Stickle Pike (West)Wed 29 Jun
Summer Series Event 4
Local level event
What does this mean?
Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Training events are non competitive and used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships.
Terrain type: Fell
Thank you for joining us on Stickle Pike this evening for the fourth event in the Summer Series! We hope you enjoyed the courses, the views and the area. Many thanks to Matthew for planning, Andy & Matt R as Safety Controllers and Matt as Series Co-ordinator and the SI Team of Ali & Mike.
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Part of a series of six summer evening events across the South Lakes. Long and Short technical courses, and an easier course for families, juniors and novices.
Near: Broughton in Furness Lat,Lng: 54.32846,-3.20840 Postcode: LA20 6EB What3Words: ///hasten.those.spaceship
The pins on the maps show the location of the parking, the start may be some distance away
Directions / Parking
Parking will be at the summit of the road between east and west Stickle. Limited space so car-sharing appreciated.
Map / Terrain
Glorious complex Lakeland fell, unhindered by walls. Bracken will be grown so don't forget to tick check after. Rough terrain but craggy ground can be avoided with sensible route choices.
Full leg cover is compulsory.
The area is exposed and if the weather is bad you may be required to carry a hooded waterproof jacket, and potentially hat, gloves and waterproof trousers. You should bring these to the event and notices will be displayed in the car park and at the start.
You must carry a whistle.
Long 5.0 km 315m climb 9 controls
Short 2.8 km 135m climb 7 controls
Orange 1.9 km 95m climb 6 controls
Scale 1:7500 and 5m contours.
Map last updated in year TBD.
The map will be size A4 and printed on waterproof paper
Pre-entries via SI Entries
£4 M/W20- and full-time students
Entry on the day is possible for the Orange but you can also pre-enter.
A family group intending to go round this course together should just enter once. Please fill in the box for details of others in your group.
You will just use one SI Card (dibber) between you but you can buy extra maps using the “extras” on SI Entries for £1.
Registration and Start times
Starts 17.00 until 18.30
Courses close 19:30
Registration for the Orange course, which is particularly aimed at families, juniors and novice runners, will offer entry on the day (EOD), opening at 16.45, and SI cards (dibbers) and compasses will be available for those who do not have them.
PLEASE REPORT TO DOWNLOAD EVEN IF YOU RETIRE.
Contacts / Officials
Series Coordinator : Matt Rooke
Planner : Matthew Horne
Safety : Andy Robinson
Nearest A&E Hospital
Barrow A&E or Kendal Small Injuries unit
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