Junior Rivington Pike (Horwich, nr Bolton)


Last Held:

30 March , 2024

Add to Calendar March 30, 2024 12:30 Holmfirth Harriers Event:

At a Glance:

HQ: Rear of Rivington & Blackrod School, Rivington, Bolton BL6 7RU

Start Time: 12.15 to 13.30 (approx)

Cost: £TBA

Distance: Between 0.94km and 3.1 km

Terrain: Fell


Registration:  Number collection and registration will be based at the rear of the school and clearly signposted.

Prizes:   Top three in each category (male and female).

Presentation will be made at the conclusion each race.


  • U9 –  0.94 Km with 111 Approx. Feet Climb
  • U11 – 1.54km with Approx. 175 Feet Climb
  • U13 –2.24 Km with Approx. 321 Feet Climb
  • U15/U17 – 3.1 Km with approx. 519 Feet Climb

In the event of bad weather, and to ensure the safety of competitors and marshals on the high and exposed terrain, the race organiser reserves the right to change the route format.

Start and Finish:   The Start/Finish line is approx. a 10 Minute walk from the Main Race Registration and Car Park Areas.

Start times:

  • U9 – 12.15
  • U11 – approximately 12.30
  • U13– approximately 13.00
  • U15/U17 –  approximately 13.30

For additional information, please see the Horwich RMI Harriers web page

The junior pike race is a scaled down version of the iconic Rivington Pike Fell Race with each age category making their way up the route to various turnaround points

How to attend the Junior Rivington Pike (Horwich, nr Bolton)

Details to be advised