Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k Trail Race

Course Route

Event Policy

The course is on footpaths and bridleways. The course is not completely level but there are no real challenging hills. The course maybe muddy if the weather condition have been wet.

2017 Sherwood Pines 10k & Family Fun Run - Update 27082017

Race day instructions have been emailed out to all runners who have registered for the Sherwood Pines 10k and Family Fun Run. Provisional start lists have also been sent out and included on the links below. Runners are asked to check the start lists and to notify us via our mailbox at if there are any errors on the lists. We are not able to accept any further race transfers or deferrals, but will have approx. 50 'on the day' places available for the 10k, and approx. 75 places available 'on the day' for the fun run. Those wishing to enter on the day are advised to register as early as possible on the day to guarantee their entry (registration will open at 9am). Note we are unable to accept any further entries once these places have gone. Further details including entry fees are included in the race day instructions (link below).

Please direct any other queries to

Bluebell Wood Fun Run

If you wish to enter the fun run please complete the entry form below and bring it with you on the day. On the day entry fee for the fun run is £3. 

Latest Update - 06 September 2016 - Prize Winners, Results and Photos  

On behalf of Run2U Events and the Forestry Commission I would like to thank you for taking part in the 2016 Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k Trail Race. We hope you enjoyed the good conditions and the race. 

A list of prize winners is below along with a link to the full results and official race photos.

The men’s race was won by Jordan Street from Clowne Road Runners in a time of 37:00. The ladies race was won by Amie Grainger in a time of 45:55. Congratulations to all our prize winners. (Prizes will be sent onto any prize winners who weren’t able to stay for the prize ceremony).

Thank you to those of you who have already left feedback on our Facebook page ( We would appreciate any further feedback on the event, and on how we can improve it for next year.

We would also be grateful if you could complete a quick Forestry Commission survey about your experience in the park. There’s also a chance to win great prizes!

We would also like to thank our army of over 60 volunteers including those from Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, Retford AC, Worksop Harriers, Gainsborough and Morton Striders, other local clubs and other friends and family. We would also like to thank all our event partners and sponsors including our main race sponsor The Lincolnshire Runner. 

Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k 2016 – Prize Winners

Results (Name, Age Category, Club, Gun Time)
1st Male – Jordan Street M Clowne Road Runners Club 37:00
2nd Male – Lewis Bingham M Unattached 37:28
3rd Male – James Rastall M Unattached 38:06
1st Male 20 and under – Elliot Schofield MJ 49:15
M40 – Matt Bailey M40 Shelton Striders RC 39:50
M50 – Simon Gordon M50 Unattached 41:03
M60 – Brain Lowndes M60 Maltby Running Club 49:48
M70 – Alan Titchmarsh M70 Unattached 52:14

1st Lady – Amie Grainger F Unattached 45:55
2nd Lady – Beverley Armstrong F35 Mansfield Harriers 46:18
3rd Lady – Chew Tan F35 Derbyshire Running Club 46:22 
1st Lady 20 and under – Lauren Staves FJ 47:59
F35 – Sarah Gardner-Hall F35 Unattached 46:34 
F45 – Gail Barber F45 Maltby Running Club 47:04
F55 – Barbara Lowndes Maltby Running Club 50:47
F65 – Steel City Striders 59:51

Men’s Team Trophy – Kingstone Runners
Ladies Team Trophy – Gainsborough and Morton Striders
Overall Team Trophy – Gainsborough and Morton Striders

Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k 2016 - Results

Queries on results (please quote Sherwood Pines)

Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k 2016 – Official Race Photos

Enquiries (other than result queries)

Event Sponsors
The Lincolnshire Runner -
Greencore Food To Go -
Lynx Blackbelt Leadership Academy -
Robin Hood Direct –  
Pilates Clinical Retford –
Wilkinson’s Stores Ltd –
Go Ape –
Sherwood Pines Cycles –

Event Partners
The Forestry Commission – Venue Provider / Event Partner
Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice – Official Charity Partner
St John’s Ambulance – Medical Provider
The Lincolnshire Runner and On-Running – Retail Partner
Mick Hall Photography – Official Photographer

UK Timing – Chip Timing Provider
One-in-tent Productions – PA Providers

Other Local Events
We are grateful to charities, and other local sports clubs and organisations that helped to support the 2016 Sherwood Pines 10k. We hope you’ll consider taking part in some of their events. These include:

Edwinstowe Christmas 10k Trail Race, Sherwood Forest Country Park Edwinstowe – 4th December  - (only 200 places left)
Sherwood Pines Park Run, Sherwood Pines – Every Saturday @9am – 
Clumber Park Run, Clumber Park – Every Saturday @9am – 
Hobo Pace races (various races between 10-100 miles through the year) –
Worksop Half Marathon, Worksop – 30th October - 

Run Britain
As the Sherwood Pines 10k Trail Race is a runbritain-licensed event, your time is included in calculating your free runbritain handicap score. More than 66,000 runners of all standards have now claimed their runbritain handicap score. As well as giving you a current score, between scratch and 36.0, your free personalised running biog page includes your current national ranking by age band and postcode, your position on the national ladder, your progress graph, your strongest distance, a head-to-head comparison with other runners and downloadable training schedules to improve your score next time you race. Your handicap score also updates automatically every time you complete a licensed event. To claim your score now, click on

Thank you once again for taking part in our event and we hope to see you again in 2017.

Race Organiser – Active Forest Sherwood Pines 10k Trail Race 2016
Run2U Events 

RUN2UEvent Management