Peak Raid 2 MapRunF – go fast, go easy, go anytime!

MapRun is great fun and you can take part at any time you choose. All you need to do is download the MapRunF app onto your phone, or use a Garmin watch and MapRunG, select an event and go – it really is that easy! You can also use any GPS enabled device and send us your .gpx or .fit file.

Peak Raid MapRunF Winter Series – coming soon.

Guidance on using MapRunF with your phone, or MapRunG with a Garmin watch plus set-up and GPS issues can be found here.

Summer Series Event Details and Map Downloads

All events have a time limit of 2 hours, all controls 20 points and a penalty of -10 points for each minute late.

Record your run on your phone using the MapRunF app, use MapRunG with a Garmin watch or record your run using your watch then upload your .gpx file here.

Any problems or questions please get in touch: info@explorerevents.co.uk

Event 4 Peak Forest – September 

Starting from Peak Forest the final event of the summer series heads north and visits Eldon Hill, Bradwell Moor and Cave Dale.

The start and Finish are located on the track leading to Conies Farm, at the junction of the track and the first footpath just before the white cottage.

By downloading the MapRun activity you are confirming that you have read, understood and will abide by the participant statement below.

To download the course open the MapRunF app then Select Event/UK/Derbyshire/Peak Raid/Peak Forest – select the course: Peak Forest PXAS ScoreV120.

To start, simply select Go to the Start and your run will start automatically, indicated by a beep.

It may be worth noting that the contour interval changes from 10m in the north of the area to 5m in the south at northing 800.

The event is now live: Download Peak Forest map here.

Map Correction – please note

The purple ‘Must Not Cross’ line is incorrect within the MapRunF app. See A below.

The printable pdf map download is correct. See B below.

Event 3 Sheldon and Deep Dale – August

Park at the White Lodge Car Park on the south side of the A6 about two miles west of Ashford in the Water. Grid reference: SK170705. This is a Pay and Display car park – card payment only, chip and pin or contactless.

The start location can be found by following the path leading south from the car park. Pass through a gate. The start is about 80 metres ahead on the path junction marked with a finger post. The finish is in the same location.

By downloading the MapRun activity you are confirming that you have read, understood and will abide by the participant statement below.

To download the course open the MapRunF app then Select Event/UK/Derbyshire/Peak Raid/Sheldon Shacklow – select the course. To start, simply select Go to the Start and it will start automatically indicated by a beep.

This event is now live:  Download Sheldon Shacklow map here.

Event 2 Abney and Bretton – July

Starting close to Abney Grange and visiting Bretton Clough and Abney Moor. It is best to approach the start via Great Hucklow. The road from Hathersage is closed at Abney. Parking can be found on the grass verge near the start.

By downloading the MapRun activity you are confirming that you have read, understood and will abide by the participant statement below.

To download the course open the MapRunF app then Select Event/UK/Derbyshire/Peak Raid/Abney Bretton – select the course. To start, simply select Go to the Start and it will start automatically indicated by a beep.

This event is now live:  Download Abney Bretton map here.

Event 1 Great Longstone – June

Starting from the old cross in Great Longstone.

By downloading the MapRun activity you are confirming that you have read, understood and will abide by the participant statement below.

To download the course open the MapRunF app then Select Event/UK/Derbyshire/Peak Raid/Great Longstone – select the course. To start, simply select Go to the Start and it will start automatically indicated by a beep.

This event is now live:  Download Great Longstone map here.

Participant Statement

The British Orienteering Federation and the Fell Runners Association  have confirmed that their insurance policies do not cover individuals who are out for a run in their own time.

Therefore anyone undertaking MapRun is doing so in their own time, run at their own risk and Explorer Events take no responsibility for any damage or injury whilst participating.

To ensure that all participants remain safe and to protect the future of Peak Raid MapRun events, users downloading the MapRun course acknowledge, accept and understand the following:

  1. This is an unsupported activity and you understand that you are responsible for your own safety and determining whether you have the skills, equipment and fitness to participate.
  2. You are entering and running this activity at your own risk and Explorer Events shall not be liable for any injury, loss or damage of any nature to you or your property arising out of  participation in this activity.
  3. You accept the hazards inherent in fell running and understand that this is an unsupported activity where you must be self sufficient and responsible for your safety at all times.
  4. When taking part alone, you will make sure someone else is aware of your planned route and your intended start and finish time, you will let them know when you have safely finished.
  5. You will ensure that your phone is fully charged and register for the 999-text service. To register, text ‘register’ to 999. You will get a reply – then follow the instructions you are sent. (For use in an emergency when there is no phone signal).
  6. You will remain on public rights of way and open access areas only. (All tracks are reviewed and infringement of this rule will result in disqualification).
  7. You will not climb over stone walls or fences and will not cross out of bounds areas marked with purple lines.
  8. You must carry appropriate kit for the prevailing weather conditions; waterproof whole-body cover (with taped seams and integrated attached hood), hat, gloves, map of the route, compass, whistle and emergency food. If hot, remember – slip, slap, slurp – slip on a hat, slap on plenty of suncream and stay well hydrated.
  9. For MapRun events – Juniors under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21 years.
  10. You have read and understood the MapRun Event Terms and Conditions.