Swaledale Runners

Formerly Swaledale Road Runners

Race Diary

Forthcoming Races

Have a good run! Here are some suggestions for 2016, with plenty more to come. Entry prices here are event prices given for affiliated runners.

Races that count towards the 2016 championship are marked in red. (See Competitions tab on home page for details.)

Races that count towards the 2016 fell championship are marked in blue.

For fell race information visit the Fell Runners Association (FRA) site.

Other useful links:

Swaledale Outdoor Club

UK Results (John Schofield)

Esk Valley Fell Club

 

27 Feb High Cup Nick Fell Info 15k/9.3m, 460m/1509' climb. 2pm Dufton village hall CA16 6DB. £7 on day.
27 Feb Bolton Abbey Trail Running Festival Trail Info Half marathon and marathon. Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6EX.
28 Feb Bolton Abbey Trail Running Festival Trail Info 5k and 10k. Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6EX.
5 Mar Lightwater Valley 10k Multi-terrain Info 10k multi-terrain (undulating gravel track, road). 11.30am Lightwater Valley Theme Park HG4 3HT. £11.40 advance entry (online).
6 Mar Haweswater Half Marathon Road Info Half marathon. 11.30am Bampton village hall CA10. £16.70 advance entry (online).
20 Mar Thirsk 10 Mile Road Info 10m road. 11am Thirsk Racecourse YO7 1QL. £17.80 advance entry (online).
20 Mar Trimpell 20 Mile Road Info 20m road. 11am Lancaster Castle LA1 1YJ. £22 advance entry (online).
25 Mar Mermaid 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. 10.15am Mermaid Pub, Marske TS11 6EX. £10.50 advance entry (online).
2 Apr DT20 Dales Trail Series 20k Fell/trail Info 20k/12.4m paths, trails, open fell. 11am Reeth/Fremington DL11 6AR. £20 advance entry (online).
9 Apr Wensleydale Wander Fell/trail Info 37k/23m or 19k/12m trails, paths. 9am Wensleydale School, Leyburn DL8 5HY. LDWA £10 (23m or 12m) advance entry (£11.40 online).
10 Apr Sheffield Half Marathon Road Info Half marathon. 9.30am Arundel Gate, Sheffield S1 1DL. £30 advance entry (online, plus booking fee £2.10).
17 Apr Gisborough Moors Fell Info 20k/12.4m, 850m/2789' climb (FRA BL). 10.30am Guisborough Rugby Club TS14 7BB. £7 on day.
24 Apr Bolton 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road over two laps. 10am Leverhulme Park, Bolton BL2 6EX. £11 advance entry (online).
24 Apr Fountains 10k Multi-terrain Info
24 Apr Reeth Trail 20k
and 10k
Trail Info 20k/12.4m and 10k/6.2m  chip-timed trail races. 10.30am swing bridge Reeth, Swaledale. £16 advance entry (online).
1 May Keswick Half Marathon Road Info Half marathon. 11.30am Portinscale suspension bridge, nr Keswick Rugby Club, Keswick CA12 5EG. £15 advance entry (online).
1 May Kirkbymoorside 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. 3pm Memorial Hall, Kirkbymoorside YO62 6AT. £10.60 advance entry (online). Catch the Tour de Yorkshire on its way past before 10k race start time!
2 May Tees Barrage 10k Road Info 10k cycle paths, footpaths. 10.30am Tees Barrage, Thornaby TS17 6PY. £10 advance entry (postal). Entries not open at time of writing. Check all details online.
5 May HDSRL Ilkley Road Info 5–6m road (may include off-road paths). 7.30pm (early start) Ilkley, details tbc. Single £10 entry fee covers all five Harrogate District Summer Road League races, plus free post-race suppers. Bargain!
8 May Leeds Half Marathon Road Info Half marathon. 9.30am The Headrow, Leeds LS1 2QS. £30 advance entry (online, plus booking fee £2.10).
15 May Ripon 10 Mile Multi-terrain Info 10m chip-timed, scenic multi-terrain around Studley Royal Estate. 10am Ripon Rugby Club, Ripon HG4 2QD. £13 advance entry (online).
24 May HDSRL Nidd Valley Road Info 5–6m road (may include off-road paths). 7.45pm Nidd Valley, details tbc. Single £10 entry fee covers all five HDSRL races, plus free post-race suppers. Bargain!
29 May Helvellyn and
the Dodds
Fell Info 24k/14.9m, 1337m/4386' climb (FRA AL). 12 noon Threlkeld Cricket Club CA12 4TZ. £7 on day.
30 May Ilkley Trail Race Multi-terrain Info 11.1k/6.9m, 215m/700' climb, woodland trails, paths, moor, road. 11.30am Swimming Pool and Lido, Ilkley LS29 0BZ. £10 advance entry (postal) or £11.40 (online), £12 on day.
31 May HDSRL Swaledale Road Info 5–6m road (may include off-road paths). 7.45pm Richmond, details tbc. Single £10 entry fee covers all five HDSRL races, plus free post-race suppers. Bargain! Non-competing club members welcome as helpers and marshals.
