Farringdon, Sunderland

Directions

A690 to Herrington. Turn right at the roundabout at the Board Inn.

Continue until a roundabout where there will be cars parked on grass near the start.

Alternatively, take left turn before the roundabout along Farringdon Road, and park at the school. Entrance is difficult to find through the railings.

The venue

Farringdon School, Herrington.

Difficult to find entrance, most cars parked near traffic island on the Silksworth Road.

Changing facilities.

Top of the hill to see the suffering and a panoramic view of the course.

Start is next to the traffic island but can also be reached along path from School.

The course

Three laps. Gentle uphill start. Two stream crossings. Very demanding hill before finish.