The Penistone Hill Race is a multi-terrain race: approximately 6½ miles (10½km) with 1,000 feet (300m) of ascent, run in support of Sporting Penistone, the charity that runs Penistone Leisure Centre. It is a tough race on tarmac, trails and paths, with hills and stunning views of the Penistone area, run under UK Athletics rules (cross country permit tbc).
The 2019 race will be on Sunday 22nd September at 11:00.
Online entry will be available nearer the event.
Minimum age – 17 on the day
Start and Finish from Penistone Showground (behind Tesco GR 243033)
Registration from 9am at Penistone Leisure Centre, Thurlstone Road, S36 9EF (GR 241037) – allow 10 minutes to walk to the start. Parking, changing rooms, showers, hot food available.
Entry fees: £8 EA registered runners, £10 unregistered in advance, £11/£13 on the day.
Trophies for 1st Male and Female, prizes for all age categories and teams, extensive spot prizes. Shield for the 1st Team of 4 non-affiliated runners.
Male: Tom Saville, 2018 – 40:15
Female: Caitlin Rice, 2017 – 48:57
Previous Race Results