Fell Race Championship

The Inter Club Fell Championship is a series of four fell races (two mid-week and two on a weekend) held during the summer.

The Road Grand Prix and Fell Championship have a significant difference, namely that the Road Grand Prix is held on closed organized races, while the Fell Championship is held as part of pre-existing open races organized by outside authorities and are run under the FRA or BOFRA rules. These races are not free you must pay your own entry fee. Club kit should be worn.

Races 2019

Date Venue Distance Ascent Category
6 April 2019 Pendle Fell Race
6 June 2019 Henderson End Rivington
22 June 2019 Clougha Pike Fell Race
31 July 2019 Lee Mill Rossendale

For all Fell Races, full waterproof kit with taped seams and hood must be carried otherwise runners might not be allowed to race. Please check for exact details before going to a race and ensure all requirement specified by the organisers are carried or worn.

Categories

There are five team categories, as well as overall individual awards in Male & Female and Vet 40, 50, 60 age groups. No Female Vet 35 in fell running, both Male & Female Vet categories start 40.

Open
First 5 to count, any age, any sex
Ladies
First 3 to count
Vets
First 4 over 40 to count, either sex
Vet 50
First 3 over 50 to count, either sex
Vet 60
First 2 over 60 to count, either sex

Results

1st team 7 points, 2nd team 6 points… 7th team 1 point.

Incomplete teams will still score and will be ordered on the number of finishing runners. Should multiple clubs have the same number of finishers, normal scoring rules apply.

If there are no finishers for a club, they will score 0 points.

Individual Winners

Lowest total positions from 3 of the 4 races win individual trophies overall and in each age group.

Prizes are awarded for the first 3 males and females, and 1 in each veteran category. Each runner can only win 1 prize.

These are awarded at the buffet after the first event of the following seasons Road Grand Prix.

For more information please visit…http://interclub.azurewebsites.net/competitions/fell

2018 Fell Results

Date Venue Distance Ascent Category
8 May 2018 7.15pm Mearley Clough 3.5 miles 380m/1247ft AS Results
28 May 2018 1pm Austwick Amble 8.1 miles 365m/1197ft BM Results
17 June 2018 10.30am Settle Hills 7 miles 400m/1312ft BM Results
5 July 2018 7.15pm Don Ashton Memorial Tockholes 5.8 miles 335m/1099ft BS Results

2017 Fell Race Results – Final

Archived Inter Club Fell Race Results 2010-2017

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