Info: This event uses pre-selection lists to allocate entries.
To get a pre-selection list entry just enter as normal. No payment is required at this stage as there is no guarantee of being offered a place. If the Event Organiser is able to offer you a place they will send you an email inviting you to enter. You will then be asked to come back to this site and make your payment to confirm your entry. For more details please see our Pre-selection List Help.
This race takes place on a linear route starting at Marsden Cricket club and finishing in a field in Edale village. Runners need to be self-sufficient for the race and have their own transport arrangements to get to the start and away from the finish. There are checkpoints on the route. Each runner must visit every check point in order.
Registration opens at 07:00 and the race starts 08:30
Every runner must carry full FRA standard kit plus additional items for the duration of the race. A full kit check will take place at registration. The required kit is: Full waterproof jacket with hood and waterproof bottoms (both with taped seams), hat and gloves, map (the Dark Peak map which just excludes Marsden is acceptable) compass, whistle and some emergency food plus shoes suitable for fell running, long sleeved top, head torch, emergency "survival" bag (foil or plastic)
This year SPORTident will be providing the timing/results and split times will be available for each leg of the race
All profits from the race will go to Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team who manage the event on the day.
This event is dependent on the Snake Pass being open for traffic to access Snake Summit on the day.
Maximum entry 250 after that new entries will be on a waiting list
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