Fund Raiser: Tinsel Torch Run
Sunday 22nd December 2019  |  3.00pm - 6.00pm  |  Skipton

A fund raising event for Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association (UWFRA).

A low key, short distance head torch fell run. Hopefully a raffle too if anyone would like to donate prizes.

The course will be marked with reflective canes and one or two marshals on route. The run will not be timed but we will give prizes to the first 3 male and female runners to finish and the best fancy dress (fancy dress is optional but we think at least a Santa hat should be worn....?) Entry fee is £5, all proceeds go to UWFRA.

Registration 1 Moorview Way, Skipton BD23 2JW. 15:30-16:15. Bring full FRA kit. over 18's only unless under 18s running with an adult.

The course is under 3 miles, anti clock wise loop to the trig point on Skipton moor.  Come and have a run out with your friends followed by a few X-mas drinks.  Its for a great cause.

Entry on the day.

Please contact Mel for more info

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Navigation and Remote Running Skills
Next Date: TBC

Due North Events are teaming up with NAV4 Adventure to present a weekend of Navigation Skills and essential fell/trail running skills.

The weekend is suitable for anyone wanting to to get to grips with the skills of fell running and remote trails. The programme has a large dose of 'navigation' wrapped up in all manner of things 'Off-road running'. We'll talk about clothing, shoes, safety, training and nutrition, along with having some fun learning and laughter. It will also equip you for your own adventures into wild terrain.

The NAV4 Adventure tutor team have a vast range of race experience, are highly skilled professional facilitators and coaches. We've been running courses for many years to a wide range of clients. Headed up by Joe Faulkner, you can be assured of a fun, informative and enjoyable weekend.

NAV4 prides itself on quality teaching and all tutor led sessions are delivered on a 4:1 ratio to ensure good learning. The weekend is suitable for all; your fitness, running speed and ambition is unlimited. Indoor sessions are relaxed and informal; we are open to questions and discussion. Come with an open mind, your own questions and a sense of humour.

Mel and the team at Due North Events will arrange the weekend so that all you have to do is turn up with your running gear and have fun whilst learning. The Due North team know Kettlewell and the surrounding areas like the backs of our hands.....especially the Bluebell Inn, so we can provide local knowledge and hopefully answer any questions you may have.

You can book this weekend in conjunction with the Fell & Trail training weekend with Nicky Spinks and Ben Mounsey to receive a 10% discount.

Everything is included...

Saturday Breakfast, Lunch, as much tea/coffee as you can drink as well as some cakes/treats. Saturday 2 course evening meal.

Sunday, Breakfast and packed lunch, Tea/Coffee.


Cost £185

Kettlewell Hostel is an excellent venue and ideal location for this weekend. We are looking forward to coming to The Dales...

Contact Mel for further information, call 07904 355848 or email