LAKELAND COUNTRY FAIR
at Torver, near Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8BQ
on A593/A5084
by kind permission of Mr A Inman

SUNDAY
20th. AUGUST
2017

beagles displays dog show fell races ferret show foxhound show horn blowing lurcher show sheepdog show stick show terrier show wrestling home
   
Entry free (pay to enter the Country Fair)
   
Junior Race Trophies etc
Winner in each age group receives a Trophy and a commemorative T-shirt.

1st ,2nd & 3rd placed Boy & Girl in each age group receive a Memento and a commemorative T-shirt.

   
Senior Race Trophies etc.
The overall Winner receives the Green Jem Trophy (to be held for 1 year), a Voucher to the value of 50 pounds, a Memento and a commemorative T-shirt.

The first runner aged 23 or under and the first female runner will also receive a Voucher.

Mementoes will be awarded to the subsequent finishers down to 5th place and to the first Veteran over 40 &  first Veteran over 50.

In addition, the first 10 finishers will receive a commemorative T-shirt.

   

FELL RACES

These will be run under FRA rules.
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Junior Races
1 p.m. Under 10 Boys & Girls*
1.15 p.m. Under 12 / Under 14 Boys & Girls*
1.40 p.m. Under 16 / Under 18 Boys & Girls*
   
*Age as on 31st December 2017 in accordance with new FRA rules
   
U10 course 1200m with 20m of ascent
U12/U14 course 2100m with 85m of ascent
U16/U18 course 2600m with 135m of ascent
   
Senior Fell Race  Starts 2.30 p.m.   11Km with 716m of ascent. AM, minimum age 18.  
Runners will leave the Showground and cross the A593 before heading up to the summit of Coniston Old Man, returning the same way.  The course is marked for 1 kilometre, then runners take their own line.
Full Kit is compulsory (for full list go to http://www.fellrunner.org.uk/documents.php and select Requirements for Runners)                  

 Please bring your own safety pins!

Current Records (M) Ben Abdelnoor: 54 min. 52 secs. (2009)
  (F) Nicola Davies: 1hr 6 mins 21 secs (2003)
 

The Fell Races have kindly been sponsored by the Rawdon-Smith Trust, Coniston (to be confirmed)  

    Voucher for Winner of the Senior Fell Race donated by Mr W Millburn, Barrow-in-Furness (to be confirmed)

 

 

Show starts 12 noon

Refreshments
Bar
Free Parking

Adult admission 5
(reduction for children)

Show Secretary
01229 837680
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