A local classic taking in all the best terrain of the full Trog, without the full distance. Plenty of varied tough terrain. And perhaps a bit of mud!!!!
BM – 9.3 miles (15km) / 1400ft (420m) – LK/NS
Sunday 15th Nov 2020, 11.30am (or early start at 11am for runners who normally finish in the last 20%).
Race route only partially flagged. There are regular shoots on these moors so please no recces on a Saturday.
|Where?||The Hare and Hounds, Chiserley, Old Town,
near Hebden Bridge (GR SE005280)
Parking is limited so please follow marshals
instructions on the day.
|How much?||Entries on the day – £5|
|Prizes||10 year categories with prizes for u21s & u23s|
|Age limit?||Over 18|
|Race Organiser||Phill Beecroft – Contact: email@example.com|
|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 (NOT A BUFF) + gloves + appropriate map + compass (not out of a Christmas cracker!) + whistle + emergency food.
Kit check prior to race number allocation on the day.
NOT THE CORRECT KIT. NO RUN!
|Checkpoints||CP1 High Brown Knowl Trig (SE 009 303)
CP2 Dean Head Resrs Embankment (SE 020 306)
CP3 Warley Moor reservoir (SE 025 320)
CP4 Fence corner (SE 013 322)
CP5 High Brown Knowl Trig (SE009304) – timeout at 12:50
CP6 Ferney Lee Farm Gate (SE024284)
CP7 Sheepstones Trig (SE015278)
CP8 Stile (SE012286)
The race will be flagged onto the moor at the start and
from CP8 to the finish.
The timeout at CP5 should allow early start runners to complete the
race in 3hrs and main start runners to complete in 2hr15min.
|Records||New route from 2015
Male – Karl Gray (2018) 1:09:29
Female – Nichola Jackson (2017) 1:17:35
|Results||2019 (simple) | 2019 (with splits) | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 cancelled | 2006 | 2005|
|Photos||2019 | 2017 video (Adam Nodwell)
2015/1 & 2015/2 | 2014/1 & 2014/2
video footage: Half Trog 2014. (courtesy of Eileen Woodhead)