If you are interested in taking part in the fell races, at most events, its just a case of turning up, registering, and paying the entry fee--(some of the bigger events do require advance entry though- check first!) not usually much more than 3 to 5- at most races, or as little as 1.20 for the Trunce!
The Trunce is a series of 9 -races held at Oxpring nr Penistone where points can contribute to an overall result, but you can just turn up and do as many as you like Website
The Totley/Tigers series includes the follwing: Tigger Tor, Tigers Todger, Totley Moor, Blackamoor Chase and the Totley Exterminator-- to enter the series, you can register at either the Tigger Tor or the Tigers Todger and pay the fee---4 out of 5 races to count (one of which must be The Exterminator) however, if you don't want to do the series, you can just enter any of the events individually... for further info- see http://www.totleyac.org.uk/race.html or Click here
The Gritstone Series is promoted by 'Accelerate' details will appear on the following Website
IMPORTANT:Please note that for all events, competitors should be prepared to carry any or all of the following:
Waterproof whole body cover with hood, hat + gloves, other body cover appropriate to weather conditions (eg extra clothing), map and compass suitable for navigating the course, whistle, emergency food (on long races)- any other equipment specified by the race organiser
The organiser will specify what must be carried, and failure to produce the required items will mean that you won't be allowed to run.
Most of the races listed here will require nothing to be carried, however, it is always possible that you could be asked to do so, especially in bad weather and its best to be prepared and avoid disappointment.
It would be advisable to invest in a 'bum-bag'or similar to carry these items if required.
Please also check the full FRA safety rules by following the link: Here

Please note- this is my own selection of events in the area, a full list can be obtained by joining the Fell Runners Association- see link below
*So far as I am aware, these details are accurate, however, please consult the FRA handbook/check with the organiser before travelling.

The Fell Runners Association website is a useful source of information and a good place to find any updates to race information:
The FRA Website

Events for 2017 in the Sheffield/Yorkshire/Derbyshire areas..Dates available so far...

DateEventDistance and Ascent in metresStart TimeVenue/Additional Info.Website
02nd JanAmbles Revenge11.3km,396m10:30Oxpring-Website
15th JanTrigger Marsden to Edale32km,1650m08:30Marsden-Pre Entry only by 5th JanuaryWebsite
15th JanLamb's Longer Leg3.1 miles, 950'10:30Lamb Inn, Hayfield/Chinley Rd- ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY!Website
21st JanKinder Trial 18km, 650m10:00 to 11:00Hayfield Scout Hut ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY by 14th Jan!Website
29th Jan Tigger Tor15.3km, 514m11:00 from Sheffield Tigers Rugby Club, Hathersage Rd, Sheffield -1st counter in Totley/Tigers series for further details see the website. ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY! Website
05th Feb Mickleden Straddle23km, 741m10:30From Langsett Barn on A616, Langsett Rd-see Website ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY by 28th Jan! Website
26th FebHoppits Hill5.6km, 250m13:00Lower Hopton Cricket Club Woodbottom,Mirfield, W.Yorks, WF14 8HGWebsite
03rd MarHigh Peak Marathon67km, 1645m11:00PMVillage Hall, Edale-(team event only-teams of 4) ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY! by Nov '16
05th Mar Hope Winter9.5km, 451m11:00From Hope Sportsfield, Hope valley (same route as Summer race) Website
05th MarIan Roberts10.3km, 260m11:00Marsden Cricket Club, Marsden
19th MarWolf's Pit9km, 450m11:00Shatton nr Bamford, Hope ValleyWebsite
11th MarGrindleford Gallop21 miles,3000ft10:00Grindleford (advance online entry only- see Website. Website
26th MarDon Morrison Memorial Edale Skyline34km, 1373m10:30Edale Village Hall-ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY from 1st Feb-see DPFR website for entry form etcWebsite
27th Mar Trunce 16.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
01st AprChicken Run9.4km,322m11:30Hayfield Primary School, Hayfield nr GlossopWebsite
01st AprWest Nab9.5km, 500m3:15Meltham CE Primary School, Meltham nr Holmfirth HD9 4DA Website
