Red Rose 50 2019

Red Rose 50 2019. September 14/15th. 8am (Runners 10am)


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East Lancs LDWA – 3rd Red Rose 50 - Sat/Sun 14th/15th September 2019

Event information

Come and experience the stunning scenery and hospitality of Lancashire on this 50 mile event for walkers and runners via the Western Pennine reservoirs and moors.

Start/Finish            Jumbles Sailing Club, Horrobin Lane, Edgworth, BL7 0HJ (SD733146)

Parking                   Turton Tower, Chapeltown Road, Edgworth, BL7 0HG. 0.5 mile walk to the start. Access to Jumbles is along an unlit, cobbled road.

Route                     Circular route over moorland, tracks and around reservoirs of the West Pennine Moors, passing traditional Lancashire villages and    local landmarks. Route description and GPX will be available to download. All entrants must print and bring their own copy of the route description.

Maps                      Explorer 287.

Entrants                 Over 18s only. Limit 250. Runners welcome.

Registration           From 06.30

Start time               Walkers 08.00, runners 10.00.

Time Limit              24 hours, all entrants to finish by 08.00 Sunday 15th September.

Equipment             Entrants must carry – a MUG, head torch and spare batteries, survival bag, waterproofs, map/GPS, whistle, compass, first aid kit. Navigational skills essential for night time walking over open moorland.

Safety                     All entrants must follow the route description checking in at all checkpoints. All retirees must inform an event official. Event Marshals are authorised to retire anyone failing to comply with the event rules or who in their opinion is unfit to continue or unable to complete within the set time limit. Checkpoint opening and closing times must be adhered to.

Dogs                       Sorry, no dogs.

Entry fee                LDWA £30.00. Non LDWA £35.00. No entries OTD. Includes certificate and refreshments throughout.

Refunds                 No refunds after 14th July 2019. All refunds will incur a £5.00 admin fee.


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Online Entry

Entries                    Postal entries to be received by Saturday 7th September 2019.

                                SI entries by Wednesday 11th September 2019.

OTD                        Entry will not be available on the day. Pre-booking essential.

SEF                          SEF are not accepted, please book by SI or downloading an entry form from the East Lancs website.

Postal Entry           If application via SI entries is not possible, please download an application form and send with payment to - Caroline Tennant, 71 Masonfield, Preston, PR5 8HP, by 7th September. If you do not have an email address please enclose SAE for confirmation. Please make cheques out to ‘LDWA – Red Rose’.

Friday night           There are no facilities at HQ overnight on Friday 13th. Jumbles sailing club will only open at 06.30 on Saturday morning.

Event close            Jumbles Sailing club must be vacated by 10.00 on the Sunday morning.

100                         This event is confirmed as a qualifier for the 2020 - Y 100 Sir Fynwy - Organised by South Wales Group.


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RR50 2019 Entry Form.