What’s On

date race grade/dist/height more info
2017
Apr 30 Pendulum Fell Race NECCA NFR 12 miles [20km / 100m] 10:30am start | Facebook page NECCA | NFR
May 21 The Border Trail Race (long) 20 miles Facebook page
May 23 Roseberry Romp NECCA BS / 5.1mi / 1050' [8.2km / 320m] Esk Valley | FRANECCA
May 27 Allendale Fair Fell Race CM / 7.5mi/ 735' [12km / 224m] FRA | Allen Valley Striders
Jun 10 Roman Wall Show Fell Race BS / 4.4mi / 620' [7.1km / 189m] FRA
Jun 10 Alwinton 3 Tops + Kidlandlee Short race [10km/400m] BL 14.9mi / 2461' [24km / 750m] FRANorth of Tyne MRT | SI Entries
Jun 18 Windy Gyle Fell Race NFR BM / 8.5mi / 1801' [13.7km / 549m] FRA | route  | NFR
Jun 21 Humbleton Fell Race NECCA NFR BS 5.3mi / 787' [8.5km / 240m] FRANECCA | NFR
Jun 25 Cronkley Fell Race BM / 10.5mi / 1755' [16.9km / 535m] FRA | DFR
Jul 1 Chevy Chase NFR BL / 20mi / 3999' [32.2km / 1219m] FRA | Wooler RC | NFR
Jul 4 Saltwell Harriers Fell Race BS / 5.6mi / 984' [9km / 300m] FRA | Saltwell Harriers
Jul 13 Beacon Hill Fell Race BS / 6mi / 1503' [9.7km / 458m] FRA | route
Jul 16 Ingram Trail Runs High Fells 50 | Marathon | Half Marathon High Fell Events
Jul 18 Roof of England – Chapel Fell Top NECCA AS / 4.3mi / 1312' [7km / 400m] FRA | DFRNECCA
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 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 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