2022 will see the sixth running of this tough race that takes in the superb private estate of Castle Carr as well as Midgley Moor, Warley Moor and Wadsworth Moor
AL- 24km (15miles)/1200m (4000′)
Sunday 23rd October 2022
Main start: 11am (early start available at 10:30am for runners who would expect to be in the last 20% of the field.)
|Castle Carr FB page. Link here|
|Where?||The Hare and Hounds Pub, Chiserley (Old Town) near Hebden Bridge. HX7 8TN. Grid ref: SE 005 280.
|How much?||FRA members £8; non-FRA members £10.20
Pre-entry details posted here nearer the date.
|Prizes||10 year categories with prizes for u21s & u23s|
|Age limit||Over 18.|
|Race Organiser||Bill Johnson – contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 07918 913300|
|The race is licensed by the FRA under UKA rules. FRA mandatory minimum kit is compulsory. You must carry:
Bring your kit to registration because it will be checked there.
|Route General||The race route goes through the Castle Carr estate to checkpoint 1 and then does an anticlockwise tour of the moors around the estate.
Once the circuit is done, you must head back through the estate to the finish. The route will be flagged through the private Castle Carr estate, but apart from that will only be flagged at a few key points.
|Route Map||Please do not go through the private Castle Carr estate before race day.
|Checkpoints||1: SE027307 trod
2: SE011303 standing stone
3: SE007276 path junction
4: SE010264 path at bottom of woods
5: SE014278 Sheepstones trig
6: SE020267 gate
7: SE022276 Crow Hill (timeout at 14:00)
8: SE034302 Rocking Stone
NB: there is a timeout at CP7. If you arrive there after 2pm you must check in with the marshal there, retire and make your own way back to the start/finish.
|Results||2021 (summary) | 2021 (full) | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016|
|Photos (courtesy Woodentops)||2019 checkpoint 3 | 2019 wicken hill | 2019 first finishers|
|MU21||Noah Hurton||2:15:32||Eden Runners||2017|
|MU23||Noah Hurton||2:15:32||Eden Runners||2017|
|MV40||Karl Gray||2:04:40||Calder Valley||2017|
|MV60||William Procter||2:37:15||Helm Hill||2017|
|MV70||David Tait||3:09:41||Dark Peak||2017|
|FU21||Hannah Russell||2:44:51||Helm Hill||2017|
|FV50||Anna Jane Meeks||2:55:13||Borrowdale||2017|
Most finishes (from 5 races)
- Paul Hobbs (Todmorden) = 4
- Tom Smith (Bowland) = 4
- Philip Hobbs (Holmfirth) = 3
- Gavin Mulholland (CVFR) = 3
- Phil Wells (CVFR) = 3
- Andrew Worster (Todmorden) = 3
- Anne Johnson (CP4) = 5
- Anthony Costello = 4
- Jocasta Fletcher = 4
- Mick Fryer (CP8) = 4
- Bob Howard = 4
- Sue Martin (road after CP6) = 4
- John Nunn (CP6) = 4
- Mike Wardle = 4
- Dougie Zinis (sweep) = 4 (plus 1 race finish)