Tavy Trio of Tors

07 Aug 19

Organiser's Description

Tavy Trio of Tors Fell Race

An amazing evening race of 6 miles of fantastic running taking in some of the most spectacular Tors in West Devon. Superb off road running - starting and finishing at foot of Pewtor next to cross roads to Sampford Spiney. Also incorporating Junior Races.

Wednesday 7th August 2019, Seniors start at 18:45 pm, Juniors U9 & U11 at 17:30 and U13 & U15 at 18:00

  • Best Times for the course:   Olly Smart 41m 1s (2018),  Marie Faithful 44m 28s(2018)
  • Awards for normal ages groups.
  • The run will be limited to a maximum of 120 competitors 
  • Minimum age limit for this event is 16 years.

Tavistock AC and Tamar Trail Runners are pleased to stage this evening fell race with 2 supporting younger age group events.The event has an FRA licence and all courses are partially marked and marshaled. We are welcoming anyone with an interest in off-road running to this new event. 

Junior 8-11 yrs 2k with 120m of ascent, starting at 5:30, 50p entry on day only.
Youth 12-15 yrs 4.0k with 150m of ascent, starting at 6:00, 50p entry on day only.
Adults Race 16+yrs 10.0k, with 300m of ascent, starting at 18:45, £7 entry on-line plus 50p booking.

1st place prizes for each junior and youth age category - awarded at 7:15pm.
Adult race prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd finishers and winners of U23, and normal vet categories hopefully by 8:30pm.

Parking, will be on open Moor ( signed and marshalled) as you approach start from 5 ways.
All junior entries are on the day, closing 20 minutes before each race starts. Senior entries on the day will be £9.
Toilet facilities will be available. 

Adult course will cover short ascent to right hand side of Pewtor , dropping down to track to follow around to Vixen tor, ( short stream crossing) following broad track to car park below Staple tors, tack rocky ground to Middle Staples tor, sharp left and drop down valley to asecnd immediately up to Cox tor turn left at SUmmit marshal to complete rapid descent of Cox tor arriving at Pork hill car park. Leave this from Left hand side and follow broad path to feather tor and then onto last ascent of Pewtor , a fabulous fast run down to finish. This a short Cat B race. A whistle is advisable and a light rainproof top is recommended. No additional kit required. If there is a severe weather forecast check this site for details.

Anyone willing to marshal junior or adult races please contact Richard Best via facebook messenger. thank you.

How to enter

  • Pre-Entry fee for Seniors is £7 plus 50p booking fee. (£9 on the day)
  • Entry for Junior races is 50p and only on the day. Register 20 mins before race.
  • Deadline for entry will be 2nd August 2019.
  • This race may be full so book early. Any help of marshalling support greatly received - please contact organiser on  facebook page

Prices

Until
02 Aug 2019£7.00

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

Dates and Status

Date: 07/08/2019

Status: Open

Total Places: 120

Places Available: ??

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Organiser

Richard Best

01822 852494

Next to Cross roads near Pewtor Grid ref. SX540672