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Sun 29th Oct 2017 – Buttermere Shepherd's Meet (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sun 29th Oct 2017 at 14:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: Lake District
  • Category: AS
  • Website: www.c-f-r.org.uk
  • Distance: 2.5km / 1.6m
  • Climb: 275m / 902ft
  • Venue: Buttermere village GR NY175170
  • Grid ref: NY175171
  • Skills & experience: LK
  • Minimum age: 12

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day allowed
  • Entry on day fee: Free
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry not allowed
  • Entry info:

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Contact for Race Information

  • Andrew Bradley
  • Middle Farm, Tallentire, Cockermouth, CA13 0PR
  • 01900 827894
  • andyandmel@btinternet.com


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: M Mikkelson-Baron – 00:15:14 – 2014
  • Female: K Moore – 00:18:34 – 2014


  • Junior races: Juniors allowed
  • Other info:

    There will be a race for U9 (min age 8) and U11 (age at 31st Dec 2017) at 1pm. Runners aged 12 and over will run the main race.

Permit / Insurance

This race has a Permit and associated UK Athletics insurance from the FRA

Other information

Part of low key traditional shepherd's meet.

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