Category Archives: Lake District

Trail Running or Fell Running?

Trail running or fell running, what’s the difference? When I tell people that I’m a fell runner I’m often asked what the difference is between fell running and trail running.  What is a fell? Are trail runs and fell runs … Continue reading

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Testing Conditions on Helvellyn

The Helvellyn Triathlon run route is tough at the best of times. Add strong winds, low cloud, heavy rain, sleet and patches of lying snow and you’re in for a real challenge. Mark and Scott were booked on to the … Continue reading

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Lake District fell running

I do most of my running in the Peak District but I also get to other lovely areas of the country.  I was recently in the Lake District preparing for a race and enjoyed a fine day in the hills … Continue reading

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Supporting Mike’s Bob Graham

When club mate, Mike asked for runners to support him on his Bob Graham attempt (approximately 70 miles, 42 Lake District Peaks, over 28,000 ft of climb all in less than 24 hours!) I was happy to help.He was particularly looking … Continue reading

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