Kirkstall Abbey 7




SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2017 @ 10.00am


The KA7 is a 7 mile multi terrain course starting and finishing within the

Abbey grounds. A bottle of beer & goodie bag to all finishers.This year the race will be chip timed.

We will also be holding the 1 mile “Mad Monk Meander” at 9:00am and the 2 mile junior race at 9:25am as usual and will also be chip timed.

Race HQ is : Abbey Visitor Centre, Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, LS5 3EH. Registration opens at 8:30am.


 Entries are now open

Online entry to any of the three events is via RACEBEST

Please use the links below to go direct to the race page:

 Racebest link KA7Mad Monk Meander linkKA7 Junior Race link

You can also enter any of the races by printing the paper entry form and posting to us with your cheque.

Race Licence : 2017-29840

The entry form can be downloaded as a PDF file by clicking on the link below:


You will be able to enter any of the three events online or by post through to 15 Sept (unless the race entry limit for a particular event is reached earlier)

 Race numbers and timing chips for events will be available for collection on the day of the race from the race HQ. at Kirkstall Abbey.

KA7 title

Courses of all 3 events are not suitable for wheelchairs, are uneven in parts and slippery if wet

Trophies and cash prizes for : 1st male and female.

Cash prizes for 2nd, 3rd male and female

Prizes for 1st male & female V40, V45,V45, V50,V55, V60, V65.

Team (3 runners) prizes for 1st male club/team and 1st female club/team

Stephen Blades Trophy for the first local runner

Spot prizes will be handed out randomly on the finish line (sponsored by PECO)

All trophies/prizes presented at the race HQ approx 11:15am


Final event details will be emailed to all runners on approx. 14th Sept and posted on

Closing date for receipt of postal entries and online entries is 15th Sept.

Entry lists for all three events (including postal entries) will be posted on

Race numbers will be available for collection on the day from the race HQ


This race is part of the Leeds Athelics Network Series (see for details)

Any Questions? Please email to

Click on the map below for a large route map of the KA7 senior race which starts at 10:00am:



Click on the map below for a large route map of the KA7 junior race which starts at 9:25am:

2m Junior race map & Marshalls

Click on the map below for a large route map of the Mad Monk Meander fun run which starts at 9:00am:

1m Mad Monk Meander Fun Run Route



KA7 2016 Results

KA7 Trophy/Prize Winners

Mad Monk Meander 2016 Results

KA7 Junior Race 2016 Results


For previous year’s results please see the RESULTS page