Blakey Blitz Team Victory

Esk Valley Winter Fell Series Race 13! - 23.March.14. Our Fell Running devotees congregated at the Lion Inn  on Blakey Ridge between Hutton le Hole and Castleton for the 10.5  mile Blakey Blitz Race. A  more dramatic location for a race start in North Yorkshire would be hard to come by. From this remote high point the race  starts with a mad cap dash down into  Rosedale, ascends the other side, crosses Rosedale Moor along the unevenly flagstoned George Gap Causeway, takes in another lunatic … [Read more...]

Glaisdale Rigg Fell Race – Report

Glaisdale Rigg - N.Runner/NEHRA Winter Series 2013-4             RESULTS York Knavesmire Harriers fell running renaissance continued to gather pace at the 8 mile Glaisdale race. It was once again very encouraging to see such a healthy number of club members ( 10 ) enjoying the thrill of blasting across the Moors. Quantity was matched by quality, Chris Roberts was 2nd overall  and Anwen Darlington 2nd of the Ladies and 15th overall. With 4 runners in the top 10 we easily won the Men's team … [Read more...]

A Few Races for your Diaries

Online entry for the Eccup 10 mile on 13 July has opened. This very popular race, now in its tenth year, attracted nearly 900 entrants last year.  It's run entirely on closed roads in an around Eccup and Adel in north Leeds.  Check out last year's race review to see what runners made of it. Also : North Lincolnshire half marathon, which will take place on Sunday 4th May. This fast and friendly race was voted 6th best half marathon in the Uk by Runners World. The race is already half full, … [Read more...]

Snake Lane 10 Report

By Stephen Robson When we look back at the winter of 2013/2014, we’ll marvel at how little snow and ice we’ve had to deal with. Granted it’s been wet, but runners are a hardy bunch who can deal with that. What we don’t like however is wind, and this last couple of months has offered it up in abundance. Today was no exception, and the Snake Lane 10, which winds around the surrounding countryside of Pocklington, promised to be a blustery affair. The Snake Lane 10 has been going on for many … [Read more...]

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