The Grand Tour of Skiddaw @ Lime House School, Dalston, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 29 August 2015

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: The Grand Tour of Skiddaw
  • Distance (KMs): 71
  • Distance (Miles): 44
  • Date: 29 August 2015
  • Start Time: 08:00
  • Venue: Lime House School
  • Best Time (Men): 7:09:04
  • Best Time (Women): 8:15:07
  • Organised By: Pure Outdoors Events
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

The Grand Tour of Skiddaw is a 44 mile unmarked trail ultra race taking in the beautiful Northern Lake District in the UK, with a climb up the mighty Skiddaw at the approximate halfway point, giving a total of 7136 feet of ascent. The route is almost entirely run on public footpaths and bridleways, starting and finishing at Lime House School near Dalston. Competitors are provided with detailed written route notes, marked route map and the gpx file of the route is available to download. Some basic navigation skills are required.

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