The ‘What’, ‘Who’ and ‘How Much’ of Race to the Stones

This should answer some of your most common questions about Race to the Stones. Have a look around our other pages for more detail about shoes, nutrition, tips and advice and more.


These tips will be suitable for all of the Threshold Ultra Trail Series events:


Race to the Tower

  • 10th -11th June 2017
  • From Stoneridge farm to Broadway Tower (The South Downs Way)
  • 52.6 miles

Race to the King

  • 24th-25th June 2017
  • From Slindon Estate to Winchester (The South Downs Way)
  • 53.2 miles

Race to the Stones

  • 15th-16th July 2017
  • From Lewknor to Averbury
  • 100km





Who is the Threshold Ultra Trail Series for?


You don’t have to be an experienced ultra runner, but don’t under-estimate the challenge of these distances – ranging from a double marathon to 100km.  It’s a very long way whether you run it or whether you walk it.


It’s for someone who wants a challenge, in a beautiful environment – just make sure you do the training required to ensure that you finish.


How much do the different races cost?


The pricing structure is the same for each race, with options for one day, two days and camping overnight if required.



Is there a Race to the Stones Discount code?


There is no general code, but Profeet customers are eligible for a 10% discount on the entry fee. Simply ask at Profeet reception when you get your shoes fitted and they will give you a leaflet with all the details.




Do Threshold Ultra Trail Series competitors qualify for a discount at Profeet?


Yes.  All competitors across any of the three races are eligible for a 15% discount at Profeet.


Profeet is a sports footwear specialist – take a look at this link for info on which shoes Profeet team members have used for Race to the Stones.


This is what you can expect from a run assessment at Profeet:


867-869 Fulham Road
London SW6 5HP

call 020 7736 0046

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