8 June Otley 10 Mile Road Info 10m road with 'testing hills'. 7.30pm Otley Cricket Club, Otley LS21 1HE. £12.70 advance entry (online) and on day.
11 June Swaledale Marathon Fell/trail Info 37k/23m, 1000m/3280' climb; paths, trails, open fell. 9.30am Low Fremington, Reeth DL11 6AR. SOC £21 advance entry (online).
12 June Everyone Active 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. Mermaid Pub, Marske TS11 6EX. £10.50 advance entry (online).
16 June HDSRL Thirsk Road Info 5–6m road (may include off-road paths). 7.45pm Thirsk, details tbc. Single £10 entry fee covers all five HDSRL races, plus free post-race suppers. Bargain!
18 June Buckden Pike Fell Info 6k/3.7m, 486m/1594' climb (FRA AS). 2.30pm Buckden village green BD23 5JA. £5 on day.
19 June Newton Aycliffe 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. 10am Burnhill Way, Newton Aycliffe DL5. £13 advance entry (online) and on day (plus £4.50).
28 June HDSRL Ripon handicap Road Info 5–6m road (may include off-road paths). From 7.20pm (earlier start) Ripon Rugby Club HG4 2QD. Single £10 entry fee covers all five HDSRL races, plus free post-race suppers. Bargain!
3 July Bampton Sports Fell Info 8.8km/5.5m, 244m/801' climb (FRA BS). 2.30pm Bampton village hall CA10. £1.50 on day.
3 July Eccup 10 Mile Road Info 10 mile road. 9.30am Adel St John the Baptist Primary School, Leeds LS16 8EX (parking LS16 8BX). £14 advance entry (online).
6 July Pitstop 10k Road Info 10k road. 7.30pm Croft Circuit, Dalton-on-Tees DL2 2PL. £10 advance entry (online).
16 July DT30 Dales Trail Series 30k Fell/trail Info 30k/18.6m paths, trails, open fell. 10am Muker DL11 6DW. £25 advance entry (online).
17 July Burton Leonard 10k Multi-terrain Info 10k chip-timed paths, country roads. 11am Burton Leonard village HG3 3RW. £10 advance entry (online).
31 July James Herriot
Country Trail Run
Fell/trail Info 14k/8.7m moorland tracks. 11am Castle Bolton car park DL8 4ET. £10 advance entry (online).
7 Aug Darlington 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. 10.30am Dolphin Centre, Horse Market, Darlington DL1 5RP. £13.70 advance entry (online).
21 Aug Scorton Feast 10k Multi-terrain Info 10k paths, bridleways round Scorton Lakes. Scorton DL10 6DG. £8 advance entry (online).
31 Aug Roseberry Topping Fell Info 2.3k/1.4m, 217m/712' climb (FRA AS). 7pm Newton under Roseberry car park TS9 6QS. £6 on day.
4 Sep Tholthorpe 10k Road Info 11am Tholthorpe Village Green YO61 1SX. £10 advance entry (postal), £11.40 advance entry (online).
4 Sep Wetherby 10k Road Info 10k chip-timed road. 2pm Wetherby Racecourse LS22 5EJ. £14 advance entry (online).
10 Sep Great Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon Road Info Marathon and half marathon road with testing hills. 11am New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, Great Langdale LA22 9JX. £20 marathon, £17 half marathon advance entry (online).
11 Sep Vale of York
Half Marathon
Road Info Half marathon chip-timed road. 9.30am Sherburn Aero Club, Leeds LS25 6JE. £tbc advance entry (online).
17 Sep Three Shires Fell Info 20k/12.4m, 1220m/4003' climb (FRA AL). 11am Three Shires Inn, Little Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9NZ. £10 advance entry – after May 1 before Sep 10. See Ambleside AC website.
24 Sep DT40 Dales Trail Series 42k Fell/trail Info 42k/26.2m paths, trails, open fell (note course extended since 2015). 10am Semer Water DL8 3DJ. £30 advance entry (online).
25 Sep Redcar Half Marathon Road Info Half marathon chip-timed road. 10am Redcar Leisure Centre, Redcar TS10 5BJ. £21 advance entry (online). Early-booking discounts available.
9 Oct Richmond Castle 10k Road Info 10k road with testing hills. 11am Batts (riverside park area), Richmond DL10 4QL (Market Hall Race HQ). £11.40 advance entry (online).
tbc Oct Shaun Lee Johnstone Memorial Multi-Terrain 10 Multi-terrain Info 10 mile multi-terrain (footpaths, bridleways, road). 11am Brooms Farm, Boroughbridge YO51 9JN. £tbc advance entry (postal).
6 Nov Derwentwater 10 Road Info 10 mile road, round Derwentwater. 12 noon Moot Hall, Keswick CA12 5QB. £12.70 advance entry (online).
11 Dec Simonside Cairns Fell Info 17.7k/11m, 540m/1772' climb (FRA BM). 11am Newcastle House Hotel, Rothbury, Northumberland NE65 7UT. £6 on day.