Welcome to the Tywardreath Trotter website!

This year’s race will take place on Saturday 27 July.

The fun run will start at 5.00pm and the 7-mile race will start at 6.15pm.
(Note these times are 30 minutes earlier than previous years.)

To enter this year’s race, please apply online via the Cornish Riviera Box Office website

Entries will be accepted on the day but will cost £2.00 more. Also, we’ll be giving runners in the main race a goodie bag including this year’s race T-shirt, but if we run out we can only guarantee these to runners who have entered in advance.

Thanks to all our other race sponsors, including The New InnMay Whetter & Grose, Cornish Riviera Box Office, St Austell Brewery, Trenython ManorPipeworx, West Pharmaceutical Services, Coodes SolicitorsVarker Appliances, NE Tyres, Johns Hair Studio, Brocante, Richard’s Fruit & Veg, Imerys and Tywardreath Butchers.

Race venue: The New Inn,
Tywardreath, Cornwall, PL24 2QP.
Part of the Tywardreath Summer Fete celebrations.

The Trotter consists of a 1-mile fun run open to all ages and a 7-mile race open to competitors aged 16 or over.

Both races are approximately 50% off-road. Whatever your ability, you’ll be guaranteed a warm welcome at this friendly race just a mile from Cornwall’s south coast.
Expect green lanes, picturesque bridleways, some ups and downs and a rousing reception when you arrive back in the heart of the village!

If you’d like to book accommodation for the weekend, one of our sponsors, Trenython Manor, is offering a 15% discount from website prices. Trenython Manor is less than a mile from the centre of Tywardreath and has great leisure facilities you can use. To take up this offer just quote “Tywardreath Trotter”. For more details please see Trenython’s website here

Since 2006 the race has raised over £26,000 for local charities.

The race is Round 1 of the Cornwall Multi-Terrain Race Series and is promoted and assisted by St Austell Running Club.

For all the essential race-day information, please download our Runners’ Manual, which includes information on registration, route, refreshments, timings and directions.

Click here for the course records after 2018.

If you’ve got any questions, feel free to Contact Us