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The Great Escape, Dartmoor - Big Day Out

24th Aug 2019

Further information

The Great Escape, A 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. The 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 Ivybridge. A real taste of Dartmoor trail running. rnrnStart time 11:30am. Time limit 4.5 hours. Bespoke medal to all finishers. Event t-shirts can be purchased at any time via the sientries system. Coach transfer from South Brent to the start £8. Dogs 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: Plume of Feathers Pub, Princetown, Devon, PL20 6QQ, England
Date: 24th Aug 2019
Time: 11:30
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 34. Unaffiliated Fee: 36.

Course details

Extent: 15.5 Miles
Admits: Runners
Course: Linear
Silhouette: 245 Metres climb
Underfoot: Hard packed gravel track to start trying to grassy/muddy remote trails.
Navigation: Fully marked and marshalled course