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Big Day Out - The Great Escape

25th Aug 2018

Organiser Contact

Steve Skedgell
Tel: Landline: 07799111231
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Further information

The Great Escape rnA half-marathon starting from Princetown in the heart of the Moor, the route takes in the last 13.1 miles of THE CROSSING, with big, wide open spaces. Many have tried escaping the Prison at Princetown and, because of its remoteness, have been recaptured. rnrnA fully marked and marshalled course, with 2 Aid Stations/Water stops with food and refreshments.rnrnThe route crosses the head of the Erme Valley and traverses the Erme canyons, with some interesting moorland vistas along the Abbots Way before the long descent into South Brent. A real taste of Dartmoor trail running. rnrnStart time 11:30am. rnrnTime limit 4 hours. rnrnBespoke medal to all finishers. rnrnBespoke t-shirts can be purchased at any time via the sientries system.rnrnCoach transfer from South Brent to the start £8.rnrnDogs are not permitted with runners during any of these races.rnrnAll enquiries regarding entries to Co-Race Directors, Steve and Mark Email:

Where and When

Venue: South Brent, England, TQ109AQ , GB
Date: 25th Aug 2018
Time: 11:30
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 30. Unaffiliated Fee: 32.

Course details

Extent: 13.1 Miles
Admits: Runners
Course: Linear
Silhouette: 245 Metres climb
Underfoot: Hard packed gravel track to start trying to grassy/muddy remote trails, finishing with Woodland trails.
Navigation: Fully marked and marshalled course