The Race For Wildlife - Race for Wildlife

A 7.5 mile race though the countryside north of Penzance including breath-taking views of Mounts Bay and St Michael’s Mount. It includes off-road tracks through a couple of fields with Cornish stiles to cross and it is run over uneven stony ground across the moors as well as on tarmacked roads. The first half of the run is uphill with the second half being downhill with a slight kick uphill to the finish at Penwith College. Not suitable for wheelchair users. No dogs allowed on college premises or to run in the race due to livestock in some fields. No earphones/iPods/personal stereos are allowed to be worn or instant DQ! 1 hour 45 minute cut-off time A percentage of the entry fee goes to Cornwall Wildlife Trust and their work protecting Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places. Cornwall Wildlife Trust website


  • Course address Penwith College
    St Clare Street
    TR18 2SA
  • Venue facilities: Race HQ, parking, baggage area, toilets and showers are at Porthcurno Building, Penwith College, St Clare Street, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2SA. Registration opens at 8.30am.



  • Race Title: Race for Wildlife
  • Race Date:
  • Licence Status: Full Licence
  • Distance: 7.5 miles
  • Limit:350
  • No of Entrants Previously:258
  • Minimum Age: 17
  • Profile: Hilly
  • Water stations:Yes
  • Awards/mementos: Yes
  • Distance markers:
  • Course Address: Penwith College
    St Clare Street
    TR18 2SA

Entry Fees

  • Adult Affiliated £16.00
  • Adult Unaffiliated £18.00

Online Entry

  • Race: Race for Wildlife
  • Entries Closed: 24/11/2019
  • Minimum Age: 17
  • Affiliated Runner Fee: £16.00
  • Un-affiliated Runner Fee: £18.00