Info: This event is now full so all new entries will be placed on a waiting list.
To get a waiting 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 Waiting List Help.
This is a gem of a race with steep climbs, rough moor and fast paths, typifying all that’s best about South Pennine fell running. Starting close to Todmorden town centre, this race will take you to the parts of Tod that other races don’t reach.
Race start time 11:00am
Race Category: AM under FRA rules
660m of climbing over a distance of 13.3km
Minimum Age: 18
Venue: Todmorden Cricket Club, Centre Vale, OL14 7BS
Cut-off: Please note there will be a cutoff point at CP6, 2hrs from the start of the race. Runners will be asked to head back to race HQ along Burnley Road from CP6 after this point, due to marshalls being out on the course for prolonged periods
Prizegiving: Prizegiving will be around 1.30pm in the Cricket Club
Food: Hot food will be available from Race HQ. Meat / vegan chilli options at £6 per head
Safety and Kit requirements.Please note participation in this race will require full FRA mandatory kit requirements:
Waterproof Jacket and Waterproof Trousers (MUST have taped seams)
Hat (a Buff will not be accepted)
Map / Compass
This is an early season fell race so a strict no kit / no run policy will be in place
Travel/Parking: Please note the event HQ is less than 10mins walk from Todmorden railway station with good connections from Manchester/Leeds/Blackburn.
If driving please car share if possible, parking is available at the Cricket Club and surrounding streets.
Anyone who travels to the event by bike, train, bus or on foot let us know at registration and your name goes into the hat for generous prize draw at the end of the race.
Map can be downloaded from Todmorden Harriers Website
Course records: Female: Holly Page, Calder Valley (1:18:50) 2018 Male: Chris Holdsworth (1:02:37) 2023,
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