Sunday, 22 September 2013

Three Shires Fell Race 2013

 

First blog of black and white images, but the conditions at yesterday’s fell race demanded it.  Not for the faint hearted, the Three Shires may only be 12 miles, but with over 4,000ft of climbing it demands respect.  Having forgot my trainers I didn’t get up onto the high fells to get some action shots of the race, so was restricted to the beginning and the end.  A great day enjoyed by all and everyone safely back…  eventually.  Although with no visibility, many an experienced fellrunner took a detour today, some longer than others.

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A coffee before the start

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A quiet moment

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Kit check

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Memorising the route details!

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A final rummage

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Bit of banter at the start

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They’re off

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Glad to be back

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Job Done!

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Collateral damage

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Back to the car

3 comments:

  1. Super set. Well make the trip next year.

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  2. Super shot. Next year I'll do the hard yards and run this again.

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  3. Super set. Well make the trip next year.

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