The Ox Frolic race is a lapped 12-hour race consisting of a looped route, made up of a variety of off-road tracks through Cranborne Chase woods. You will pass lovely smelling garlic in the woods and experience some fantastic views. The race has a fun atmosphere with lots of support at the changeover point, where you can also grab something to eat, have a rest and cheer on others once you’ve finished! If you’re not sure what to expect, check out this review.
What is a Frolic?
Over a 12-hour period, you do as much running as you want. Complete at least one lap to get your medal and goody bag. Frolics are relaxed events with a fun atmosphere. As a solo runner, you can do as many laps as you want in the time limit. For more details see our dedicated Frolic page here.
Minimum age requirement for entry is 20 years old for solo runners and 18 years for Team runners.
Canicross runners can also take part in this race. This race allows you to run with your canine companion and experience the route together, as part of our dog-friendly races. Each runner can have up to two dogs and you will start approximately 15 minutes ahead of the main race. If you’re new to Canicross running, check out this review for all you need to know.