The Blackfell Race starts and finishes in the village of Kettlewell, North Yorkshire. The race is classed as a AM race under FRA rules so it requires some experience of fell or mountain running and navigation experience is recommended.
Please note that FRA mandatory kit applies to this AM race please see link above if unsure. NO KIT, NO RUN!
The route choice is somewhat up to the runner but the following checkpoints must be visited and in order:
Start – SD 97500 72607
CP1 – SD 98600 75689
CP2 – SE 01189 75367
CP3 – SE 00390 74740
CP4 – SE 00210 73910
CP5 – SE 00342 71959
CP6 – SD 98970 73299
Finish – SD 97515 72627
Saturday 13th June 2020
Registration in Kettlewell Village Hall
Event parking available, the cost is £3.00 with 50% of this going to Fell Rescue and the rest to the landowner. Directions to the parking will be signed on entry to the village. Please use this parking as it frees up the village parking for other visitors. Parking is limited so please car share were possible.
Entry fee £14 pre-entry only via SI Entries
Entries will open on the 26th April 2020
Maps available on day £1.00
15KM / 777M
Over 18 only.
Male: Tom Adams 1:14:28 – 2019
Female: Kelli Roberts 1:27:15 – 2019
New Race Map now available.
Ordnance Survey OL30 map also covers this area.
For those wishing to make a weekend of it, or just to stop over for one night, camping is available at Kettlewell Camping http://www.kettlewellcamping.co.uk/