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Lakeland 100 Recce Day 3 – Buttermere to Dalemain, 25th March 2018

Recce day 3 takes place from Buttermere to Dalemain and covers the 2nd quarter of the 100 course. The route is one of the easier sections with relatively good tracks and few aggressive climbs and descents.

On the Sunday morning the coach will pick up at 8:00am from Dalemain Estate near Pooley Bridge, please park your cars in the car park at Dalemain estate but use the far back section of the car park. To see the location GO HERE. The coach will then drop off at Buttermere Village Hall to start the run (60-75 minute drive), to see location GO HERE.

Timetable:

Sunday 25th March

07:30am arrive at Dalemain Estate and park your car
07:40am board coaches at Dalemain Estate
08:00am coaches leave Dalemain and travel to Buttermere
09:15/30am start run from Buttermere

Checkpoints will be manned at Braithwaite, Blencathra and Dockray with water and basic refreshments, but please bring your own snacks and any other specific products required.

You will need to print a road book from the route details section of the Lakeland 100 website, if you are using GPS download the track/route. You can also pre-mark a route map to help with navigation, there is a map link provided on the same page on the website.

As with all recce days, full kit as per the Lakeland 100 kit list is compulsory for all participants.

To register CLICK HERE.

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