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Elevation (total climb)277m
Dates run31st May – 13th June 2021
Race designerJane Boden


Basically a checkpoint-driven route from Charnock, near Sheffield’s outer ringroad. The checkpoints can be visited in any order. This race was first run in 2020.


The route shown is just a suggestion.

Download file for GPS

The checkpoints are shown on the maps above, and also on the route card on this version

Route Guides

Strava Links

These segments overlap with the conventional route between checkpoints shown above


50 points for fastest time. Everyone else gets a percentage – if the winning time is 1 hour and you take 2 hours, you get 25 points. Plus a 5 point bonus for collecting some rubbish either on a recce or the race

Submitting Scores

This race is now closed – but you can still run it for fun.



See all the photos from this race in our flickr group here

Photos from 2020 Charnock Chaser