On 9th November 2019 the Davagh Forest 10k marks the beginning of the 11th Sperrin Harriers Winter League, an event which has grown into one of Northern Ireland’s best loved set of trail races, attracting all types of runners from beginners to top athletes. Its popularity is testament to the picturesque venues, great atmosphere, and warm welcome that make the League so unique.

The 5 races comprising the Winter League are:

  • Davagh Forest 10k, on 9th November 2019
  • Lough Fea 5k, on 14th December 2019
  • An Creagan 5M, on 11th January 2020
  • Drum Manor 10k, on 1st February 2020
  • Parkanaur Forest 10M, on 15th February 2020

Entry to each race is £7 affiliated and £9 unaffiliated, with tea, coffee and refreshments served to all runners taking part.

Our first event, the Davagh Forest 10k, starts at 12 noon, and involves a chip timed, scenic and testing trail route through the beautiful rolling landscape outside Cookstown. Many thanks to ‘Outsource’ who are sponsoring the race.

Winter League Rules

Please help us with the administration by pre-registering. Race fee is payable on race day. You only need to register your details once. Your details will be retained for all subsequent races in our 2019/20 Series. Pre-Registration list for each race will be generated at 10pm sharp on Thursday night before the race.

Winter Series Pre-Registration Form