Thursday, 8 October 2009

W/e 'local' fell running, 10/11 October ...

Sat 10 Oct * XC * The Telford venue for the cross country has been changed from Lilleshall to Oldbury Wells School, Bridgnorth WV16 5JD.
Sat 10 Oct, Langdale Horseshoe, Lake District.
Sun 11 Oct, Breidden Hills, Shropshire Fell Running

Always bring: bumbag, map, compass, whistle, wind/waterproof top & trousers, hat & gloves, suncream ... E&OE, please make your own checks before travelling.

* Snowdonia Marathon * Saturday 24th October.
Jayne has an urgent need for marshals, Particularly for the last section from Bwlch y Groes down to Llanberis (the exciting bit !). She is also looking for volunteer(s) to cycle in front of the race all the way round (easier than you might think). If you can help, please contact Jayne Lloyd on 01286-677785 or

For anyone attempting the 14/15 Peaks ... Carnedd Uchaf may become Carnedd Gwenllian ... ->

For the latest local running news, check this Eryri 'blog' site and WFRA

Advance notices:
Sat 17 Oct, *New Race* ‘Ceiriog Canter’ Fell Race, AS 5 miles/1200 feet. Start: 11am, Canolfan Ceiriog Centre, Glyn Ceiriog. LL20 7HE. Postal Entries - £4, EOD. Prizes. Details from Joe 01691 718200
Sun 1 Nov, Clwydian Hills, 9m/3100ft, 11am Cilcain Village Hall SJ 177 653, New course, over 18, £5. Peter Taylor 07711 390 624.
Sat 7 Nov, Rhobell Fawr, 6m/1900ft, 12 noon, £4, Llanfachreth SH 756 225, Coed y Brenin. Tony Hodgson 07789 915 488.
Sat 14 Nov, Penmaenawr Fell Race 11m/1500ft Sat 10:30 am £5 * Pre entry only* at Race details
Sun 22 Nov, Wrekin Wrecker, details

The next WFRA Navigation Course will be on Sunday 15th November in Llanberis, see WFRA site (above).

Cross-Country 2009/10: Oct 10 Bridgnorth, Nov 21 Bangor, Jan 16 Wrexham, Feb 6 Oswestry. North Wales Champs, Jan 9th.

Eryri Harriers annual club membership runs from the end of March. If you would like to join, re-join or renew, please contact

Weekend weather
Saturday: A dry and bright start with some sunshine and only an isolated shower but becoming cloudier late in the afternoon, perhaps with some more general rain by dusk.
Sunday: Rain and periods of hill fog at first, soon clearing, then dry with sunny spells. Moderate or fresh northwesterly winds.

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