Every competitor receives FREE ENTRY plus 1 adult and 2 children into Newby Hall and Gardens. One of Yorkshire's top attractions, this incredible country house has something for everyone. Tired athletes can relax in the top quality cafe or on the manicured lawns, while the children enjoy the adventure gardens and playground. A family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) would normally cost you £55.00. All you have to do is produce your race number and you and the family can get in for FREE.
Brief History of Newby Hall and Gardens
Designed by Sir Christopher Wren, with some of Britain's finest Robert Adam interiors Newby Hall is home to a wonderful collection of Chippendale Furniture, Gobelins tapestries and classics statuary. With 25 acres of award winning gardens including one of Europe's largest double herbaceous borders, an enchanting woodland walk and a miniature railway, younger visitors will also enjoy the exciting adventure gardens.
Open from 11am until 5pm, the Hall and Gardens cater for everyone. The Restaurant at Newby is run by The Yorkshire Party Company and offers a full range of delicious foods from sandwiches and soups, to mouth-watering salads and a tempting array hot hot meals all cooked to order. There is even a brunch menu on a Sunday which is ideal for post-race relaxation! With locally sourced ingredients, and fully licensed, this is a post-race treat you wont want to miss out on.
Free Camping. Unlike other events Functional Fitness offers free camping right next to the race venue.
Free Parking. Unlike other events Functional Fitness offers free parking right next to the race venue.
Free Kids stuff. In addition to the free entry into Newby Hall with lots of stuff to do for the kids, Functional Fitness also provide lots of activities for the children to do during the race - all free!