Club Handicap – May 2022

Maiden Castle, Wednesday, May 11, 2022

4.8 miles

The Handicap made a welcome return to the Striders’ summer calendar. Sixty runners completed the two-lap course around Houghall Woods, as well as several who completed one lap, and a handful who ran “non-competitively”. Well done to all who took part. Many thanks to all who organised, timed, recorded results, marshalled, supported and took photographs. … Continue reading Club Handicap – May 2022

Carrock Fell Race 2022

Calebreck, Lake District, Sunday, March 13, 2022

AS / 5.6 miles / 1640 ft

David James

After running a number of parkruns and slowly improving my times this year, this led me to attempt a couple of cross country runs, Durham and Alnwick, both of which, although tough, I enjoyed and so I felt that a new challenge was needed. My friend Stan White had suggested a day out to see … Continue reading Carrock Fell Race 2022

Montane Spine Race 2022

Sunday, January 9, 2022

268 miles

Elaine Bisson

The Montane Spine Race is a 268 mile non-stop race following the Pennine Way from Edale to Kirk Yetholm in midwinter. It is regarded as one of the world’s toughest endurance races. This year is its 10th anniversary and the starting line up is impressive. An epic challenge, a veritable monster that scares me silly … Continue reading Montane Spine Race 2022