Mountain & Fell Running Event list

2011 BRITISH CHAMPIONSHIPSBRITISH CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the UK Athletics Mountain Running Advisory Group).An individual and team Championship with ranking in all categories calculated on scores in up to three races from four. If three races are used they must include one race at each distance.


The four races are as follows:
Long Category
Sat. 9th April           Mourne Peaks             Venue: Newcastle (GR 308301), N.Ireland.
Sun.21st Aug.          Sedbergh                    Venue: Sedbergh, Cumbria.


Medium Category
Sat. 9th July             Y Aran                        Venue: Llanuwchllyn (GR SH880297), N. Wales.

Short Category
Sat. 10th Sept.         Devil’s Beeftub          Venue: Moffat (GR NT073125), S. Scotland.UKA BRITISH RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the UK Athletics Mountain Running Advisory Group).
Sat. 15th Oct.           Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales

BRITISH AND IRISH JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Saturday 25th Sept   Llanberis, Gwynedd. Wales.

MCCAIN UK MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHALLENGE (Organised by the UK Athletics Mountain Running Advisory Group).
Ranking calculated on scores in up to two races from three.
Sat. 28th May          Intercounties Race                                  Venue: Southern Scotland.
Sun. 12th June         European Championship Trial                Venue: Keswick, Cumbria.
Sun. 14th Aug.         World Championship Trial                     Venue: to be confirmed.

UK MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIP (Organised by the UK Athletics Mountain Running Advisory Group).
Sun. 12th Jun           With Trial for the European Champs.     Venue: Keswick, Cumbria.

2011 ENGLISH CHAMPIONSHIPSENGLISH CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Fell Runners Association)
An individual and team Championship with ranking in all categories except U23 and the oldest veteran categories calculated on scores in up to four races from six. If four races are used they must include one race at each distance. For the other categories ranking is calculated from scores in up to three races from the Short and Medium distances.The six races are as follows:-
Long Category
Sat. 4th June           Duddon                                 Venue: Seathwaite (GR 227960), Cumbria.
Sun.21st Aug.         Sedbergh                               Venue: Sedbergh, Cumbria.
Medium Category
Sun. 6th March       Long Mynd Valleys              Venue: Church Stretton (GR 455944), Shropshire.
Sun. 26th June        Loughrigg & Silverhowe      Venue: Ambleside (GR 387044), Cumbria.Short Category
Sat. 14th May         Mearley Clough                    Venue: Worston, (GR 767428), Lancashire.
Sat. 30th July          Whittle Pike                          Venue: Rossendale, (GR 837212), Lancashire.

ENGLISH JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Fell Runners Association)
Under 12 (over 10), under14, under 16 and under 18 categories for boys and girls.
Up to the best 4 results from 6 races count towards the final positionsThe six races are as follows:
Sat. 2nd April         Pendle                                   Venue: Barley (GR 823403), Lancashire.
Mon. 2nd May        Coiners                                  Venue: Mytholmroyd (GR 004258), W. Yorkshire.
Sat. 18th June         Clougha Pike, Lancashire     Venue: Quernmore (GR SD520591), Lancashire.
Sun. 26th June        Arnison Dash                        Venue: Patterdale (GR 391161) Cumbria.
Sat. 16th July          Sedbergh (uphill only)          Venue: Sedbergh, Cumbria.         
Sun. 25th Sept.       Viking Chase                        Venue: Nr Carlton (GR NZ524030), Cleveland.

ENGLISH SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Fell Runners Association)
Sun. 2nd Oct.           Venue: West Yorkshire.

OTHER 2011 CHAMPIONSHIPS

INTER-COUNTIES CHAMPIONSHIP

Sat. 28th May.         Venue: Southern Scotland (tbc).NORTHERN IRELAND CHAMPIONSHIP (Organised by the Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association)A six race championship, with the best four races to count, with at least one race to be completed at each distance.The six races are as follows:-Long Category
Sat. 9th April          Mourne Peaks              Venue: Newcastle (GR 308301).
Sat. 6th Aug.           Seven Sevens               Venue: Newcastle (GR 374306).
Medium Category
Sun. 19th June        Flagstaff                      Venue: Flagstaff (GR 113191).
Sat. 27th Aug.         Donard- Commedagh Venue: Donard (GR 374305).
Short Category
Sat. 7th May tbc     Slieve Gallion              Venue: Inniscarn (GR 833907).

