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Welcome to Nicetri Events

Grafham Water

Marathon Challenge | Marathon Challenge Relay | 1 Lap Challenge | Dam Wall Run

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After the success of the 2016. The Grafham Challenges are back. The events  take part in the grounds of Grafham Water Reservoir park. Cambridgeshire.

The start and the finish are conveniently located together, making for excellent spectator viewing. Located in the heart of Cambridgeshire, near the ancient Village of Buckden, “Simply stunning” were the words used to describe the venue at which the challenges are hosted.

Competitors will receive all the elements you would expect from a high profile City centre running event, including online registration, chip timing, professional event medical cover, high quality medals and a technical t-shirt for all finishers

Race Details 10580055_844492622228765_7842378498027714188_n

  • Marathon race start time:  0900 am
  • 1 Lap Challenge race start time: 1030am
  • Dam Wall Fun Run race start time: 0945am
  • Race limit: 500
  • Free Technical  T Shirt & Medal to all finishers
  • Chip Timing
  • FREE  race photographs via facebook page
  • Trail Running permit number: TBC
  • Run under UKA rules

Find us

Grafham Water Visitor Centre
Marlow Car Park
Grafham Water
Buckden
Cambridgeshire
PE28 0Bh

Still not sure, go to our locations page to find more information or follow this link

Distances

Dam Wall Fun Run:                            2 Miles

1 Lap Challenge:                              8.91 Miles

Marathon:                                          26.2 Miles

Routes

Marathon
26.2 Miles
1 Lap Challenge
8.91 Miles
Dam Wall Fun Run
2 Miles

Arrival and Registration

PLEASE NOTE you will collect your race pack at registration on the day of the event. *Nothing will be posted prior to the event.*

A FULL race brief will be emailed to your registered email address during the week leading up to the event. If for any reason you don’t receive this email, full race information will be available HERE at least two days prior to the event, Please ensure you check the web site and your email prior to travel for any important updates.

Registration will be open from 07.30 – 08.45 on race day only. Please ensure you arrive early to avoid that last minute rush

Toilets and Bag Storage

There are toilets on site and Nicetri Events will be provding bag storage, Upon arrival at registration collect your race pack and your baggage label and return your belongings to the baggage tent prior to the race starting. Once you have completed the race please return with your race number to collect your belongings (No race number means no return of items)* Please note Nicetri Events will not be held responsible for loss of personal items*

Minimum age of competitors

(Age on the day of the race)

Dam Wall Fun Run:     5 Years Old  (Anyone under 5 has to be accompanied by an adult)

1 Lap Challenge:           16 Years Old

Marathon:                       18 Years Old

Parking

Parking will be at the venue, please follow car parks signs and follow marshal instructions

Identification

You will be issued with a race number which must be clearly visible either on your front at all times.  Number belts are allowed, all we ask it that we can see your number at the timing points as a backup to the electronic system. YOU MUST NOT ALLOW ANY ONE ELSE TO RACE WITH YOUR NUMBER.

Safety

If circumstances deem the course or travel conditions to be unsafe or it falls outside of guidelines, Nicetri have the right to change/move, or cancel the event at short notice.

Terms & Conditions Terms & Conditions

Chip Timing

Chip Timing Solutions will provide computerised chip timing via an electronic chip system that will be issued to you with your number.  Your finish time and splits will be available as you cross the line and for your spectators live online via a smart phone instantly.

Live Results Live Results

 

Pre Race Briefing

All briefings will take place 10 minutes prior to the race start times

Water Stations

Drink stations at approximately 3, 6, and 9 miles. 
EnergyGels will be available at at all drink/feed stations
Water will be supplied at the water stations, There will be numerous BOTTLE & GEL  drops around the course please ensure you use them or carry it until you find one. RANDOM BOTTLE & GEL DROPPING WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION.

Keep Racing Tidy

If you intend on using race nutrition please keep hold of the empty wrappers untill you reach a suitable place to discard it. We would apprieciate if you could either wait until you reach designated water stations or alternately please drop them by race signage or a marshal point so they can be collected during the race clean up. 

Prizes

Prizes are both for men and women. One prize per competitor

Marathon Prizes
1 Lap Challenge Prizes
Dam Wall Fun Run Prizes
1st Male & Female
1st Male & Female
1st Male & Female
2nd Male & Female
2nd Male & Female
2nd Male & Female
3rd Male & Female

3rd Male & Female

3rd Male & Female

1st V40 Male | 1st V35 Female
1st V40 Male | 1st V35 Female
1st U9 Male | 1st U9 Female
1st V50 Male | 1st V45 Female
1st V50 Male | 1st V45 Female
1st U11 Male | 1st U11 Female
1st V60 Male | 1st V55 Female
1st V60 Male | 1st V55 Female
1st U13 Male | 1st U13 Female
1st V70+ Male | 1st V65+ Female
1st V70+ Male | 1st V65+ Female
1st U15 Male | 1st U15 Female
1st Male Relay Team | 1st Female Relay Team
1st U17 Male | 1st U17 Female

Dam Wall Fun Run

Fun Run will start at 09:45 am. The start and finish will be near registration. The 2 Mile course is an out and back course along the dam wall. Runners will run up the right hand side and return on the left hand side.

Each finisher will receive a medal

Chip Timing Solutions will provide computerised chip timing via an electronic chip system that will be issued to you with your number.  Your finish time and splits will be available as you cross the line and for your spectators live online via a smart phone instantly.

Live Results Live Results

Enter The Event

Ticket Type Price Spaces
Marathon Relay
Teams of 3 persons £20 pp
£20.00
Marathon
Non UKA Affiliated
£27.00
Marathon
UKA Affiliated
£25.00
Dam Wall Fun Run
2 Miles
£4.00
1 Lap Challenge
Non UKA Affiliated
£17.00
1 Lap Challenge
UKA affiliated
£15.00