WHAT IS THE LYKE WAKE WALK?
The Lyke Wake Walk is a tough 40 mile endurance 1 day challenge
What does it entail?
Starting western edge of the North Yorkshire Moors you will run or walk or a combination of both the established route finishing 40 miles later at Ravenscar
There are plenty of hills and open wild moorland to make your way over and across
Participants are encouraged to wear something black…
You should be very fit and more than capable of completing a 40 mile walk, you should be able to complete a sub 8 hour Yorkshire 3 Peaks
Cut off times
Will be announced nearer the time but anyone who starts the challenge will be given every opportunity to finish however if the conditions on the route are bad or forecast to get bad we reserve the right to pull all participants from the challenge for safety reasons.
Walkers / runners will all meet at 06:30pm for safety briefing and issuing of maps and directions
Final checks and the event will start at 7am prompt
Most walkers / runners will complete the route between 12 – 18 hours.
All entrants are self sufficient and expected to carry their own food and water (water will be available for top ups at each of the checkpoints)