Coming Up

Club run
Headstone Carols
Wed 20th Dec
6:30pm
DPFR race
Crookstone Crashout
Sun 17th Dec
9:30am
Other runs
Winter Series (6)
Today
6:30pm
Christmas Eve Breakfast Run
Sun 24th Dec
9:30am
An Alternative Christmas Eve Run
Sun 24th Dec
8:00am

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Welcome to Dark Peak Fell Runners

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pic of Dark Peak T-shirt
Dark Peak Fell Runners is an athletics club for (mostly) hill & mountain running. The club is based in Sheffield and although the majority of the 300+ membership is local, the famous brown vest has migrated as far New Zealand. The club caters for a wide range of running interests and abilities, from short local races to ultra distance events, with some individuals achieving success in the English and British championships. The club thrives on minimal organisation and if you have a slightly anarchic sense of humour and an appetite to compete in unusual events, you will feel at home with people of a similar disposition. 
Fell running has a culture for individuals to take personal responsibility for safety when out on the hills, as terrain and weather conditions can be severe. Therefore it is expected that you assess your own physical ability, mountain craft skills, clothing and equipment before going for a run. 

Following a recce by Graham Berry, who came back with bloodied shins and reports of drifts on the route, the Edale YHA control will be taken out, so it's likely to be Crookstone Knoll, Holly Tree in Dean Clough, Holly Tree in wall by Blackden (all as before), then Kinder …

DPFR are organising the Edale Skyline again and, in 2018, it will be an FRA Championship race. The race will have a changed route which is essentially the anticlockwise way around last year’s course with some detailed changes.

The club needs many (60 to 70) volunteers to help with …

Last night was the last coaching session of 2017. Well done to all who have attended this year; young and not so young, fit and not so fit!
Next coaching session Tuesday 9th January.
Dave

Hartshorn, Kinder Scout, 8pm Wednesday November 29th. He was up there with us in our hearts and memories.

Simon tells me he has found "a brown sweater, a pair of glasses and a Silva thumb compass". If they are yours please contact him or t'webmaster and we'll reunite you.