SCOTTISH ATHLETICS HILL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Scottish Athletics Hill Running Commission)Senior Championships
Sat. 25th June          Eildon Hills                Venue: Melrose.
Junior Championships:
Sat. 7th May            Ben Lomond              Venue: Rowardennan, Loch Lomond.

SCOTTISH HILL RUNNERS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by Scottish Hill Runners)
The Championship will consist of six races. Four races out of six to count, which must include one race at each distance (long, medium and short).The six races are as follows:-
Long Category
Sat. 21st May           Slioch                          Venue: Kinlochewe.
Sat. 30th July           Ben Rinnes                 Venue: Dufftown (GR 322402).
Medium Category
Sun. 5th June           Yetholm                      Venue: Kirk Yetholm (GR NT840277).
Sat. 1st Oct. tbc       Ben Venue                  Venue: Trossachs.
Short Category
Sat. 26th March       Birnam                        Venue: Birnam, Dunkeld.
Sat. 25th June          Eildon Hills                Venue: Melrose.

WELSH MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Welsh Mountain Running Committee of Welsh Athletics)
The best three from four races to count.Long Category
Sat. 11th June          Foel Fras                     Venue: Abergwyngregyn, Gwynedd.
Medium Category
Sat. 9th July             Yr Aran                      Venue: Llanuwchllyn, nr Bala (GR SH880297).
Sat. 3rd Sept.           Half Peris                    Venue: Llanberis, Gwynedd.
Short Category
Sat. 25th June          Coity                           Venue: Garn-y-Erw, nr Blaenavon (GR 229100).

WFRA OPEN WELSH CHAMPIONSHIPS (Organised by the Welsh Fell Runners Association)
A competitor’s best results from up to 4 of the 6 races will be counted in the Championship. If 4 races are used this must include one race at each distance.Long Category
Sat. 2nd April          Llanbedr Blaenafon    Venue: Llanbedr (GR 240203).
Sat. 4th June            Welsh 1000m Peaks   Venue: Abergwyngregyn (GR SH653727).
Medium Category
Sat. 9th July             Yr Aran                      Venue: Llanuwchllyn, nr Bala (GR SH880297).
Sun. 9th Oct.            Breidden Hills            Venue: Criggion (GR 296149).
Short Category
Sat. 7th May            Llangynhafal              Venue: Llangynhafal (GR 129633).
Sat. 27th Aug.          Ras Beca Venue: Crymych, Pembrokeshire.

INTERNATIONAL EVENTS IN UK
Sat.23rd July           Snowdon Race                        Venue: Llanberis (GR SH582599), Gwynedd. 

23rd – 25th Sept.    Commonwealth                       Venue: North Wales.
Mountain Running Champs.
Contacts, if required, are as follows:

  1. British & English Championships
    Jonathan Broxap.  Tel: 01539 721603  Email: jon.brox@btinternet.com
  2. English Junior Championship
    Emma Clayton. Tel: 07842 753655  Email: emmaclayton200@hotmail.com
  3. English Schools Championship To be confirmed.
  4. Inter-Counties Championship
    Alan Barlow.  Tel: 0161 483 9330  Email: runalan55@hotmail.com
  5. NIMRA Championship
    Ian Taylor.  Tel: 028 9028 0790  Email: ir.taylor@ntlworld.com
  6. Scottish Athletics Hill Running Championships
    Hugh Buchanan. Tel: 01786 473776  Email: hugh.buchanan@iname.com
  7. Scottish Hill Runners Championships
    Ronnie Gallagher. Tel: 0131 661 5484  Email: ronnie_gallagher@yahoo.co.uk
  8. Welsh Mountain Running Championships
    Arwel Lewis.  Tel:01248 671202   Email: eos418@bangor.ac.uk
  9. WFRA Open Welsh Championships
    Ross Powell. Tel: 01286 881491  Email: ross@wfra.org.uk
  10. McCain UK Mountain Running Challenge & UK Mountain Running Championship Sarah Rowell. Tel: 01535 644975 Email: saz@srowell.demon.co.uk
  11. International Snowdon Race
    Phil Jones. Tel: 07833 194296  Email: entries@snowdonrace.com

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