Category Archives: Fell Race Reports

Notes & results from fell races

Back on it….

I’d finished last weeks Kendal Winter League on Scout Scar in an indifferent mood, which was firmly reinforced by a Facebook notification from Mike Vogler, which I’ll paraphrase, 42 miles and 11’oooft this week. Put my five mile jaunt around … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries, Training | Leave a comment

Kendal Winter League

2013 has come in rather as 2012 finished, a bit damp, and the conditions for the first race in this years Kendal Winter League were little different. Training has been somewhat lacking lately, a combination of excuses amounting to a … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries, Training | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Skiddaw Fell Race

You have to have tired days sometimes and today was definitely one of those days, I just couldn’t get going. Its surprising how many fell runners don’t run this race that often, there were quite a few ‘names’ from the … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Through the clag above Dockray

Dockray-Great Dodd Fell Race It took some considerable motivation to race last night but I was glad I did. The weather has seemed eternally demotivating the past few weeks, with incessant low cloud, drizzle and heavy rain, midsummer has felt … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Judgement Day

Great Lakes Run 2012 Through misfortune, misjudgement or misplaced enthusiasm I’ve had my fair share of tough weather days running in the mountains. Saturday 15th June 2012 will go down as another days running in what, at times, felt like … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries | Leave a comment

Sheep Suffer

Tebay Fell Race 2012 Driving through Grayrigg last night, yet again i found myself charging around with a feeling of being late. A mad-dash to and from Manchester again for work was promply being followed by another mad-dash to get … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Ennerdale Horseshoe Fell Race

Ennerdale Horseshoe Fell Race 2012 Ennerdale, the longest of the Lakeland Classics, 23 miles of challenging, sometimes complex and certainly arduous fell running which over its length manages to ascend such peaks as High Stile, Green Gable and Pillar, with … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Race Reports, Fell Running Diaries | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment