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Cautley KWL March 18th  ****CANCELLED**** see Cautley KWL Race page 



3 x free evening informal races, Invite from Ambleside AC

Ambleside AC are organising the FRA (UKA) British Relay in October this year from Grasmere. 

We are running an informal 'race' round each of legs 1,2 and 4 in March, April and May this year. We would like to invite runners from your club to join us to help us troubleshoot.

Leg 4 of the relay is the first one up, on the evening of Tuesday 27th March, setting off from the fields south of the Travellers Rest pub on the A591. This leg will be fully flagged and suitable for 16 year olds and above at the relay in October and at the informal 'race' on March 27th. It will start at 6.45pm.

The dates for the other 2 leg 'races' are:

Leg 1 - Seat Sandal (45/50 mins) - Tuesday 24th April 6.45pm
Leg 2 - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Cofa - Grisedale Tarn (70 mins) - Tuesday 22nd May 6.45pm 

Junior and Senior club championship races

 Kendal Winter League Online registration is now closed but you can now download an entry on the day form here.

KWL Fixture list



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Juniors' News

Cautley KWL March 18th ****CANCELLED  *** * see Cautley KWL Race page 


Cunswick Scar Kendal Winter League race 4 Mar; In the first race of the day, U13 twins Oliver Smith and Sarah Smith achieved 1st place in the boys and girls category respectively. Elise Tallon followed Sarah in for second place. A strong turn out of Helm Hill boys represented the club well in the U15s race, and the U15s girls achieved second, fourth and fifth placings. Another large contingent of boys and girls in the U17 race (Helm made up practically half the field) ran well before the Senior race began, incorporating the U21s category in which Jacob Aubrey finished second, and fifth overall, with Imogen Burrow achieving first U21 lady. 

Sedbergh Kendal Winter League race 25 Feb ... beautiful sunshine and great to see so many of our young juniors doing the first races of their lives in the Kendal Winter League 2018. 

Longsleddale Kendal Winter League race 18 Feb saw some great racing. Well done Elodie in the U15s race and well done to Sarah and Elise for a first and second in the U13s, with team mate Poppy not far behind. In the U21s, three Helm lads featured in the top 20 of the Senior race and Georgia Stevens was first U21 Lady. In this picture Alex is racing for the U15s finish line, having led the field to the turn point. 

Barbon Kendal Winter League race 11 Feb as every year, provided a full serving of extreme ascending and descending, mixed with mud and snow. Seen here smiling, one of our young runners took it in his stride as his first race for Helm. Well done Jem.

Whitestones and Birkrigg Kendal Winter League races have now passed, and brought much success for young Helm runners. Our older juniors are featuring regularly in the top ten of the Senior race, Sarah Smith has continued as first girl in the U13s and Ollie Sanders has produced convincing wins as first U15s boy, Maia Doherty is maintaining her second place as U17 girl, with a regular group of other Helm racing girls coming in behind her. Well done to those who are racing for the first time in the Kendal Winter League. 


Giggleswick Kendal Winter League race 21 Jan was a delightful challenge as the elements threw blizzard conditions at the juniors. Nevertheless, Helm juniors held their own and battled round the course successfully. Maia Doherty, Elodie Malcolm, Sarah Smith, Elise Tallon, Robert Askew and Ollie Sanders placed within the top 3 positions in their categories and approx 34 Helm juniors ran in total, including our older Juniors competing in the U21 category,running the Senior race. Results are on the Races tab of this website (on the left-hand side). 

Scout Scar Kendal Winter League race 8 Jan; this got off to a cracking start with some storming runs in ALL age categories U13s up to U21s. Well done Maia Doherty, Ollie Sanders, Henry Hunter, Elodie Malcolm, Sarah Smith, Clara Samson and Joseph Rigby who all achieved top 3 places in their age categories. 

Wednesday night Junior training  after the Christmas break will start again on 10 Jan. We will meet at Kendal Town football club, Parkside Road, Kendal.

Wansfell race, Wed 27 Dec  Results are HERE; it was great to see several of our young runners giving it their all at this race (minimum age 14 years old, one mass start). Well done Becky Dyer, Jacob Aubrey, Martin Askew, Joe Conner, Lewis Bowness. 

Junior Fell outing Potter tarn, Brunt Knott, Sat 16 Dec  Another great morning out for Helm Hill Juniors and parents.  

Santa Dash 3 Dec - Helm Hill Juniors supported Rosemere Cancer Foundation, and took first (Ella Martindale), second (Joel Saunders) and third (Finley Grisedale) places into the bargain. 

Juniors' News 2017