Sun 29 Sep 2024 Shipley, West Yorkshire, UK

Autumn Sir Titus Fudge Trudge | Ultra

Enjoy a trip up the Leeds and Liverpool Canal this autumn, all along the flat and even towpath. This event is perfect for runners of all abilities.

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  • Sun 29 Sep 2024
Caroline Street Social Club, Shipley




Age 21 & over

  • 32 miles trail running


If you like beautiful races in beautiful places, like fun, like medals and like goodies then this event is for you. 

You'll enjoy a bespoke medal and lots of goodies at the finish line.

It's Grim Up North

This event is part of the It's Grim Up North calendar of runs, offering a range of distances and levels of difficulty so there is something for everyone.

Famous for its low-key approach, all runners will be greeted with a warm smile and friendly chat.

The aim is to get you out running, help you enjoy the beautiful countryside with great camaraderie and for you to experience the sense of well-being you get when you cross that finish line.

You'll be shown that the North is anything but Grim.

This event is part of Autumn Sir Titus Fudge Trudge.

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Families
  • Newcomers

Difficulty rating

2/5 a bit grim


  • 07:45 | Registration opens for 5K
  • 07:45 | Registration opens for early bird ultra and marathon upon request
  • 08:30 | Registration opens for all other distances

Shoe type

Road shoes. The course is mainly good underfoot.

  • Bag storage
  • Paid parking
  • Toilets
  • Urban

Event HQ

Caroline Street Social Club
5 Caroline Street
West Yorkshire
BD18 3JZ


  • Car parking on the road in the centre of Saltaire is limited.
  • Caroline Street and Exhibition Road is pay and display.
  • There is parking on the outskirts of Saltaire but check for parking signs.
  • There are no parking spaces at the start of the race or by the canal.

  • Cut off time
  • Distance markers
  • First aid
  • Flat
  • Food stations
  • Marshals
  • No headphones
  • Out and back
  • Single start
  • Water stations

The course is run alongside the Leeds and Liverpool Canal on the towpath.

Underfoot is good.

Some roads are crossed. At these road crossings please take extra care and watch out for traffic. The roads will be signposted to warn you and other road users.

The courses will be marshalled and signed.

Feed stations every 2.5 miles.

Cut off time

6.5 hours.

An early start may be available upon request for those who may miss the cut off.


The use of headphones is not endorsed for the following safety reasons:

  • Runners cannot always hear the marshals’ instructions
  • Runners may not hear cyclists behind them and stray into their path
  • Bone conduction earphones are allowed

  • Bring your own cup
  • Public transport links

This is cupless event. All runners are requested to bring their own labelled, reusable cup or bottle. These may be filled before, during and after the event.

  • Chip timing
  • Goody bag
  • Map
  • Medal


  • It's Grim Up North running experience
  • Unique medal design
  • Lots of lovely goodies at the finish line

Optional extra

  • Grim massage - Adam will be available for both pre-race and post-race massage. He is brilliant. You can pay by either cash or card.

  • Age 21 & over
  • Entries open
  • Collect race pack
  • Enter online
  • Event merch available
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Entry fees

Entry fee (Affiliated)


Entry fee (Unaffiliated)


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