Graham Pearce Archive

Ilkley Trail Race

25/05/15 – Ilkley Trail Race – 7 miles / 700 ft Bank Holiday Monday drew out a few P&B’ers for the delights of the Ilkley Harriers’ Trail Race, the route of which heads up towards Middleton Moor by way of woodland, fields, and a ...Read More

Ilkley Moor Fell Race

Ilkley Moor Fell Race is a cracking little local number which has been run for over 25 years. It crams as much as it can into its modest 5 miles: a narrow, sharp-elbowed start; steep climbs; technical descents; more climbs; treacherous wooden footbridges; a bit ...Read More

Rombald’s Stride

7 February 2015 – 23 miles / 2715 ft The stride is a local LDWA organised challenge event that starts and finishes in Guisley and takes a scenic route over Baildon Moor, Ilkley Moor, and the Chevin. LDWA stands for Long Distance Walking Association, ...Read More


21 December 2014 – 5 miles / 800 ft The planets and stars must have been in alignment high up above Brontë Country on the weekend of the 21st, because we had positively hordes of P&B runners converging on the Woodentops Stoop race. It was ...Read More