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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 9th Feb 2020 – Long Mynd Valleys (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 9th Feb 2020 at 11:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Shropshire/Welsh Borders
  • Category: AM
  • GPS:
  • Website: www.merciafellrunners.org.uk
  • Distance: 18.5km / 11.5m
  • Climb: 1372m / 4501ft
  • Venue: The Pavilion Cafe, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton, SY6 6JG
  • Grid ref: 445944
  • Skills & experience: ER, PM, LK, NS
  • 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:

    Strictly pre-entry only on sentries.co.uk from December 1st. Entries will be vetted - you must have finished a previous AM, BL or AL category race (or similar) between Oct and Mar in the last two winters.

Contact for Race Information

  • Arthur Clare-Hay
  • 16 Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, Stafford, ST17 0RJ
  • 07860 529707
  • [email protected]


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: I Holmes – 01:29:58 – 1998
  • Female: C Greenwood – 01:46:12 – 1993


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Fifth race in the Shropshire Hills Winter Series.

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