bolton north west marathon ultramarathon and half marathon run events organizerThanks for Visiting Hill Runner UK

Hill Runner is a non profit running events organiser promoted by Burnden Road Runners with all money raised going to local charities.

We welcome runners of all abilities to run our tough races which range from half marathons to ultra marathon without underestimating the massive running challenges ahead of you.

Our aim is to provide well organised, affordable, professional, safe and friendly running events to help local charities and get people out running in stunning countryside. All Events are official and held under UK Athletics Rules. Our events are tough but the rewards for running them last a lifetime!

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Latest News

Hell of a Hill Camping 

We have an opportunity for 5 day runners to camp at Race HQ during the event from Tuesday 11th November 3pm until Sunday Night. A partitioned area inside the heated Marquee will be available with 4 spaces for small pop up tents (as the the marquee has a wooden floor you cant stake tents in). You will have access to all facilities 24 hours a day such as showers/toilets/changing/Tea/Coffee and an electrical power point. The cost will be £120 for the duration and is on a first come basis and available only for 5 day runners. If you are interested then please email me, we still have to confirm arrangements with Wilcocks but hopefully this will be sorted ASAP.

Hell of a Hill Recce Day - 7th September 2014 10am

Everyone is welcome regardless if you have entered the marathon, thinking about it or you would just like a group run around the course. We will meet at 10am at Lower House Car Park (off Sheep House Lane),Rivington.Bolton BL6 7S?  We will have a group jog around the 3.1 mile loop and then go to Rivington Barn for Tea/Coffee and cakes. It is a good opportunity to meet the other runners and ask any questions and familiarise yourself with the course. You don't need to let us know if your coming just turn up on the day.

World Record Attempt for Hell of a Hill 5 Day Runner

2014 Hell of a Hill marathon runners will this year be joined by Robert Young who is attempting to run the most official/unofficial marathons in the world in 365 day and running the full 5 days with us. Last year we had the UK male and Female record holders (Rik Vercoe and Kate Jayden) and we are delighted to welcome and support Robert in his amazing record attempt.

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Bolton Hill Marathon 2015

Entry is now available for the new summer date.

Hell of a Hill Toughest Marathon in the UK

Entry is now open for single day runners and the full 5 day runners. You can enter on-line now at Runners World, however places are going fast, please book in early to avoid disappointment as we can only take 50 runners per day 

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