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

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Sat 13th May 2017 – Fairfield Horseshoe (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 13th May 2017 at 12:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Lake District
  • Category: AM
  • Website: www.amblesideac.org.uk
  • Distance: 14.5km / 9m
  • Climb: 914m / 2999ft
  • Venue: Rydal Hall, Ambleside.
  • Grid ref: NY367063
  • 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: £12.00

Contact for Race Information

  • Jon-paul Challinor
  • Moss bank, Penny bridge, Ulverston, LA12 7RH
  • 07554422292
  • jonpaulchallinor@gmail.com


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed
  • Other info:

    of 3.


  • Male: M Roberts – 01:15:11 – 2000
  • Female: V Wilkinson – 01:27:15 – 2013


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Parking £1. Tea & cakes at finish. You must park in the official race car park signed from the A591.There is strictly no parking at Rydal Hall and the lane leading up to the Hall, which will be policed! If you don't have the required kit (FRA rules) you won't be allowed to enter. Pete Bland Sports/inov-8 Lakes Grand Prix counter.


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