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Saturday 10th June 2023

Entries Open
Friday 27th May 2022 at 21:00
Entries Close
Saturday 27th May 2023
Entries so Far
1 Participant
Entry Fees
Ultra 50 Miles   £70.00   
    £85.00   (from 31/12/2022)
Ultra 34 Miles   £50.00   
    £65.00   (from 31/12/2022)
20 Miles   £35.00   
Half Marathon   £30.00   
Race Director - Ryk Downes

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New for 2023

Starting and finishing in the historic city of Ripon with its great cathedral this race mainly follows the Ripon Rowel route  visiting wooded valleys and historic sites such as the spectacular world heritage site of  Fountains Abbey and Studley Water gardens.

It also takes in the tranquil River Skell's Valley of the Seven Bridges. Other great views are the beautiful St Margaret’s Church and Hackfall woods

This challenging and beautiful, picturesque route is a worthy addition to our calendar  


Distance(s): 13/20/34/50 miles 

Climb:  900/2000/2400/5300 feet

ITRA Points: 0/1/1/2

UTMB: Q20K/Q20K/Q50K/Q50K

Race Series: Yes

Maximum Entrants: 200 

Event Closes: 22:00

Car Park: tbc

Registration: 06:30 to 07:45

Kit list: You are expected to always carry the following during the race. Failure to do so may result in time penalties or disqualification, at the discretion of the Race Directors whose decision is final.

  • Drinking Cup (we do not provide plastic cups at checkpoints)
  • 500 ml water/energy drink
  • Energy Bar/Nutrition
  • Hat/Buff
  • Head Torch
  • Whistle
  • Waterproof jacket with taped seams
  • Extra base layer
  • Emergency blanket
  • Gloves
  • Hard copy of the Map/Route description (see website for details)
  • Mobile phone (with the race director’s numbers – 07950 008005 & 07702 021156 stored in it in case of emergencies). Your phone should be left switched on

This is the standard kit for all races, but please check the website for the specific race in case there are any special requirements due to the weather etc.

Trackers: All ultramarathon entrants will be supplied with a tracker and a weblink will be provided during the week prior to the race, where runners and friends and family can watch your progress during the race. Trail race (half marathon and 20 mile) runners can hire a tracker for £15. 

Checkpoints: Each checkpoint has water, coke, energy bars & crisps.
Timing Points: Each Timing Point has water only and must be visited


  • 08:00 Ultramarathon
  • 08:15 20 Miles
  • 08:30 Half Marathon

Every finisher receives a medal and an event T-Shirt.  

For up-to-date information and chat about all our events please join this Facebook Group.

GPX files of the route and route description are available from the event page on the website. The files are provisional and will be confirmed as soon as entries close.

Final Competitor instructions: These will be emailed to all competitors as shortly after entries close, along with a .gpx file of the final route.

Previous Years Results:

Not previously held

FKT: (Please note that courses may vary in route and distance each year)

Not previously held

Administered by Booking Protect

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.

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Sat 24 Sep 22 Punk Panther Reservoir Dogs Trail+Ultra
Fri 7 Oct 22 Punk Panther Takes the Hindmost
Sat 22 Oct 22 Punk Panther Nidderdale Dark Skies Trail
Sat 22 Oct 22 Punk Panther Nidderdale Way Ultra
Sat 12 Nov 22 Punk Panther Wharfedale Skyline Trail
Sat 10 Dec 22 Punk Panther Christmas Cracker Handicap
Sun 1 Jan 23 Punk Panther North Leeds Greenway
Sat 11 Feb 23 Punk Panther Harrogate Hustle
Sat 11 Mar 23 Punk Panther Welcome Way Trail and Ultra
Sat 15 Apr 23 Punk Panther Skipton Skedaddle
Sat 13 May 23 Punk Panther Dales High Way Ultra
Sat 8 Jul 23 Punk Panther Otley High Views Trail
Sat 5 Aug 23 Punk Panther 6 Dales Trail+Ultra
Sat 9 Sep 23 Punk Panther Reservoir Dogs Trail+Ultra
Sat 30 Sep 23 Punk Panther Takes the Hindmost
Sat 21 Oct 23 Nidderdale Festival Dark Skies
Sat 21 Oct 23 Nidderdale Weekend Festival Saturday
Sun 22 Oct 23 Nidderdale Weekend Festival Sunday
Sat 18 Nov 23 Punk Panther Wharfedale Skyline Trail
Sat 9 Dec 23 Punk Panther Christmas Cracker Handicap

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