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The Henley Running Festival is 48 Hours of running fun!  We will have a 12 and 24 Hour Race, both running through the night.  These are individual or team relay races held at Temple Island Meadows, just outside the town of Henley-on-Thames in the stunning Oxfordshire countryside. These are run over an off-road 8km mixed course including forest trails, open parkland and towpaths, and a short section of concrete path.  If multiple laps are not for you, why not enter the 8km or 5km race, or for the children, a 1km race.

For the 12 and 24 Hr races, if you enter as a team, only one member of your team is allowed on the course at any one time, and everybody in your team must complete one whole lap. At the end of the 12 or 24 hours, the team in each category who has completed most laps, wins. YOU DON’T HAVE TO RUN 100 MILES!  We will also have an 8km Race (one lap of the relay course), a 5km Race, and a 1km Kids Race for ages 5 – 17 (categorised by age group).

  • 24 Hour Race (midday to midday)
  • 12 Hour Race (9pm to 9am)
  • 8km Race
  • 5km Race
  • 1km Kids Race
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Find all the race details and all the information you’ll need to take part in any of the 2019 races.

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See the itinerary details for each race and the full arrangements for the race weekend.

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Read our FAQs for the Cotswold Running Festival and find all the answers you need.

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Not raced with us before? Read some reviews from people who’ve raced in previous years.

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See a selection of photos from our photography partner from previous races.

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Find out the routes and see maps of your chosen race to see where you’ll be running.

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