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Permalink | Closed to new comments | Last updated on Tuesday 28th May 2013 at 11:08am
posted by DaveT on 17th Jul 2018

Ingleborough – Carshare League Counter. Only three of us the for this up-and-down trip up Ingleborough. As for the attractions of the egg-throwing and three-legged race, competitors were there none...

Snowdon:- results.
Kerridge Climb:-
Coniston Country Fair:-

Cracoe BOFRA:- It's regrettable that BOFRA events aren't traditional in the Peak, whence more from the club could enjoy their secrets. Very simple in essence, and Cracoe - up Wharfedale- is typical. Start touch the top, and finish. Two walls to negotiate, and an abundance of rough stuff.

Holme Moss:-

Monday – Trunce 7.
Wednesday – Dark Peak Stones.

Thursday –
Rydal Round:-
Stoney Middleton:-


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posted by DaveT on 9th Jul 2018

Results. From Kate’s Race – Isle of Man. English AM Championship. Problems were caused by the morning mist over the airport, so plane(s) circled round waiting, and deemed it too dangerous to land and returned home. Hot, clear and dry. They had put on an excellent, hard course, starting at the beach at Laxey, to finish on Snaefell summit. For an uphill race there were some big drops to be negotiated. For those who, like Carshare, had never been to the Isle of Man, it’s a very pleasant scenic place to be visiting.

Wasdale:- results.
Tal y Fan - results.
Addingham Gala – up Beamsley Beacon – again.. results.
Thurlstone Chase:- results.
Broomhead Chase:- results.
Saddleworth Round – a new addition to the calendar..
Viking Chase – N.Y.Moors:-

Monday – Summer Series 8 – Wicken Wizz.
Bamford:- results.
Blisco Dash:- results.

Thursday – Sheldon.


Permalink | Comments (0) | Last updated on Monday 23rd July 2018 at 6:31am
posted by DaveT on 4th Jul 2018

Blackfell – another complete AM classic, from Kettlewell. Only a small field, with several other "attractions" around. Likely this will change if...it is selected to be Championship next September. If.... No trouble finding the almost decent lines today, but hopefully the clag will be down over Great Whernside, and runners will be all over the place....Results.

Heptonstall Festival:- results.
Warslow Beer Festival:- results.
Peak Forest:- results. - hopefully the correct set....

Hathersage:-
Summer Series 7 – Moscar Moor.

Golden Acre Park Relay – teams of 3, sign up on the day , very popular around a wooded Leeds park. And this year a Junior's Relay......results.

Black Rocks - results.

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posted by DaveT on 26th Jun 2018

Relays..... a good while off as yet. The Hodgson Brothers Relay is 7th October, four paired legs, from Patterdale. Likely the usual Men, MV40 and Women's teams, as there is a tight limit on entries. Most definitely a course for people with Lakes hills in the legs and the ability to thrive in bad conditions.
The UKA British Relays are from Grasmere, 20th October. Details and route descriptions. Just now we have Men, MV40, MV50, Women, WV40 teams. Maybe nearer the time it might be possible to enter additional teams, if it don't get over-subscribed.
Team selection is always hard, and a proven track recent record over similar terrain is a considerable help.

Crookstone Crashout:-

Chrome Hill – and also Notts Fell Championships. Results. Dicky sends:-"Thanks to Hollinsclough School for hosting the Notts Fell Champs in their Chrome Hill race, the replacement for the snowed-off Wolf's Pit race back in March. Glorious weather and dry hard underfoot conditions except where the two springs create the usual bog-fest for this gem of a race - the crossing of the ridge of Chrome Hill to the summit doesn't last long but it's wonderful and a quick eyes off the ground look around shows how special this valley in the upper reaches of the Dove is.DPFR in the Notts Fell Champs this year were:
Graham Moffat bronze overall and V45 gold;
and Dicky Wilkinson V55 gold.


Saunders Lakeland MM - results.
Up The Nab – Juniors Championship events - all results.
Whaley Waltz - results.

