The Annual Dinner and Presentation night will be at The Newcastle Hotel,
Rothbury on Thursday 16th February – 7pm for 7.30pm.
Newcastle House Menu
Please send your replies to Paul <firstname.lastname@example.org> including your name and choice of starter, main course and dessert. Please reply by Friday 10th February, on a first come first served basis.
Allendale Challenge, Saturday 8th April. Please note that you can save £5 by entering before 1st Feb @ SI Entries
Alwinton Three Tops Race, Saturday 10th June. Entries through SI Entries. “Once again we are organising Kidlandlee Short course race on
the same day to encourage novices and new fell runners” – Ian Holland, NoTMRT
The Border Trail Race
A 14m trail race. 19 Feb 9.30 start.
Entrants park cars at Redpath yard, South Road, Wooler. NE716NJ.
>From here you will be taken to Kirk Yetholm via a bus/coach. Here the race begins!
Following the St Cuthbert’s Way back to Wooler! Finishing at Wooler bus station, Wooler High St.
A clearly marked and beautiful route through remote parts of the Cheviots.
Entry fee £10.
Full and further details on our facebook page join our group “the border trail race”
Another mystery photo from John, taken 16th Jan on a fell race route: can you name the route? Sorry no prizes other than the satisfaction of getting it right. Answers to email@example.com
can you name the fell race route? – photo: John
Hillforts & Headaches Fell Race Sunday 1st January 2017. (partially amended results 04/01/17)
This was to be a testing day for all concerned. My job as race organiser is to provide as safe a race that can reasonably be achieved. There is always a risk of injury due to the nature of the sport which is why runners sign and agree to the conditions on the entry form.
Registration went well, there were one or two late entries but this can be expected. Myself and a fellow marshal had to leave 30mins before race start time to get to our position with stopwatch on top of Beacon Hill. As usual I had race route maps and notices of kit requirements spread about at registration so everyone should have seen these.
Although conditions were good in the centre of Rothbury, I knew things would be different on Beacon Hill. Continue reading
Here are the NFR Championship 2016 results, thanks to Frank. Well done to all the winners and all those that took part!
John Tollitt is taking over from Steph as fell running representative on the NE Counties committee. Here are the NECCA / NEHRA Champs fixtures for 2017 on the NECCA website (added to our ‘What’s on‘ page too):
A report of the Cairns race from Wayne, a newcomer to fell-running:
Simonside Cairns Fell Race 2016