With many racing championships cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, we have put together a series of East Lancashire fell routes for us to compete in a low-key local fell racing Championships.
All races are free to enter. Details of the races and routes will be announced with races taking place staggered throughout the Summer :
Race 1 – 27th June – 3rd July
Race 2 – 11th July – 17th July
Race 3 – 1st August – 7th August
Race dates also coincide with www.virtualrunningchamps.com so your entry can be used for both.
The East Lancs Fell Champs are open to members of the following Clubs:
The competition, across both women’s and men’s categories, requires three race results to score. Final results will be points based.
The minimum entry age is 18, Age Category competition across both women’s and men’s categories incorporates: U23, SEN, V35, V40, V45, V50, V55, V60, V65, V70, V75 and V80.
1st August – 7th August Details will be announced shortly.
11th July – 17th July Details will be announced shortly.
27th June – 3rd July The first race will take you over the hills of Barnoldswick via that local legendary landmark… WEETS. Start/Finish: Folly Lane, Barnoldswick, BB18 5SF [GR: SD87316 46133] Route description: Starting at the foot of Folly Lane you climb for around 0.4 miles then take the small swing gate on your right …