As part of the Sheffield ‘Outdoor City Weekender’ now in its third year, the Big Running Weekend joins for the first time.

Based at the Eccelsall Woodland Discovery Centre, the Big Running Weekend 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 weekend.

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


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What's On

Friday 9th March

7 pm Inov-8 Talk - Ben Mounsey
8:30 pm Led Run

Saturday 10th March

10 am APC Trail School
10 am Led Run (Red & Black Routes)
10:30 am Wood Run (Technique)
1 pm Wood Run (Strength)
2 pm Saucony Hill Sprint Challenge
2:30 pm Junior Running Talk and Workshop
2:30 pm Hill Technique Session
4pm Wood Run (Stability)
5:30 Silva Night Trail Workshop
7pm Inov-8 Talk - Damian Hall
8pm Inov-8 Films

Sunday 11th March

10 am APC Trail School
10:30 am Led Runs
11 am Family Wood Run
1 pm Family Wood Run
1:30 pm Led Runs
1:30 pm Silva Navigation Workshop
3 pm Women's Running Talk
3 pm Wood Run - Hill Technique