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  • LK - Local Knowledge an advantage
  • PM - Course Partially Marked

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Sat 29th Apr 2017 – The Cake Race (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 29th Apr 2017 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

  • Tanya Haynes
  • 3 Park Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7DX
  • 07814 102 318
  • tannybarnes@hotmail.co.uk


  • 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

Be prepared to carry full FRA kit, requirements will be notified on the day. No kit : no race.. Refreshments and cake available after race in return for donation to our club charity.

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