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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 4th Feb 2018 – Mickleden Straddle (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 4th Feb 2018 at 10:30
  • Country: England
  • Region: Peak District
  • Category: BL GPS:
  • Website: www.denbydaleac.co.uk/mickleden-straddle
  • Distance: 23km / 14.3m
  • Climb: 741m / 2431ft
  • Venue: Langsett Barn, S36 4GY, on A616.
  • Grid ref: 211005 on OS OL1
  • Skills & experience: ER, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day not allowed
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry allowed
  • Pre-entry fee: £9.00
  • Entry info:

    Pre-entry only via race website from 1st Dec. Closing date for entries Sat 27th Jan. Entry limit of 200.

Contact for Race Information

  • Simon Browne
  • 76 Thorpes Ave, Denby Dale, Huddersfield, HD8 8TB
  • 07761 555175
  • simon.browne@btinternet.com


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed


  • Male: D Watson – 01:35:38 – 2006
  • Female: H Fines – 01:54:24 – 2013


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Please note 11:35 cut-off time at CP 1 (top of cut gate), 5 min quicker than 2017. Post race refreshments and prizegiving at Langsett Barn. Bottle of Rescue Ale to all finishers in support of Woodhead Mountain Rescue. Includes £2 donation to Dark Peak Access Fund.

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