Frequently Asked Questions

When does it take place?

Sunday 20th March 2022, starting 10am prompt.

Where does it take place?

Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire.

Is there a time limit?

Yes, you must reach the 10 mile point within 2 hours 20 minutes.

Do I get a hoodie?

All finishers get a hoodie, treat this as like receiving a medal for completing the race.

Can I swap my hoodie if it's too big/small?

Sorry no. There will be no swaps available. You can change your hoodie size via SI Entries by 31st Jan 2022.

Can I find out the colour of the hoodie? 

In keeping with Ashby 20 tradition, no. You will have to wait to find out on the race day.

Can I wear earphones?

As with the majority of road events, earphones other than the bone conduction type are not allowed.

Can I Swap my Number?

Swaps to friends/clubmates are no longer allowed, however you may withdraw, and get a refund (less admin fee)

Is there a withdrawal cut-off date? 

Yes, Sunday 13th Feb as we start preparation for sending out race information, along with numbers. 

What if I get injured whilst running the 20 miles?

We have medical staff throughout the course. Please let our teams know and we'll do everything we can to assist you.

How many entries are available?

1650 entries will be allowed.

Will there be a results table?

Yes. Results will be available via our website

Will there be a virtual event

No there will not be a victual event as we are reverting back to the traditional actual road race. However we will continue to monitor the situation and adhere to government guidelines and we will act accordingly. 

Will I beat the Ashby 20 Gorrila?

Maybe, maybe not. We will let you all know what time the Gorrilla runs it in

Will I get a cheese & tomato cob?

Yes, the cheese and tomato cob is a traditional extra. 

Are wheelchairs allowed?

unfortunately the course isn't suitable for wheeled mobility vehicles 

What refreshments are available out on the course?

We have 4 drinks stations along the course. As the course is two laps you pass each of these twice, approx 3 miles intervals. However we do advice you to bring your own water/hydration if you can, to help prevent gathering at these stations.

Has the Ashby 20 completed a Risk Assessment?

Yes, in line with UKA requirements and guidance.

Are toilets available on the route?


Yes, we have portable toilets available at the start/finish area. we also have portable toilets available near each drink station.

Is there a minimum age?

Yes, to take part you have to be at least 18 on the date of the event.