Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc

Well done Steph Scott! “Huge congrats to Steph! She has completed the UTMB in 44hrs 53. Absolutely brilliant!!!! What an achievement.” – John B The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc covers around 168km with 9600m of ascent! The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc … Continue reading

More BGR success

“Many congratulations to Ben Rowley on his successful BGR in a very speedy 20:45 (I think that’s correct) . Ben set off last night from the Moot Hall returning with plenty of time to spare this afternoon. ” – Steph … Continue reading

80km du Mont Blanc

“Yet more success for John Telfer (aka Keswick John), who has just completed his fourth Ultra of the year – The 80km du Mont Blanc in the Chamonix Valley. John describes this as his toughest ever day with three 4000 … Continue reading

The Yomp (1st June)

THE YOMP, Sunday 1st June Ten Northumberland Fell Runners took to the Westmorland Fells on for the 4th race in the 2014 NFRS champs.  This 23 mile race was instigated to commemorate that famous ‘Yomp’ across the Falklands to Port … Continue reading

Himalayan Kingdom Marathon

“More success for NFR’s adventurous husband and wife – Peter and Coleen Reed have both completed The Himalayan Kingdom Marathon and Half Marathon in Bhutan. The tour started with a 10k race, before 5 days treking up to an altitude … Continue reading

Transylvanian Ultra success

“More success for the international man of NFR – John Telfer who has just completed a 100km ultra in the remote mountains of Transylvania.  The route took in over 20,000ft of ascent and descent, and John finished in 22hrs and … Continue reading