Hannington Hike

Welcome to the event page for the Hannington Hike, BBN's challenge event in Northamptonshire:

Hannington Hike

Hannington Hike 1st March 2020

Entries open 1st October 2019
Three distances: 27 miles, 19 miles and 14 miles

 

VENUE: Wellingborough Grammarians Memorial Sports Field, Sywell Road, Wellingborough. NN8 6BS. Grid Ref: SP 856 690

START TIME: Hall opens 07.30 for registration. Walkers Start @ 08.00. Runner/ fast walker and short route start @ 09.00.  

FINISH TIME: All to finish by 18.30. Hall close @ 19.00                                 

NO DOGS ARE ALLOWED ON THIS EVENT

THE OBJECT: To complete your chosen route, using a route description through a number of checkpoints. 
There will be 3 checkpoints on the  27 mile route, 2 on the 19 mile  route and 1 on 14 mile route.

ROUTES DISCRIPTIONS: YOU MUST DOWNLOAD & PRINT YOUR OWN ROUTE DESCRIPTION. 
 Route description will be on website from 21st February 2020. 
If you are unable to do this, please include SAE size C4 with a large letter stamp with your entry marked ‘route description’ to:
Mike Hyland, 55 Broadlands Avenue, Chesham, Bucks. HP5 1AL

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT: We recommend you wear suitable footwear & clothing, also to have maps Landranger 152 or Explorer 223 & 224.
Waterproofs, your own drinking mug (no mugs will be supplied at checkpoints) a touch & a compass.

FOOD/DRINK: Entry fee includes hot & cold drinks throughout, biscuits at the start, snacks at all checkpoints & a light meal at the finish. Refreshments provided are prepared & served under uncontrolled condition; although, naturally, all practical efforts will be taken to maintain food safety. However, from a legal standpoint, entrants should independently determine the suitability of the refreshments we provide.         

AWARDS: This event is not a race & there are no prizes. However, a certificate & badge will be awarded to all who finish their chosen route.

THERE WILL BE NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY.

ENTRIES ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE & NO SUBSTITUTIONS WILL BE ALLOWED.

Refund on cancellation before 17th February 2020, £2.00 admin will be charged, after this date no refund will be paid.

All enquiries regarding entries to Mike Hyland Email: mike.hyland@ntlworld.com Telephone: 01494 774154 (before 9pm)

Entry form: https://www.ldwa.org.uk/challenge_events/entry_forms/19350.docxE

Online entries: https://www.sientries.co.uk/