The Hobble is a trail race held on Remembrance Sunday in November. 

2023 event:

The longest established trail race in Essex – Sunday 12th November

16, 10 or 5 miles approx trail race on paths, tracks and country lanes.

This is a self navigation trail race using a written route description, which will be issued to you on the day. There are no markings or marshalsNo GPX. This is not a mass start event. You will be timed out and back in at the finish. 

Race HQ will be located at the Horse & Groom pub.

There are toilet facilities available.

£7 entry affiliated. £9 unaffiliated. Plus 50p booking fee.

Includes £3 voucher to spend at the pub on the day.

Please park with due care and attention to other people’s property and access.

Results will be posted on  &

To enable friends to run together it is possible to book more than once in your name. If you do enter more than once for others we will require all their details (emergency contact, mobile phone no of phone to be carried on the day, email address and confirmation that they agree to the same terms and conditions as the person who entered them) before the closing date or they will not be allowed to participate.

There will be no refunds for whatever reason apart from the race being cancelled. 

Enter here