Fell Running experience essential.
START Peoples Hall GR 655923
CP1 Arant Haw summit GR 662947
CP2 Castley Knott summit GR 642963
CP3 Stream junction nr Black Force GR 647997
CP4 Stream junction in Bowderdale GR 679996
CP5 Calf summit GR 668970
CP6 Winder summit GR 654933
FINISH Peoples Hall GR 655923
Cut offs - these will be strictly enforced and runners should note that it is their own responsibility to make their own way back to HQ under their own steam.
Full Kit Required - Kit Check at registration
Please close farm gates where neccessary.
The race route is soon on the open fell climbing steeply at first and then traverse's under Winder on a path before bearing left up to Arant Haw cp1, a fast grassy descent going west at 1st then contours down to the stream crossing before the steep pull to Castley Knott cp2, descending below Brown Knoll and then a long contour and gradual climb to the hidden cp3 in the dip, between cp 3 and cp4 is mainly pathless, a reccy would be useful, and good nav skills, from cp4 its then on main paths up to the Calf cp5 and onwards and mainly downwards to Winder cp6, and then a last dive down to the finish.
Refreshments to be served at HQ
Male record: K Anderson - 01:57:11 - 1991
Female record: V Wilkinson - 02:19:34 - 2014