Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race

Sunday 10th February 2013 at 10:00am

Rules & Condition of Entry. Held under FRA rules.

United Utilities have requested that no recce runs are done over the course.

Registration, Start, Finish and Prizegiving at Rivington Hall Barn (upper barn), Rivington Lane, Horwich. GR 636145.

Please do not park in the main car parks, park on the approach to the barn. Note the facilities at Rivington Barn are for patrons of the barn and under no circumstances are they to be used by runners for washing, changing etc.

Route: 11 miles, 2,700 ft of climb.

Strictly minimum age limit 18 years old on the day

ALL runners must carry the minimum safety requirements as laid down under FRA rules (see FRA Calendar). You must carry windproof whole body cover appropriate for the weather conditions, map (provided), compass, whistle and emergency food. BRING IT WITH YOU. This is an 11 mile category A race and is unsuitable for novices.

Should any runner retire, they must report to an official at the finish. If near a checkpoint, they should also advise the marshal.

Collect your number on the day. Teams of 3 to count for men and ladies.

Enter online at, or use entry form below, send a cheque for 6 pound payable to Horwich RMI Harriers to: Colin Jones, 3 Church Street, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6AH. Tel: 01204 690013, Email:

Pre-entry deadline is 3rd February. Entries on the day are 15 pound, subject to race limit of 200