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Joe Turner’s Sweat

18th Apr 2020

Organiser Contact

Ceri Rees
Address: Bolberry, Malborough, Kingsbridge TQ7 3DZ, UK
Tel: Landline: 01548463447Mobile: 07773 560335
Link / Email: cerirees@wildrunning.co.uk
Website: https://www.wildrunning.co.uk/event/joe-turners-sweat/
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Further information

Joe Turner’s SweatrnrnThis is a self nav 50k ultra and Challenge from the start of The Two Moors Way to Knowstone in Mid Devon. The route, which is mainly off road, crossses Exmoor in to Mid Devon and follows the route originally trailblazed by the late Joe Turner in the last century. rnrnThe Challenge is for teams and cam include walkers if they can get to Checkpoint 4 (mile 29) inside the 8 hour cut off. rnrnThe event will be fully supported by our first rate 4X4 Rapid Response Team and friends and family will be able to monitor participants 24/7 in real time. The route covers the first third of the Two Moors Way and is connected to our other popular Race With No Name, which completes the final section.Finishers will be able to get hold of a commemorative epic of the Two Moors Way, which slots together with The Race With No Name to form the whole. The epic is a tribute to Joe Turner, who was responsible for opening the route in 1976 and passed away in 2004, as well as to our runners.rnrnWhat’s includedrnrn-Waterproof foldable maps containing the course route (optional purchase)rn-Gpx files optimised for all the leading watches and devicesrn-Well-provisioned check-points (4 in total) fully stocked with food and drinkrn-Mandatory kit checks (for your own safety and well being)rn-Bespoke first aid teamrn-Transport to the start from Knowstonern-Baggage drops at any checkpointrn-The chance to partake in pre event reccesrn-Subsidised buff with route map (optional purchase)rn-Epic personalised mounted poem with photo (optional purchase)rnCut off – 8 Hours

Where and When

Venue: 20 Lynmouth St, Lynmouth EX35 6EH, UK
Date: 18th Apr 2020
Time: 09:30
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 37. Unaffiliated Fee: 39.

Course details

Extent: 30 Miles
Admits: Runners and Walkers
Course: Linear
Silhouette: 4400 Feet climb
Underfoot: The route is a linear journey following the Two Moors Way from Lynmouth to Knowstone Village Hall and crosses Exmoor, farmers fields, pure devonbian c
Navigation: GPX files provides. Laminated maps can be purchase as well as bespoke silk maps with the route on. GPS watches are permitted as well as maps, at least