New for August 2022 presented by SilverBackTrails.
Sunday 21st August 2022
Registration from 10am start at 10:45.
A trail running event of around 10 miles on the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors National Park.
The route will take you through forest tracks over Heather clad moorland ,which in August should be a stunning purple colour,and up one of the most recognisable hills in the country, on early mapping it was even classed as a mountain....
Othnesbery, more usually known as Roseberry Topping has been linked to Odin chief of the Norse Gods, it would have been well known to the Viking’s who lived throughout the area during the time of the Danelaw. Can you dig deep and conquer Othnesbery’s Revenge where a sting in the tail will await you at Odins Seat.
Places are limited to 50 competitors all finishers will receive a bespoke medal especially commissioned for the event and a certificate of their achievement which will feature a very special part of the route…
No entries on the day.
During the race there will be a CP with water, coke , and nibbles , sweets etc, there will also be the same at the end.
Each entrant must carry as a minimum:
- Waterproof jacket with taped seams unless Paramo.
- Hat / buff/ gloves
- Emergency bivvy bag.
- Charged mobile phone which ideally should have OS maps/ locate and what3words loaded onto it.
- At least 500 mils of fluid and at least 120 grams of emergency food.
- Working compass
- OS Explorer 27 or Harvey’s North Yorkshire Moors Map
All will sign a disclaimer to say they have the correct kit , there will be a spot check anyone not carrying the kit will be withdrawn from the event.
The course will have Marshall’s and some flags placed out to aid with navigating however you should be competent with map and compass.
There will be no refunds given however transfers can be made up to 1 week before the event.
Parking will be in the car park below Roseberry Topping where registration will take place.
Participants are responsible for their own parking charges.
Race cost is £17.
All taking part must be over 16 years on the day of the event.
Dogs are allowed however they must be kept on a lead and will start after the other participants.
It should also be borne in mind there are some fairly steep ascents and descents on the route
Event organised by SilverBack Trails
Contact Adrian Martin email@example.com
This event offers the option to purchase Booking Protect, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.