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March 2013

Pinchinthorpe Plod Fell Race 2013

The next race in the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series is the Pinchinthorpe Plod on Sunday 7th April starting at 10.30 am from the Visitors Centre, Guisborough Forest, Pinchinthorpe, Nr Guisborough, North Yorkshire. The race is about 6 miles long with about 1,000 feet of ascent. To see the race route map then click here.

Easter Weekend Opening Hours

We are pleased to announce our shop opening hours for the 2013 Easter Bank Holiday weekend here at Northern Runner. They are as follows: Thursday 28th March – 10.00am – 7.00pm Good Friday 29th March – 11.00am – 4.00pm Saturday 30th March – 9.00am – 5.30pm Easter Sunday 31st March – CLOSED Easter Monday 1st April – 11.00am – 4.00pm Tuesday 2nd April – 10.00am – 5.30pm Then normal opening hours will resume. We would like to wish all of our customers a very happy Easter!

Blakey Blitz Fell Race 2013

The next race in the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series is the Blakey Blitz on Sunday 24th March. Registration/Start and Finish is from the Lion Inn, Blakey Rigg, South of Castleton up on the North Yorkshire Moors. The race is about 10.5 miles long with 2700 feet of ascent making it an A medium classification. Conditions will be tough with all the snow so come prepared for winter conditions. The fun starts at 10.30 am. Click here to see the race route map.

Pinchinthorpe Plod Fell Race Map

The thirteenth race in the Northern Runner/Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series is the Pinchinthorpe Plod on Sunday 7th April. The route has varied over the years and this event has been in both the Summer and Winter Fell Race Series. The race takes in Little Roseberry and Hanging Stone both steep little pulls. The terrain is a mix of forest track and single track. The fun starts at 10.30 am.

Chi Running Taster Sessions at Northern Runner

After receiving some really positive comments from people who attended the chi running taster sessions last year and from Inov-8 who supported the session, Nick returns to hold some more chi running taster sessions at Northern Runner. The first taster is on Saturday 20th April at the shop and then to Leazes Park. There will be two sessions over the day, one from 10am to 12.30pm, the second from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. Inov-8 have kindly agreed to supply some of their Trailroc Shoes to wear during the session which will... Read More