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Actually we said that there were only ten legs, but this is the glory leg. Ask your fastest runner to run this leg which takes you to the White Horse Inn at Compton Bassett where the prizes will be presented and food is also available.
Route - (Select Satellite view) - See it as a virtual run.
There is limited parking on the road.
Run north down Park Lane, pass the turning (on your left) called The Street, until you come to a Y junction. Ignore the turning on the left and take the track to the right.
Follow the by-way.
By the next sign post take a left and continue along the by-way. Climb up the hill following this by-way.
At the top of the hill the main track turns right, continue on this track.
Look for the bridal way sign on the side of the path. At this point turn left. Follow the road to a bridleway cross roads sign and continue straight on.
Shortly after this there are some trees on the left followed by a style. Cross the stile. Follow straight on just to the right of the barn.
Follow the track straight on as it becomes a sunken lane.Continue down this lane.
At one point there are two side lanes but ignore these and carry on down the main track. The surface is not that even in some places on this lane.
The finish of his stage is at the bottom of this lane just before the road.
Bear right and The White Horse Inn is just a bit further down the road.
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