2nd December 2017

FOXLEASE

Welcome to the Maverick Silva Dark Series. If you enjoy trail running in the daylight then you are in for a real treat running in the dark! It's an amazing experience; your senses are heightened, you immerse yourself deep in the surroundings, with your head torch on the trails streak past you at warp speed, you concentrate on making that perfect foot placement so as not to take a tumble.

The New Forest is home to our Hampshire Maverick Silva Dark Series event and we really love running in this awesome place. The routes wind into the forrest with snaking trials  to keep your mind occupied. The forest is a living and working place where ponies, donkeys and cattle freely graze the land, so we have to ask you to be mindful of the wildlife and livestock at this time of the year. Deeper in the forest you will come across the mighty oak and beech canopies, their branches cutting eerie shadows as you lose yourself in this stunning place.  There will be winners prizes for the 1st male and female finishers across all distances. The darkness awaits...

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Location

Foxlease, Clay Hill, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7DE
(Map)

Details

Gates Open: 15:30pm
Registration: 16:00pm
Race Start: 17:00pm

Pricing

Short


Standard Entry: £17.50
Season Pass: £45.00

Middle


Standard Entry: £25.00
Season Pass: £65.00

Long


Standard Entry: £30.00
Season Pass: £75.00

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How it works

As with all Maverick events you can expect an on-course hydration and nutrition outpost provided by Precision Hydration. There will also be prizes for the winners of each distance, male and female.

As a guide you should always:
• Follow the on course signage
• Listen to on course marshals
• Take care when crossing roads
• Be considerate to others
• Please close all gates, DO NOT litter!

What you get

Free Parking

Fully Marked Course

Precision Hydration Outposts

Fully Timed

Online Results

Finishers Medal

Maverick Ale

Silva demo lights

TRAIL RUNNER 2: LIMITED NUMBER AVAILABLE

Limited Number Available

There will be a small number of Silva head torches available to demo at this event, for more information ask an event marshal when you arrive. Please bring your own torch to this event. You can purchase the Silva Trail Runner 2 here.

Essential items

You should bring

  • • Head Torch (you MUST have a head torch or you will not be able to run)
  • • Trail shoes
  • • Rain jacket
  • • Mobile phone (in case of emergency)
  • • Enough food and drink to last you the race - there will be hydration outposts on course provided by Precision Hydration

Recommended gear

Extra support for the Dark Series from Runderwear

Mens

Merino Runderwear
Brief

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Runderwear Long
Boxer

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Runderwear
Brief

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Women

Merino Runderwear Brief

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Runderwear Hot Pants

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Runderwear Low-Rise Hipster

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Catch the Runderwear team at The Maverick Silva Dark Series Dorset (8 Dec 2018)

How to stay hydrated

Take Precision Hydration's free trail running sweat test to get a hydration plan tailored to your Maverick race

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