By Gill Stewart at
|Calling all Nordic Walkers….Fancy a Challenge???
Why not spend a day with other Nordic Walkers walking through 18 miles of stunning Suffolk countryside??
This event on Sunday 19th May will start at 9.00 am and the objective is to cover the distance (from Bury St Edmunds to Clare) within 8 hours
A detailed route description will be issued on the day. Certificates will be awarded to all entrants with the distance achieved.
Registration will open at 7:30 on Sunday 19th May 2013
Walkers to provide their own poles, no other special equipment is required. However you are advised to carry a waterproof Jacket and suitable footwear.
Refreshment – There will be cold drinks and food available at all checkpoints. If you have special dietary your food can be taken to check points for you We advise you to carry extra drink if the weather is hot.
Retirements – It is possiblke to do a shorter route if you like – Those participants who retire from the event must do so at a checkpoint and hand their tally card to a marshal. Transport will be arranged to get entrants to the finish