April 2010

Inov-8 Jab Vacancy

M A R K E T I N G A S S I S T A N T  V A C A N C Y We are seeking a highly motivated graduate (or equivalent qualification) with two to three years experience of marketing in the outdoor and/or running sector with strong graphic design skills and a passion for our sports. T H E R O L E : ” Providing superb levels of assistance to the marketing manager including liaising with retailers, sponsored athletes and the in-house sales and... Read More

Cock Howe North East

Race 2 in the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Series is Cock Howe North East on Monday 3rd May (Bank Holiday) 10.30 start. For more details of this new race including a map and brief description click the link.

May Day Bank Holiday Monday May 3rd, Opening Hours

We are pleased to announce that we will be open for Business on May-Day Bank Holiday Monday May 3rd, from 11.00-16.00 (11.AM-4PM.) We Look forward to being of service to you on that day. Other Opening Hours on that weekend are AS NORMAL i.e. Saturday May 1st 09.00-17.30 Sunday May 2nd Sorry, WE ARE CLOSED Tuesday May 4th 10.00-17.30 Alll times shown are in Standard (24-HOUR) format.

Carlton Challenge

It was snowing at the start with temperatures around zero on the top ridge but few runners seemed to feel it and the general humour was relaxed. In the men’s race Jim Bulman, Charlie Stead, Mike Jeffries, Duncan Archer, Ian Wellock and Nigel Tate were soon in a group at the front. Once they reached the Angel’s stair case Jim was beginning to pull ahead with a comfortable lead at the Trig. Dave Smith was the first veteran running on his own behind the first group. In the women’s event... Read More

Morgan win’s the Three Peaks Race !!

Morgan Donnelly (Borrowdale) stamped his authority on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Race early on. The ex Northumberland Fell Runner won by a convincing 4 minutes from Salfords John Brown and Pete Vale (Mercia). It was good to see local lad Garry Jones (Northumberland Fell Runners) finish in 8th place on his first attempt …at the Three Peaks Race. The win was Morgan’s first and comes after a hard fought second place in the first round of the British Fell Running Championships in Northern Ireland two weeks ago. The ladies race... Read More

Run Free at your local Park Run !

Run Free at your local Park Run ! The Park Run’s are having a celebration on Saturday 29th May and want to get as many people running their events as possible. Park Runs are free 5KM runs that take place all around the country every Saturday. They are organised by volunteers and to take part all you have to do is sign up at and print out a barcode with your details on it. Then turn up and run.

Cheviot Summit Race

Cheviot Summit Race, this is the perfect up and down fell race. Starting at Langley Ford near Wooler in Northumberland the race simply runs up to the summit of Cheviot and back again. A distance of 6 miles with 2676 feet of Ascent. The race starts at 11am it’s £5 to enter and all the profits goes to Northumberland Sear…ch and Rescue. If you need more info then you can email the organiser at Click the link for a map of the route.,622505&st=OSGrid&lu=N&tl=~&ar=y&bi=~&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf