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Month: September 2015

Saturday 5th September: Derwentwater trail challenge

Saturday 5th September: Derwentwater trail challenge

Report from Joanna Hobson On Saturday 5th September I took part in the 10th anniversary Derwentwater Trails 15k challenge in Keswick. Having previously done the 10k trail I decided to challenge myself this year to what is described as the most beautiful 15k trail in the UK. It started gently with a lovely 3k along the railway footpath & then started climbing & climbing until we reached the infamous bottomless bogs of Glenderaterra beck. I survived the gentle undulation, the…

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Saturday 5th September – Park Runs

Saturday 5th September – Park Runs

Bradford:  1st Will Kerr, Saltaire Striders 16:47,  1st Lady Sarah Flaherty, Bradford Grammar School,  60th Sara Elliott 23:30,  131st Ann Yeadon 26:20,  Reid Haddow 30:02. Fountains Abbey:  1st Alex Fawcett, Ripon R 17:40,  1st Lady Liga Magdalenoka-Keen 20:52,  23rd Peter Crowder 20:51. Harrogate:  1st Stephen Ellison U/A 18:33,  1st Lady Louise McLeman,  Harrogate H. 21:51,  9th Tom Lynch 20:00,  290th Toni Midgley 34:42. Roundhay:  1st Christopher Russell, U/A 17:51,  1st Lady Sarah Graham, Morpeth 20:51, 72nd Mick Jeffrey 25:00. Sewerby:…

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Tuesday 1st September – Kilnsey Senior Crag Race

Tuesday 1st September – Kilnsey Senior Crag Race

Richard Hamer writes: What better way to celebrate your birthday than taking part in a fell race of approx one mile with a stream to go through, three fences to climb over, fist-size jagged rocks to run and slide over and a descent so severe that there’s a safety rope? Oh, and a wonderful country show to look around beforehand. Plus coffee, cake and curry! Kilnsey Senior Crag Race is the one where Matt Podd ended up with a cut…

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