Junior Championships

The Junior Championships comprises of 12 races throughout the year handpicked by the Junior Coordinator. The emphasis is on participation, not performance, so a prize is awarded to everyone who completes 7 or more of the races.

Check back for more races once their dates have been released.

On the right is a table with the championship races and dates which you could print off to mark when you have completed a race.

Junior Champs

March 2017

Sun 12

Helm Hill

12pm on 12 March at Helm Hill, Oxenholme

Part of the Kendal Winter League Series. Minimum age 8. Race for U13/U15/U17. £1 entry on the day.

April 2017

Wed 19

Todd Crag

06pm on 19 April at Rothay Park, Ambleside, LA22 9DG

Minimum age of 6. Races for U9/U13/U15. Registration opens at 5pm in the Parish Centre. Prize giving 7pm when senior Loughrigg race has started.

May 2017

Sat 27

Hutton Roof

01:15pm on 27 May at Hutton Roof Village Hall, nr Kirkby Lonsdale

£3 entry on the day. Minimum age of 6, races for U8/U10/U12/U14/U16/U18.

July 2017

Thu 06

Hoad Fell

07pm on 06 July at Ford Park

New race this year to replace Flan Fell.

Thu 27

Ambleside Sports

12pm on 27 July at Rydal Park, Nr Ambleside

Junior guides race for U12/U14/U17. Track races for U17 and children's races for 4-13 year olds.

August 2017

Wed 09

Ulverston 10k

06:30pm on 09 August at GSK Sports Club, GSK Sports Club, North Lonsdale Rd, Ulverston LA12 9DR

1 mile fun run or over 15s can run the 10k.

Sat 26

Broughton Show

03:30pm on 26 August at Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria

Races for U8/U12/U14.

Mon 28

Bootle Show

01:40pm on 28 August at Black Combe Country Fair Show, Bootle, LA19 5TL

Junior BS race, minimum age 14, 6.7km, 180m climb.

September 2017

Sat 23


01pm on 23 September at Orton Primary School, Orton, Penrith, CA10 3RG

Races for U8/U10/U12/U14/U16.

November 2017

Sun 19

Arnside Knott

11:15am on 19 November at Hollins Farm, Far Arnside, Cumbria, LA5 0SL

Races for U8/U10/U12/U14/U16.

FRA Junior Champs

The FRA Junior Championships comprises of 6 races, if you are a member of the FRA then you can win a jumper for completing all 6 races or a t-shirt for completing 4.

March 2017

Sat 25

Cock Howe

02pm on 25 March at Chop Gate, South end of village, Cleveland, TS9 7JN

U9 (aged 6 and over) 1km, U11/U13 2km, U15/U17/U19 4km/243m. £3 entry on the day.

April 2017

Sat 01

West Nab

12:30pm on 01 April at Laithe Farm, Hebble Lane, Meltham HD9 4NA

U9 (over 6)/U11/U13/U15/U17/U19. £2 entry on the day.

Sat 22

Anniversary Wa!

11:30am on 22 April at Stair

U9(over 6)/U11/U13/U15/U17/U19 races.

May 2017

Mon 01


10:30am on 01 May at Mytholmroyd Community Centre, Mytholmroyd, near Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 5DY

U9 – 0.9km/62m ascent U11 – 1.7 km/125m ascent U13 – 2.3km/152m ascent U15 – 3.7km/187m ascent U17 & U19 – 5.3km/231m ascent Entries on the day – £1.50 for U8, £2.00 for other age groups.

Sun 14

Great Whernside Uphill

12pm on 14 May at Scabbate Gate, Kettlewell, Nr BD23 5RH

£2 entry on the day.

June 2017

Sat 10

Rossendale 50th Anniversary

12pm on 10 June at Cowpe Institute, Waterfoot, Rossendale

U9-U19. £2 entry on the day.