Sunday 8th Sept 2019
Kielder Castle, Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER.
What are the distances?
There is a 50 mile sportive (1 lap) and a 100 mile race (2 laps).
Marshals will be positioned all along the race route for the safety of the riders. There will be various feed stations to top up your water and get some nibbles. You need to carry everything you normally would for such a long distance ride.
50 mile sportive £40
100 mile race £50
Entry includes an event memento, safety team, marshalled and sign posted route, comms cover, feed/water stations, lots of prize categories for the race, bucket fulls of climbing.
16:00-21:00 – Registration open in Kielder Castle
06:00 – Registration opens in Kielder Castle
07:30 – Registration closes
7:45 – Safety briefing
08:00 – Start of Deadwater 100
There are a number of Forestry Commission car parks near to the castle with ample amounts of space. Remember to pay and display as vehicles do get checked by FC staff. If you are staying on Kielder campsite then you’re already parked and a stones throw away from the castle.
Registration will take place at Kielder Castle which can be easily found from the main road or anywhere in the Kielder area. Postcode NE44 1ER
The route revolves around a single 50 mile lap
There will several feed stations on the course. These will be highlighted in the info pack send out by email 1 week before the event.
We will record finish times and will make the results available after the event on the website. Please ensure your run number is visible after you cross the finish line. If you drop out of the event at any time after you have registered and collected your number, then you must go to the nearest checkpoint/marshal or Registration and let them know you are dropping out. Everyone needs to sign out whether you finished or not.
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