Harting MT Race - Sunday 7th August 2016
An approximate 10 mile long multi-terrain race over private tarmac lanes, hard gravel tracks and some paths. The route runs up to the top of the Downs, gently down towards Compton, along towards Chalton, up to Ditcham Park School, along part of the South Downs Way and back down to South Harting to finish on the sports field. There are many superb views around the course. Runners World Race rating for our race is 96%.
The race is to be held on Sunday the 7th August 2016, starting at 10.30am.
To allow the course to be cleared and marshals to be freed, runners will be expected to run the majority of the course. Any falling behind the sweeper marshals may be driven direct to the finish or allowed to continue but not as part of the race.
Important note: There will be limited medical facilities and hospitals are some way away. Please do not run if you feel unwell.
headquarters will be at the
Sports Field just to the West of the village of South Harting on the B2146 Petersfield to Chichester road, nearest post code: GU31 5QA. Click here for a map showing
the location of the race headquarters.
The race start will be a approximate 5 minute walk away: turn left out of the sports field, up the main road and at the top take the lane on the left.
There will be unique medal given to all finishers (up to the limit of 300) at the end of the finish funnel.
Prizes will be awarded to the overall lady and man and trophies to the 1st to 3rd seniors and veteran catagories (ladies: 18-34 and 35-49; men: 18-39 and 40-55). Also to the 1st in catergories L50-59 and L60+ and M55-64 and M65+)
Note: 4.8.16: Pre.entries are now closed. Entries on the day are available. Please see the main home page.
Entry forms are here and will also be available at some local races or contact the race director below. Electronic entries will also be available on the Runners World website for small extra fee : Runners World Harting online entry.
Postal entries to:-
Tom Frost, 24 Mill Lane, Trotton, Petersfield. GU31 5JP.
On line entries:-
Please click on Harting to get to the Runners World dedicated page.
The race director: Tom Frost, 24 Mill Lane, Trotton, Petersfield. GU31 5JP
Tel. 01730 814098; e-mail: email@example.com
Use at own risk:-
Taxis: A2B Taxis (Petersfield) www.a2btaxispetersfield.co.uk, tel. 01730 239241
Petersfield Taxis: www.petersfieldtaxis.co.uk, tel. 01730 303030
Rogate Cars: www.rogatecars.co.uk, tel. 01730 821044
Midhurst Taxis: www.midhursttaxis.co.uk, tel. 01730 716327
Edwards Private Hire (Midhurst): www.edwards-private-hire.co.uk/taxi, tel.033 0660 0039
Food and Drink:-
South Harting pub: The White Hart. Tel. 01730 825124
The Elsted Inn: www.theelstedinn.com, tel. 01730 813662
The White Horse Rogate: www.thewhitehorserogate.co.uk, tel. 01730 821333
B. & B.: Copper Beeches: www.copperbeeches.net, tel. 01730 826662
B. & B.: The Severals: www.theseverals.co.uk, tel. 01730 821720
B. & B.: Mulberry House: www.rogatebandb.co.uk, tel. 01730 821047
Pub.: The Elsted Inn: www.theelstedinn.com, tel. 01730 813662
Pub.: The Flying Bull, Rake: www.theflyingbull.com, tel. 01730 892285