Cronkley Fell Race

photo credit: Dawn Hosking

Cronkley Fell Race and its High Force variant are regular DFR fixtures. Entries are now open via SI Entries. This year’s race takes place on:

Saturday 9th September 2023, 2pm start.

Start/Finish at Farmhouse Kitchen, Low Way Farm, Middleton-in-Teesdale, DL12 0NJ.

10.5 miles, 1800ft ascent. From the village of Holwick, through Upper Teesdale National Nature Reserve, up to the river Tees, before turning round and retracing your steps back to Holwick.

FRA Members £7. Non members £8.

Entry includes free chip butty at the finish.

Race Map (updated for 2023)

Results – 2022

PositionGender positionAge cat positionNameClubTimeCategory
111Chris AlboroughDurham Fell Runners1:18:20MSEN
222Hamish CarrickDurham Fell Runners1:28:07MSEN
331John DonnekyDerwentside AC1:30:32M40
442Michael LittlewoodElvet Striders1:31:46M40
511Emily Cowper-ColesOswestry Olympians1:31:59WSEN
653Richard VeitchEsk Valley Fell Club1:32:45M40
764Lindsay McEwanElvet Striders1:33:00M40
875Phil TicknerDurham City Harriers & AC1:35:12M40
981Simon MounseyHowgill Harriers1:35:55M50
1096Aaron DobrianskiDurham Fell Runners1:36:29M40
11101Steve EverettDurham City Harriers & AC1:36:54M60
12113Michael SturlaDurham Fell Runners1:37:21MSEN
13124Jon Dixon1:37:43MSEN
14137Ian HutchinsonDerwentside AC1:38:10M40
1522Anna LinfootElvet Striders1:38:57WSEN
16145David Bowes1:40:11MSEN
17158Sean RobinsonHowgill Harriers1:42:14M40
18169Andrew StimsonDurham Fell Runners1:44:47M40
1931Tamsin ImberElvet Striders1:45:04W40
201710Thomas JonesEsk Valley Fell Club1:46:05M40
21182Peter CoulthardAlnwick Harriers1:49:26M50
22193Mark FosterDulwich Runners AC1:51:33M50
232011Bruce Sawyer1:51:42M40
24216Jamie Thompson1:53:32MSEN
25224Dave Falconer1:53:54M50
2642Nina MasonElvet Striders1:54:01W40
272312Robert CrawfordHowgill Harriers1:54:19M40
2853Meghan C McCarthyDurham Fell Runners1:57:04WSEN
2963Emma McCabeElvet Striders2:00:43W40
30245Gary MasonNorthumberland Fell Runners2:05:49M50
3174Rebecca MelvilleDurham Fell Runners2:06:50WSEN
32257Thomas Mitchell2:06:51MSEN
3384Ellen StantschewHowgill Harriers2:10:28W40
34266Shane HarrisBlackhill Bounders2:12:36M50
3595Zoe RobinsonHowgill Harriers2:13:08W40
36277Malcolm SygroveElvet Striders2:15:44M50
372813Neil SandersEast Durham Running Club2:17:22M40
38298Richard MellorPennine Fell Runners2:18:47M50
Graham PearsonDerwentside Valley Trail RunnersdnfM50
Andrew ThompsondnfM50

Photos from 2021

Photos from previous years

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