2019 Jack Bloor Races – REMINDERS

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Junior age categories based on age on 31st December 2019

Senior age categories based on age on day of race (including for U23)

NEW: 

The U19 class race will start at 6.20 pm along with the U13 and U15 classes

Parental consent is required for all U18s including those in the Senior Race

This is a navigational fell race consequently the use of any electronic device to aid route finding is prohibited

In view of daylight runners should be capable of completing the course within 100 minutes. If necessary, Checkpoint 3 (Cowper’s Cross) is a suitable point from which to retire with an easy descent north down Keighley Gate track to Wells Road and Race HQ.

All senior competitors and consenting parents or legal guardians of junior competitors must read, familiarise and comply with:

2019 FRA REQUIREMENTS FOR RUNNERS – ‘The Runners’ Rules’

In particular, please note this Safety Equipment Reminder

Competitors at the annual Jack Bloor Fell Race must bring and expect to wear or carry the following safety equipment:

  • Waterproof, whole body cover
  • Hat
  • Gloves
  • Compass
  • Map
  • Whistle

The Race Organiser may relax some of these kit requirements depending on the weather conditions 

Full details of the race can be found here

Thank you

Rob King

JBRO