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  • ER - Experience required
  • NS - Navigational Skills Required
  • LK - Local Knowledge an advantage
  • PM - Course Partially Marked

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Fri 20th Feb 2015 – Mr Sparkle's Dark 'un (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Fri 20th Feb 2015 at 19:30
  • Country: England
  • Region: South/West Pennines
  • Category: BS
  • Website: www.dashers.org.uk
  • Distance: 8.1km / 5m
  • Climb: 214m / 702ft
  • Venue: Royal Hotel, Tockholes, Darwen, BB3 0PA.
  • Skills & experience: ER, PM, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day not allowed
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry allowed
  • Pre-entry fee: £5.00

Contact for Race Information

  • Simon Fox
  • 39 Cyprus Street, Darwen, BB3 2JX
  • 07900 160390
  • the.dash@hotmail.co.uk


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: M. Russell – 00:33:00 – 2013
  • Female: D Gowans – 00:40:39 – 2013


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

This race has a Permit and associated UK Athletics insurance from the FRA

Other information

Night fell race. Mandatory full body cover, compass, whistle and map to be carried. Headtorches to be used.

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