Kirkstall Abbey 7




SUNDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER 2018 @ 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.The race will be chip timed again.

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

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

  Race Licence: 2018-31908

 Entries are now open

Online entry to any of the three events is via RACEBEST

Please read our privacy policy relating to personal data submitted online with your race entry:

KA7 Privacy Policy

Please use the links below to go direct to the online race entry pages:

 Racebest link KA7Mad Monk Meander linkKA7 Junior Race link

Note: No refunds available. Transfer of race entry to another person will be possible up to 16th September.


You will be able to enter any of the three events online through to 20 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 entries is 20th Sept.

Entry lists for all three events 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:

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




KA7 2017 Results

KA7 Junior Race Results

Mad Monk Meander Results

Photos of the event are now available on the links below:

KA7 2017 Photos

KA7 Mad Monk Meander & Junior Races 2017 Photos

A video of the KA7 race on youtube can be viewed via this link:

KA7 2017 Video


For previous year’s results please see the RESULTS page