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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 20th Feb 2011 – Britain's Worst Fell Race (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 20th Feb 2011 at 10:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Northumberland / Durham
  • Category: BL
  • GPS:
  • Website: northumberlandfellrunners.co.uk
  • Distance: 27.4km / 17m
  • Climb: 914m / 3000ft
  • Venue: Kielder Castle
  • Grid ref: NY632934
  • Skills & experience: ER, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

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

Contact for Race Information

  • Will Horsley
  • 5 Aberwick Drive, Chester-le-Street, DH2 3TG
  • 07941 506484
  • [email protected]


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: No record information.
  • Female: No record information.


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Experienced runners only. Full kit required - kit check for all.  NO parking in village, use official car parks (£3 for day). Also known as Kielder Borderer. Only held every two years - clockwise route for first time.

Other races on this day

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