The Black Legend Sportive

DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS STUNNING SPORTIVE – choose from EPIC (80 miles), STANDARD (65 miles) or SHORT (45 miles). The Black Legend was the tale of forbidden love, passion and murder, played out on top of the highest and most sacred hill on the Wiltshire-Berkshire border. The Black Legend Sportive will take you up this very same hill! Set in the beautiful countryside of the Berkshire, Lambourn and Marlborough Downs, the three well designed, anti-clockwise routes, roll along quiet country lanes passing through picturesque country villages. All 3 courses start and finish at John O’Gaunt School in Hungerford, a 10 minute drive from J14 of the M4. If you prefer to come by train, it’s a 5-minute cycle from Hungerford train station. Event village with plentiful parking. Full and clear route marking. Manned feed stations on each course. Immediate finish-line results. Support vehicle and First Aid. Medal for every finisher. Hot food and drink to buy at Race HQ.

  • Listing categories Ultra
  • Location / Region Hungerford
  • Date 17th September 2017
  • Distance 80 mi
  • Person Purple Patch Running
  • Address John O'Gaunt School Priory Road Hungerford Berkshire South East United Kingdom RG17 0AN
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