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

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Sun 5th Feb 2017 – Long Mynd Valleys (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 5th Feb 2017 at 11:30
  • Country: England
  • Region: Shropshire/Welsh Borders
  • Category: AM
  • Website: www.merciafellrunners.org.uk
  • Distance: 18.5km / 11.5m
  • Climb: 1372m / 4501ft
  • Venue: Note new venue: registration at The Pavilion Cafe, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton, SY6 6JG
  • Grid ref: 445944
  • Skills & experience: ER, PM, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day allowed
  • Entry on day fee: £8.00
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry not allowed

Contact for Race Information

  • Don Hale
  • The Flat, Wrentnall, Pulverbatch, SY6 8ED
  • 07917 104837
  • donhale55@yahoo.co.uk


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: I. Holmes – 01:29:58 – 1998
  • Female: C. Greenwood – 01:46:12 – 1993


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Fourth race in the Shropshire Hills Winter Series.

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