Sat 14 Sep 2024 Clitheroe, Lancashire, UK

Born Survivor | Lancashire | 10K

Mud-fuelled assault course designed by Royal Marine Commandos, featuring 30+ obstacles designed to inspire greatness. Have you got what it takes to survive?

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  • Sat 14 Sep 2024
Sawley, Clitheroe




Age 16 & over

  • 10 km multi terrain running


A brand new site, with a whole new course! Come and pitch yourself against the rugged landscape of the Ribble Valley. 

Located in the heart of Lancashire’s scenic Ribble Valley… Gisburn is known for mountain biking and stunning backdrops. This course’s rugged nature is it’s beauty and accurately mirrors the terrain used in Commando Training. This fierce course features 30 + epic Military Grade Obstacles, epic slides, leg sapping mud and natural barriers including river crossings!

Assemble the troops… It’s time for you and your buddies to step up and earn your medal and show your mettle on the UK’S most authentic Military Obstacle Course.

Not your average obstacle course

If you’re after a new physical challenge for you and your friends then look no further than Born Survivor! Make no mistake, Born Survivor’s not your average mud run or obstacle fun day – this is the ultimate military obstacle course challenge.

See what you're made of

Born Survivor has quickly become one of the most exciting and innovative obstacle course events in the country. Taking part in a Born Survivor event will test your personal fitness, courage, determination, teamwork and camaraderie to the limit.

Have you and your team got what it takes?

This event is part of Born Survivor | Lancashire.

Event video

  • All fitness levels
  • Dogs allowed
  • Event village
  • Families
  • Fancy dress
  • Spectators
  • Teams
  • Traders at event

Courses for all abilities and fitness levels… It's time to prove you were Born to Survive!

  • 6K Survivor
  • 10K Survivor
  • 10K Elite


6K course

Perfect for beginners.

Half the distance and with 18+ obstacles it's a tough day out of the office for most! Complete this challenge and you’ll be back next time to take on the 10km classic! This is the epic challenge you have been searching for and to focus your fitness goals.

10K course

The ultimate test.

The classic Born Survivor 10km challenge is the stuff of legend! This epic stretch of stunning terrain is packed with 30 obstacle challenges to put you and your team through your paces as you run, crawl, leap and haul yourselves through each task.

Make it to the finish and you can bask in your glory at the buzzing event village. This is the epic challenge you have been searching for.

Teams / pairs

Born Survivor is most fun as part of a team. Grab a buddy and let the battle commence.


Everybody finishes

If you dare take on this adventure you’ll need a stiff upper lip to conquer the challenge alone. Teamwork is encouraged and even if you don’t enter as a team you’ll assist your fellow Survivors in completing the course. But it’s not a race; it’s designed as a challenge for everyone over the age of 16 to tackle at their pace, whatever their ability.

We took it at our own pace, and just had fun, the sense of achievement is like nothing else I've experienced.


Spectators are welcome to explore the family-friendly courses and take in the special vibe that is Born Survivor. They can chill out in the buzzing Born Survivor event village before cheering you on as you tackle the epic course finale…The Blitz!


Kids will love seeing you covered in mud and tackling the obstacles. There will also be a kids’ obstacle course.

What's on site

There are awesome food and drink outlets and great opportunities to take photos of the final few obstacles as runners return to base.

  • Quality food and drink vendors
  • Born Survivor bar
  • Covered M/F changing areas
  • Bag drop
  • Kit supply vendors
  • Nearby dedicated event car parking
  • Pre book coach parking
  • Professional medical and radio cover
  • Awesome access for spectators

  • Bag storage
  • Bar
  • Changing facilities
  • Entertainment
  • Music
  • Paid parking
  • Toilets

Event HQ

Ribble Valley

Located in the heart of Lancashire’s scenic Ribble Valley… Gisburn is known for mountain biking and stunning backdrops.


Parking will be available on site and will be subject to a cash payment on the day. Coach parking must be pre-booked:

  • £8 per car
  • £15 per Mini Bus
  • £30 per coach


  • First aid
  • Marshals
  • No cut off time
  • Out and back
  • Traffic free
  • Undulating
  • Water stations
  • Wave start
  • Way markers

  • Medal
  • Technical t-shirt

Survivor swag included

Everybody finishes and everyone gets to take home this epic bundle of survivor swag so you can remember the feeling of achievement for years to come.

  • Survivor medal
  • Born Survivor technical t-shirt
  • Temporary tattoos
  • Born Survivor headover
  • Professional digital photos

  • Age 16 & over
  • Entries open
  • Enter online
  • Event merch available
  • Series discount
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You can select your preferred wave start time. For safety and numbers per start wave your start time may be adjusted slightly. You will be informed of your final wave start time 1 week in advance of the event. 

Double deployment

Cheshire and Lancashire discounted entry: £116.95

Entry fees

Entry fee


We took it at our own pace, and just had fun, the sense of achievement is like nothing else I've experienced.

The best of the best, pushing themselves to the limit, this is not for the faint hearted.

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