Events

Plan Your Running Year

Dates for your diary:

Northern Cross Country Championships
January 28, 2023
Cross Country championship for the north of England
Run Jump and Throw - Event 3
February 4, 2023
Track and Field indoor track and field event at EIS in Sheffield.
National Cross Country Championships
February 25, 2023
Usually held in February this is an open race. ANYONE can race alongside the UKs greatest runners.
YVAA Cross Country Championship
March 12, 2023
Northern 6 and 12 Stage Road Relays
April 1, 2023
This is an important event for our runners to put in their diaries as it acts as a qualifier for the National Road Relays.
National 12 and 6 Stage Road Relays
April 15, 2023
Usually held in April, please keep the date free in your diary especially if you were on the team for the northerns.
Yorkshire Road Relays
April 15, 2023
Doncaster Athletic Club - Spring Open Meeting
April 29, 2023
Doncaster Athletic Club – Spring Open Meeting
Northern Track & Field League, East 1 North Division - Meet 1
May 20, 2023
Part of the Northern Track & Field League. Open to ages from Under 17’s upwards.
The Calderdale Way Relay
May 21, 2023
This is a team relay event in the Calder Valley and, in 2023, forms part of the Senior Club Fell Championship
Joe Percy 10k
June 14, 2023
Northern Track & Field League, East 1 North Division - Meet 2
June 18, 2023
Part of the Northern Track & Field League. Open to ages from Under 17’s upwards.
Northern Track & Field League, East 1 North Division - Meet 3
July 9, 2023
Part of the Northern Track & Field League. Open to ages from Under 17’s upwards.
Northern Track & Field League, East 1 North Division - Meet 4
August 19, 2023
Part of the Northern Track & Field League. Open to ages from Under 17’s upwards.
Cross Keys Road and Fell Relay
September 16, 2023
Road and fell sections combine to compete in this club vs club event.
Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay
October 1, 2023
Team relay on the high Lakeland fells.
Lee Mill Relay
November 26, 2023
A relay event set in the Lee Mill Quarry site, for teams of four runners. All four runners will run individual over a 10.7k flagged course.

Dates to be announced:

British Masters Road Relay Championships
This is usually held in May.
National 6, 4 and 3 Stage Road Relays
October 9, 2021
National finals – usually held at the beginning of October.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 1
April 24, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome from Under 11’s upwards.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 2
May 11, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
Yorkshire Track & Field Championships
May 14, 2022
Two day Track & Field event for U13’s upwards covering all disciplines
WY Track & Field League - Meet 3
June 1, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 4
June 22, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 5
July 6, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 6
July 24, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
WY Track & Field League - Championship
September 11, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome.
West Yorkshire Cross Country League Race 1
October 8, 2022
Well attended by our club, from our youngest juniors right through to the vets, we love this series. Join us!
British Fell Relay Championship
October 15, 2022
Teams from fell running clubs race it off! This event moves around different locations each year.
Northern Cross Country Relays
October 22, 2022
Normally held in later October.
West Yorkshire Cross Country League Race 2
October 30, 2022
Well attended by our club, from our youngest juniors right through to the vets, we love this series. Join us!
National Cross Country Relays
November 5, 2022
Over 1000 teams compete over 10 different races.
West Yorkshire Cross Country League Race 3
November 13, 2022
Well attended by our club, from our youngest juniors right through to the vets, we love this series. Join us!
Northern Indoor Track and Field Meeting
December 10, 2022
Northern indoor track and field open event on 10th December at EIS in Sheffield.
West Yorkshire Cross Country League Race 4
December 11, 2022
Well attended by our club, from our youngest juniors right through to the vets, we love this series. Join us!
Northern Indoor Track and Field Meeting
December 29, 2022
Track and Field indoor track and field event at EIS in Sheffield.
Yorkshire County Cross Country
January 7, 2023
Yorkshire regional event.
Northern Cross Country Championships
January 28, 2023
Cross Country championship for the north of England

