Kielder 10km

If 26 miles is a bit of a stretch but, you would like to get involved with all the excitment of the Kielder Marathon then why not try the Kielder 10km. The event goes round the Bull Crag Peninsula on the Lakeside Way of Kielder Water and starts at 1pm on Saturday 8th October. Click through for more details.

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Guisborough Grunt Plus Report and Results

We had booked the weather which was pleasant although a little overcast. Paul Butler again shot out of the stalls like a greyhound and by the climb up Green Hill was comfortably in the lead being chased by a small group involving Charlie Stead, James Wilson and Cameron Taylor. Paul went on to win by two minutes setting another record. … Continue reading

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Forest Burn Fell Race Cancelled

Please note that the Forest Burn fell race scheduled for Sunday 14th August has had to be postponed. The show with which it is associated has been cancelled due to waterlogged fields, so parking is impossible and therefore the race has been postponed. It is hoped that there will be some alternative festivities arranged later in the year and the … Continue reading

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Jura Fell Race Film

Click here to watch the Adventure Show which is from the Isle of Jura and features the Jura Fell Race. It is well worth a watch. Best be quick though as it hasn’t long to run on Iplayer !

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Guisborough Grunt + Fell Race Photographs

Thanks to David Aspin for some great photo’s of the latest round of the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series at Guisborough. It was another lovely clear Summers night as you can see from the photo’s. Full results to follow shortly.

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Guisborough Grunt Plus Fell Race

We where lucky with the weather again for the latest round of the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series. It was a lovely warm dry clear night in Guisborough tonight. Paul Butler (Loftus and Whitby AC) took full avantage of the conditions and lead from start to finish to win in a new course record of 47 minutes and … Continue reading

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Borrowdale Fell Race Results

Ben Abdulnoor (Ambleside AC) an ex Northumberland Fell Runner won the Borrowdale Fell Race on Saturday by less than 20 seconds from Ellenborough’s Ricky Lightfoot with Carl Bell ((Howgill Harriers) who won the Cock Howe and Beyond round of the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series) less than a minute behind him. Ben picked up his first England Vest … Continue reading

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Guisborough Grunt Fell Race 9/08/2011

The next race in the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series is the Guisborough Grunt on Tuesday 9th August 2011 7.15pm start. The race is 8 miles long with 1200 feet of ascent. Most of the climb is done in one go up High Cliffe Nab a real leg wobbler.

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Northern Runner Takes on the Yorkshire Three Peak Challenge

Northern runner staff member Drew and his friend Ben will be tackling the 24.5 mile Yorkshire 3 peak challenge this Sunday. Drew, who is usually a track runner is taking a break from track racing for the summer,so has been keeping fit by doing a few fell races. Drew agreed to do the three peaks challenge to help a friend … Continue reading

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Yared at the Morpeth 10k

Yared Hagos a friend of the Northern Runner staff had another solid run in the North-East this Tuesday. Yared, an Ethiopian who has just moved to Newcastle has dreams of becoming a world class marathon runner like his idol Haile Gebrselassie. Yared has won every race he has entered since coming to the U.K. including the Eccup 10 mile in … Continue reading

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