Wadsworth Trog The beast creator, Bernard Pierce sadly passed away in 2017. Here’s a link to Ben Mounsey’s 2016 attempt to tame the Beast. Carl Bell of Keswick and Sharon Taylor of Helm Hill were the 2018 open winners.
A local classic and an excellent long route to start the season. Navigational skill required.
BL – 19 miles (31km) / 3650ft (1110m)
Saturday 2nd February 2019, 10:00am
If you are doing any running over the route please be aware that there are shoots on a Saturday and it would be advisable if you could run the route on a Sunday. Many Thanks.
|Where?||Old Town Cricket Club, Hebden Bridge.HX7 8SW (GR SD 998285)
Very limited parking. Please car share.
|How much?||£10.00 Pre entry via SiEntries by the 31st Jan 2019|
|Age limit?||Over 18|
|Race Organiser||Jake Ackroyd, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Requirements:||This is a non-GPS race. You are allowed to use a GPS device to record your route and display your distance travelled during the race. However electronic devices cannot be used to aid navigation except In case of emergency. If you choose to use any GPS functions to navigate to safety you must declare yourself as a non-competitive participant at the finish.
The race is licensed by the FRA under UKA rules. FRA mandatory minimum kit is compulsory including waterproof full body cover (with taped seams & integrated attached hood) + hat + gloves + map + compass + whistle + emergency food. Kit check prior to race number allocation on the day.
|Checkpoints||The Check Points are as follows:
(Please note this race uses sportident chip timing at every check point).
CP1 High Brown Knoll Trig Point SE009304
|Route||Note change from CP12 to CP13:
|Records||New route from 2015:
Male – 2:27:24 – Karl Gray, CVFR (2015)
Female – 2:51:26 – Nichola Jackson, Preston Harriers (2017)
|Results||2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 cancelled | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 ||
|Photos||2018a (Woodentops Set 1)
2018b (Woodentops Set 2)
2017a (Woodentops Set 1)
2017b (Woodentops Set 2)
2017c (Ana De La Fuente Herrero)
2017d (James Kirby)
2016 | 2012 (Geoff/Tom) 2012 (Pete Hartley) | 2012 (Woodentops)