Kirkstall Calverley Cutter
Midwinter 18 km Riverside Trail Road Hybrid Race
Great Owl running presents the inaugural Kirkstall Calverley Cutter. An 18km Trail / Road Hybrid Race consisting of approximately 9.5 km riverside path and trail / 4.5 km Canal Towpath / 4 km pavement. The Course starts on the Leeds Liverpool canal but soon meanders off on a loop taking in the sights of the fantastic River Aire, Calverley Cutting and Kirkstall Abbey. Race registration and finish takes place at the award winning Kirkstall Bridge; on finishing all runners receive a delicious pint with their race number (or cider / glass of wine / soft drink) and a cosy warm atmosphere after what will certainly be a very cold January race! Although the route is relatively simple the course will be part marked and marshalled at key areas and all runners will receive a route map / description upon entry. The race will finish back at the Bridge pub and we will administer some kind of gong or bell system, so a mad dash to ring the bell will be part of the fun. Mandatory Gear Route Map (provided) All runners must carry a warm jacket / extra clothing suitable for winter weather Water Container (From January 2019 onwards Great Owl events are going cupless. There will be an aid / refill station at 8km, we’ll bring all the haribo!
- 18 Kilometres
- Multi Terrain
- Entry limit:
- Remaining places:
- Race licence:
- Not suitable for wheelchairs
- Baggage store
- No water stations
- No distance markers
- No changing facilities
- No showers
- Race HQ:
- Kirkstall Bridge Inn, 12 Bridge Rd, Leeds LS5 3BW, UK
Registration / Race finish / will take place at the Kirkstall Bridge Mass start on Leeds Liverpool Canal at 11am - a 10 minute call will take place at 10:50 Parking Kirkstall Bridge Inn (approx 30 spaces) Kirkstall Retail Park (100 metres away 300+ spaces) Race entry includes a post race drink - Pint of Beer / Cider / Glass Of Wine / Soft Drink
Shoes - Trail Shoes Advised. Mandatory Gear - All runners must carry or wear warm clothing ie: Jacket / thermals and water containers as all Great Owl events are now "cupless"
The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.
Assuming this event does not sell out, entry on the day will be available for an additional £2.00.
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- Claire Thaper, Saltaire Striders
- Daniel Thompson
- Emily Berg, South Leeds Lakers
- Nathanial Marshall
- Ian Date