Fell Race Championship 2018
The twelve races in the 2018 HPRC Fell Championship are:
- Wolf’s pit Sunday 18 March – cat AS (5.6 miles and 1476 feet). This is the Notts county champs fell race.
- Tigers Todger Wednesday 2 May – cat BS (5.4 miles and 679 feet). This was a great evening out last year and a pretty route.
- Cressbrook Crawl Saturday 12 May – cat BM (6.5 miles and 1148 feet). Ends at a pub and included a free pint last time!
- Castleton Friday 8th June – cat BM (6.7 miles and 1503 feet). A great run up and down Mam Tor.
- Calton Crawl Tuesday 19 June – cat BS (5.3 miles and 801 feet). An ideal beginners Fell race.
- Hathersage Gala Monday 9th July – cat BS (4.5 miles and 1066 feet). Also suitable for those wanting to try out a Fell race.
- Stoney Middleton Thursday 26 July – cat CS (5.3 miles and 656 feet). Another ideal race for novice Fell runners.
- Pilsley Thursday 23 August – cat BS (6 miles and 804 feet).
- Stretton Skyline Sunday 2 September – cat BL (18.9 miles and 4452 feet). A change of location to the Shropshire/ welsh border
- Great Longstone Friday 7 September – cat BS (4.8 miles and 951 feet). Another perfect starter fell race for anyone who wants to try it out.
- Grin and Bear It Sunday 28 October – cat BL (15.8 miles and 2487 feet)
- Leg It Round Lathkil Sunday 11 November – cat BM (7.1 miles and 951 feet). A pretty route along Lathkil dale and the hills are all runable!
Take a look at the Fell Runners Association site calendar for full details of each race.
You should also be prepared to carry the full mandatory kit if required.
- Full Body Cover; waterproof cagoule with hood, FULL length waterproof bottoms, with taped seams
- Map of the course
There is a separate championship for men and women.
The first club finisher in each race will receive 4 points, the second finisher 3 points and the third finisher 2 points. All other finishers will receive 1 point.
The best 8 races for each member will count towards the total score.
In the event of a points tie the longer races will score higher.
- 2017 David Greenwood / Amanda Hibbert
- 2016 Ant Squire / Gina Granger
- 2015 Matthew Grainge / Ann Gould
- 2014 Howard Partridge / Gina Granger
- 2013 Matthew Grainge / Arwen Makin
- 2012 William Scott
- 2011 Mark Salkild / Christine Heaton
- 2010 Matt Lewis / Mary Mills
- 2009 Graham Moffatt / Mary Mills
- 2008 Steve Shanks / MaryMills
- 2007 Graham Moffatt
- 2006 Stewart Gregory / Mary Mills
- 2005 Stewart Gregory / Mary Mills
- 2004 Stewart Gregory / Lorraine Butterfield