Filthy Foxes Dirty Weekend 2016

2nd September 2016  |  Newnham Park

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The Filthy Foxes Dirty Weekend is a unique event aimed at women who enjoy being outdoors whether it's on bikes or on foot.

The weekend offers a selection of coached activities, tutorials and endurance events.
For the price of £80 per person, you can take part in as many activities as you like, and take advantage of free weekend camping in a beautiful location.

What's included

  • The site opens at 5pm
  • Evening tour of the park - run, ride or walk around an 8km-ish loop of the estate on gravel roads and wide forest tracks. The route will be waymarked with glowsticks, and you can enjoy a free glass of wine at the finish.

  • Mountain bike skills coaching
  • Outdoor circuits for strength and conditioning
  • Led trail run (various paces)
  • Yoga
  • Map reading
  • Bike maintenance and setup advice
  • Phsyio advice

  • Morning Yoga
  • Basic first aid for outdoor people
  • Endurance mountain bike event: exact format TBC, we expect it to be a 3 hour event for solos and teams to complete as many laps as they can (or as they want to).

How does it work?

When you arrive, you'll be able to sign up to as many activities as you want to, all included in your weekend ticket price of £80.
There will be multiple time slots for each activity, so that we can keep group sizes nice and small, and give everyone a chance to do everything if they want to. We have a fantastic team of instructors and experts on board to deliver the activities and give you advice over the weekend.

Can I bring my family?

Families are welcome to come and enjoy the free camping for the weekend, but the activities are only available for women. Husbands can come and put up the tent, cook for you, and then disappear for the day with the kids leaving you to enjoy yourself.

Where to stay

Free camping (basic)
You can chose to camp on site for no extra charge. The camping areas are very basic, but do include running water, flushing loos, flat ground for tents, sheltered areas for cooking and gravel areas for campervans. You can also make use of a shared indoor space. There are no showers on site, but the river is very refreshing!

Local campsite
If you like camping, but want some creature comforts, the nearest campsite is The Riverside Caravan Park, just 5 miles from the event. With a small pool, and the usual campsite facilities, it offers a little more luxury than our patch of grass! Early booking is advised.

Nearby hotels
There are a few options nearby catering for all budgets. Check out the hotel listings here.


Newnham Park
Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 5BN

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Fully Sussed Mountain Biking Academy

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