The Three Shires

Saturday 6 April 2024


A choice of 30, 28, 23 and 21 mile routes

Start at Swythamley and Heaton Centre (SK11 0SJ) (Map OL24 GR GR SJ965631 ). Circular route with checkpoints via Gun Hill, The Roaches, Lud's Church, Gradbach, Three Shires Head, Wildboarclough,
Shutlingsloe (30, 23 mile routes only), Cheshire loop (30, 28 mile routes), Danebridge. 

Registration from 07:15.
Flexible start times up to 09:00.  All to finish by 19:15. 

Checkpoint 1 opens 09:15; Checkpoint 2 opens 10:45.

Latest start time on Cheshire loop: 14:00, Checkpoint 2 closes 16:30.

Entry Fee: £9 LDWA members; £16 non-members.
Included are detailed route description, refreshments at the checkpoints, meal at finish and completion certificate.

Event badge £1.50.

Entries open: 8 January 2024

Entries close: 30 March 2024

Download Entry Form

Enter online  (£1 extra)  ***If you enter using SIEntries please make sure to check your spam folder for any event information***

Enquiries to: 01782 550023

Equipment required: Map OL24, compass, whistle, waterproofs and a mug.

Retirements to be made only at checkpoints.

Dogs are allowed if entrants keep their dog on a short lead throughout the event (bird nesting season) and accept responsibility for any problems caused by the dog.

***Unfortunately dogs will not be allowed on the Shutlingsloe loop so may only be taken on the 21 and 28 mile routes***

Staffordshire LDWA, the organisers, accept no liability for any injury, damage or loss caused by an entrant's dog. Dogs are not allowed in the village halls.

If the event is cancelled (at any point in the planning and delivery period) for any reason the organisers will do their best to contact entrants using the details provided. The Organisers will put a notice on the event website and main LDWA website and entrants are strongly recommended to check this before departure. Cancellation of the event will be at the discretion of the organisers and entry fees will be refunded less a proportional amount for unavoidable costs incurred.