Entry Terms

Bishop’s Castle Challenge Walk 2017 – Entry Terms 

Entry Rules – The rules apply to both individual bookings and where applicable other people on whose behalf you are booking.

This is a self-led walk and participants are responsible for themselves.  Timescales must be adhered to and it is essential that organisers are contacted if there are any problems. A mobile ‘phone number must be given by each participant or group of participants.

I/we have read and agree that we will abide by, the rules of the event and to observe the Country Code at all times. I/we confirm that we are in good health and have no medical condition that may cause undue concern or inconvenience to others. I/we understand that we participate at our own risk and that no liability is accepted by the organisers for any injury, damage or loss sustained by me during the event

Age Restrictions.

Walkers24 miles – Entrants must be over the age of 14 and if under 17 years must be accompanied by a responsible adult over 18. Strictly no participants under 14 years.

Walkers 13 or 11 mile route – Entrants must be over the age of 11 and if under 17 years be accompanied responsible  adult over 18. Strictly no participants under 11 years.

Runners – 24 miles – All entrants must be over the age of 18 years.   Strictly no participants under 18.

Runners – 13 miles – Entrants must be over the age of 12 years, and must be accompanied by a responsible adult over 18. Strictly no participants under 12 years.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES ARE DOGS OR BIKES ALLOWED ON THE ROUTE

Walk route, description and information pack.

The walk route detailed description and final arrangements, including food arrangements and confirmed start times, will be on our website in early August 2017 as “final-details”

Maps – The route description will be designed to work with OS Explorer 216 Welshpool & Montgomery. GPX files will also be available for GPS and mapping systems.

The final route is very much the same as last year.  All distances are approximate and may be subject to alteration before the event.

Event Centre  – Bishop’s Castle Town Hall, Bishop’s Castle Shropshire, SY9 5BG

Food Stops & Refreshments – subject to final confirmation – A packed lunch will be provided for all participants.

Start – Town Hall – Refreshments

6 Miles – Roundton – Refreshments / Snacks

13 Miles (Start part 2) – Shelve – Lunch Stop 24 mile route – Sandwiches, Snacks and refreshments.

20 Miles (7 miles part 2 only) – Linley – Refreshments -24 Miles -Town Hall – Tea, Coffee & Cake (free) and local beer at £2 a pint.