New 10k will be a Devil of a race

RUNNERS from the Observer area are invited to take part in the first 10k run in the Devil’s Punch Bowl in Hindhead on Sunday, September 15 (10am).

This single lap race in spectacular scenery has been made possible by the opening of the Hindhead A3 tunnel.

The organisers, the Black Down and Hindhead Supporters of the National Trust and the Haslemere Border Athletic Club, are hoping to attract up to 500 runners.

Entry is £12 for club-affiliated runners and £14 for others, with commemorative T-shirts and medals for all participants. Entry on the day will be £2 more. Enter online at or request an entry form from: Race Organiser, 8 Whitmore Vale Cottages, Whitmore Vale Road, Grayshott, Hants, GU26 6LU or email

Prize vouchers will be awarded to the first, second and third male and female participants and the same for veterans.