Borrowdale Fell Race

Report by Giles Hawking The Borrowdale  Race is one of the 'Classic' English Fell races, a 17 mile beast that  climbs  Englands highest mountain Scafell Pike 977m  , followed by Great Gable 899m and Dalehead 753m. The ground under your feet varies from knee/waist deep bogs, hard to navigate barren fell tops, mountain tops covered in broken slabs of rock which you hopefully leap from one to another, and perilous descents of loose scree or tussocky grass and protuding rock. All of which vie for … [Read more...]

Knavesmire’s Ladies Win Again – Washburn Relays

Well done, another team victory for Knavesmire's Ladies, victors at Washburn relays . Teams of 3 run legs around the Fewston ans Swinsty Reservoirs nr Otley (A59 West of Harrogate) Anwen Darlington , Nik Vogan , and Sarah Attwood comprised our winning Ladies team. Race info/results … [Read more...]

Great Results for YKH at the Summer League

The final results for the York and District Road Race League have now been  tallied, and YKH have had another fantastic year. Knavesmire fielded between 70 and 100  runners in each race and you all made a fantastic contribution to the series and to YKH's great team spirit , cameraderie and continued success. Results. Knavesmire's Ladies were utterly dominant in the Female Team competition , with our 'A' team first and 'B' Team second. The YKH Men's 'A' team  were also Team victors , … [Read more...]

3 Lakes Classics. 20/06/2015- Report by Sarah Atwood

For the last three years I’ve wanted to run this race as id heard so many positive comments about it. Unfortunately I’ve always had other plans and not been in Sheffield on the same weekend. This year however not only had I organised to visit my parents on the same weekend I was also planning on doing a 15 mile training run…perfect. The race is organised by a local running club in sheffield…The Killamarsh Kestrels. Entry was easy, either on line or through the post. The entry fee was a … [Read more...]

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