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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 30th Apr 2016 – The Cake Race (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 30th Apr 2016 at 11:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: South/West Pennines
  • Category: BM GPS:
  • Website: www.saddleworth-runners.co.uk/races/cake-race/
  • Distance: 16km / 9.9m
  • Climb: 518m / 1699ft
  • Venue: Kiln Green Church, Diggle, Saddleworth.
  • Skills & experience: PM, LK
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

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

    Free entry with home made cake.

Contact for Race Information


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed


  • Male: P. Green – 00:59:23 – 2006
  • Female: A. Lupton – 01:11:25 – 2006


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Full kit must be brought to race and decision on what to carry made by organiser on day. Refreshments and cake available after race in return for donation to Mountain Rescue.

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