Rochdale Harriers Three Day Event
25th Annual Rochdale Three Day Event
Three Tough Races in Three Days. In it’s 25th year (2019) this promises to be a real celebration of running!
Friday – Sunday 7th, 8th, 9th June 2019
2018 Results and Pictures
2017 Results and Pictures
TECHNICAL T-Shirt (not cotton) to those who pre-enter by 26th May and then complete all three races. Postal pre-entry for all three races combined costs £17 EA attached, £21 unattached for entry on or before 26th May.
On-line entry is slightly more expensive than postal entry due to booking fees.
Prices for Day 1 and Day 2 rise by £2 per race for entries received on or after 26th May.
Registration for all three races: The Brown Cow Pub, 832 Edenfield Road, Norden, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 7RB (Multimap)
A breathtaking course (in every sense) with stunning views on the climb up Edenfield road and during the descent down Ashworth Valley Road (more detail). Postal pre-entry by 26th May: £5 EA attached, £7 unattached. £2 extra to enter after the pre-entry deadline.
An undulating, three lap course through Naden Valley, School Lane, across the stream and past the Three Owls Bird Sanctuary (more detail). Postal pre-entry by 26th May: £5 EA attached, £7 unattached. £2 extra to enter after the pre-entry deadline.
The most popular of the three due to the scenery, route and advertising in the FRA handbook – a Category BM Fell Race (1300′ total climbs) passing Higher Naden Reservoir, up to the top of Knowl Hill (1380′), down between the 4 reservoirs, back up then down past Dr Dam lake to the finish (more detail) £5 for everyone. Pre-entry will be possible on-line.
Day 1 – Carly Needham, Rochdale 39:20 (2006) – previous record 39:24 (2003)
Day 2 – Carly Needham, Rochdale 42:34 (2006) – previous record 42:57 (2000)
Day 3 – Katie Walshaw, Holmfirth 47:04 (2015)
Fastest cumulative ladies time for all 3 days Lucy Whittaker, Saddleworth 39:29, 42:57, 50:06 = 2:12:32 (2000)
Day 1 – Dave Lewis, Rossendale 31:51 (1997)
Day 2 – John Brown, Salford 33:53 (1998)
Day 3 – Sam Tosh, Rossendale 41:10 (2015) (Previous record Dave Lewis, 41:23 (2000))
Fastest cumulative time for all 3 days: Dave Lewis Rossendale 32:17, 35:02, 41:23 = 1:48:42 (2000)