Long Mynd Valleys

posted 9 Feb 2013, 03:14 by Dave Austin
Category: AM
Distance: 18.5km / 11.5miles
Ascent: 1370m / 4,450ft

Description:
One of the toughest medium length fell races. Save a little for the latter stages...
Start from Carding Mill Valley (10 minute jog from registration), GR 445 945.
The event run in conjunction with the Titterstone Clee Race - Race 4 of 6 in The Shropshire Winter Series.

Registration:
Social Club Essex Road, Church Stretton, SY6 6AY

Kit Requirements:
Full is be required; waterproof/windproof tops & bottoms, map, compass & whistle. Competitors will be checked. Any competitor not carrying this equipment will be disqualified.

Parking:
Do not park in Carding Mill valley unless you are prepare to pay the National Trust parking fees.
Parking is at registration or on the local roads. Car share where possible and consider the locals.

Race Website:
http://www.merciafellrunners.org.uk


Route Card:
 
CP
 
Grid Ref

Name
Split
Distance 
Split
Ascent 

Cut-Off 
 Start445 945Carding Mill Valley    
1446 964Stream Bend


2423 932Stream Junction


3424 924Stream Junction


4409 918Stream Junction 

+1:45hrs
5419 909Stream Junction 

6431 919Callow Summit 

7436 935Yearlet Summit   
 Finish448 942 Carding Mill Valley

+3:00hrs
 Totals  18.5km1,370m 
Note, cut-off times are shown as elapsed race time.

GPS File:
Available (see bottom of the post to download)

Route map:

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2013-02-10 Long Mynd Valleys Route (not track).gps
(42k)
Dave Austin,
9 Feb 2013, 03:14
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