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Wed 21st Jun 2017 – Tor Mile (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Wed 21st Jun 2017 at 19:30
  • Start time info: First junior race 18:30
  • Country: England
  • Region: South/West Pennines
  • Category: AS
  • GPS:
  • Distance: 2km / 1.2m
  • Climb: 168m / 551ft
  • Venue: Robin Hood pub, Holcombe Rd, nr Textile Museum, BB4 4NP
  • Grid ref: 778213
  • Skills & experience: PM
  • Minimum age: 16

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day allowed
  • Entry on day fee: £4.00
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry not allowed
  • Entry info:

    Registration from 18:00.

Contact for Race Information

  • Chris Paxton
  • 20 Cotton Way, Helmshore, Rossendale, BB4 4QS
  • 01706 418541
  • [email protected]


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed
  • Other info:

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  • Male: D Lewis – 00:08:15 – 1978


  • Junior races: Juniors allowed
  • Other info:

    Start 18:30. Shorter course U13 (min age 8) 1 lap, U15 2 laps, entry £3.

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

The inaugral Tor Mile was held in 1911 and is one of the oldest fell races in the country.

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