A day of racing in stunning White Peak countryside for everyone from 6 to 60+! The junior races are incorporated within the FRA English Junior Championship and Challenge Series.
Entries for the Senior Race (including U19's) are at - Ilam Senior Fell Race
Please note that results will be published for each age category (i.e. U9/11/13/15/17/19's)
Age* categories and distance limits - see fellrunner.org.uk/juniors for more info:
Under FRA rules the permitted ages (based on age at 31/12/21) for each race are as follows:
U9's race (U9's category) - ages 6, 7 & 8 (year of birth 2015, 2014, 2013)
U13's race (U11's & U13's categories) - ages 8, 9, 10, 11 & 12 (year of birth 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009)
U17's race (U15's & U17's categories) - ages 12, 13, 14, 15 & 16 (year of birth 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005)
U19's race (U19's category) - ages 16, 17 & 18 (year of birth 2004, 2003)
For race start times see race webpage.
Event entry will be pre-entry only; entries will close on the 25th of August. Electronic/scan timing will be used - barcoded race numbers will be issued at registration. NB NO RACE NUMBER = NO START!
Registration: at Ilam Hall, Ashbourne DE6 2AZ.
Parking: there will be dedicated event parking at Ilam Hall. Please follow event signs on the day.
Equipment: it is expected that competitors will wear/carry appropriate clothing for the conditions at the time of the race as required by current FRA regulations (see website link below). A local weather forecast will be displayed at event registration.
There will be a post-race prize giving for each race. Hot and cold drinks and home made cake will be supplied at the finish.
Before coming please ensure you read all the FRA rules and requirements for runners - click here.
Event results will be available online shortly after the event on our fell race webpage and all age categories i.e. U9, U11, U13, U15, U17, U19 will be clearly identifiable for championship purposes.
All participants under the age of 18 must have a Parental Consent Form completed for them on behalf of their Parent or Guardian. For more information and to access the form, please use the link below:
If you are entering on behalf of a runner aged under 18, please download the above form, read it carefully and return a completed form to: firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the event date. Failure to do so may lead to the runner not being allowed to compete. Please direct any questions to the above email address.
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.