Keswick Mountain Festival Salomon 10km Trail Race 2017
The 10km race is a classic route and takes the best line down the flanks of Catbells.
Date: Sunday 11th June 2017
Start Time's: 09:00, 10:00, 11:00 & 12:00
- Stunning ferry sailing
- Electronic chip timing
- FREE photograph
- Event t-shirt
- 1 FREE concert ticket!
- Extremely well marked course
- Professional team organising the race
Whats great about this race?
A stunning ferry sailing to the start of the race, Perfect course for those who want to try their first off road 10k, Finish at Crow Park taking in the fantastic festival atmosphere where your friends and family can watch you pass the finish line! Get spectacular views of the festival from the West side of Derwentwater
Timing & Safety: We will be using a Results Base again for 2017 so we will have complete knowledge of who starts & who finishes.
Please dress appropriately depending on the weather conditions on the day of the event, i.e sensible footwear and clothing.
2015: 38:52, Mark Lamb - Team Mountain Fuel
2016: CR 38:23, Ricky Lightfoot - Team Salomon
The KMF 10km Trail Race is graded Moderate, this means its open for entry level trail runners or those who want a fast and furious sprint to the finish. The start is located halfway down Derwent Waters and is accessed from the Keswick Mountain Festival events centre Crow Park by a scenic ride on one of the Keswick Launch Company's boats. This is included in the entry price of the race.
The course is a mixture of wide open trails, some single track, a few easy hills, some road & fields to finish. If your new to trail running then this is the course for you, being a short distance with a small amount of ascent. Expect amazing running in some of the Lake Districts best running country along the shores of Derwent Water & under the fell side of Catbells.
The Festival Village is located adjacent to The Theatre By The Lake close to Derwentwater