The Rivelin Valley map covers the wooded slopes on the south side of the valley above the Rivelin Reservoirs. It is mixed woodland (mature conifer and deciduous plus some open areas and younger trees) with areas of contour interest. Its runnability it at its best in winter and early spring; later in the year the vegetation can make going heavy in places.More details about Rivelin Valley...
Safety & risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. If a competitor has a pre-existing medical condition that they think should be declared, please complete a medical form at enquiries. The sealed envelope will only be opened in an emergency.
SYO has an agreed policy on the taking of photographs at events, based on national guidance. This provides a sensible balance between the benefits and risks associated with the taking and use of images. If you are unsure about acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser. Read our photography policy.