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Cannock Chase Trig Point Race

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Sunday 7th January 2024

Entries Open
Monday 27th November 2023
Entries Close
Thursday 4th January 2024
Entries So Far
148 Participants
Waiting List Entries
2 Participants
Entry Fees
FRA Member   £12.00   
Non Member   £14.00   
Bob Dredge

If necessary details will be updated on the Merca web site

Approximately 26.5k with 540 metres of climb ( FRA category CL) - mainly on tracks and paths but some open terrain (depending on route choice). There will be a compulsory retirement cut off at Moors Gorse at 65 minutes on the outward leg and runners not meeting this will be required to not proceed to Castle Ring but return to the finish.

All runners must visit the following check points taking their chosen routes (Note a race specific map can be purchased through SiEntries and a copy will be on the Mercia website).

  1. Start - Milford Common (GR 975 210)
  2. Rifle Range (995 180)
  3. Moors Gorse (025 151)
  4. Castle Ring (043 128)
  5. Moors Gorse (025 151)
  6. Glacial Boulder (980 181)
  7. Finish - Milford Common (975 210)

Entry - Pre entry only by Thursday 4th January, limit 150 competitors.

Car Park and Registration - Milford Hall Cricket Club, Main Road, Milford, ST17 0UL. Registration from 09.40 and closes at 10.35 prompt. Race briefing  at start at 10.50.

Start - 11.00 to east of Dora Rose nursing home, Milford Common, 10 minutes’ walk from registration - do not park here please.

Emergency Contacts - 07974 089335 or 07539 251510

Please note the following:

  • There will be water provided at the Moors Gorse check point.
  • The course will not use the Brereton Spurs check point used in previous races.
  • Si Timing will be used and runners will be allocated “dibbers” to be collected at registration
  • FRA mandatory kit - full waterproof body cover, hat, gloves, map, whistle and compass must be worn or carried. There will be checks and “no kit no go” imposed.
  • 2 minute time out both ways at Moors Gorse to allow for safe road crossing.

To keep entry fees down there will be no beer and limited prizes but, as usual, POST RACE REFRESHMENTS and time to socialise will be provided, at no charge, at the Cricket Club.
Changing and showers may be available dependent on risk assessment at the time. 

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