The Stoop

Sunday 16th December 2018 – 11.30am

Junior races 10.30am See Quarry Runs page

4.9 mile 700ft : BM

Starting from Penistone Hill Country Park heads up to the Stoop – Standing Stone via Harbour Lodge then straight back down.

Route

Starting from the quarry bottom on Penistone, the route heads out along the track past Drop Farm where the path narrows.  After a while, at the footpath sign  follow the path to the right which then brings you onto the track leading to Harbour Lodge.  Just before the lodge, turn right, cross the beck via the footpath abd follow the path round the edge of Harbour Lodge.   Follow this past the lodge to another footpath sign where turn left.  This path climbs and turns and make its way through theheather till it brings you out near the Standing Stone.  Round the Stoop, then back down through the bogs till eventually you meet the track you started on at Drop Farm.  Follow this down, cross the road them head up towards the finish line on the cricket pitch.

Google Maps Route
Aerial Map of Route

Registration time 9.30am

Cricket Hut,
West End Cricket Club,
Penistone Hill,
GR 023 363

Over 16’s only

Entry Cost £5

Photo Tour

Teams (3) free
Santa Hat for all entrants
free coffee and biscuits

Prize giving afterwards at the Sun Inn, free soup and roll.

Race Contact

Chris Jones 07753 799386 chrisxjones66@gmail.com

Records

Mens

  • M Andi Jones – Salford 28-52 2005
  • V40 Ian Holmes – Bingley 29-16 2005
  • V50 Steve Jackson – Horwich 34-51 2005
  • V60 Jim Shemilt – York Acorn 38-09 2007
  • V70 Norman Bush – Ilkley 49-27 2013
  • V80 George Arnold – Preston 77-31 2016
  • U18 Alistair Brownlee – Bingley 31-09 2005

Ladies

  • F Olivia Walwyn – Altrincham 35-13 2007
  • V40 Helen Berry – Holmfirth 39-03 2016
  • V50 Gill Myers – Wharfedale 42-08 2013
  • V60 Aileen Baldwin – Sainland Lions 48-51 2013
  • U18 Sarah Pickering – Ilkley 39-34 2016

Past Results

2017

2016

2015

2014

For older results go to Woodentops The Stoop archive