Swaledale Marathon

The 37th Swaledale Marathon was on Saturday 11th June 2016. 451 participants completed the route. Misty conditions on the tops led to a couple of route-finding difficulties around Great Punchard Head. Congratulations to all finishers, especially to Ray Stevenson on his 37th marathon. The prize winners were as follows.

Marathon Salver fastest man Michael Barron 03:03
  2nd man Matthew Hayes 03:08
  3rd man Richard Buckle 03:15
Marathon Rosebowl fastest lady Heather Mochrie 03:37
  2nd lady Sarah Hackett 03:43
  3rd lady Elaine Bisson 03:44
Ray Stevenson Shield fastest veteran man Alex Fawcett 03:20
Marathon Vase fastest veteran lady Sarah Hackett 03:43
Vic Harrison Trophy first SOC man Steve Libby 04:07
Vic Harrison Trophy first SOC lady Victoria Howard 04:35
Stuart Pailor Shield first over 60 man Karl Edwards 03:43
Lesley Pailor Shield first over 60 lady Sue Haslam 04:03
Marathon Mens Team Trophy East Hull Harriers & AC Matthew Hayes / Richard Buckle / Chris Adams / Daniel Jones
Marathon Ladies Team Trophy Elvet Striders Elaine Bisson / Penny Browell / Tamsin Imber / Mandy Dawson

Full results are available in our documents section.

The annual Swaledale Marathon passes through some of Swaledale's finest scenery. The 23 mile course is a fell run / challenge walk event - competitors must navigate themselves and complete the course within 10 hours. It has been organised by Swaledale Outdoor Club since 1979.

The 2017 Swaledale Marathon will be on June 10th.

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