2012 Durham Dales Challenge

Photo gallery of the 23rd Durham Dales Challenge 2012

The start

HQ by Chris McDowell


CP2 by Gordon Ball


CP3 by Bruce Milburn


CP6 by Kon Conrad


CP7 / C by Sue Nuttall

CP8 / B by John Scott

Thanks to all involved with this year's Durham Dales Challenge whether a competitor or marshall, another successful day regardless of the weather.

To read comments from the competitors on the day please click here

For this years results click here

These are the stats for the day -

329 Entries

276 Started - 105 on the 30 mile route and 171 on the 16 mile route

No shows - 31 on the 30 mile route and 22 on the 16 mile route

Retired - 0 on the 30 mile route and 12 on the 30 mile route

Fastest times - 4hrs 50mins on the 30 mile route and 2hrs 17mins on the 16 mile route

Bad luck to all those who pulled out of the 30 mile route and hope that you will have another atempt at it next year.

Thank you letter from the Teesdale and Weardale Searchand Mountain Rescue Team


The 23rd Durham Dales Challenge is on 23rd June 2012. There have been some changes to the entry rules and start times for this event as follows -

1. On line entries will open on 1st November 2011 through SPORTident, just click on the link https://www.sientries.co.uk/event.php?event_id=586

2. Mass start for both 16 & 30 mile routes, walkers & runners, 09.00hrs

3. Strictly no entries on the day

4. Closing date for all entries Friday 15th June 2012

If you prefer you can download an application form - click here