High Cup Nick Fell Race 2014
High Cup Nick Fell Race with take place this year on Saturday 22nd February from the village of Dufton just of the A66 near Penrith CA16 6DA. The race is 15km long with 460 metres of ascent and starts at 2pm so there is plenty of traveling time. The entry is £6 on the day and includes soup and a roll at the finish. There are junior trail races too for Under 8 (over 6), Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16 and Under 18. The race is organised by ex Northumberland Fell Runner (now running for Borrowdale Fell Runners) and 2011 British Fell Running Champion Morgan Donnelly and his wife Lucy. You can read John Duff’s experiences of the 2010 High Cup Nick Fell Race by clicking here and going to Northumberland Fell Runners website.