The Telford T50 50 Mile Trail Relay Challenge 

This is now an annual inter-team challenge that aims to provide an interesting running challenge for regional running clubs, and other groups, whilst promoting the Telford T50 50 Mile Trail

There are now 2 perpetual trophies, one for each class. These were presented for Spring 2021. 

The next running of the challenge will be in March to June 2022, this will be run  in the clockwise direction.   

 

In Spring 2021 Telford Athletics Club set a new fastest time of 6 hours 10 minutes, they were actually a mixed team.

 

Classes

Open    -   minimum 4 runners, maximum 20 runners

Mixed   -  a minimum of 3 females and 3 runners aged 50+ ,                     maximum 20 runners

 

Cost just £20 per team to include certificates. 

 

Rules for  2022   .............        

 

2022 notes for organisers .....

The route is here.

And as a pdf  here ..................

 

 

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GPX files for the whole route and for each leg can be downloaded from the fileshare pages.

When you have entered you will have access to a spreadsheet which gives details about each leg and allows you to calculate the expected handover times given the start time and the expected minutes per mile for each leg.

Please check the diversion page before your run.

To enter, please CLICK HERE

Any queries to info@telfordt5050miletrail.org.uk

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Three teams entered the inaugural challenge. The Mayor of Telford and Wrekin, Raj Mehta presented certificates to the teams on Saturday 3rd November 2018 by our sign in the Town Park.  Here are some of the runners . (The dogs ran, the youngster didn't)

Fastest:               Shropshire Canicross                                      10 hours 12 mins

Second Fastest: Wednesday Women in Motion and Friends   10 hours  24 mins

 

Third Fastest:    HITZone                                                              12 hours  15 Mins