The RHAC Trail Running Section proudly presents

The 27th running of the
Rowbotham's Round Rotherham International Event
through the South Yorkshire Forest 
is planned for place on 17 October 2009

Note significant change of date, 2 months earlier than previously

New pictures for 2008 Pictures from Algis Motuza  ©Algis Motuza, 2008

Full picture set, with opportunity for purchase, on Armada Photography website


Not yet prepared for 2009:

Entry form: individual and relay  These are a .pdf files - best to 'right click, save as target' and then print
(forms are identical - depends what appears on first page.)
(Do not use BARR form as it is incomplete)

The Round Rotherham is a qualifying event (1 point - 4 points needed)  for the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc®

It can also be used as a qualifying event for the LDWA 100-mile event (follow links to event and rules)

and is used as a training event for the Marathon de Sables

Main 2008 results (individual, team and relay) have been posted. 

Full information, including any route changes, for this year's event.  Additions will generally be made there.
Enquiries: Henry Marston

Picture galleries present pictures in random order

Pictures from Algis Motuza (then a) Trainee Photojournalist, Norton College, Sheffield
 taken on part of the race (Firbeck to Old Denaby). ©Algis Motuza, 2007

My pictures from 2007 

Pictures on Stage 1 of the route Dec 2006

Pictures on Stage 2 of the route Dec 2006

Pictures on Stage 3 of the route Dec 2006

Pictures on Stage 4 of the route Dec 2006

Pictures on Stage 5 of the route Dec 2006

Pictures on Stage 6 of the route Dec 2006

These will be organised when time allows, and form part of Round Rotherham in Pictures.  
I can, in due course, provide higher resolution versions on request.  

Pictures from the presentation Dec 2006
High resolution copies of the presentation can be provided on e-mail request to 

Some pictures on the route at Roche Abbey from an earlier year

Individuals: 80 km (50 miles) 
Teams: 8-stage relay

(Alternative web page, follow links to RRR)

The 27th running of the event is on 

Saturday 17 October 2009

from our Event Centre, DVC Sports,

adjacent to the Manvers Roundabout


For full information, click on the logo or title

Ukranians at the International RRR

Note: the following information is progressively updated for the current year

Download a paper entry form (for individual and relay)
(Do not use BARR form as it is incomplete)

Download directions to event centre

Download 2006 changes to Stage 1 (reflecting change of event centre)

Download 2007 changes to Stage 7 (in pictures)

Download full map - for 2008 - any 2009 changes will be added as they are determined

Download written description - for 2008 - route changes for 2009 will be incorporated 

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Updated 09 February, 2009