Coming up

Club run
Local (Wednesday) race
Herod Farm
Other runs
Peat Pits Wood 2
Sun 20th Apr
Gritstone Tryal
Sun 27th Apr
Kinder Downfall
Sun 27th Apr
Wirksworth Incline
Sun 27th Apr
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. 
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…
Men Gt Urban Spiral 7 Hills N Stand Sportsmen Kelham Total Neil Northrop 50 50 50 45 195 Austin Frost (M40) 47 37 41 45 50 23 183 Tim Rutter 43 43 47 47 37 180 Jonny Crickmore 45 43 45 40 173 Nick Lightfoot (M50) 40 40 39 34…
In response to an unnatural amount of interest paid to the finer points of Carshare League etiquette in the pub this evening (thanks, Ralph), a brief update on developments seems appropriate, and a reminder of the full listing of fixtures for this year's league which can be found here. Keith…
Eoin Connaughton and Stewart Kemp are doing a 3 day BGR recce 13-16 April, with accommodation already booked for Keswick YH on Sunday 13th (arriving Sunday night for start Monday morning - Legs 1&2) Grasmere YH - Monday night 14th, Burnthwaite Farm B&B - Tuesday night 15th, finishing back in…
Because of injuries, Judith Jepson has 2 entries for the 3 Peaks race going, please email her if you are interested.