Compton Downland Challenge 20

A scenic twenty mile route with 2200 feet of ascent. Terrain is mainly footpaths, tracks and bridleways (which can all be fairly muddy) with some short, almost traffic free, road sections linking them. Course is route marked, but description is available from website. (A supporters’/baggers’ route is also available.) Start time is 1000 hours, with a time limit of 6 hours, to finish by 1600 hours. Prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd overall: 1st in age 40, 50, 60, 70 categories (both sexes, both races). There are 3 checkpoints at approx 5 mile intervals, all with water and squash, some with hot drinks and snacks. Changing rooms, toilets and showers. Free hot meal (with vegetarian option) for all entrants post-race. NO BIKES on the course or DOGS on school site please. Limit 400 total. Right of entry reserved. UK/A rules apply. Online entry via Sportsystems; Postal entry until 3/4/16 Awards/mementos: Winners’ prizes Memento Venue facilities: Changing Toilets Showers Refreshments Supervised bag storage

  • Listing categories 20 miles
  • Location / Region Compton
  • Date 8th April 2017
  • Time 10:00 AM
  • Distance 20 miles
  • Address The Downs School Manor Crescent, Compton, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 6NU
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