Wharfedale 2Peaks – or 3Peaks – from Kettlewell, in support of the Mountain Rescue. Only two peaks for Carshare, Buckden Pike and across to Great Whernside. The moors bone dry, and even those bogs dropping off Great Whernside. Another attempt at the optimum line off Great Whernside, all worth a try. Results.

Callow. - results.
Bakewell Pudding.-results.
Great Hucklow - results. lurking somewhere within Facebook...
Langley Fete - results.

Trunce 6 - results.
Danefield Relay – teams of 3 around Otley Chevin. As popular as ever, with football updates as we passed the various marshals...results.
Burbage Summer Sharpener 2:-
Stirton – near Skipton. Results. A scenic trip over the moors, £3.00, no prizes, everyone gets chocolate and a bottle of beer. As good as an evening race goes...

Permalink | Comments (0) | Last updated on Wednesday 18th July 2018 at 8:17am
posted by DaveT on 2nd Jul 2018

After Buttermere. - FRA Link.

British Championships.

Senior Women:- Megan – 5th.

Senior Men:- Rhys – 2nd.
MV40:- Dave Taylor – 8th.
MV50:- Dave Taylor – 3rd : Spyke – 4th.
MV60:- Keith – 11th.

Teams.
Men – 3rd. (2nd at Buttermere)
MV40 – 3rd. ( 3rd at Buttermere )
MV50 – 1st. ( 2ndat Buttermere)
Women – 10th (5th at Buttermere)

English Championships.

For the MV60 and W50 teams, it is clearly stated that there must be 4 teams completing enough counting races. It’s unlikely that this can go any further…this year…

Senior Women:- Majka – 7th= :
WU23:- Ellie – 7th.
WV40:- Helen – 5th : Nicky – 11th=
WV45:_Helen – 3rd : Nicky – 11th= .
WV50:-Nicky – 6th= :
WV55:- Jane – 5th..

MU23:- Max – 2nd : Nathan – 3rd.
MV40:- Spyke – 7th .
MV45:- Spyke – 4th= : John Hunt – 6th.
MV50:- Spyke – 3rd : John Hunt – 4th .
MV65:- DT – 6th.
MV70- DT – 3rd.

Teams.
Senior Women – 3rd (3rd at Buttermere)
WV40:-4th
Senior Men:- 4th= (2nd at Buttermere)
MV40:- 2nd = with Ambleside. (3rd at Buttermere)
MV50:- 1st (2nd at Buttermere)



Permalink | Comments (0) | Last updated on Tuesday 3rd July 2018 at 2:33am
posted by DaveT on 19th Jun 2018

Summer versions of The Spine - Edale to Hawes or further to Kirk Yetholm....
BG Weekend....

Buttermere Horseshoe – English and British AL race. Results.
James Blakely:- results.
Kinder Trog:- Results.

Riber Run:- results.
Hope:- results.
Tebay:-
Winster:- results , with a good bit of fiddling around..
Tideswell:- results... in there, somewhere...

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posted by DaveT on 12th Jun 2018

Buckden Pike:- results.
Clougha Pike:- Seniors and Juniors results.

Great Lakes Run:- Lewis has kindly sent a copy of the results along, as ever an enormous help. Looks to have been a trifle damp and misty up there, but surely not as bad as a few years back? Or was it?
Likely to be Championship next year...

Bosley Fete: results.
Brunt Knott - results.

Settle Hills:-It's a scenic run around Attermire Scar. some strong enough climbs and plenty of running. just add in a mixture of tussocky stuff and limestone paths, and we're in for a treat. Results.

Monday – Summer Series 5 – Witch Blacks…

Calton Crawl:- results.
Langstrath:- results.
Beamsley Beacon:- results.
Grindleford:- results.


Permalink | Comments (0) | Last updated on Monday 2nd July 2018 at 3:12pm
posted by DaveT on 15th Jun 2018

After Tal y Mignedd

FRA Link.

Senior Women:- Megan – 5th.

Senior Men:- Rhys – 2nd.
MV40:- Dave Taylor – 8th.
MV50:- Dave Taylor – 3rd : Spyke – 4th.
MV60:- Keith – 11th.

