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Grin and Bear It 2012

The Grin ‘n Bear It,  Saturday 6th October 2012.

This is Woodhead Mountain Rescue Teams annual challenge walk/run to help raise funds for this important local service.

This is the 6th year of the “Grin and Bear it” and it just keeps getting bigger and better.

What do I have to do?

Just walk or run in some of the most rugged and scenic parts of the Peak District National Park

How far do I need to go?

There are four routes this year, the longest is 23 miles the shortest is 3 miles, so you can pick the one that best suits your ability.

What skills/equipment will I need?

Route finding skills using route description, map and compass in poor weather conditions are essential for the longer routes. Appropriate clothing & footwear are required. Well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome. O/S Outdoor Leisure Map No.1 Dark Peak Area 1:25 000

When is the event?

Saturday 6th October 2012.

Where do I register for the event?

All entries must register on the day at Crow Edge Community Centre, Sheffield Road, Victoria, Nr Hepworth, HD9 7TP. Grid Ref: SE 180 051.

What is the entry fee?

Entries in advance are £10 and £12 on the day. Under 16′s are free but must be accompanied by an adult at the event. All proceeds go to support Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team

What will I get when I finish?

FREE Hot Meal & Drinks at Crow Edge Community Centre for all participants & the satisfaction of knowing you’ve helped us help others for another year, as well as the smug grin you get when completing the challenge.

For more information including the registration times of each route, Check out the “Grin and Bear It” website http://grinnbearit.org/

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