Sat 13th July 2019, 3.00pm
1.5 miles 400ft
Not organised by Wharfedale Harriers this year as the date of the show has been changed. The Young Farmers are however planning to run the race themselves. Details below are from previous years.
Starting from the Show Field to Town Edge and back
The race leaves the show field and turns left running along the road past the school till it turns sharp right up Sidegate Lane. A short distance up the lane there is a track on the left. Head up here for 50 Yards and then bear right up the ridge to the summit of Town Edge. From the summit there is a steep descent back down to cross Sidegate Lane. Then a steep drop over a wall before returning through the fields to the finish back at the show field.
Registration from 2.00 pm
Juniors and Seniors run together, minimum age 10 on day.
Prizes by age category, Senior,U17,U14,U12
As much of the course is on private land and there are no public footpaths please do not try to recce the off road sections before the day.
Small cost to enter the race, plus small cost for the show ( Usually a couple of pound per person. £2 adults, £1 children in 2016 )