GMTR – 6th October 2019 – 11am

Race licence 2019-36715

RACE NOW OPEN 

What a great day.  Thanks to all of you who turned out on what was scheduled to be a bit of grim day.  But we were lucky – and with just 15 minutes to spare the rain stopped and we had a glimmer of sunshine throughout.    Check out the photo gallery on google.

Now in it’s 6th year, this challenging course takes in some of the toughest climbs and best views in the area, as you work your way up back roads, farmers’ fields, fords, moors and woodland – adjacent to the Swinton Estate near Masham.

We are a charity – so you won’t find any swanky gifts or flash prizes for entering our race.  But we do want to recognise your support, so our kind sponsors have donated some modest prizes.

This may be a slightly more challenging course than the average multi terrain, with some interesting ascents that are well worth the effort, but it is fast gaining interest among local runners.

This 13km multiterrain single lap race climbs above and descends back into the picturesque Dales village of Grewelthorpe (near Masham) and finishes just outside the village. Make your way to the village hall after your race and enjoy your free tea/coffee and soup.

Registrations will be at the village hall where you can enjoy a quick cuppa or some extra calories before you start the race.  Prizegiving will also be held in the hall  and refreshments for those not running the race will be available throughout in our lovely renovated Methodist Chapel that houses the Hackfall Café as well as an exhibition of art.

Both men and women aged 16 and over are welcome to take part, from novice 10km runners to seasoned athletes.

You can find the results of previous events here

9 thoughts on “GMTR – 6th October 2019 – 11am

  1. Many thanks to the team and sponsors (and the weather) that made the inaugural Grewelthorpe multi-terrain such a good run – couldn’t fault it and the hills weren’t quite as gruelling as we were expecting and the views just as promised. The relatively small number of entrants gave it a nice feel but I guess that as word gets out, the numbers will increase, which will be good for the village hall.

  2. Good race, well organised.
    Thanks to the marshalls & flapjack makers.
    We’ll be back next year and spread the word amongst our friends.
    Bob, Mark & Trev

Leave a Reply to Gary Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s