The Saltergate Circuit looks like a nice run. The running over the moors near Pickering is great. You could even get a reccy in for the next race in the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Winter Fell Series at Saltergate Gallows. Click here for more info on the Saltergate Circuit 16 plus mile jaunt.
The first race in the Northern Runner Winter Fell race Series is the Saltergate Gallows Fell Race on Sunday 18th October. For further details including a map of the course and course description then click the link. Details of the other races in the series are available upto 1st January. Race in the new year will be added once the details have been finalised. http://www.eskvalleyfellclub.org/fixtures_main.html
There are still some places left in the Fruit Bowl Trail Race on Sunday 7th November, 10am start. The race runs round the bueatiful grounds of Gibside which is a National Trust property near Rowlands Gill just to the west of Newcastle. The course is one 6ish mile lap on good tracks, paths and estate roads. As it says o……n the entry forms the run is ‘not’ flat but, challenging. For more details pick a form up from the shop or go to Blackhill Bounders website by clicking here.
We are having a Brooks Day on Saturday 25th September. We will have a Brooks Tech Rep instore from 9.30am to advice on Brooks footwear and give free treadmill/video gait analysis. In addition to this you will get a free gift simply for trying on a Brooks Shoe and having a test run on the corridor. If you decide to purchase you will get an additional gift.
Final positions for the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series are on the following link: http://www.eskvalleyfellclub.org/fixtures/fell/cleveland_winter_series.html
As the wind gets upto gail force outside it is a reminder that winter is nearly here. So, it’s time for the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Winter Fell race Series to start. The first race is the Viking Chase on Sunday 26th September 10.30am from the Lordstones Cafe on Carlton Bank (524030). For Series details see the link: http://www.eskvalleyfellclub.org/fixtures/fell/cleveland_winter_series.html
Up Grade your RonHill Tracksters to the new Evolution Tracksters which have a zip pocket on each side are DWR coating and have no stirups at the bargain price of £27. Bring in your old pair and leave them with us to donate to charity and you get £5 off so you only pay £22. We also have the heavier weight Trackster Peak… which is normally £30 but, when you donate your old pair to charity you get them for £25.
The final race in the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series is a road race !! Although it has a few ups and downs and is a bueatiful route. The race starts in Castleton at 11.30am on Saturday11th September. There is plenty to do for all the family as the race is part of the village show. Click the link to get more info: http://www.castletonshowrun.btik.com/home.ikml