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The calendar of events is building and developing.
More than just another race, look out for talks and even recce runs on some of the Trail Races we organise. This will be the page to check back to for all the latest additions to the Accelerate Running Events Calendar and will include those events we assist and volunteer our support and experience.  So keep your eyes peeled for updates…
The Accelerate Running Events Co, more than just racing.


The Canal Canter LogoNEW, NEW, NEW – The Canal Canter
The Canal Canter – five miles of traffic free flat racing from Victoria Quays in Sheffield city centre.
New for 2019 you can enter each individual race or complete 3 out of 4 events to be eligible for the Canal Canter League.

Race 1: 28th April 2019
Race 2: 18th August 2019
Race 3: 27th October 2019
Race 4: 15th December 2019
Further information can be found Here >>


March, 20th, 21st and 22nd The BIG Running Weekend >>
The whole of the Accelerate Running Community comes together for the best weekend of running ever!

Watch this space for details of our new events for 2020, which are set to include a looped urban ultra, a woodland night race, a hilly five mile series to complement the Canal Canter as well as repeats of the tried and true Dig Deep weekend and the Ladybower 50!

The DIG Deep Trail Races are supported by:







Whirlow Hall Farm Trust

Whirlow Hall Farm works directly with children across South Yorkshire; whether it’s developing a healthy relationship with food, seeing an animal for the first time or helping to get their lives back on track.

Together, we help thousands of local children and young people to raise their aspirations and improve their life chances.

To find out more, visit

Dig Deep 2019 – Results

Dig Deep is over for this year, and we want to say thank you to everyone who ran, marshalled and supported the event …

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