British Open Fell Runners Association

Member Profiles - Hannah Newbold

Name: Hannah Newbold

Club: Wharfedale Harriers

Where are you from?: Ingleton

Age: 13

Occupation: Schoolgirl

How long have you been running?: Since year 5

How long have you been fell running?: 1 year

Why fell running?: Because it's entertaining. It's a challenge

Favourite Race(s) why?: Sedbergh 3 Peaks, because you have a lot of great descents. Alva Games because of the atmosphere and the descent.

Greatest achievements (or disasters!): Completing a full BOFRA season, because after the Kendal Winter League I said I never wanted to run again!

Do you follow a training programme?: I train Thursday on nights with Wharfedale

What is your weekly mileage?: Depends on what I do

Who is your sporting hero / villain!: Jessica Ennis

Favourite food: Tuna and sweetcorn jacket

Favourite drink: Lemonade

Favourite shoes: X-Talons

Favourite piece of running kit: X-Talons

Favourite music / band: Dubstep, Chase and Status

Favourite movie / TV programme: Eastenders.

Do you have any other hobbies?: Football

Give us an interesting fact / something we wouldn't know about you!: I have won 3 Blue Peter badges

Complete the sentence: If I wasn't fell running I would be... ...at home, bored.

Complete the sentence: I have never... ...eaten at Burger King.

Anything else you want to add?:

Hannah Newbold

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