The second race in the Winter League Trail Series is the 5K on the trail around Lough Fea on 2nd December 2017 at 12 noon. Registration is from 11am to 11.45am.
This 5K course is flat and fast and is suitable for both experienced runners aiming for a fast time, and also beginners / novice runners looking for an easy starter race. As usual there will be refreshments served after the race.
Your usual road running shoes are suitable for all our trail races. However it may be advisable to wear shoes that give you sufficient support as some of the trails can be uneven with loose or soft surfaces.
Lough Fea is located half way between Cookstown and Draperstown along the B162 (Lough Fea Road). For anyone using a GPS the Postcode is BT80 9TU.
If travelling from Cookstown take the B162 (Lissan Road / Lough Fea Road) for Draperstown and travel for five miles. Lough Fea will be on your left hand side.
If travelling from Draperstown, take the B47 (Sixtowns Road) through the village of Straw. Turn left at the crossroads onto the B162 (Disert Road / Lough Fea Road) and travel for approximately four miles. Lough Fea will be on your right hand side.