Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones 2019 – Participant Information Platform
Here you will find all the information you need for taking on the race. However, if there is anything you can’t find, please head to our FAQs page.
Key information – Find all that you will need to know for the race here:
- Event Info Guide
- Event Rules and Regulations
- An important note to races
- Shuttle timetable
- Bib Numbers and Start Times – these will be uploaded in June 2019
Be part of Team Sport Relief!
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To create your fundraising page, click the picture below!
Useful Information – This section includes the monthly comms, the training plans and tips, route GPX files and more:
Here we will upload the monthly emails as they get sent out:
January: Time to Book Shuttles and Parking
April: Training reminder
Training / Preparation
- 20-week Training Plans
- Training Tips
- The newbies guide to ultramarathons
- 10 ultra marathon tips
- 10 tips for winter running
- Nutrition tips – Running
- Nutrition tips – Walking
- Nutrition tips on fuelling your challenge – blog by Portia Rees-Jones
- Hydration techniques for an ultra marathon
- Ultra-running hydration facts
- Blister care guide
- Blister medical kit list
- How to properly cool down after a workout
- To stretch or not to stretch
- Training and planning – Walking
- How to tackle the terrain of The Ridgeway
The Route & The Pit Stops
All the pit stop information will be uploaded when the pitstops are confirmed. This is likely to be close to the event start date. Please note we ask that pit stops remain a participant only zone, as they get very crowded.
Set up your Virgin Money Giving page here, and start your fundraising today!
On our events we welcome and encourage any of our participants to raise money for any cause they wish to. If the idea of a charity part-funded entry appeals to you, but the charity you wish to raise money for isn’t listed on the website, then drop email@example.com an email, and we will see what we can do!
Volunteer on the Event
Interested in volunteer opportunities? We’re always looking for people to volunteer on our events, so if that’s of interest to you, your friends or family, then you can take a look through this Job Spec to see what it typically involves. Keen to join us? Simply fill out this survey, and we will be in touch!
Guide to PR coverage
We know that lots of you have fantastic stories and are in touch with your local newspapers and radio stations. Therefore, we have put together some guidelines to help you achieve the most effective coverage. We will upload a link to these guidelines when it becomes available.
Additional Purchases / Discounts- Below you can see what else you can purchase for the race:
This link will take you to your ‘MyEvents Portal’. Click the ‘Additional Purchases’ button to book Shuttles and Parking
This will take you to our Threshold Sports Shop where you can buy additional merchandise.
Purchase live event tracking, so your friends and family can accurately track your location and progress.
This link will allow you to explore a range of exclusive discounts and offers available to you