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Stretton Skyline Fell Race

Sunday 3rd September 2017 11:00am

2017 RESULTS in file below.
 
 
A 19 mile / 305 km and  4,450'/ 1357m climb an FRA category B Long race. 

Registration at the Church Stretton Social Club, Essex Road. SY6 6AX

The course is through the beautiful Shropshire hills starting in Cardingmill Valley.
Entry fee £7.00 on the day only, 
Food goody bag to all finishers.

First 3 overall men, First 3 overall women & 1st placed in each masters men and womens age category V40, V45, V50, V55, V60, V65

Post race presentations at 3.30 pm in the Social Club 

FRA rules & safety requirements apply to this event the course is partially marked, navigational skills recommended.
 
All competitors must carry : waterproof body cover, hat, gloves, map, compass, whistle & food as specified by FRA rules.

The Course 


The event is open to men & women over the age of 18. Navigational skills are recommended as there is considerable route choice & the course is not marked, except for a short section between the Lawley (SO 485 968 ) & Dudgeley Farm (SO 467 969 ). Although it will not be marked, competitors must follow the road & path up Cardingmill Valley, not the Burway road. The route crosses the busy A49 at Little Stretton (SO 444 915 ) & Gorsty Bank (SO 471 968 ). Please exercise great caution & give way to traffic, these crossings will be marshaled but marshals will not stop the traffic. Please obey the country codes & close farm gates behind you. We regret that no dogs will be allowed.

Entry - £7.00 (payable to Telford Athletic Club) on the day. Over 18's only. To Paul Sanderson, 6 Spring Village, Telford, Shropshire. TF4 2LY. Tel : 0771 534 7587.

Checkpoints
Each will be marshaled and they should be visited in the following order:-

  Checkpoint Grid Ref. Height Closes
1 Pole Bank (Long Mynd) SO415944 1693 ft
2 A49 Road Crossing SO444915    
3 Ragleth Hill SO451917 1280 ft 12:20
4 Church Stretton Watling Street SO456935    
5 Caer Caradoc SO447954 1506 ft 13:10
6 Lawley SO495975 1246 ft 13:45
7 A49 Road Crossing SO472968   14.15
8 Mott Road / Portway junction (Long Mynd) SO427958 1575 ft 15.00

If a checkpoint has closed, competitors are asked to make their way to the finish by the shortest route & report their retirement to the finish officials. If any competitor retires at any time they are asked to confirm their retirement to finish or checkpoint officials.
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Telford Athletic Club,
8 Sep 2013, 14:51
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Telford Athletic Club,
8 Sep 2013, 14:51
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Telford Athletic Club,
8 Sep 2013, 14:43
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Telford Athletic Club,
8 Sep 2013, 14:43
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John Sanders,
8 Sep 2014, 07:10
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Paul Sanderson,
7 Sep 2015, 04:29
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Paul Sanderson,
5 Sep 2016, 08:40
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Paul Sanderson,
2 Aug 2017, 12:20
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Paul Sanderson,
8 Sep 2017, 07:26
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Paul Sanderson,
5 Sep 2016, 09:30
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Paul Sanderson,
5 Sep 2016, 09:31
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John Sanders,
2 Aug 2017, 22:13
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John Sanders,
2 Aug 2017, 22:13
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Paul Sanderson,
24 Aug 2016, 06:30
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Paul Sanderson,
5 Sep 2016, 09:31