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Sun 30th Sep 2018 – Sandstone Trail Races (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 30th Sep 2018
  • Start time info: 10:00 for A race from Duckington, 11:00 start for shorter B race from Beeston Castle
  • Country: England
  • Region: Midlands
  • Category: CL
  • GPS:
  • Website: www.deeside-orienteering-club.org.uk/sstrail
  • Distance: 27.5km / 17.1m
  • Climb: 655m / 2149ft
  • Venue: Duckington, Cheshire.
  • Grid ref: SJ494526 on OS117
  • Skills & experience: LK
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day not allowed
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry allowed
  • Pre-entry fee: £10.00
  • Entry info:

    A race pre-entry £10, B race pre-entry £8. Entry fees tbc. Entries open 1st July, entry via Fabian4 website. See Deeside website for information.

Contact for Race Information


  • Teams allowed: Teams allowed
  • Other info:

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  • Male: C Smithard – 01:47:51 – 2012
  • Female: K Parker – 02:14:09 – 2005
  • Other info:

    B race records m. C Smithard 1:07:48  2010, f. L Murphy 1:16:25 2009.


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Race listing is for A race.  Shorter B race is 17km/288m from Beeston Castle SJ540591 starting 11:00. One way race - buses available from finish in Delamere Forest to start. See website for full details.

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