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Longtown Llanthony Loop Fell Race

13 Apr 19

Organiser's Description

WFRA-APPROVED 

 Longtown Llanthony Loop Fell Race

Saturday 13th April 2019 2.00pm

Entry £5.00 - Enter on line or Enter on the day. 

This tough event was launched in 2018. It is the 'Big Brother' of the Darrens Dash Hill Race and starts and finishes in the village of Longtown (HR2 0LD), Herefordshire. The stunning route crosses Hatterrall Ridge via Loxidge Tump and descends steeply to Llanthony Priory before ascending to the 552m trig point and returning to Longtown via the Rhiw.

Features in the WFRA Welsh Championships and hosts the 

Welsh Athletics Inter-Regional Championships 2019.

This is a serious fell (Category 'AM') race - Distance 8.5 miles, Height gain 2600ft. Full kit must be carried (Body and leg cover, Hat, Gloves, Map, Compass, Whistle).

Course map can be found here:

https://www.goodrunguide.co.uk/RouteMap/MyRoutes/665103/Footpath

The event proceeds will go to the Longtown Outdoor Learning Trust Bursary Fund to enable deprived youngsters to experience their own outdoor adventures in the local area.

WWW.LONGTOWNOUTDOORLEARNING.CO.UK

Category prizes (fell race categories are used)

Minimum age 16.  No dogs please - lambing will be in progress.

Car Parking, refreshments, changing rooms and hot showers at the Event Centre.

(Longtown Outdoor Learning Centre, The Courthouse, Longtown, HR2 OLD)

 

 

 

 

 

Prices

Until
12 Apr 2019£5.00

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 13/04/2019

Status: Open

Total Places: 200

Places Available: ??

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Organiser

Mike Fawcett

01873 860225

 

Longtown Outdoor Learning Centre, The Courthouse, Longtown, Hereford, HR2 0LD