Outrunning Cancer

A special report on the myriad ways our sport is leading the fight against a killer disease Continue reading

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Beacon Hill Fell Race Results 2011

Luke Buswell (Gosforth Harriers) won his second ever fell race last night at Beacon Hill. Luke is a medicial student at Leeds University and a recent addition to the Northern Runner team. He ran his first fell race at Saltwell Harriers Fell Race last Tuesday but, was beaten into second by Andrew Graham who also runs for Gosforth and works … Continue reading

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Cock Howe and Beyond Fell Race photo’s

Click through to photo’s of the latest round of the Northern Runner/ Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series at Chop Gate.

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Cock Howe and Beyond Fell Race Results 2011

Cock Howe and Beyond was the latest race in the Northern Runner/ Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series. Dave Parry’s report follows: Paul Butler charged off at the start opening a gap of about 75 metres on the first half of the opening climb. At this point Carl Bell was in second on his own about 50 metres ahead of … Continue reading

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Dragon’s Back Race 2012

The original Dragon’s Back Race™ happened just once in September 1992… Ever since, the race has been whispered about with a mix of awe and trepidation and its growing reputation has reached legendary status with fell, mountain and ultra runners the World over. Many consider the Dragon’s Back Race™ to be the toughest mountain running event ever organised. Certainly, this … Continue reading

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Mark reaches the 2000 mile mark !

After 71 days of running Mark Allison has smashed through the 2000 mile barrier in his charity quest to run across America. Click through to find out more about Mark’s adventures.

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Moragn Donnelly Wins Ras yr Aran

Ex Northumberland Fell Runner Morgan Donnelly won the latest round of the British Fell Running Championships at Ras yr Aran on Saturday. Donnelly now runs for Borrowdale Fell Runners having moved to Cumbria a few years ago. The better terrain to train on has worked wonders on his form and he has moving up the position in Championship Races all … Continue reading

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Train Hard Win Easy the Kenyan Way

If you are looking for a bit of inspiration this Sunday morning then why not watch this great film about Kenyan Runners.

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Wasdale Fell race 2011

Wasdale is the toughest one day race in the Fell Calendar. It covers a distance of 21 miles with 9000 feet of ascent. The race checkpoints are Whin Rigg, Seatallan, Pillar, Great Gable, Esk Hause Shelter, Scafell Pike and Lingmell Nose Wall. The men’s record has stood since 1982 and is held by Billy Bland in a time of 3 … Continue reading

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Beacon Hill Fell Race Thursday 14th July 2011

This years Beacon Hill Fell Race will take place on Thursday 14th July 7.15pm start from Lordenshaws Car Park near Rothbury, £4 entry fee on the night only. The race is 6 miles long with 1500 feet of ascent and is classified as an A Short. So, it’s a toughy. Shaun Scott holds the men’s record of 46.24 (1998) and … Continue reading

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