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Jack Bloor junior fell races
Junior Ilkley Harriers, established 2003

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The Junior Ilkley Harriers team organised the junior races at the Jack Bloor Races from 2003-2005. Also see the Jack Bloor Races web site (link on the right).

Map

Map courtesy of Airienteers www.aire.org.uk, who also assist with the organisation of the Jack Bloor Races. Scale: 250m between the vertical lines

Courses 2003-2005

  • Age 6-9 years, 0.5 miles, 180' climb
    Red dots on the map above
    Start (as do all courses from 2004) at the bottom of the grass slope near the cattlegrid, marked S
    After 100m turn sharp left, cross a narrow bridge and climb a steep narrow path
    Turn right on the bigger path, with steps, towards White Wells
    2/3 of the way up, turn right onto a path that descends gently for 150m
    Turn right, then right again on the path that follows the beck towards the finish
    Pass the first footbridge, and cross the beck at a taped point further down
    The course is fully marshalled and flagged.
  • 10-13 years, 0.75 miles, 300' climb
    Purple dots on the map above
    Start (as do all courses from 2004) at the bottom of the grass slope near the cattlegrid, marked S
    Continue through the narrow path beside the fenced area (covered reservoir)
    Turn left and follow the broad grassy track directly up to White Wells
    Pass on the track between White Wells and the disused toilets building
    Follow the main track up towards Rocky Valley
    At the foot of Rocky Valley (point R) turn as directed by marshals and retrace the course to White Wells
    Any route may be taken from White Wells (point W) but you must cross the beck at the tapes which will lead you into the Finish
  • 14-16 years, 1.5 miles, 600'
    Follow the purple dots to Rocky Valley point R as for the 10-13 class
    Then follow the green dots on the map ...
    Continue up the stony steps and climb to the cairn C as directed by marshals
    Turn right and follow the narrow stony path that descend back towards the top of the woods
    Continue to follow this path downwards to White wells, as directed by marshals
    Any route may be taken from White Wells (point W) but you must cross the beck at the tapes which will lead you into the Finish

Details

  • Tuesday 10th May 2005, from 6.15pm
  • Registration from 5.15, on the grass at the foot of the moor opposite Millennium Gardens
  • Age classes above are based on age on the day of the race, minimum age on the day 6 years
  • 1, entry on the day only
  • Sorry, no toilets available
  • Prizegiving shortly after the senior race starts at 7.15

2005

2004

2003

Click here for 2003 race results