- Start Date/Time
- 6 July 2024 at 14:00
- 4.2 miles/6.75km with 500ft/150m of ascent
- [Keith Gordon](firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Thurlstone Chase is a BS category fell race, run under licence from the Fell Runners Association.
Prizes for the first 3 men and women, then 1st in each age category V40, V50, V60 and V70.
Entry on the day is available.
This race has a permit and associated UK Athletics insurance from the Fell Runners Association. Minimum age to enter is 16 on the day of the race. If under 18 and not accompanied by a parent or guardian please bring a completed FRA Parental Consent Form.
Registration, and the race start and finish, are at Thurlstone Football Club, High Bank Lane, Thurlstone. Grid ref SE226036. Nearest postcode is S36 9PS.
The races in 2008 and 2020 were cancelled.
Previous course – 2003–2019
Male: 20:50 – P Dugdale, 1986
Female: 22:40 – C Haigh, 1985
Current course – 2021 onwards
Male: 25:28 – Phil Montgomery, Dark Peak Fell Runners, 2023
Female: 27:28 – Ruth Jones, Salford Harriers, 2021
£25 cash prize for 1st male and female breaking the course record.