02nd AprLad's Leap9.5km, 518m11:00Crowden Campsite nr Woodhead off A628No Website
10th Apr Trunce 26.4km,170m 6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
20th AprHartcliff Hill4km,150m7:30Langsett Barn, LangsettWebsite
23rd AprKinder Downfall15.4km,600m11:30Hayfield (pre-entry via www.fabian4.co.uk -limit=300) Website
23rd AprWirksworth Incline6.4km, 208m11:00Ravenstor Rd, Wirksworth nr MatlockWebsite
25th AprMasson Hill6.5km,340m7:00Matlock Bath Holy Trinity C of E School GR SK294578Website
03rd May Tigers Todger9.6km, 259m7:00 from Sheffield Tigers Rugby Club, Hathersage Rd, Sheffield -2nd counter in Totley/Tigers series for further details see the Website.. Website
08th May Trunce 36.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
13th MayCressbrook Crawl10.5km, 350m10:45Cressbrook (parking at Cressbrook Mill, 15 mins walk to registration) Website
17th MayShining Tor10km, 311m7:15Errwood Sailing Club, Goyt Valley-GR 017756 on White Pk Map Website
18th MayTansley8km, 250m7:00Tansley Primary School,Tansley, Matlock Website
19th MayMay Queen Fell Race4.7km, 200m7:30Hayfield Scout HutWebsite
20th MayMount Famine8km, 564m11:00Hayfield Scout Hut Website
21st MayLantern Pike Dash2km, 200m11:00Lantern Pike Inn, Little Hayfield Website
22nd May Trunce 46.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
23rd May Totley Moor8.3km, 440m7:30 from Cricket Inn, Totley, off A621, Sheffield -3rd counter in Totley/Tigers series for further details see Website Website
28th MayJames' Thorn8km, 491m11:00Royal Oak, Sheffield Rd, Glossop (registration/parking at Glossop Golf Club, SK17 3PU)No Website
29th MayBamford Sheepdog Trials7.2km, 305m1:00Bamford Recreation Ground Website
29th MayShutlingsloe3km, 270m2:45Crag Hall, Wildboarclough, SK11 0BD Website
30th MayHallam Chase3.25 miles, 800' 8:00Hallamshire Cricket Ground,Advance entry recommended-Website,entryform
04th JunWormstones6.4km, 411m7:15The Beehive, Hague St, Glossop Grid Ref: 037933No Website
07th JunCalver Peak8km, 275m7:30Derwent Arms, Calver Village Website
09th JunCastleton10.8km, 458m7:30Castleton Playing Fields, Hope ValleyNo Website
11th JunAccelerate Edale Race7.6km, 402m11:00Edale Village Hall- (Part of the Gritstone series) Website
11th JunPassing Clouds15.7km, 565m'11:00Tittesworth Reservoir nr Leek Website
14th JunOughtibridge Chase3.75 miles7:30Coronation Park, Oughtibridge, Sheffield-Website
12th Jun Trunce 56.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
15th JunGrindleford7.2km, 152m7:30GrindlefordWebsite
17th JunJames Blakeley5km, 180m3:00Harden Moss Sheepdog Trials,Greenfield Rd, Holmfirth, HD9 3XF Website
20th JunRiber Run6.8km, 305m7:30Lea Green, Matlock, DE4 5GJNo Website
20th Jun Blackamoor Chase *note date change!10km, 440m7:30 from Cricket Inn, Totley, off A621, Sheffield -4th counter in Totley/Tigers series for further details see Website Website
23rd JunTideswell7.1km, 260m7:45Tideswell Picnic area Website
24th JunChrome Hill6.4km, 213m2:00Hollinsclough Academy, SK17 0RH Website
24th JunWhaley Waltz9.3km, 274m1:10Bowling Club, Whaley Bridge, SK23 7LA - Registration closes at 12:00 Website
25th JunBakewell Pudding10.4km, 200m11:00Bakewell Recreation GroundWebsite
25th JunKinder Trog25.7km, 1064m11:00Hayfield Scout Hut, Hayfield nr Glossop Website
28th JunHope Wakes9.5km, 451m7:30Hope Sportsfield, Castleton Rd,Hope Valley Website
29th JunWinster6.49km, 177m7:30Market House, Winster, DE4 2DS Website
01st JulThurlstone Chase6.4km, 244m3:00Thurlstone Showground, Thurlstone nr Penistone Website
02nd JulGreat Hucklow10km, 340m11:00Great Hucklow Primary School Website
03rd JulHathersage Gala7.2km, 325m7:30Hathersage School Field Website
03rd Jul Trunce 66.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
08th JulOxpring Hunshelf Amble11.3km,396m10:30Wagon&Horses Pub, Oxpring Website
09th JulBroomhead Chase5.6km, 250m2:30Broomhead Hall Farm, Wigtwizzle, Grid Ref: 244962
09th JulPeak Forest9.7km, 198m11:15Peak Forest, Buxton No website
12th JulBlack Rocks9km, 250m7:30Matlock Rugby Club, Cromford Meadows, Matlock Website
15th JulCharlesworth Carnival5.1km, 180m2:30Charlesworth Recreation Ground, Grid Ref: 004925Website
16th JulUp the Nab6.4km, 365m11:00Glossop Rugby Club,Hargate Hill La,Charlesworth no Website
19th JulBamford Carnival7.25km, 305m7:30Bamford Recreation Ground Website
