Any off-road Half Marathons? (or that sort of length)

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May 2012
1:44pm, 19 May 2012
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*by* Sept I meant
May 2012
1:53pm, 19 May 2012
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I don't know on peoples definition of "south"

But the Birmingham and Black Country Half is lovely, all on canal towpath. You run from Wolverhampton station to Brindleyplace in Birmingham.

The Wyre Forest Half is also lovely, a lot more challenging terrain / hill wise, you really are running through fields / pine forests etc all the way. Last year there were some little piggies running around at the top of one of the climbs.

They are both good events, well organized. This year they are on the same weekend 8th/9th July.
May 2012
1:54pm, 19 May 2012
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* 7th/8th July, sorry. The BBCHM is on Sat 7th and Wyre Forest Sun 8th
May 2012
3:47pm, 19 May 2012
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Plenty of trails up our way, McG, though most are shorter. Here's the place to find them:

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