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Barney to Beach 2024 – book today!

Are you up for a challenge with a difference?  Families in Grief (FiG) and The Wave Project – two local North Devon charities – have joined forces to bring you an exciting new 14 km event – ‘Barney to Beach 2024’.  Starting in Barnstaple Pannier Market the route will take you through a variety of terrains, with some spectacular North Devon views along the way, finishing through the dunes and onto the beach at Crow Point. What a journey!


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And the children?

There will be a mile-long run through the dunes and beach around Crow Point. Ages 4 to 16 are welcome.

Barney to Beach in a nutshell

  • Entry fee of £26.50 per runner (or walker)
  • Entry fee of £100 per team of four
  • Entry fee of £5.50 per child
  • Starts Barnstaple Pannier Market at 9am, Sunday 15th September 2024
  • Length of route – 14 km (10 miles-ish)
  • Children’s Race (one mile) starts at 11am near the finish at Crow Point
  • Cut off time 1pm. Participants finishing after this time will officially no longer be part of the event
  • A medal for all finishers
  • Teas/refreshments available near the finish
  • Don’t fancy running? Then you can walk!

Friends and Family
Rally your friends and family to wave you off at the start. Then drive to Crow Point to drink tea and eat cake while waiting for you to finish – to celebrate your success!

Want a free entry?  Then get sponsored!
If you would like to be sponsored by family and friends to take part in Barney to Beach 2024, then that is music to our ears!  Provided you commit to raise a minimum of £100 per participant, or £300 as a team, we can waive your entry fee by way of thank you. Please email [email protected] if you want to go down this route and we will sort it out.

All proceeds from the event will go to support the work of The Wave Project and Families in Grief (FiG) .

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What better reason to do Barney to Beach? However you choose to go to the sea, let’s go there together!

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