Sat, 16 Jan | BS40 7TZ

Mendips 30k

Beautiful, hilly run covering Beacon Batch, Crooks Peak and Cheddar Gorge
Registration is Closed
Mendips 30k

Time & Location

16 Jan, 08:00 – 12:00
BS40 7TZ, Blagdon, Bristol BS40 7TZ, UK

About the Event

Please read all event information before attending:

Event Information:

This will be a challenging and hilly trail run for the stronger runners among us. We will start at the parking place on the B3134 (at the top of the hill postcode: BS407TZ) and head on a 30k run covering the summit of Beacon Batch and Crooks Peak before circling back through Cheddar Gorge. 

Approximate Distance: 30km

Approximate Elevation: 800m

Expected Terrain: Micture of muddy and rocky trails. Lots of hills.

Run Leader: Joe Wenman

Entry Requirements: This is a difficult run. It's long, hilly and the terrain is tough. You should be a reletively strong hill runner to participate. We aim to complete the run in about 4 hours.

View the route on OS Maps Here

Essential Kit:

  • Trail running shoes
  • Head torch with spare batteries
  • Appropriate clothing for the weather
  • Waterproof jacket with taped seams
  • At least 1L of water
  • At least 3 food items (gels, bars, nuts, etc)
  • Spare, warm change of clothes in the car
  • Hand sanitizer and face mask

Other Information:

  • This event is limited to fifteen attendees
  • You must register on this page to attend
  • If your plans change, please revisit this page to cancel your attendance so another member can take your place
  • Do not attend this run if you are not medically well
  • You must socially distance at all BTR events
  • You must always listen to instructions and guidance provided by BTR run leaders