Sat 9 Sep 2023 Wadhurst, East Sussex, UK

Bewl Water Autumn | Marathon

A scenic bi-annual race series starting from near the Bewl Water Visitor Centre (Lamberhurst) Kent and following the Bewl around the reservoir route.

  • Sat 9 Sep 2023
Bewl Water, Wadhurst




Age 18 & over

  • 26.2 miles trail running


All 4 courses are run on a combination of undulating rural wooded trail and along some quiet country lanes, with lovely views of the lake for most of the route. Runners World rated as one of the top 10 marathons in the U.K. The ultra marathon, marathon, half and 10km for this race series are held in bi-annually and take place at the Bewl reservoir which is located at Lamberhurst, Kent in the heart of the Kent / Sussex countryside. The location for this series is set within 1000 acres of the picturesque Kent and Sussex countryside and these trail races follow the clockwise round the reservoir route at Bewl Water Country Park which is the largest lake in South East England. The routes are mainly off road and there are lovely views all around Bewl Water as you run through the forested areas and open countryside surrounding the lake. It is a three lap course for the ultra marathon, two laps for the marathon a one lap for the half and out / back run-route for the 10km. All routes are only undulating on certain sections with the majority being run on flat rural trails and quiet scenic country roads on the around the reservoir route.

This event is part of Bewl Water Autumn.

Event details

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Newcomers


  • Bag storage
  • Changing facilities
  • Rural
  • Toilets


  • 2 laps
  • Check points
  • Distance markers
  • First aid
  • Flat
  • Marshals
  • Undulating

What's included

  • Chip timing
  • Medal


  • Age 18 & over
  • Enter online

Other races at event

  • Sat 9 Sep 2023
  • #1 of 4
Bewl Water, Wadhurst




Age 15 & over

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sat 9 Sep 2023
  • #2 of 4
Bewl Water, Wadhurst

Half Marathon



Age 17 & over

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sat 9 Sep 2023
  • #4 of 4
Bewl Water, Wadhurst




Age 20 & over

  • 37.5 miles trail running