» VO2 Max Events

Event management business based in the Lake District, specialising in major sporting events and festivals. VO2 Max Events also specialise in sports marketing & promotion and PR.


Main shoe and kit sponsor of the Lakeland Trails running and walking festivals and specialist trail running shoes and apparel

» Lakeland Trails running and walking festivals

The most scenic trail running events in the UK. Carnival, festive atmosphere, with categories for all ages and abilities.

» Lake District Outdoors

Dedicated website for all the Lake District's outdoor activities and events

» BBC Cumbria

Cumbria's regional BBC website with regular features on trail running

» Runnersworld magazine

The UK's premier running magazine and website

» UK Results

John Schofield's running site with most of the UK's running events listed

» Running Fitness magazine

Monthly specialist running magazine

» Athletics Weekly magazine

Th UK's only weekly running and athletics magazine

» Nordic Walking Forum at Up and Running

See what people have to say about Nordic Walking and the Lakeland Trails series

» Nordic Walking News

Free independent nordic walking magazine with a simple registration procedure.


» UK Athletics

The Uk's athletic's governing body

» Trail Running Association

UK Athletics affiliated body representing Trail Running. Membership includes four "Trail Runner" magazines per year, as well as the "Endurance Directory" annual calendar.

» Long Distance Walker's Association

Active organisation promoting challenge walking events around the country. Regional clubs with regular meetings and walks.

» Fell Running Association

UK Athletics affiliated body representing Fell Running. Membership includes three "Fellrunner" magazines per year, and the annual "Fell Running Calendar".

» Junior Section Fell Running Association

Website for junior fell runners.

» Cumbria Tourism

The Tourist Board for Cumbria

Running Clubs

» Abbey Runners

Running club based in Leeds.

» Ambleside AC

Fell running club based around the central Lakes.

» Baildon Runners

Yorkshire club and organisers of the Boundary Way.

» Belgrave Harriers

London based running club for Road & Cross Country, Track & Field, Race Walking, and Triathlon.

» Blackburn Harriers

Large club based in Blackburn, Lancashire.

» Blengdale Runners

Small club based in Gosforth, West Cumbria.

» Borrowdale Fell Runners

Specialist fell running club based in north Lakes.

» Calder Valley Fell Runners

Fell running club based in the Calder valley.

» Cirencester Athletic Club

Gloucestershire club - organisers of Roman Trail.

» Congleton Harriers

Cheshire club, organisers of popular Cloud Nine.

» Croft Ambrey Running Club

Shropshire based running club and organisers of the Shobdon Wood 6

» Cumberland Athletic Club

Running club based in West Cumbria, around the main towns of Workington, Whitehaven, Cockermouth and Maryport.

» Cumberland Fell Runners

West Cumbrian fell running club.

» Dallam Running Club

Friendly club based near Milnthorpe, Cumbria.

» Dumfries Running Club

Dumfries & Galloway's finest running club.

» Eccleshill Road Runners

Running club based in Bradford (West Yorkshire). Organisers of the Thorpe Edge Festival 10K each July

» Eden Runners

Based in the Eden valley and centred around Penrith.

» Halifax Harriers

Club catering for road, trail, x country and fell.

» Helm Hill Runners

Kendal club with strong junior section.

» Helsby Runners

Chester based running club

» Hoad Hill Harriers

Ulverston running club based at Glaxo.

» Holmfirth Harriers

Big Yorkshire club for road, track, trail, x country & fell

» Horsforth Harriers

North Leeds based running club

» Horwich RMI

Lancashire club with road, fell, trail and x country sections.

» Idle AC

Club based near Bradford and promoters of the Idle Trail.

» Ilkley Harriers

Club with strong junior section based in Ilkley, W Yorkshire

» Kendal AC

Kendal running club catering for road, track, trail, x country & fell.

» Keswick AC

North Lake District club with fell, road and cross country.

» Kirkstall Harriers

Leeds based running club.

» Lancaster & Morecambe AC

Running club based in Lancaster

» Ludlow Runners

Shropshire club for trails, hills and roads.

» Lytham Road Runners

Club based at Lytham St Anne's

» NorthernBoysLoveGravy

Gravy boys (and girls) based in Manchester

» Northern Vets AC

Veteran club for W35+ and M40+

» Preston Harriers

Running club based in Preston

» Pudsey Pacers

Running club based in Pudsey, between Leeds and Bradford.

» Radcliffe Athletic Club

Based in North Manchester

» Red Rose Running Club

Lancashire based running club

» Rossendale Harriers and Athletic Club

Based in Rawtenstall, Lancashire. Organisers of the The Pennine Bridleway Relay

» Sale Harriers

Manchester club with strong track and field section.

» Seaford Striders

Club based in East Sussex with big trail running section.

» Skipton AC

North Yorkshire club catering for road, track, country and fell.

» Southport Waterloo

Running club based in Southport.

» Spectrum Striders

Warrington (North West) based running club

» Stainland Lions

Halifax area club and organisers of the Bluebell Trail Race

» Warrington Athletic Club

Warrington's main track and field club.

» Warrington Road Runners

Another of Warrington's big running clubs.

» Wesham Road Runners

Blackpool based running club.

» Westmorland Tri

Triathlon club based in Kendal.

» Weston AC

Somerset running club with a big interest in trail running.

» Wigan Phoenix

Wigan's main running club strong in all disciplines.

» Women's Running Network (North)

Women's running network in the north.

» Wootton Road Runners

Northampton club & organisers of Serious Seven.

» Wye Valley Runners

Home of the Muddy Woody 6

» Yeovil Town RRC

Somerset club & organisers of King Alfred's Torment.

» Bingley Harriers

One of West Yorkshire's premier running clubs, with a strong tradition in fell, road and cross country. Organisers of the Harewood Chase and Bingley Show Trail Races

» Preston Harriers

Fell running section of Lancashire club, Preston Harriers

» Chippenham Harriers

A Wiltshire running club with a strong trail running section

» Preston Harriers Fell Running

Fell Running Club

» St Bede's AC

Athletics Club orgaises a series of trail races and a relay event

» Valley Striders

North East Running Club Organises Haewood 10 Trail Race and Meanwood Valley Trail Race

» Waldon Trail Runners

Dedicated off road Running Club Devon