Runners have 9 hours to complete the Spire Ultra. You must pass through ALL the checkpoints (6 in total) within the stated time limit. (Miss a CP = DNF)
Kit checks will be made at registration and you will not be permitted to compete without the mandatory items (kit list below).
Any runner who is, in the opinion of the race directors or marshals, unfit to continue will be withdrawn from the race. THEIR DECISION IS FINAL.
You must log in with the marshals at each checkpoint.
You must notify a marshal at the first instance if you decide to retire from the event. Once you retire from the event, your race number must be surrendered and you will not be allowed to continue.
You must carry ALL items marked as mandatory from the equipment list (below) for the duration of the event.
Do not drop any litter.
Respect other users of the countryside, fellow competitors and marshals.
No climbing over fences, please use the stiles/gates.
No dogs allowed (the route makes extensive use of farmland).
Runners must be aged 18 or over on race day
Mandatory Kit Requirements
Minimum of 500ml water/sports drink
Emergency food supply
Decent trainers appropriate for a variety of trail conditions
Map and route description
Mobile phone – fully charged
Bear in mind the weather forecast on the day, we would additionally recommend;
Buff or similar
Hat and gloves
extra warm layer
Refunds / Transfers
Refunds less £5 admin fee will be possible up until 1st April 2023.
If the organisers are forced to cancel the event for any reason, a new date will be established and all entries will be carried forward. If no alternative date is available, all entries will be carried forward to the next year.
Additionally we recommend you take out 'Booking Protect' as we do not offer refunds or transfers beyond 1st April 2023.