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Sunday 10th April 2022

Entries Open
Wednesday 1st December 2021 at 12:00
Entries Close
Thursday 7th April 2022
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220 Participants
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Entry Fees
LDWA Member   £8.00   
Non Member   £12.00   
Richard Tait

Please note that this event is totally separate from the Spring in Lakeland 50 (also organised by Lakeland LDWA) which is an “Anytime” challenge.

This is a scenic route with 4400ft of ascent, via Loughrigg Tarn, Skelwith Bridge, High Tilberthwaite, Coniston and Tarn Hows then Cumbria Way back to Ambleside.

  • 24 miles, from Ambleside Parish Centre.
  • Runners and walkers welcome.
  • Staggered start times from 08.00.  All to finish by 17.30.
  • Entry online only, no OTD. 
  • Maps OL 6&7. Navigational skills required.

A cut off will apply at Skelwith Bridge at 3pm (Checkpoint 4). Limited catering at checkpoints and finish. Please note that exact details relating to start times, general organisation and catering will all be subject to final confirmation nearer the event date.

Regrettably no dogs on this event, it is lambing time in the Lakes. All entrants to bring a mug. Parking in public car parks in Ambleside, car parking charges apply. No parking in church or Parish Centre grounds.

Event Rules:  Throughout the event all entrants must carry or wear, as appropriate, the following: Route description; maps as above; compass; whistle; emergency food and drink; waterproof and windproof upper clothing and trousers. 

 Safety:  Entrants must follow the route, checking in at all checkpoints.  Anyone planning to retire must do so at a checkpoint.  All starters including any who have retired must report in to the finish.  LDWA marshals are authorised to short route or retire anyone failing to comply with the event rules or who in their opinion is unfit to continue.

COVID-19: All information provided is provisional and subject to change based on the appropriate government guidelines.  Last minute alterations may be necessary to comply with current Covid regulations.  Updates, as available, will be emailed out and be available on the Lakeland website.  

LDWA membership: Please note that entries will initially be open to LDWA and Ambleside AC members only. Entries will be opened to non-members on 1 December 2021.

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