ROTHERHAM HARRIERS & ATHLETICS CLUB

present an ultra cross country Trail event and also an ultra cross country Trail Relay through the South Yorkshire Forest following the approximate route of the ROTHERHAM boundary, for 50 miles / 80 km along footpaths, towpaths, tracks and roads, on an undulating route with 800 m of climb, overall, based on an idea from the long standing club secretary Ralph Rowbotham (and also former Club President), hence Rowbotham's ROUND ROTHERHAM

Event Centre: DVC Sports, at Dearne Valley College, Manvers

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The entry procedure for 2017 is as for 2015 and 2016 via SiEntries EXCEPT that there are different entry procedures for the Individual and Relay

Note: Information on this page is provided as is. No responsibility is accepted for errors or subsequent changes.

2017 entries open 10th March 2017

WARNING: There are no refunds, no deferments, so don't enter unless you are SURE to be able to take part. 
As there is no race limit there is no advantage to getting your entry in too early. 

Make sure you enter by 23:59 on 30th September (pre-entries will then automatically close for this event) to benefit from the lower pre-entry-on-the-day rate. 
EOD (fee + 5 tbc) is available, if you are still in doubt, but without T-shirts and badges, which are ordered on the basis of pre-entries.

Procedure: Follow link to the event on SiEntries for the Individual event

If you haven't used SiEntries before, create an account giving your details.
If you already have an account, login and check your details, especially date of birth; for some types of event, only the year of birth is required, so DOB is presented as 01/01/yyyy
Please change this (via My Details) to the proper DOB.
Select the appropriate 'Team', either Individual or Relay (8 legs)

Be assured that SiEntries is a well-established organisation; registering for the site is risk-free. 
Registering makes entering future events easier, and enables them to forward information, potentially critical information, from the race organiser about the event.

Age Limit
The absolute Minimum Age on the Day is 18 years for the individual event, although the TRA recommend a minimum age of 21.
Under 21's must contact the organiser, RoundRothEntries to provide information on prior experience to justify entry. 

See Navigation page for description of route / route changes / schematic map / accommodation

Other useful information on / from RRR page

Historical record, to answer question of (approximate) number of completions, if you aren't sure.  If you disagree, please contact the archivist,  Henry Marston, to discuss.
The claimed number is primarily used to check whether an entry has to be linked to an entry in a previous year; the number in the archive is not changed unless an error is identified and resolved.
 Concise list of number of completions by surname  Initials A-F   Initials G-O    Initials P-Z

Archive - full
historical information
(updated for 2016 event)

Date: Saturday, 14th October, 2017

Individual

The absolute Minimum Age on the Day is 18 years for the individual event, although the TRA recommend a minimum age of 21.
Under 21's must contact the organiser, RoundRothEntries, to provide information on prior experience to justify entry.

Please note that entries and results will be processed by computer, and can only be accepted on this basis. This information will only be used in connection with the Round Rotherham Run.  

Any person taking part under the wrong name will be disqualified..
You have every opportunity to enter correctly on the day

 

Rowbotham's ROUND ROTHERHAM 8-STAGE RELAY

See above for entry details

Click this link for online entry for Relay

2017: On-line entry has opening soon.  EOD (Entry on the Day) is NOT available for the relay.

The event, held under TRA UK:athletics rules, takes place at low altitude (below 150 m, 500') but autumn, potentially wintery conditions. Competitors should be aware of danger hypothermia, and are advised to carry or wear a waterproof top (cagoule, etc) adequate clothing. Walkers will require torches until about 07:30, again from 16:00. All take part their own risk must report Finish, retire by handing in number an official check point. register on day, with travel information (car registration, companions, etc), give each Organiser reserves right alter course light conditions day. Rotherham Harriers Athletics Club cannot responsible for any loss injury arising participation this event.

If you want to check whether your entry has been processed, check on SiEntries and click on Entry List

 

Relay Registration form (update, to hand in on the day - not for entry))

Date: Saturday, 14th October, 2017

Differences from the Individual Event are listed here

 

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