Teams.
Men – 5th. ( 3rd in Wales) but losing out on Countback: - 3rd = with Helm Hill and Ambleside...
MV40 – 3rd. ( 3rd in Wales)
MV50 – 1st. ( 1st in Wales)

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posted by DaveT on 4th Jun 2018

Saturday:-
Tal y Mignedd – AS British Championship.
Looks to be a short, sharp blast up and down. No attendance from Carshare, regrettably, - I’ve returned the entry. Under strict instructions just now not to be falling over….Results.

Ennerdale – the next Lakeland Classic. results.

Edale:- results.
Passing Clouds:- results.

Trunce 5:- results.

Wednesday – Burbage Summer Sharpener 1.
Thursday – Blacka Moor Chase - results.

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posted by DaveT on 29th May 2018

LAMM – up in the Isle of Harris. Results. and reports. The final and last LAMM?


Duddon – and Duddon shorter – results
Pen-y-Ghent. - results.
Wharfedale Half Marathon - results.
Welsh 1000m. results. I can't just be seeing any of us there?

Coniston Gullies - results.
Yetholm - results.
British Athletics Mountain Running Championships - Juniors results.

Summer Series 4 - Way Out West
Alport.
Otley Chevin – how could anyone miss out on this? As simple as it gets. Start. get to the top as best we can, then hurtle back down. Success for Carshare , under the requirements. I didn't fall over - but not much more..,.

Boar’s Head. - results.
Calver Peak - results.

Castleton - Results.


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posted by DaveT on 22nd May 2018

Jura:- results.
West Nab:- all results - Seniors and Juniors.
Hutton Roof:- results.
Helvellyn and the Dodds – Carshare League Counter. - results.

Austwick Amble:- results.
Bamford Sheepdog Trials:- results.
Shutlingsloe:- results.

Hallam Chase - results.




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posted by DaveT on 15th May 2018

Lad’s Leap:- Inter-Counties Championships:- results. Runners are listed by counties, so please help out if you have been missed off...
Buttermere Sailbeck:- results.

Simon’s Seat – another of those quietly excellent AS courses, up Wharfedale. The first ever race was a "chase the bride" race, and similar was this year's. The bride,(Emma Dodd), suitably attired, set off 20 mins early, leaving the groom (Sam Watson), rather too much to catch his bride, with usurpers Ian Holmes and Ted Mason also chasing hard. As ever, the compulsory pint to be drunk before crossing to the finish. As good a race as it gets....results.

Kong Mini Evening:- Dovedale . results.
Malham Kirkby Fell – and Juniors. All results.
Mount Famine:- results.
Old County Tops:- and a long-standing Men's record broken.
Cader Idris:-results. I can't just be seeing any clubs listed, so please let us know if youy were there...

Calderdale Relay:- results.
Lantern Pike Dash:- results.
Trunce 4:- results.

Trent 5 - details. and results. This is a five mile shift around the flatlands of Nottingham, with John Hunt being chased home by Graham Moffatt.
Totley Moor:- results.




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posted by DaveT on 8th May 2018

Ambleside Races:- watches are only allowed to measure distance covered, the time, etc, but not allowed as a means to follow a GPS track, or to use as a race map. Best to be bringing the traditional map, whistle and compass, methinks...

Revised Notts Fell Championships. Chrome Hill - new information from our esteemed organiser...

Samaria Gorge - details, etc. If, unsurprisingly, you don't know what this is, it looks a scenic national park in Crete, somewhere. Steve Matthews managed to run through it, or round it, or over it, finishing 11th in 2:26:20 (I think..)
Results- in Greek...


Fairfield – the next Lakes Grand Prix event. Please let me know should anyone find any scores for this, or even from last year...Results.
Cressbrook Crawl:- results,
Slieve Donard - results.

Pendle Cloughs – dry, warm, even sunny, something unheard of for Pendle races. A race I can't recommend highly enough. Starting from the scenic village of Downham, a wander all around Pendle, and needing something called navigation. With determined efforts from the organiser, a more respectable number of runners this year. Just as hard as The Tour, but having to find the way. On next year's list? results.

Summer Series 3 – Bamford.

