Race Calendar

The Drop York

14 May 2023

York, North Yorkshire
Starts: 09:00
Distance: 10 or 15 Miles
Entry Fee: £35.00
A Different Kind of Race

A different kind of race

Using a little bit of military know how we have come up with possibly the most challenging race in the UK! The Drop offers a 15 and 10 mile option. Solo or make up a team of anyway you want. . At registration you will hand over all electronic devices, phones, watches and money! In return you will be given, a race number and an emergency bag. You will be placed on our bus, blindfolded* and then driven to your drop location (The distances are as the crow flies) from the event centre. Here you will be released, all you have to do is make your way back to the event centre. No Map No GPS No Route No Help No Compass You are fully self sufficient from the moment you leave the coach, make your own way. So run, walk or crawl your way back. Cut off time 4.5 hours (15 mile). Start Times - 09:00 Be warned now, the distances are as the crow flies *blindfolded, we will be using blackout safety goggles, we appreciate that some people may have problems but don't worry we have an alternative! The following will get you disqualified; Using of a gps device. Recording your progress is acceptable, but the device you use will have to be sealed in the emergency bag. (We will supply this all you have to do is seal!) Using a map other than any that we choose to give you or not! Using anything except your own two legs to get you to the finish! Breaking the seal on the emergency kit bag


Results for this race are not yet available.



10 or 15 Miles
Multi Terrain
See Map
Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Toilets
  • Baggage store
  • No water stations
  • No distance markers
  • No changing facilities
  • No showers
Race HQ:
The Hound Lounge, YO24 4HA

Start / finish location open all day serving some great food!

For all up to date information visit https://www.thedropuk.co.uk/the-drop-brighouse.html (we wont be sending out additional info!)

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