Normally held in January:

Yorkshire County Cross Country
January 7, 2023
Yorkshire regional event.
Stanbury Splash
January 15, 2023
A day of fell races including senior and junior races
Run Jump and Throw - Event 2
January 21, 2023
Track and Field indoor track and field event at EIS in Sheffield.
Run Heaton 10k
January 22, 2023
Run a potential PB in this large park just north of Manchester
Alderley Edge Bypass 5 mile
February 12, 2023
Alderley Edge Bypass 10 mile
February 12, 2023
Induction for New Members
February 14, 2023
All new members are required to attend an induction session. We’d love to welcome you!
Stars on Track February Course
February 15, 2023
For children aged 6 – 13 who will be coached in running, jumping and throwing.
Flower Scar
February 18, 2023
This is a gem with steep climbs, rough moor and fast paths, typifying all that’s best about South Pennine fell running. This race will take you to the parts of Tod that other races don’t reach.
National Cross Country Championships
February 25, 2023
Usually held in February this is an open race. ANYONE can race alongside the UKs greatest runners.
Hoppits Hill
February 26, 2023
Starting from Lower Hopton Cricket Club, Woodbottom, Mirfield

Normally held in February:

No more events in this month
Ian Roberts Memorial Fell Race
March 5, 2023
This race is a 6.5 mile fell race on boggy, rough moorland on the edge of the Pennines. Be prepared for the weather – whatever time of the year it is!!
YVAA Cross Country Championship
March 12, 2023
Wakefield Hospice 10k
March 19, 2023
Club 6
March 25, 2023
Please note a new day for this race in 2023 – Saturday 25th March
Lads Leap
March 26, 2023
The route starts and finishes at Crowden Campsite, Woodhead Road, Crowden, Glossop

Normally held in March:

No more events in this month
Northern 6 and 12 Stage Road Relays
April 1, 2023
This is an important event for our runners to put in their diaries as it acts as a qualifier for the National Road Relays.
Tuesday Handicap Road Race 1
April 4, 2023
6 training road races of 5k on the first Tuesday of the month (where possible) from April to September
Stars on Track April Course
April 12, 2023
For children aged 6 – 13 who will be coached in running, jumping and throwing.
Yorkshire Road Relays
April 15, 2023
National 12 and 6 Stage Road Relays
April 15, 2023
Usually held in April, please keep the date free in your diary especially if you were on the team for the northerns.
Herod Farm
April 19, 2023
Two hills for the price of one!! A lot of ascent for such a short distance!!
YVAA Multi-terrain GP (Honley)
April 23, 2023
Black Combe Dash
April 23, 2023
A day of fell races including senior and junior races
Point to Point Race
April 25, 2023
AKA ‘The Haigh Cup’, this unique race involves choosing your own route between three identified points.
Doncaster Athletic Club - Spring Open Meeting
April 29, 2023
Doncaster Athletic Club – Spring Open Meeting
Three Peaks
April 29, 2023
The Three Peaks Fell Race traverses the famous Yorkshire Dales mountains of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough and is one of the oldest, most famous and best organised fell races in Britain

Normally held in April:

Holmfirth Junior Duathlon
April 24, 2022
Friendly duathlon (run, bike, run) event for all abilities age 8 to 16 (age at 31 December 2021) run by Holmfirth Harriers AC. A Safe, Fun Event! Grass run and closed-circuit tarmac bike.
WY Track & Field League - Meet 1
April 24, 2022
Part of the WY Track & Field League. All ages welcome from Under 11’s upwards.
Coiners Junior Race (Mytholmroyd)
May 1, 2023
Testing routes each with a tough uphill start, the older the age group the wilder the route
Tuesday Handicap Road Race 2
May 2, 2023
6 training road races of 5km on the first Tuesday of the month (where possible) from April to September
Todd Crag
May 6, 2023
YVAA Road Relays
May 7, 2023