Now in its 56th year, the event covers a four-and-three-quarter-mile course over field and dale, on rough paths and tracks. It features a crossing of the River Dove at the Stepping Stones beauty spot.
This year’s race take place on Sunday November 6 at 11am. Last year over 1,500 runners of all ages and capabilities competed.
There are trophies for winners in the open class, under-18s, under-14s, over-60s, women and locals.
This year, there will also be a separate race for under-10s, starting at 10am.
Entry is £5 on the day only, starting from 9am, and there is no charge for parking.
Full details are available at http://www.dovedaledash.co.uk, or contact the organisers on 01335 350 410 or 01335 350 239
And the good news – the toilets will still be open so there will be no Paula Radcliffe moments!Follow @pdview