Matlock, Derbyshire, de4 3bz
- Distance26.2 miles
point to point
- Water stations
- Traffic free
- Wheelchair accessible
PLEASE NOTE THAT ENTRIES COME IN VERY FAST, AND CHECK UP WITH THE WEB SITE FOR CLOSING DATE.
ENTRIES FOR THE HALF MARATHON WILL CLOSE ON FEB 4TH 2012
An off-road marathon and half-marathon held over the Tissington and High Peak trails in Derbyshire. The marathon is from Thorpe to Cromford Meadows following first the Tissington Trail to Parsley Hay, then the High Peak Trail to Cromford, while the half marathon follows the second half of the marathon, from Friden, near Newhaven, to Cromford. The events are over firm compacted limestone and cinder surfaces on former railway tracks, making road running shoes ideal.
Registration is at Cromford Meadows, and a bus will take competitors to the starts, and return their belongings to the finish, which is also at Cromford Meadows. EOD is not permitted (200 per event limit).
Entry forms will be posted on the web site on Jan 14, and will be accepted from Feb 1.
Because of the restrictions on the entry, we have traditionally had to close the entry lists early. For details on this, check Matlock AC web site before posting entry.
Supervised bag storage
rural setting by canal ideal for supporters & spectators
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