The end of Summer and the beginning of Autumn for me, happens about 5 o’clock on the Saturday of the Hayfield sheep dog trials. Winter officially starts on the morning of the Famous Grouse fell race. Continue reading
Some more photos, from this years drafty Kinder Downfall
Well that was fun wasn’t it? This Downfall race is one many people won’t forget in a hurry. As I was running up to my photo position I met two walkers coming down the hill shaking their heads saying it was far too windy on the plateau to go walking. Mind you the Downfall looked magnificent from White Brow with the water shooting into the air, apparently it was like running through a car wash.
It was good to see Paul back on the hills again, well done. I’ve not seen the results yet but Christoper and Adam were keeping well in touch with the Dark Peak leader.
Here is the link to my pictures, sorry if I missed anyone but trying to stay upright and take photos involves multi tasking. Cheers Mark.
It was very nice to see so many Pennine runners at the 2012 Cracken Edge Fell Race. And it was good to see how many of the prizes, including team prizes, went to Pennine runners. Well, after all, it is our home turf – well done, everybody! Continue reading
The Kinder trog.Sixteen miles and three and a half thousand feet of ascent.It has been described as the Hayfield skyline,not as high profile as the Edale version over the hill but still a good test of strength and stamina. Continue reading
Hi all, heres a few photos that my daughter, Jemma, took today.
Lamb’s Longer Leg Video 2012, which features many of you folks.
Please watch at 720p.
Here is the report on the Hayfield Championship, which appears on the back page of this weeks Glossop Chronicle:
PENNINE Fell Runners celebrated double delight at Lantern Pike Fell Race when two of their runners were crowned joint Hayfield Champions. Continue reading
I’ve spoken to my boss and I’m not allowed to post my full report until the Glossop Chronicle hits the shelves on Thursday!
However, here’s a quote from joint champion, Steve ‘Ninja’ Knowles:“A Pennine triumph! Wardy is joint first with me I’m chuffed to bits. Continue reading