Turnpike Trot 10k & Rabbit Run 5k


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Sunday 18th October 2020 

ARC race permit : 20/066

New date Sunday 3rd October 2021

ARC Race Permit: 21/022


The North York Moors National Park in conjunction with the Hardmoors Race Series present the Turnpike Trot 10k Trail Race and the Rabbit Run 5k Trail Race.

Both events are staged in the beautiful North York Moors amongst some of the most stunning scenery in the UK.
Each Trail Race is well marked and marshalled so no navigational skills are needed.
So whether you are new to Trail Running or a budding athlete or simply looking for an unforgettable day out in the North York Moors, a family friendly atmosphere and some beautiful trail running awaits you.
The races start from the Danby Visitor Centre. The Danby Centre boasts an indoor Climbing Wall; an outdoor play area; a gift shop with books and local crafts and souvenirs; woodland and riverside trails; a picnic area and Tea Rooms to replace those lost calories burnt off from running.

Route Map

A provisional 2020 route map is available here


Start: The Moors National Park Centre
Lodge Lane
Whitby YO21 2NB



Trail 10k – 1000-1030
Trail 5k – 1030-1100

Trail 10k Start 1100hrs
Trail 5k Start 1130hrs

Entry Fee

5k – Attached (UKA Athletics) – £11. Unattached – £13
10k – Attached (UKA Athletics) – £21. Unattached – £23

Minimum Age

10k– 16
5k -14

Children between the ages of 7 – 13 are allowed to enter the 5k if running with their parent/guardian (Parent/guardian must accept full responsibility for their Child)

Price includes
Finishers medals
Fully marshalled and marked route
Prizes for Category Winners including an Under 18’s Category.

Moors Run Risk assessment


Sorry Dogs are not allowed to run in either the Turnpike Trot or the Rabbit Run

How to Enter   (300 limit)

Entries open on Saturday 18th April at 1800

Entries will close Sunday 4th October or when the race is full

Online Entries available only (use below link)

Online Entries – ENTER HERE


Refunds to race entries will not be made once the entry date has closed. Up to 4 weeks before the race date any refunds will be subject to a 20% admin charge. From 4 weeks to 2 weeks prior to the race date refunds of 50% will be made. Entries will not be suspended to the following year. Entries may not be transferred from one person to another




Turnpike trot 10k

Turnpike Trot 2019 Results

Turnpike Trot 2018 Results

Turnpike Trot 2017 Results

Turnpike Trot 2016 Results

Turnpike Trot 2015 Results

Rabbit run 5k

Rabbit Run 2019 Results

Rabbit Run 2018 Results

Rabbit Run 2017 Results

Rabbit Run 2016 Results

Rabbit Run 2015 Results