Coming up

DPFR race
Sun 27th Apr
Local (Wednesday) race
Tiger's Todger
Wed 30th Apr
Other runs
Gritstone Tryal
Sun 27th Apr
Kinder Downfall
Sun 27th Apr
Wirksworth Incline
Sun 27th Apr
From the Photos page

Welcome to Dark Peak Fell Runners

man running
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. 
The annual Spirit of Kinder event, celebrating Kinder Scout and the 1932 Mass Trespass, comes to Sheffield on Saturday, April 26.The event, which will also celebrate 10 years of the implementation of the CROW Act which gave the Right to Roam in open country, is organised by the Kinder &…
Just in case anyone actually plans this far ahead for the local league (other than Austin, Keith and Mike Bourne, of course), please note that Shining Tor on 14th May and Coombes Tor on 21st May have both been cancelled; for want of permissions and an organiser respectively.
This year the race is on Tuesday 6th May, if you are available to help please contact Will Spain at email.
The AGM will be taking place at 8.00pm on 7 May at The Maynard Arms Grindleford. If any club member wishes anything to be included on the agenda at the meeting they should contact Rob Moore by email
Tom has provided final details of this fine race, which you can find here. The idea, as in previous years, is to catch the bus (not now the 57A however) from Sheffield bus station, or a stop en route, to the race start. As there is a limited number of…