Can you spot yourself at Kesgrave’s Run or Cycle Challenge?

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners and cyclists took to the Speedway track at Foxhall Stadium at the weekend for an exciting new off-road challenge.

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Almost 200 people took on the ROC Challenge at the home of the Ipswich Witches on Saturday - a double-header event involving both a cycling and a running time-trial.

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Participants took on laps of a 3.5 mile course which wound its way through the local woodland areas as well as the legendary motor racing-track.

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

There was also a fun-run during the day, allowing youngsters to join the fun.

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Events director Greg Cooper, said it could not have gone any better.

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant


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"It was excellent, he said, "a really great event."

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

"We had almost 200 people take part and even more people waving and cheering them on.

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

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"When setting up the event, we couldn't believe there had never been a running event at the stadium before."

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

The challenge, organised by Run or Cycle events, looks to return to the stadium next year. An event is also planned at Christchurch Park in Ipswich next year in May.

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

For more information visit www.runorcycleevents.com

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Run or Cycle held their last event at Foxhall Stadium in November Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Run or Cycle held their last event at Foxhall Stadium in November Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countrysi

Runners of all ages took part in a day long cross country cycling and running event in the countryside around Foxhall Stadium Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Xander Nixon and Ceasal Nessling with their medals Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Xander Nixon and Ceasal Nessling with their medals Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Younger runners got to take part in a fun run Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

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