Coming Up

Club Road run
Wed 1st Mar
Warts run
Upper North Grain
Wed 1st Mar
DPFR race
Not the Nationals
Other runs
Hoppits Hill
Winter Series (11)
Mon 27th Feb
Tue 28th Feb

From the Photos page


Edale Skyline Entries Now Open

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. 

Enter via the SI website at Please make sure you fill in the experience section, if in doubt give more information rather than less, it will help us make a decision.

There will be a revised route for 2017, the Skyline route page shows the new route.

Helen writes to note that whilst the road group is 'fairly quick this year', there is also a regular 'steady option' being led by Lynn from the Sportsman which non-whipppets may very well enjoy. Normally 5-7 miles, mainly off-road, head torch, map and compass and full kit essential. Start time …

The Edale Skyline is fast approaching (Sunday 26 March) and the club needs your help to make it run smoothly.

This is DPFR's biggest contribution to the FRA calendar and it needs a large number of us to be involved in order for it to run smoothly. Please contact email if …

Just to confirm, after some considerable prevarication, that the Calendar will be celebrating the commencement of his second half century with a bit of a race around the Kinder Dozen on Saturday 6th May. To be confirmed whether the start/finish point will be the Snake Inn or Edale. If you'd …

They've been some time in the gestation - or rather in the procrastination - but here they now are; the carshare league counters for 2017. Full details on the calendar later tonight ...

Sat 18-Feb; 11:30am

Flower Scar


SW Pennines

Sun 19 March; 11am




Sat 1-Apr; …