Info: New entries for this event closed on Friday 27th October 2023.
Distance: 11.2 km / 7 miles
Climb: 330m / 1140ft
Venue: Lockton Village Hall, Lockton, nr Pickering, N. Yorks. YO18 7QB (GR 846900) What three words ///syndicate.commoners.drank
Start: 10:30 (Registration/number collection from 9:00am)
There's a 15 minute walk 10 minute trot to the start from registration at the village hall, so please allow sufficient time for this.
Minimum age - 18 years (on day of race)
Entry restricted to 190 competitors
Age categories will be in five year age bands and include an under 23 category.
First counter in the Dave Parry/ Lets Run Winter Fell Race Series 2023/24
This is a fell race, not a trail race, run under the FRA's rules. It is your responsibility to be prepared and suitably knowledgeable to undertake this race.
Please read the FRA's "Requirements For Runners" here:
Further FRA runner advice, rules of competition and safety details for runners is here:
Parking: When entering the village from the A169 please use the junction adj. the cricket field - rather than Hostess Lane - in order to encounter our parking marshals who will give you directions and advice for considerate parking within the village. Please car-share if possible as parking is limited.
Registration: The registration/number pick up is at the Lockton Village Hall from 9.00am. Kit can be left in the hall during the race. Post race refreshments will be available in the hall provided by the Lockton Village Hall volunteers.
Presentations: The Dave Parry/Lets Run Summer Fell Race Series 2023 awards will be presented after the event in the village hall along with the race prizes for individuals in five year age categories and teams. Refreshments will be provided by the village hall committee, hot and cold drinks and cakes.
Required Kit: Please bring the full FRA Mandatory Minimum Kit; waterproof whole-body cover (with taped seams and integrated attached hood), hat, gloves, map of the route and compass (no GPS), whistle and emergency food.
The organiser will confirm on the day which items you will be required to carry.
"Skills & Experience": PM (Course partially marked) / NS (Navigational Skills required) / LK (Local Knowledge an advantage) / GPS navigation cannot be used.
Covid 19: Please do not attend if displaying any symptoms. Also please follow the Government Covid advice current at the time of the race .
Route description and Map: Please find the map of the route here (there will be a 2023 version slight tweak on the 2022 route) Please print your own as they will not be available on race day. http://www.eskvalleyfellclub.org/race_routes/Lockton%20Limping.pdf
The starting point is an approx. 1100m walk,west, from the village hall so allow 15 minutes to get there, remembering to carry your required kit - it's too far to return back to your car!
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