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Howgill Fell Race by Chris Curtis 0

Howgill Fell Race by Chris Curtis

2019 saw the Howgill Fell Race feature in the English Championships and a good turnout was guaranteed. The weather looked perfect with clear skies and a light breeze so what could go wrong? The...

A couple of Carrock Fell Race poems by Natalie Hawkrigg 0

A couple of Carrock Fell Race poems by Natalie Hawkrigg

The post race ‘Thank you’ poem. Firstly to our helpers who have kept us all from harm, Without you all, this race would never leave this farm. Next to all you runners for turning...

A GEOLOGICAL RUN OVER & AROUND CARROCK FELL by Richard Clarke 0

A GEOLOGICAL RUN OVER & AROUND CARROCK FELL by Richard Clarke

The route map can be found on the OS Maps website or app (titled: Northern Fells RC: Geology Run Over Carrock Fell), here. Run distance:  Approx. 9.43 miles Total ascent:   3,013 ft Start /...

Marmot Dark Mountains by Christopher Colla 3

Marmot Dark Mountains by Christopher Colla

I Had a great night with @giantarc running the short score Marmot Dark Mountains. It was our first Marmot Dark Mountain Race. I think our main pre race worry was clothing, as nearer the race...

Simonside Country Fair Fell Race – A poem by Rose Singleton 0

Simonside Country Fair Fell Race – A poem by Rose Singleton

Simonside Country Fair Fell Race   The day after the wedding at Simonside Show, I was admiring the sheep with a hungover glow,   When over the tannoy, the call it came out, Why...

A personal experience of the Borrowdale Fell Race – by Chris Curtis 0

A personal experience of the Borrowdale Fell Race – by Chris Curtis

A personal experience of the Borrowdale Fell Race – by Chris Curtis It is with some trepidation that I post my entry off for the Borrowdale and a mixture of happiness and dismay when...

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The Haworth Hobble 2018 – by Adam Jackson

Every year as the memory of Christmas recedes and the New Year begins, the irrepressible desire to set goals, think up resolutions, enter and commit to a worthy cause begins. So this is how...

Club Dinner 0

Club Dinner

Well done to Adam Jackson and Natalie Hawkrigg, who were the overall male and female champions for the 2017 Northern Fells Running Club championships. This year the club received help with prizes from generous...