Why trail run in England
England is a small but diverse country, offering a variety of landscapes for runners to explore. From the rolling hills of the countryside to the dramatic coastlines, there is no shortage of beautiful trails to run on.
When to trail run in England
The weather in England can be unpredictable, but the summer months tend to offer the most pleasant running conditions. That being said, England is a great destination for year-round running, as long as you are prepared for the elements.
Popular trail running cities in England
Some popular cities for trail running in England include London, which has a number of beautiful parks and green spaces to explore, and the Lake District, a picturesque region in the northwest known for its challenging trails and stunning views.
Run experiences in England
Run adventures in England
Tour de Trails – Coast2Coast, Pub2Pub – Cross England in this 13 day trail running adventure (spend 10 on the trail) featuring great pubs and even better views of England’s most exceptional countryside.
Run camps in England
Trails and Vines – Marathon Training Week – Get ready for your spring marathon at this 5-day run camp in Norfolk, England. Enjoy prep that includes a structured week of running led by qualified coaches, yoga and strength conditioning, running workshops, and heated pool access.
Trails and Vines – Norfolk New Year Retreat – Get the new year started with a focus on your running technique with this run camp weekend in Norfolk led by qualified coaches and featuring running workshops, pool training, yoga, strengthening & conditioning.
Run retreats in England
Trails and Vines – Norfolk Running & Wine Retreats – Pair your next bottle of wine with a weekend of trail running through the local vineyards in Norfolk, England with this 2-night running retreat.
England run travel in 2023
Find out which run adventures and run retreats are happening in England in 2023.
Bucket list trail races in England
England is home to a number of iconic trail races, such as the South Downs Way 100 and the Jurassic Coast Challenge, making it a great destination for runners looking to tick a bucket list race off their list. Plus, the country’s rich history and culture make it an interesting and rewarding place to run.
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