Thanks to David Aspen for some great photo’s of the fun had by all at the Gribdale Gallop Fell Race. The next race in the Northern Runner/ Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series is the Guisborough Grunt plus on Tuesday 9th August 2011.
The Gribdale Gallop went really well for the staff at Northern Runner last night. Drew Graham of Gosforth Harriers and Northern Runner won the event with Paul Butler of Loftus and Whitby finishing a close second. Both runners were not far off the course record of 47 minutes, which may have been on the cards if the a few wrong turns hadn’t been taken. Charlie Stead of NFR and Norther Runner came in third in around about 50 minutes which was actually the winning time at the same race last... Read More
The next race in the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series is the Guisborough Grunt Plus that is on Tuesday 9th August. The title of the race was chosen because of the steep grovely climb up Highcliffe Nab half way round the race. Click though to see a map of the course so you can have a reccy.
A fine drizzly mist descended on the top of the Moors just above Great Ayton in time for the latest round of the Northern Runner/ Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series. Drew Graham (Gosforth and Northern Runner) managed to win the Gribdale Gallop for the second year in succession. Similar to last years race Drew managed to get a bit lost around Hanging Stone having been well in the lead. This allowed Paul Butler (Loftus and Whitby) to get back in the lead and guide Drew to within striking distance... Read More
The latest round of the Northern Runner/Eskdale Valley Summer Fell Race Series is tonight from Gribdale Car Park above Great Ayton. The race is a 7.5 mile loop taking in Captain Cooks, Hanging Stone and Roseberry Topping. It should be a really nice run out if the weather hold out. See you there !!
Ex Northumberland Fell Runner, Ben Abdulnoor won Wasdale Fell Race for the second year in succession. Ben made it look easy despite quite hot conditions that seemed to slow the rest of the field. Click through to see the full results.
Click through to some Chevy Chase photo’s taken by Micheal Hosking showing of what a great day it was for being out on the hill. Click through to some more great photo’s of the ‘Chevy’ taken by Sarah Riseborough. If you fancy challenging yourself to this great event then get your entry in early as it’s very popular. We will keep you informed.