As part of the Crab Fair's 750th birthday a new fell race has been created, starting from Egremont main street it covers trail, cross-country and fell with an ascent of Dent fell.
- Date & time: Tue 12th Sep 2017 at 18:00
- Category: BM
- Distance: 14.5km / 9.0m
- Climb: 400m / 1400ft
- Venue: Egremont main street, CA22 2WY
- Grid ref: NY011106 (registration and start)
- Minimum age: 18
- Entry cost: £3
- Kit requirement: May require Waterproof top & whistle depending on weather. Either local knowledge or a map would also be useful - there will be 10 marshals and numerous signs but there is still the risk of a missed sign resulting in unwanted additional miles being covered.
See race route below (map, profile & GPX file)
Also on the same day: Multi-terrain race (5.5km) 6:30 start (and a Victorian horse re-enactment).
There are various car parks near by including Westlakes Academy, The Factory Shop, The Co-op and parking on Main Street is unrestricted after 6pm (although part of the Main Street is closed for the races and re-enactment).
Race sponsored by Kong Adventure, Keswick (http://www.kongadventure.com)