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February 2015

Glaisdale Rigg Fell Race

The next race in the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series is Glaisdale Rigg on Sunday 8th March 10.30am. The course is 13.7 km long with 562 metres of ascent. Registration is at the Arnecliffe Arms, Glaisdale, Castleton, Whitby, North Yorkshire. Entry is £6 and on the day only. The course has some good bridleways and bits of tarmac but, the single track over the moor and through the woods plus the final descent are always muddy. So, fell shoes or similar grippy shoes would be best. Refreshments... Read More

Commondale Beacon Fell Race 2015

The latest round of the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series was a great day for a race. Mist on the top which was thinning all the time and very wet going under foot. At the start of the Commondale Beacon Ian McGrath was leading with a group following consisting of Danny Braun, Chris Roberts and Simon Rycroft. They set off across the top moor with Chris moving up into third on his own. In the women’s event the eventual first three were all in a close group.... Read More

Commondale Beacon Fell Race 2015

The next race in the Northern Runner/ Esk Valley Winter Fell Race Series is the Commondale Beacon on Sunday 15th February. Registration Start/Finish is at the Cleveland Inn, Commondale, Nr Guisborough, North Yorkshire. Entry is £7 and on the day only. The fun starts at 10.30 am. To see a map of the route click here. The course is best suited to fell shoes especially with all the snow we have had recently. It can get very cold on the North Yorkshire Moors this time of year so please carry... Read More