Dark Star River Marathon

Dark Star Brewery

Dark Star Brewery

 The 3rd Darkstar River Marathon will take place on the 31st of January 2016.

This will be the first race in our river marathon series for the year.

A 28.2 Trail Marathon up one side of the River Adur picking up a part of the Downslink past the Dark Star Brewery at Partridge Green and back down the other side.

The start will be at Shoreham Sea Scout Hut BN43 5LT at 09.00 registration from 08.00.

Next to Adur Outdoor Activity Centre, Shoreham by Sea.

As the event will be held in January we ask that only runners who have ran a Trail Marathon before enter and that all runners have adequate clothing and a mobile phone for the event. The event has a 6.30 hour cut off.

Please note this is not your usual type of marathon!!

We guarantee a nice muddy run, fully laden aid stations some nice warm food and tea or coffee at the end.

We have limited this race to 150 runners and you may enter through www.sientries.co.uk. Entry is open now and is only £28 /30 Affiliated or Unaffiliated.

Bag Store and Showers also available

This is event is being supported by the Dark Star Brewery Company and every runner will get a unique goody bag.

This event we will be run under ARC RUNNING CLUB rules. Permit and insurance details will be on show at the start.

Please note: NO REFUNDS or TRANSFERS on this race as we are trying to keep our race prices low and keep clerical time down to a minimum.

We look forward to seeing you in January. Race Details will be sent out nearer the Event.

 Route preview here adur marathon

We are proud to be supported by:


ultra marathon store

Physical Revolution Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Specialists

Physical Revolution

9 thoughts on “Dark Star River Marathon

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  2. Hi

    Please can I be added to the waiting list or am ready to take a space now!
    Had my eye on this race for a while but had a baby due today so couldn’t commit. However baby came early so I’m free (allowed) to run if you have a place 🙂 many thanks Karl

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  4. Dear STE, Can you let me know when, the Dark star Marathon for 2016 will be opened to join. Also will you be taking over the Downland 30 Ultra which was previously organised by the Hayward Heath Harriers, if you are can you give me the details.

    • Hi Andrew….we havnt finalised the dates for the Darkstar yet…Yes we have taken over the Downland Challenge…it wont take place this year but we are hoping to organise it for next year

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