20th JulSheldon6.4km, 162m7:30Sheldon nr Bakewell Website
23rd JulHolme Moss28.5km, 1315m11:00Cartworth Moor Cricket Club nr Holmfirth, HD9 2TU Website
24th Jul Trunce 76.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
27th JulStoney Middleton8.5km, 200m7:30Stoney Middleton Website
30th JulChunal4.8km, 305m11:00The Grouse Inn, Chunal -GR 033904 No website
01st AugBurbage Skyline9.3km, 366m7:30Fox House Inn- *note date change-moved from from 9th May Website
02nd AugCracken Edge11.3km, 442m7:30Kinder M.Rescue HQ, behind George Hotel, Hayfield,SK22 2JE Website
04th AugSalt Cellar10.9km, 486m7:00Fairholmes Carpark, Derwent Valley (off Snake Pass)Website
08th AugBradwell6km, 230m7:30Bradwell, Hope Valley, opposite Samuel Fox Inn
10th AugDenis Stitt Memorial6km, 370m7:15Cartworth Moor Cricket Club nr Holmfirth Website
10th AugRicky's Race7.3km, 240m7:00Three Stags Heads, Darley Bridge Website
12th AugHalf Tour of Bradwell25km, 970m9:30Bradwell Sports Pavillion-advance entry or limited on the dayWebsite
12th AugLong Tour of Bradwell52.7km, 2200m9:00Bradwell Sports Pavillion-advance entry or limited on the dayWebsite
14th Aug Trunce 86.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
20th AugCrowden Horseshoe12.9km, 518m11:00Crowden Campsite nr Woodhead off A628No Website
24th AugPilsley9.8km, 245m7:00Devonshire Arms, Pilsley-park at farm shop Website
29th AugBarrel Inn-Eyam10.4km, 460m6:30Eyam Sports Pavillion, Hawkhill Rd Website
01st SeptGreat Longstone Chase7.7km, 290m6:30Great Longstone Website
03rd Sept Totley Exterminator25.7km,1290m10:30 from Cricket Inn, Totley, off A621, Sheffield -final counter in Totley/Tigers series for further details see Website.. Website
04th SeptShelf Moor9.1km, 457m11:00Scout Hut, Old Glossop- 15 mins walk to start. Website
04th Sept Trunce 96.4km,170m6:45from Oxpring Playing fields, Oxpring nr Penistone (part of 9 race series)Website
09th SeptLongshaw Sheepdog Trials9.7km, 305m10:30Longshaw Lodge nr Fox House Website
10th SeptPadfield Plum Fair Scamper8.8km, 320m11:00Padfield Recreation Ground nr Hadfield (nr Glossop) Grid Ref: 031962 No Website
16th SeptLantern Pike8km, 320m2:00Spray House Farm, Little Hayfield Grid Ref: SK035886 Website
17th SeptFat Boys Stanage Struggle9.9km, 355m11:00Hathersage Primary School Website
17th SeptUtterley Butterley8km, 260'2:00Marsden Cricket ClubWebsite
23rd Sept9 Edges Endurance32.8km, 893m10:00Fairholmes, Ladybower- ADVANCE ENTRY ONLY from April 14th Website
23rd SeptPeak District Challenge (Bronze)50km, 1200m08:30Hathersage S36 1DU- PRE ENTRY ONLYWebsite
23rd SeptPeak District Challenge (Copper)25km, 500m09:30Hathersage S36 1DU- PRE ENTRY ONLYWebsite
TBC SeptRoyal Dungworth5 miles, 900'11:00Dungworth nr BradfieldWebsite
07th OctCurbar Commotion14km, 403m10:00Curbar Primary SchoolWebsite
15th OctWindgather21.7km, 762m11:00Burbage Institute, Bishops Lane, Buxton Website
22nd OctStuart Learmouth-Wirksworth Undulator13.5km, 384m10:30Stoneywoods, Wirksworth SK286544 Website
29th OctGrin N Bear It25.6km,591m10:30Langsett Barn (start and finish)Website
05th NovCop Hill11.3km, 274m10:30Meltham Sports & Community Centre nr Holmfirth, HD9 5QT Website
05th NovDovedale Dash cross country race4.75 miles11:00Thorpe VillageWebsite
12th NovLeg-It Round Lathkill11.5km, 290m11:30Lathkill Hotel,Over-Haddon nr Bakewell Website
12th NovRoaches24.1km, 1128m10:30Meerbrook nr Leek (parking at Tittesworth Reservoir-15 mins walk away) Website
03rd DecGravy Pud8km, 305m11:00Bulls Head, Tintwistle Website
03rd DecHayfield Santa Dash6.5 km 160m11:00Hayfield Cricket Club adj.Royal Hotel Market St,HayfieldWebsite
10th DecLitton Xmas Cracker12.2km, 360m11:00Litton Village Hall *No entry on the day allowed-see details link for infodetails
Races that I haven't managed to find dates for yet (if they are going ahead)
??Bradbourne8.9km, 259m11:00Village Hall,Bradbourne nr Ashbourne Website
??Dig Deep Intro Ultra50km, 1388m10:00Whirlow Hall Farm, Whirlow Lane,Sheffield Pre-Entry only Website
??Ultra Tour of the Peak District98km, 2722m08:00Whirlow Hall Farm, Whirlow Lane,Sheffield Pre-Entry only Website
??Dig Deep 12:1219.3km, 633m10:12Whirlow Hall Farm, Whirlow Lane,Sheffield Pre-Entry only Website
xxth xxxHerod Farm4.8km, 335m7:30Reliance Garage, Turnlee Rd, Glossop Website
xxth xxxWingerworth Wobble7.2km, 183m10:30Deer Park School, WingerworthWebsite