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  • ER - Experience required
  • NS - Navigational Skills Required
  • LK - Local Knowledge an advantage
  • PM - Course Partially Marked

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Sat 29th May 2021 – The Cake Race (R)

Race details

  • Date & time: Sat 29th May 2021 at 10:00
  • Country: England
  • Region: South/West Pennines
  • Category: BM
  • GPS:
  • Website: www.saddleworth-runners.co.uk
  • Distance: 16km / 9.9m
  • Climb: 518m / 1699ft
  • Venue: Kiln Green Church, Diggle, Saddleworth, OL3 5JZ.
  • Grid ref: SE 00720794
  • Skills & experience: PM, LK
  • Minimum age: 18

Entry information

  • Entry on day? Entry on day not allowed
  • Pre-entry Pre-entry allowed
  • Pre-entry fee: £7.50
  • Entry info:

    Now pre-entry only at www.saddleworth-runners.co.uk. People will be set off in groups of 6, you will be sent your start time and all details in advance.

Contact for Race Information

  • James Sheard
  • Prospecton, Tunstead Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7NY
  • 01457 877230
  • [email protected]


  • Teams allowed: Teams not allowed


  • Male: P. Green – 00:59:23 – 2006
  • Female: A. Lupton – 01:11:25 – 2006


  • Junior races: Juniors not allowed

Permit / Insurance

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

Other information

Be prepared to carry full FRA kit, requirements will be notified on the day. No kit, no race. There will be no cake competition this year.

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