car parking area of the Visitor Centre. 


Due to the rural nature of our location, postcodes are not always  accurate when using SAT NAVS. Please always cross reference with a map.,  Dalby Forest can be reached via several routes from all directions. 

How to get there: These directions are as accurate as possible. Please always check with Google maps etc. SATNAV

Low Dalby Visitor's Centre YO18 7LT


Drive  down A169 until fork in the road (at Fox & Rabbit pub). Turn left  & drive for 2 miles. Turn left (sign to Dalby Forest) & drive to  toll booth. Show race no. (allows entry) & continue down road until  directed by a race marshal.


Drive up A169 to  Pickering, over roundabout and continue along A169 for 3 miles (Fox  & Rabbit pub). Turn right, drive 2 miles, turn left (sign to Dalby  forest), drive to toll booth (show race no. for entry) and continue to  marshals.


Drive down A170 into Pickering.  Turn left at roundabout (from west) or right at roundabout (from east)  & follow instructions as above (from south).


This  event will be restricted in numbers, due to parking resrictions in the  visitor centre car parks. If this number is reached before the event,  this has happened for the last 4years, we will close registration early.

There will be NO on the night entries at this event, whether the max number of entries is reached or not.

The  course will be marked with signs with reflective directional arrows.You  must not just follow the runner in front; No Ego staff are not  responsible for any wrong turns taken, but staff will try to keep you on  the right track.

 For insurance purposes the minimum age is 16 for this event.

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