Coming Up

Club run
Sportsman - Road Woodlane
Wed 29th Jan
6:30pm
DPFR race
Warts Night Race
Wed 29th Jan
6:45pm
Other runs
Tigger Tor
Sun 26th Jan
10:00am
coaching
Tue 28th Jan
6:30pm

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Dark Peak Fell Runners
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Dave Bish
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Bryan
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Bryan
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Jim Savege
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From the Photos page

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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. 

Andy has published the route for this year's Warts Night Race, starting from Strines Inn at 18:45. And after 35 years he has declared a new route for Margery Hill, which surprisingly doesn't visit the eponymous hill. It goes clockwise instead of anticlockwise so perhaps the worst of the climbs …

The entries will open at 8:00am on Saturday 1st February. Entries will be via SIEntries, links to this - and all other information - are at https://www.dpfr.org.uk/pages/view/skyline

There is a limit of 400 runners, once we reach this figure entrants will go on to a waiting list

It’s time to renew your subs. If you have a standing order set up for January then all should be well and you need to do nothing (but see the note about your data at the end). If not then you will need to either:

fill in an online application form …

By Nicky Spinks (the report is also on the championships results page)

The Dark Peak Club Champs and dinner is the main event of the Dark Peak year and the race to win! On the day in 2019 I had a niggly hamstring and driving over in thick clag to Old …

For the next Trigger race Megan Wilson will be taking over the organising of the bus from Tim Rutter. Megan says:

Hello, I am organizing the Trigger Race bus this year. This will be travelling from Sheffield to Marsden with stops at Dore Station, Hunter's Bar, Hillsborough Penistone Rd and Deepcar. …

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