UTPD entries ‘selling out’…

Posted in At the Races on Fri 21 Feb ’14

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The Ultra Tour Peak District event is close to selling out in 2014, a full 5 months ahead of race day in June, as runner prepare to pit themselves over 56.5 miles across the Peak District National Park…

Full event release

The Ultra Trail Peak District, which will be held on the 21st June 2014, is now close to selling out! We are really pleased that with still 5 months to go we now only have 50 places left for the 60 mile ultra race, which takes in some of the most iconic climbs and views the Peak District trails have to offer.

The UTPD is a qualifying race for the UTMB (2pts) and part of our festival of running weekend

To book a place on the UTPD, please follow this link

Intro Ultra (30mile) and UTPD (60mile) Recce Day

Dig Deep are holding a recce day on Sunday, 16th March 2014. This will cover parts of both the 60 mile and 30 mile courses. The cost of the recce day is £5. They will be fully guided by members of the Dig Deep Team and we will give you navigational tips as well as focusing on particularly navigational tricky parts of the routes.

We meet in the Outside Cafe in Hathersage at 9:45am. Outside are the retail partners of Dig Deep Peak District.

UTPD runners – The recce run will be from Burbage Valley to Moscar – including Derwent leg (18 miles).

Intro Ultra runners – The recce run will be from Burbage Valley to Hope (8 – 9 miles)

To book onto the Recce Day follow this link

Speaker for the Weekend

We are really pleased that Mammut sponsored endurance athlete Helen Bonsor will be joining us for the Dig Deep Peak District weekend. Helen will be one of several elite athletes who will be giving talks on endurance running over the weekend.

To read more about what inspires Helen and her achievements have a read of this

Mammut are the Dig Deep Peak District 2014 Official Sponsors

To find out more information on all of the races available over the 21st and 22nd June, click here

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