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Round Rotherham

Sat 10th Oct 2020

Walk Details:

Event Cancelled
This challenge event is now cancelled due to the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic. All being well and relatively normal the event will be organised again in 2021
Event Type
Challenge Event
Region / Area
Northern England / South Yorkshire
Distance / Time Limit
50ml. 20 hours (04:00 start), Others aim to finish by 22:00, no later than 23:00
Start Time
04.00 slower walkers, 06.00 walkers, 07.00 runners, Relay 08.00 (no OTD for 04.00 starters and relay or re-allocation of entries after closing date)
Event Centre: Manvers Waterfront Boat Club (MWBC), Station Road, Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham, S63 7DG

Circular through the South Yorkshire Forest following the approximate route of the Rotherham boundary for 50 miles/81 kilometres along footpaths, towpaths, tracks and some roads on an undulating route with approximately 800 metres (2,600') of climbing overall

General Notes
A room at MWBC will be set aside for the 04:00 starters, in respect of overnight sleeping and registration/setting off. There is a £5 charge per person for sleeping in the hall on the Friday evening prior to the event. Checkpoint 1 will open at 06:30, corresponding to finishing in 16 hours; 06:00 for 12-17 hours; 07:00 if faster. 8 stage relay has 2 to 8 members. Participants are required to carry an active mobile telephone at all times during the event. Online entries close at 23:59 on 3rd October, after which no entries to or transfers to/from 04:00 start are permitted. Minimum age for participation is 21
Start and Finish

Entry Details:

Entry: Solo 24 (22 affiliated to UKA), Relay 25 (in advance only) (oTD £30 for solo 06:00 and 07:00 only) incl refreshments at Cps and a meal at finish, with badge & cert to all who complete. Special award for 10 completions. Long sleeve T-shirts (£8) can be ordered up to and including September 26th


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