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West Devon Walk and Talk – Oct-Dec 2018

Why Walking WorksThe new West Devon Walk and Talk programme for October to December is available now (PDF file, 152KB).

  • Weekly short walks
  • Weekly moderate walks
  • Monthly Sunday walks

Grade 1 Walks have now been merged with the Tuesday Grade 2 walks. They take up to 30 minutes and will still take place fortnightly. For further information, please contact: David Arney – 01837 861829 or email – Darney382@aol.com

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1st Sept: Dartmoor Highground 50, Marathon + shorter run

Image: Dartmoor Highground racingThe Dartmoor 50 Ultra Trail running race, Dartmoor Marathon and Yes Tor Hill Race are fully signed trail running races with great support and a distinctly wild and at times fell running feel,  taking in the highest points in the south of England and some of the lesser visited tops.

Dartmoor is the largest area of wilderness in the south of England and one of the wildest and most challenging landscapes in the UK for a running race.

http://freedom-racing.co.uk/dartmoor-highground/

 

CANCELLED 3rd and 4th August: ENDURANCE RUNS – Dartmoor 100 & 50

Image: Dartmoor 100 and 50 Endurance races

The Ultra Tour of Dartmoor Image: Dartmoor 100 and 50 Endurance races(U.T.D)  creates the most challenging and adventurous way to circumnavigate the Moor within a 100 mile event. A complete tour, encompassing as many wild and not-to-be-missed places as possible, a landscape steeped in myths and legend.

The Ultra Tour of Dartmoor visits a myriad of Moorland landmarks, picture-postcard villages and crosses an intense diversity of terrain, from it’s wild remote heart to the satellite leafy woodland glades and meandering riverside trails of it’s outer edges. Continue reading CANCELLED 3rd and 4th August: ENDURANCE RUNS – Dartmoor 100 & 50

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Super Sports Sunday is Festival Finale in Simmons Park

Image: OCRA Super Sports Sunday 2018Over 800 people came to try a variety of sports and activities at OCRA’s annual Super Sports Sunday in Simmons Park (Sunday 22 July).

OCRA, in partnership with Fusion’s Parklands Leisure Centre, with Okehampton Hockey, Cycling and Running clubs, plus Tavyside Badminton, offered more than 20 have-a-go tasters and competitions throughout the day. Continue reading Super Sports Sunday is Festival Finale in Simmons Park

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Gallery: Super Sports Funday 2018

Image: Super Sports Funday 2018 SUPER SPORTS FUNDAY – Cycling, Running, Dance, Trampolining, Putting, Climbing and more…

See the gallery from the day below.

Follow up with lots of great activities for children of all ages over the summer holiday https://ocrasport.org.uk/get-involved/holidays/ + OCRA at Okehampton Show on August 9th. Continue reading Gallery: Super Sports Funday 2018

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Dartmoor Nordic Walking – NEW for Summer 2018

Image: Dartmoor Nordic WalkingWe are back…
Tuesday:
2-3pm- Sourton Tor. Lets see if we can do this, but only if it’s not too hot or misty!

Wednesday:
6-8pm – Meet Row Tor Car Park.

Thursday:
10-11am – Meet Pork Hill Car Park, Tavistock.
To book this walk please phone Meadowlands Leisure Centre 01822 – 617774.

Saturday:
10-12pm. A combined walk with Walk with Winnie from Shilstone Tor, Throwleigh to Cosdon Beacon and back. Continue reading Dartmoor Nordic Walking – NEW for Summer 2018