What’s On

date race grade/dist/height more info
2017
Jul 26 Inclined to Madness NFR BS / [10km / 375m] Esk Valley | NFR
Aug 5 Powburn Show Fell Race NFR CS / 3.8mi / 470' [6km / 143m] 11am start | route | Powburn Show | NFR
Aug 6 Clennel Trail Runs Ultra | Marathon | Half Marathon High Fell Events
Aug 12 Glanton Show Hill Race 3 miles flyer
Aug 13 Forestburn Fell Race BS / 3.5mi / 492' [5.6km / 150m] FRAroute | Simonside Fair
Aug 19 Falstone Falcon BS / 5mi / 755' [8km / 230m] FRAroute | Falstone Show
Aug 20 Sedbergh Hills NECAA NFR AL / 14mi / 6000' [22.5km / 1830m] FRA | NECCA | NFR
Aug 26 Bellingham Show Fell Race BS / 4mi / 600' [6.4km / 183m] FRA | route
Sept 2 Cheviots Challenge (walk/run event) 22 or 17 miles Northumberland NPMRT
Sept 10 Whitfield Village Fair Fell Race BS / 4.7mi / 669' [7.6km / 204m] FRA | route | Facebook page
Sept 16 Simonside Fell Race NFR BM / 6.8mi / 1148' [11km / 350m] FRA | route | NFR
Oct 8 Pentland Skyline NFR AL / [26.6km / 1890m] Carnethy.com | NFR
Oct 14 Alwinton Show Fell Race AS / 2.4mi / 610' [4km / 190m] route | Alwinton Show
Oct 15 Allenheads Natural Ability AS / 5.9mi / 1148' [9.5km / 350m] FRA | Natural Ability
Nov 5 Saltergate Gallows NECCA BM / 10.6m / 1411' [17km / 430m] Esk Valley | FRA | NECCA
Dec 3 Angus Tait Hexhamshire Hobble CM / 10.4mi / 1243' [16.8km / 379m] FRA | Allen Valley Striders
Dec 10 Simonside Cairns Fell Race NFR BM / 11mi / 1772' [17.7km / 540m] FRA | route | NFR

notes

  • Northumberland races are shown in bold type.
  • Fell Race grading: Two-letter fell race grading: A,B or C describes height per mile (A=steepest), followed by Short, Medium, Long (distance) – for a full explanation of FRA race grading, see FRA Rules for Competition
  • Details of most fell races can be found in the FRA Fixtures Calendar & Handbook – Join the FRA to get a copy or see the comprehensive list on the FRA website.
    For other local races that may appeal and some further afield, also see: Esk Valley Fell Club | BarryCornelius.com SH Racing | SHR