Kildwick – Skipton. A most welcome trend? Only £2.00 entry fee, and cut right back on any prizes. A short and sharp burst around the local village and hillside. Results,

Shining Tor:- results.
Hayfield May Queen:- results.


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posted by DaveT on 16th May 2018

FRA Link.
For the MV60 and W50 teams, the tables have been filled in, but it is clearly stated that there must be 4 teams completing enough counting races. The MV60have only 3, the WV50 have only 2, so somehow we need some more teams getting round the other AL race, Buttermere.

Senior Women:- Megan Wilson – 7th :
WU23:- Ellie – 7th.
WV40:- Helen – 3rd : Nicky – 6th=
WV45:_Helen – 2nd : Nicky – 5th .
WV50:-Nicky – 2nd= : Jane – 6th=.
WV55:- Jane – 3rd.

MU23:- Max – 2nd.
MV40:- Spyke – 10th= .
MV45:- Spyke – 5th.
MV50:- Spyke – 2nd : John Hunt – 7th .
MV60:- Keith – 612th= .
MV65:- DT – 6th.
MV70- DT – 3rd.

Teams.
Senior Women – 3rd (5th at Clough Head)
WV40:- 2nd (4th at Clough Head)
WV50 – 1st.
Senior Men:- 4th= (6th at Clough Head)
MV40:- 3rd (6th at Clough Head)
MV50:- 1st (3rd at Clough Head)
MV60:- 1st. (3rd at Clough Head)


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posted by DaveT on 30th Apr 2018

Sunday - Clough Head - English Championship 2 . results.
Full credit to Keswick for a well-organised, hard, classic AS race. Clear, hot, and dry underfoot.

Bollington:- results.
Coniston:- results.
South Mynd Tour:- results.
Peat Pits Wood 2:- results.
Coiners:- results.

Burbage:- results.
Jack Bloor - over Ilkley Moor:- the hot weather hadn't reached the swamps of Ilkley Moor, in places as sinkable as ever. But we were serenaded by the clear call of the cuckoo...results.


Rainow 5:- results.
Tansley - results.


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posted by DaveT on 24th Apr 2018

Notts Fell Championships - details After Wolf's Pit was cancelled, it will now be at Chrome Hill on Saturday 30th June.

Three Peaks:- results.
Kinder Springs:-

The Fellsman - results. But you'll need to be searching these out yourselves...
Trunce 3:- results.
Tigers Todger:- results.



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posted by DaveT on 30th Apr 2018

FRA Link.

Senior Women:- Megan – 13th.

Senior Men:- Rhys – 2nd.
MV50:- Dave Taylor – 3rd : Spyke – 5th.
MV60:- Keith – 7th.

Teams.
Men – 5th.
MV40 – 6th.
MV50 – 2nd.

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posted by DaveT on 17th Apr 2018


Anniversary Waltz – the second race in this Lakes Grand Prix:- results for both races in due course. A most memorable finale for the race organisers, with expressed hopes that the race will continue next year. The first hot day, so plenty of thirsty runners , especially on the longer Teenager...results.

Teenager with Altitude – what better way to be getting ready for Buttermere Horseshoe…results.

Kinder Downfall:- results.

Wirksworth Incline:- results.
Arant Haw:-
London Marathon....

Monday – Summer Series 2 – Broomhead Bash:-
Wednesday – Cakes of Bread:-


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posted by DaveT on 9th Apr 2018

Saturday:-
Mourne Highline – British Championship – and Carshare League. No results as yet on Sportident, but this seems correct. Looks to have been "challenging" conditions? Rhys is second overall, Dave Taylor is 3rd MV50, and for our travels to Ireland , a marvellous big support...

Blacko Hill – Junior Championships - results.
Eskdale Elevation:- results.
Chicken Run:- results.
Chunal:- results.

Trunce 2:- results.
Bunny Run Relay:- results.
Herod Farm - results.
Hartcliff Hill:- results.

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posted by DaveT on 2nd Apr 2018

Mourne Highline - next weekend. Please let me know if anyone needs a map sending through...

