53rd Fellsman - 25th and 26th April 2015
Friends of the Three Peaks
The Fellsman is Proud to support the Friends Of The Three Peaks. We want to ensure that the landscape that we all love and that makes the Fellsman the Fellsman is there in years to come for future generations to enjoy. To make sure this is the case, a small … Continue reading
RunFurther 2015 Race series
We are very pleased to announce that we have been asked to be part of the 2015 race calendar. Details of the full race calendar can be found in the next edition of Trail Running magazine. We are also pleased that we will be continuing our links with the Ultra … Continue reading
We have a cunning plan…
As I type, the committee are in the throes of planning the 53rd Fellsman, which will take place on 25th/26th April 2015… For those of you keen to give your cheque book it’s annual airing – Wait!! This year we are planning on the majority of entries being online following … Continue reading
The committee (who are, as this is being written, sat discussing this year’s event at the annual Debrief) would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every person who took part in the 2014 event. Checkpoint staff, catering staff, medical staff, van drivers, scouts, and not least of … Continue reading
The Fellsman is a high level traverse covering more than 60 miles over very hard rugged moorland. The event climbs over 11,000 feet in its path from Ingleton to Threshfield in the Yorkshire Dales.
Most of the route is over privately owned land, the use of which is secured by the organisers for the weekend only. This being the case, the route does not follow well defined footpaths, so the entrants’ navigational skills with a map and compass are tested as well as their physical fitness. Because of this, only fit and experienced walkers or runners should enter.