Summer Race – Wednesday 28 June 2017

The popular summer programme of races for both adults and juniors will once again take place during Hope Wakes Week.

Adult Race

Summit Win Hill in this 9.5 km / 5.9 mile race with 451 metres of ascent.

Rated a BS race by FRA rulesthe route is off road, crossing meadows, a little bit of tarmac, rough hill paths, forest and open moorland.  It summits Win Hill, a total ascent of 451 meters (1483 ft) providing spectacular views across the Hope Valley.  The course is marshaled and partly marked and, as always safety support is provided by Edale Mountain Rescue and St John’s Ambulance.

  • Race starts: 7.30pm
  • Registrations open at 6pm on the day.
  • £5 Entry Fee. Download our entry form or complete one on the day.
  • Entrants must be over 16 years of age (U18’s require parental consent).
  • Hope Fell Race is registered with the Fell Runners Association and adheres to the FRA guidelines.
  • Part of the Accelerate Gritstone Series; this race counts as one of your 4 ‘short’ races for those taking part.

Junior Races

We have revamped our junior programme to offer age-related races that both challenge and inspire those starting out in fell running.

Under 8
Under 10
Under 16

  • Races start: from 6.30pm
  • Registrations open at 6pm on the day.
  • Entry Fees: U8 £1, U10/U16 £2.
  • Entrants must be over 6 years of age due to insurance and require a parental consent form to be completed.
  • Both the U10 and U16 races are part of the Accelerate Gritty Series

Accelerate Gritstone Series

Winter Race – Sunday 5 March 2017

A BIG thank you to everybody that marshaled the Hope Winter Fell Race.  Conditions were blizzard-like in parts and your help and support was greatly appreciated by many of the runners.  Thank you also to those that participated in such drab weather; we hope that you all enjoyed the winter elements that we arranged for the day!

All of the results are now live on the results page.

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