Coledale Horseshoe – Carshare League counter, and some classic Lakeland AM course. Also the first event of this year's Lakes Grand Prix - details are on the inside back cover of the Calendar. The rain just about held off, a bit cold and damp on the tops. As expected, more wet, slippy rocks and slippy muddy drops off Barrow.
Results - and a most welcome big turnout for the attractions of the Carshare League...

Pendle - results , incorporating the Lancashire Championships.
Kong Mini MM – Round 2:- Glenridding:- results.
Mow Cop:- results.
Elterwater Common:- results,
Blubberhouses 25 - results. a long scenic trip around to Wharfedale, and looking at the results, Carshare should have gone along to meet up with familiar runners on those last bits....

Summer Series 1 - Back Tor and Beyond...results.
Foel Lus - results. somewhere up around Conwy...
Loughrigg:- results.

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posted by DaveT on 26th Mar 2018

Dungeon Ghyll:- one of the more serious AS races, where them not expecting full kit checks seem to have been caught short. Simply get up Harrison Stickle, then find the way down. But finding the pathless descent in the mist isn't easy and a good few missed out one of the checkpoints. A classic Lakeland race, only £4.00, and hopefully a bit warmer with no snow flurries for Coledale next week...Results.

Peat Pits Woods – 1 - results.

Bunny Run 2:- results.
Grisedale Grind:- results. Due to bad weather the course was shortened, and no times were able to be recorded.

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posted by DaveT on 19th Mar 2018

Boulsworth Bog:- the clue was in the name - "Boulsworth Bog". If you've not heard of it, sometime try calling in at Wycoller, a hamlet not far from Colne, with a class café and a series of heritage bridges over the stream. The crossing along the top was like Brown Knoll without the slabs, classic stuff indeed. With the mist down, several might still be up there.....Results.

Causey Pike:- results.
Carding Mill Canter:- results.
Doctor’s Gate:- results.
Todd Crag – English Junior Championship Counter:- results.
Heptonstall - results.
Carrock Fell - results.
Trunce 1:- results.
Bunny Run 1:- results.
Friday – yes, Friday – Howgills:- that long, long Sedbergh race. Results.

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posted by DaveT on 21st Mar 2018

FRA Link.
For the MV60 and W50 teams, the tables have been filled in, but it is clearly stated that there must be 4 teams completing enough counting races. The MV60 have only 3, the WV50 have only 1, so somehow we need some more teams getting round the other AL race, Buttermere.

Senior Women:- Megan Wilson – 10th : Nicky – 11th.
WU23:- don't need a long race...
WV40:-Nicky – 3rd : Helen – 6th.
WV45:_Nicky – 2nd : Helen – 4th : Jane Crowson – 10th.
WV50:-Nicky – 1st : Jane – 3rd.
WV55:- Jane – 3rd.

Senior Men:-Duncan – 3rd.
MU23:- don't need a long race...
MV40:- Spyke – 8th : Tom Pape – 11th.
MV45:- Spyke – 4th : John Hunt – 8th.
MV50:- Spyke – 1st : John Hunt – 5th : Mike Nolan – 8th.
MV55:- Keith – 11th.
MV60:- Keith – 6th : Dave Holmes – 11th.
MV65:- DT – 6th.
MV70- only comes along after Clough Head…

Teams.
Senior Women – 2nd.
WV40:- 1st.
WV50 – 1st.
Senior Men:- 4th
MV40:- 2nd
MV50:- 1st .
MV60:- 1st

Next English Championship race is Clough Head - May 6th. a different thing from Edale, and one for having some Lakeland hills in the legs, i.e Coledale and Anniversary Waltz/Teenager...

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posted by StevenJones on 18th Mar 2018

Applications to enter the Spine Races (full Spine Race and the shorter Spine Challenger) are already open for January 2019. It is likely that places will fill up quickly so for those interested it is best to apply early and if accepted a place can be booked. The 2018 even can be re-played (http://live.thespinerace.com/) to see the course, map and the race in progress (top left buttons fourth one along) and entries can be found at https://thespinerace.com/application/ at least one Dark Peaker has already signed up and I suspect that others have already done so or are about to.

Steven Jones

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