The High Life is just that, starting from Otley it takes you to the highest points surrounding Otley for the best views around. Top the moors of Baildon Moor, (Skipton Moor), Askwith Moor, Lindley Moor, The Chevin, Rombalds Moor and others.
Distance: 50/80/105/130km (31/50/65/80 miles)
Climb: 1300/2000/2400/3000 metres (4200/6500/8000/9500 ft)
ITRA POINTS: 2/3/4/5
Maximum Entrants: 200
You may hire a tracker for use during this event at an additional cost of £15 (please note this is not compulsory) and you will be tracked live on the internet. This will allow, friends, family and support to see your progress and if you get lost you can phone the race director who will help you get back on course!
Car Park: Station Top, Otley off East Chevin Road (130km runners should park sensibly in the village of Pool-in-Wharfedale - NOT BY THE START/FINISH), there is a bag transfer from the start to the finish, and a free minibus from the finish to the car park.
Registration: From 7.30am at the Otley Methodist Church (5 mins walk from the car park). For the 130km registration is from 6am at Pool Methodist Church
Start: 8.30am at Station Top, Otley (6.30am from Pool Methodist Church for the 130km)
Event Closes: 4am on Sunday 04/07/21
Maps Recommended: OS Explorer Maps OL2, 288 and 297. The 50km route will also be taped.
Checkpoints: Each checkpoint will have water, coke, jelly babies, peanuts, Jaffa cakes, fruit and flapjacks. CP5 onwards will also have savoury snacks.
Every finisher receives a medal, A ‘High Life’ Tech T-shirt and Certificate as well as a hot meal at the finish. Event finishing positions are done in order of distance completed then time completed.
A GPX file of the exact route is available upon request. The file is provisional and will be confirmed as soon as entries close.
This event is covered by Event Protect. If the event is cancelled, you can apply for a refund directly from Event Protect provided the cancellation is covered by their insurance policy.
This event offers the option to purchase Refund Protect. Participants can choose to cover their inability to attend with Refund Protect.
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