Parking for Kirkby Gala

Runners who are camping are welcome to park their car on the gala field, next to their tent or where they intend to camp.  Anyone that is not intending to camp is requested to use the field behind the shop, Continue...

Information for Alva Games and Ambleside Sports

Both Alva Games and Ambleside Sports offer a full programme of sports events alongside the fell races, including track events and cycling so those attending may wish to consider entering some of these events also.  There is some serious prize Continue...

Membership on Day at Hawkswick

It is currently  unlikely that the Membership secretary will be present at Hawkswick to process Membership Forms.  Should anyone arrive with a Membership Form or wish to join on the day, they must hand in their form and pay for Continue...

Killington Results – 2022

Results from the fell races at Killington Sports are now available. Results Continue...

Parking for Coniston Gullies

Parking for Coniston Gullies race will not be at the school this year due to a big caravan convention taking over the whole field. We have arranged for the next field down to use. So turn into Lake Road, go Continue...

Killington Sports – Earlier Start Time

Please note that due to it being over the Bank Holiday weekend and as part of the Jublee celebrations that a beacon is being lit at Killington Sports at 9.45 in the evening. Consequently the sports events are starting an Continue...

BOFRA Hoodies

BOFRA Hoodies are now available to order from Yorkshire Runner via the link below or following the BOFRA Shop link on the left hand menu. BOFRA Shop Continue...

Provisional BOFRA Calendar 2022

Provisional dates for next years BOFRA calendar are now available. We are still waiting confirmation of some show dates but hopefully everything should be more or less back to normal.  The final set of Championship races will be agreed when Continue...

Perpetual Championship Trophies

If any one still has a Perpetual Championship trophy from the 2019 season presentation could you please arrange to return it to Paul Crabtree as soon as possible so that it can be engraved with this years winners. Continue...

Information for Wasdale Fell Race

Although there is no show this year there is still a Shepherds Meet and Hound Trails in addition to the fell race. There may be a small charge or donation requested at the entrance. Fell runners can normally get access Continue...

Malham Charity Relays 2021 – cancelled

Unfortunately due to clashes with many other events and a congested calendar due to events earlier in the year being re-scheduled we have now decided to cancel the Malham Charity relays for this year. Hopefully we will be able to Continue...

New link for Race Pre-Registration

All of the current BOFRA races available for Pre-Registration, along with races available in the future can now be accessed via a single link near the top left of the BOFRA website homepage. Or you can click this link: Race Continue...

Updated Championship Race List

Following the cancellation of Reeth and Muker Shows we have now added Hebden Sports and Bradley Gala to our Championship races for 2021. See the amended race list. Updated Race List   Continue...

‘Lung busting rawness’ of fell running on show at Dales Countryside Museum

Photos capturing the ‘lung-busting rawness’ of felling running, rare memorabilia from this most traditional of northern sports, and – for the first time ever – the men’s and women’s Three Peaks Race trophies, are all going on display at the Continue...

Reeth Show 2021 cancelled

Unfortunately we received news this week that Reeth Show has now been cancelled as they were concerned with the risks of running such a show in a Covid safe way. We will advise in due course what this means for Continue...

Updated Route for Farleton Knott

Due to concerns from Natural England about erosion to the screes ,the seniors and U17 course for Farleton Knott has now been modified. The new route goes up a path to the front left of the fell across the top Continue...

Fell Running Exhibition Launches

As fell running gears up for a summer come back, the brand new Run the Dales photographic and memorabilia exhibition is all set to celebrate this beloved and traditional Dales’ sport in a very special way. Following its recent launch, Continue...

Sponsorship of Hi-Vis vests

We are very grateful to the following people and companies for sponsoring our Hi-Ves marshalls vests for this season. Due to the Co-Vid restrictions any marshalls that volunteer,  need to keep their own vest for the season. Simon and Kirstin Continue...

SMN Trees, Sponsors Hand Sanitiser

We are very grateful to Steve Nicholls of SMN Tree and Landscape Management for sponsoring us with the provision of Hand Sanitiser for use at BOFRA races during the 2021 season. www.smntrees.co.uk Continue...

BOFRA AGM 2021

The BOFRA AGM took place via Zoom on Wednesday 10th March. We are hoping to run as many races as possible, however some early races are looking unlikely,  more information will be available as we confirm with landowners. In the Continue...