This is the 2019 version of the famous County Marathon, the annual hiking
An exciting event led by Essex Scouts for members of Explorer Scouts, Scout Network and Leaders and Active Support units. Putting your navigation skills to the test, County Marathon is an excellent event to train and develop your team work and hiking skills whilst having fun with your friends.
Team categories for may inlcude: –
• Explorer Scout Novice
• Explorer Scout Experienced
• Explorer Scout Assisted – Points / Experience / No trophy
• Network Novice
• Network Experienced
• Leader Novice
• Leader Experienced
Any team with the right amount of experience and determination can enter as Experienced, any team with two or more members who have completed two County Marathons previously must enter as an Experienced team.
To encourage less experienced participants, we have an assisted category, teams can enter and receive as much or little help from Leaders as they wish or need during the event.
Check back regularly for updates on the 2019 event and details on bookings and costs.