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Sunday 24th October 2021

The Big Running Weekend

The BIG Running Weekend is back.

The Big Running Weekend (BIGRW) is a family-friendly running festival in and around the stunning Ecclesall Woods in south west Sheffield. It is a celebration of all things running with a strong fun, community feel. For 2021 we return with the Little BIG Running Weekend and an action packed program of running related activity.

Latest news – The Little BIG Running Weekend 2021 is happening!  October 23rd & 24th 2021.  Read the latest News

We have added in the Black Diamond Head Torch run for 6:30pm on Saturday October 23rd.
How much running can we cram into one day? Led Runs, Coached sessions, Family Fun… The Timetable is Here

To book your Little-Ticket for BIGRW 2021, click here

The 2021 Little Big Running Weekend is based at the Ecclesall Woodland Discovery Centre and is organised by WoodRun in association with Sheffield’s leading independent running Store Accelerate.

The event offers a multitude of running activities that cater for both beginners and experienced runners. You can attend as many sessions, runs and workshops as you like, whether you fancy just one led run, or join us for the whole day.

“Thanks for an awesome Big Running Weekend. What a fantastic and inspirational series of events and workshop. I loved the films and speakers, sharing their many and varied experiences, expertise and adventures along the way.”

The BIG Running Weekend 2022 is also back on the agenda for March 25th, 26th and 27th. Talks, films, workshops, coached sessions, family fun and games plus the usual spread of led runs… What more can you ask for?  More Here




The Big Running Weekend is a celebration of everything trail running, with sessions and events to suit all tastes!

  • Led Runs on the Outdoor City Run Routes
  • Wood Run Sessions on Technique, Strength and Stability
  • APC Trail School
  • Junior running workshop
  • Hill technique
  • Talks and Films
  • Kit Testing / Q&A
  • Night Running

Sunday 24th October 2021 at the Woodland Discovery Centre in Ecclesall Woods, S7 2QZ

Black Diamond Head Torch Run

We have added an extra Run into proceedings… Saturday October 23rd, 6:30pm – The Black Diamond Head Torch Run. So why not join …

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