Bob Graham Round Blog 8

This is my final blog post before my round on Friday.
In my first blog I outlined the 4 main concerns I had so now seems like a good time to revisit them:

Conditions on the day

Still a concern, but during my training I’ve ran in gale force winds, torrential rain and horizontal snow/sleet, mist, knee


Saltwell Harriers Fell Race 2017

This will take place at 7:30 on Tuesday 4th July 2017.
The race is 5.6 miles with 984ft of ascent. £5 entry on the night
See for details on FRA website

Iains Bob Graham Report

Bob Graham Round account – 26/27 May 2017



It is the Tuesday after I ran up the steps and touched the door of Keswick Moot Hall at 23:19 on Saturday 27 May 2017 to complete a Bob Graham Round and I don’t think I have stopped smiling since.
For those that are not familiar the Bob


Bob Graham Round Blog 7

It seems fitting to base this blog post on Iain’s successful round on 27th/28th May.
I drove over to the Lakes on the Friday afternoon and arrived at Denton House where we were all staying at around 7-30pm. We walked to Weatherspoon’s to have some food and met Bob who had left his car at


Blaydon Race 2017

Congratulations to all 97 hoops who completed the Blaydon Race yesterday in glorious conditions. Big shout out to Abraham for his 3rd place in 28:05.

Full results here

Ronnie Walker

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I write to let you know that our Life President, Mr Ronnie Walker, passed away on Thursday.
Ronnie was 95 and as many of you would have known had failing health in recent years.  He died peacefully at home, in his sleep, surrounded by his


Borrowdale Fell Race

Borrowdale Fell Race entry is now open. It is an iconic race in the lake district which takes in Scafell Pike and Great Gable.
The race is on 5th August and is one of the long races in the fell series – entries can be made by following the link below.

Borrowdale Fell Race 2017


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