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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 12th Mar 2016 – Black Combe (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 12th Mar 2016 at 12:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Lake District
  • Category: AM
  • GPS:
  • Website: blackcombe.fellrace.org.uk
  • Distance: 13km / 8.1m
  • Climb: 1000m / 3281ft
  • Venue: Silecroft Village Hall, LA18 5LP.
  • Grid ref: SD133821
  • 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: £8.00
  • Entry info:

    Limit of 500. Entry online or by post. Closing date Friday March 4th.Includes pie and peas. Silecroft railway station convenient.

Contact for Race Information

  • William Ross
  • Cheese Press Cottage, Scales, Ulverston, LA12 0PF
  • 01229 869053
  • [email protected]


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed
  • Other info:

    of 4.


  • Male: I Holmes – 01:05:18 – 1997
  • Female: M Todd – 01:18:49 – 1997


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

English Championship counter. Prizes for new records and for fastest final descent.

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