Saturday 25th August 2018

Overload puts 2 types of obstacle race on

First there will be the Overload UKOCR trophy race which will see up to 100 of the best in the country take on a minimum of 10km of undulating terrain with over 40 manmade and natural obstacles, Anyone is welcome to run in this wave and there will be prizes for top three men and women to cross the line

Following the super fast racers we offer all other runners a chance to run the same course as fast or as slow as you want, join your friends, run with the family or run alone everyone is welcome to run, each lap will be around 5-6km long and you can run more than one lap at no extra cost,

All finishers in the above events will receive an awesome running vest and an amazing overload Medal

You are then welcome to join fellow runners in the onsite Bar and swop war stories or just chillax listening to the sounds from our race directors eccentric music library

Sunday 26th August 2018

Take on our ultimate #oldskool cross country run!

Completely off road, over fields, through mud and up and down the hills. Each lap is approx. 5km long and you have 2 hours to do as many as you can

All finishers will receive an awesome #oldskool overload vest and overload medal.

And lets not forgot the bar after to swap stories!

Where is the Overload venue

OVERLOAD Derby will be held at:

Mercaston Lane, Brailsford,
Derbyshire, DE6 3BJ

Event Details

How much does it cost?

Check back for more details 

Arriving at the event

Please arrive at least an hour before your wave to give you time to get parked, register for the run, drop off bag and valuables and take part in the recommended complimentary warm up.

Runners can only run in the wave they have been entered into. Different coloured wrist bands will signify which wave you are in.


Parking at the event

There is on-site parking at the event and a £5 parking fee. Roads in the area are very narrow. Please do not park on the verges or block driveways or roads etc. as your vehicle will be removed.

Please make sure you park your vehicle safely and securely. OVERLOAD cannot be held liable for theft or damage to your vehicle caused whilst at the event.

The OVERLOAD Village

The OVERLOAD Village will be set up in the field next to the car park. There will be food and drink for spectators and OVERLOAD runners, We encourage spectators to follow the spectator route to see family and friends challenge our biggest, muddiest and most fun challenges (all within 5 minutes from the event village), it’ll be a great place to enjoy the whole day.

Please note that there will be toilet facilities but showers are only available for Campers


What To Bring

Photo ID – Passport or Driving Licence

Cash – for car parking,  food & drink, clothing, event village, etc. (There will be no cash machines on site)

Event Registration

The Registration Tent will be set up in the Overload Village and is where you will need to pick up your running number and wrist band for your wave. You’ll be asked to provide ID to confirm your registrations details. Do not forget your ID - if you can’t provide it at registration we won’t be able to let you take part in the event.


What to wear/bring

• Clothes you feel comfortable running in. This does not mean you can run naked guys!!

• Normal running shoes. To protect other participants, land and obstacles, no spikes or studded shoes will be allowed

• Hat and gloves (if the weather is cold)

• Protection against the sun, if it is warm (sun cream)

• Towel and change of clothes to put on after the run.

• Water / wet wipes to get cleaned up with ( unless booking Premium camping)

Premium Camping

• Premium camping is situated in a private field next to the event village

• There will be exclusive showers and toilets available

• Price is £10 per adult (1 child Free with every adult) and includes Premium Car parking Pass

• Small BBQ / cooking facilities are allowed

• All rubbish must be put in designated collection points