February 2010

Castleton-Beacon Race Results

Race 7 in the Northern Runner/Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series report:An overcast and damp weekend with snow still in the gullies but most of the course was runnable if heavy going. In the opening section of the men’s event five men soon pulled away John Deegan, Richard Bewell, Ian Wellock, Andy Thorpe and Robert Addyman. By half way at the road turn below the beacon, John and Richard had a lead over Ian with Andy and Robert just slipping off the pace. As they came into the last quarter... Read More

IROC Cancelled for 2010

With great regret the organisers have decided to postpone iROC 2010 until next year. Although there had been plenty of interest from competitors and a hugely successful launch event in 2009, it would seem from competitor feedback that opting for the Bank Holiday weekend in May 2010 wasnt a popular decision and the organisers acknowledge that they made a mistake. Race Director Shane Ohly commented, Naturally we are extremely disappointed to cancel the event but fully intend to bring iROC back for 2011 and well announce details on shortly.... Read More

Castleton-Beacon Race

Race 7 of the Northern Runner/Esk Valley Fell Race Series takes place Sunday 14th Feb. A great way to spend Valentines Day. The Eskdale Hotel does a great Sunday Lunch. It tastes even better after 8 moorland miles of racing. For more details click the link

Kielder Marathon 17th October 2010

Fancy a lap of the Lake ? The all new Kielder Marathon will take place on 17th October this year to celebrate the opening of the trail that goes around the perimeter of Kielder Water. If you fancy a run you best be quick the entries close on 12th March and the entry limit is only 1,000 runners. Click the link for more info.