Ever wondered where the ‘obesity epidemic started?

  • January 31, 2024
  • Running
  • 0 Comments
  • Christophe

We’ve all heard of the ‘obesity epidemic’, but if you’ve ever wondered where it started, read on. Just a quick note though, before you move on. The US FDA Food Pyramid image on this post is an illustration of one of the factors that contributed to the obesity epidemic – personally I really wouldn’t recommend … Continue Reading

Leg it round Lathkil

Leg it Round Lathkil results 2023

Leg It Round Lathkil race is an 11.5 km fell race through the Lathkil Dale in the Peak District National Park. The race is held annually in November and is open to runners of all abilities. The course starts and finishes at the Lathkil Hotel in Over Haddon. The first part of the race is … Continue Reading

White Peak Walk ’22 – trail marathon race report

The White Peak Walk is a low-key, annual event in its, err… 38th year? To be honest I’m not quite sure. It was cancelled once due to Foot & Mouth, and then twice more recently due to the Pandemic. However, this year, things were very definitely back on track. The route takes you from Monyash … Continue Reading

Tigger Tor 2022 results

Timing this year was done for the first time by AV Timing. As a result of this, the Tigger Tor 2022 results are in a PDF which you can view, download or print here:

5k to 10k running programme

  • November 9, 2021
  • Running
  • 0 Comments
  • Christophe

As always, before you start a new running programme… …please ensure you’re fit and healthy. The usual advice is to consult your doctor beforehand for a health check-up and the OK. Click here to jump straight to the 5k to 10k running programme Firstly, the right shoes are very important I’ve seen so many people … Continue Reading

Why do running jackets leak?

Ever wondered why running jackets leak?

  • November 4, 2021
  • Running
  • 0 Comments
  • Christophe

If you’ve ever wondered why your expensive waterproof running jacket isn’t waterproof anymore, the answer might just be here. This excellent post by Totley AC’s resident clothing expert, Mark Buskwood, should answer all your questions.

Tigger Tor 2021 results

  • May 27, 2021
  • Running
  • 0 Comments
  • Christophe

The Tigger Tor 2021 should have taken place around the middle of January, however, due to the global Covid pandemic, this year it was never going to be a normal race. Instead of simply cancelling the race, a decision was made to instead make the 36th outing of the Tigger Tor into a virtual one. … Continue Reading

Totley Moor Fell Race 21

Totley Moor Fell Race 2021 results

The Totley Moor Fell Race 2021 took place on Tuesday 25th May. The race in 2020 had been cancelled, and this year, due to ongoing safety concerns, runners set off in waves of 10 with the first at 7pm then every 3 minutes after that. A new course record of 41:24:00 was set this year … Continue Reading