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2018 Prizegiving/AGM

Here’s Karen’s brief report on the Prizegiving & AGM. I haven’t got the AGM minutes yet, but I’ll post them when I’ve got them. Karen took photos, and of course Nick did too. I’ve included all the photos Karen sent me here: Nick’s are up on his Flickr site as usual – check them out […]

Website updated for 2019

I’ve updated the website for 2019 – let me know (Andy) if you spot any problems. If & when I get any information or photos about the 2018 prizegiving/AGM I’ll post those as well. Some of the 2019 races are already open for entries, and at least one is filling up quickly. So, the sooner […]

Runfurther 2019 races

The 2019 Runfurther race were announced at the prizegiving/AGM. And here they are, on the website as well:

Sat 9 March: Haworth Hobble. 32 miles (Short), South Pennines Sat 30 March: Lakes Mountain 42. 42 miles (Medium), Lake District Sat 13 April: Calderdale Hike. 37 miles (Medium), South Pennines Sat 27 April: The Fellsman. 61 […]

Runfurther AGM and Prize Giving -URGENT UPDATE

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE UNFORTUNATELY BEEN LET DOWN BY THE SHADY OAK & THE AGM/PRIZEGIVING WILL NOW TAKE PLACE AT THE WHITE HALL OUTDOOR CENTRE, I.E. THE VENUE OF THE EARLIER MINI-MARATHON EVENT.

I’ll also post details of the 2019 races after I get back from holiday.

Sunday 4th Nov WHITE HALL OUTDOOR CENTRE […]

Round Rotherham 2018, & who are the Runfurther 2018 champions. Updated 31 Oct.

The race

155 runners and walkers completed the 50 miles round Rotherham on Saturday, in what was the last of the Runfurther 2018 races. Congratulations to everyone who took part, and to all the Runfurther 2018 runners.

First home was local runner Ben Hague in the astonishing time of 6:00:52, taking nearly 17 minutes off […]

Hardmoors 60 2018 – updated 19 September

The race

I hope everyone had a good time at the seaside. There were 189 finishers in the race, with 17 DNFs. Ken Sutor made sure of his 2018 Runfurther win by winning the race in 9:20:12, with Rory Harris second in 9:33:40, and Robert Barnes third in 9:50:51. First woman home was Claire Howard […]

Grand Tour of Skiddaw 2018

The preamble

Apologies for the delay in posting these results. While you were running the Grand Tour of Skiddaw I was walking the Across Wales Walk, which is about the same distance, 45 miles from the Welsh/English border near Clun in Shropshire to the coast near Aberystwyth. The next day I drove up to […]

Skiddaw results up Friday 7th I hope!

Just a quick post to apologise in advance as there’ll be a delay before I can post anything about the Grand Tour of Skiddaw (Saturday 1 September). I’ll be walking 45 miles across Wales on Saturday then heading straight up to the Highlands to do some walking guidebook work & won’t be home until Thursday […]

Long Tour of Bradwell 2018 – updated 21 August

Nick Ham, as if you didn’t already know

The race results are here. Stuart Walker won in 5:08:30, Rory Harris was 2nd in 5:18:46, Stephen Shanks was 3rd in 5:29:11. First woman was Abigail Hathway in 6:51:12, 2nd was Amanda Seims in 6:54:06, and 3rd Amanda Heading in 7:17:40. The Runfurther leaderboard has been […]

Pennine 39 2018

It was another hot one! A great little race, this one. Last year’s Runfurther champions, Ken Sutor and Karen Nash, were first man and first woman to finish, doing their prospects of another championship this year no harm at all. Ken’s time was 5:23:44, with Rory Harris 5 minutes behind him in 5:28:41. I […]