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The Anglezarke Amble is a Challenge Walk taking in Rivington, Anglezarke and Turton Moors, through an area known locally as “Little Lake District”.
There is a choice of distances for walkers either 17 or 24 miles.
Runners can only do the Long route.
Time limit is 10 hrs
£10.00 for LDWA members £13.00 for non LDWA members includes refreshments at checkpoints, food at the finish, and a certificate of the event.
Rivington Village Hall GR 626141 Postcode BL6 7SE
Walkers start 08.00am REGISTRATION between 6.30 & 07.45am
Runners start time 09.00am REGISTRATION between 08.00 and 8.45am
Entrants must have clothing suitable for harsh moorland terrain in winter conditions and must carry a map, compass, whistle, torch, waterproofs, first aid kit, food, drink and a mug.
Map required OS 287 West Pennine Moors
NO MUG = NO DRINK
Random Equipment Checks will be applied and entrants failing to comply with the above will be disqualified.
RETIREMENTS AT CHECKPOINTS ONLY
Tallies must be handed in to the checkpoint officials before awaiting transport back to the finish. THIS IS IMPORTANT.
Entrants who fail to visit all checkpoints in the correct order will be disqualified. Should a checkpoint be missed it MUST be reported at the next checkpoint visited.
Event numbers will be allocated on arrival and route descriptions will be available to collect at HQ or download from our web-site.
This event offers the option to purchase upgraded refundable terms, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.