Dovedale Dipper Entry Sunday 5th August 2018

Sun 5th August 2018 at 09.00 - 20.00

Dovedale Dipper Entry 2018 in aid of the British Skin Foundation

Checkpoint 6 in action
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 The Dovedale Dipper in 2017 was, again, a great success, raising over £3,500 for the RNLI.  You can find full results for 2017 and prior years from the tab on the home page.  This year the proceeds will be donated to the British Skin Foundation.

For 2018 the event will take place on Sunday, 5th August 2018.

The Dovedale Dipper, is a 26 mile circular run or walk, or shorter 15 mile run or ramble through the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District National Park. It attracts some 300-400 participants from all over the UK and further afield. Prizes are awarded to the fastest runners in the both the 26 and the 15 mile events.  Refreshments, all included in the entry fee, are available at the checkpoints and after the event, hot food at Hartington Village Hall.

We accept entries on the day although it is a great help if people use the online booking service that greatly helps with our catering and organisation.     

 If you would like to take part there are two ways of entering. 

You can enter online by clicking on

If you would rather enter by post then you can download an entry form and send it off by clicking on


To read the conditions of entry click on


If you would like to sponsor the sponsorship will be for the Skin Foundation and a sponsorship form  is by the link below

BSF_Sponsorship_Form.pdf                                                                                                                                   you can create your own page for sponsorship by following this link             Creating_a_Just_Giving_Page_for_the_British_Skin_Foundation.docx

2018 Route descriptions may be downloaded by the links below



 The ramble details provided by one competitor's satnav are:-

km   mi
Distance 23.37   14.52
  m   feet
Total climb 703   2308
Total descent 696   2283
Lowest point 185   608
Highest point 387   1270








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