There was a great turnout from Swaledale at the High Cup Nick Fell race on 24th February. This race is the first in the clubs Fell running championship. The quality of runners was extremely high, with a who’s who of current fell running greats. The race was won by Sam Stead from Keswick AC in a time of 1.02.02. The Ladies did brilliantly once again to take the Ladies team prize. Results: Tim Grimwood:1.14.18 - 41st out of 419 runners, Nick Downing: 1.17.40 – 72nd, Sarah Hackett:1.28.56 – 167th (2nd in Age Category), Mike Keavney: 1.31.20 – 191st, Rebecca Simpson: 1.31.22 – 192nd, Rich Gale: 1.33.18 – 205th, Jim Coldwell:1.34.47 – 218th, Caroline Graham: 1.36.36 – 232nd, Robbie Kelly: 1.37.55 – 244th, Rebecca Barnett: 1.44.02 – 289th, Lucy Riley: 1.47.17 – 316th, James Taylor: 1.49.04 – 329th.
The following day Snake Lane 10 mile took place at Pocklington. Chris Sayer – 1.37.34, Andy Broadley – 1.40.32.