ONE FOOT IN THE GARGRAVE
CHALLENGE EVENT


Saturday 9th September 2017

A 23 mile walk/run from Gargrave Village Hall,
West Street, Gargrave, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 3RD
in the picturesque setting of Malhamdale.
Grid ref: SD 931541.

Start time for all entrants is 8.30am.

The entry fee is £9.
SI online entries £9.
Entries on the day £10.

Included are drinks and snacks supplied on the route and a hot meal (vegetarian option) at the finish.

Please note no dogs allowed inside the hall.


RESULTS


Click here for 2014 results

Click here for 2015 results

Click here for 2016 results




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ROUTE DETAILS
Start:   Gargrave Village Hall --- Grid ref: SD 931541 
Checkpoint 1:   Scosthrop Lane --- cold drinks & snacks --- Grid ref: SD 886596 --- 5.25 miles
Checkpoint 2:   Street Gate --- hot drinks & snacks --- Grid ref: SD 904656 --- 10.40 miles
Checkpoint 3:   Boss Moor Lane --- hot drinks & snacks --- Grid ref: SD 955619 --- 16.25 miles
Checkpoint 4:   Hills Lane --- cold drinks & snacks --- Grid ref: SD 945585 --- 18.65 miles
Finish:   Gargrave Village Hall --- Grid ref: SD 931541 --- 23 miles


Certificates will be given to all competitors who finish within the time limit of 9 hours.

Badges will be available for £1.

Hot meal or vegetarian option meal will be provided at the finish.

The Organisers decision in all matters concerning the organisation of the walk is final.

The Organisers cannot be held responsible for any injury or mishap during the event and retain the right to vary or alter the rules.



WALK RULES
  • Each competitor to be aged 18 years or over, unless accompanied by parent or legal guardian (Licensing Regulations).
  • All entrants must report to the walk H.Q. between 07:30 and 08:15 on the day of the walk.
  • Retire only at roadside checkpoints.
  • Entrants must observe the Country Code - failure to keep to designated footpaths may result in disqualification.
  • All walkers to carry a suitable map, compass, waterproof clothing.



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


A route description will be available to all entrants. Competitors are advised to carry the following equipment:-
  • first aid kit
  • suitable footwear
  • emergency rations
  • waterproofs / warm change of clothing
The route is to be used in conjunction with map OS Explorer OL2 1:25.000 Yorkshire Dales Southern & Western areas. Information on accommodation and camping may be obtained from either Yorkshire Dales National Park, Skipton (01756) 792809 or the Information Centre, Grassington (01756) 753748. Organised by the West Yorkshire Group of the LDWA.