More from the Coal Race Veterans, the first race at the 2017 World Coal Carrying Championships.
Yesterday, Easter Monday, the annual World Coal Carrying Championships were held in the village of Gawthorpe, West Yorkshire. These are three shots of the Veterans’ Race.
Yet more photos from the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival, shots of the cookery demonstration on the temporary stage/kitchen erected in St. George’s Square.
Today is the first of four days of the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival held in St. George’s Square in front of the imposing railway station. These are a shots of a guy on stilts who was wandering around the Square making balloon sculptures of animals for the kids that were there.
A few shots of some of the people taking part in the annual Mayday celebrations in Gawthorpe, Yorkshire. These are black and white photographs of people in the procession that takes place on the first Saturday in May every year.
Some more shots from the 2016 World Coal Carrying Championships, this time from the start of the men’s coal race, the first of two heats.
Some more shots from the World Coal Carrying Championships yesterday. A series of images of the second men’s race featuring a guy dressed in a Spiderman costume, possibly running the race for charity.
I’ve been sorting out my HDD and decided to upload a few shots from last year’s World Coal Carrying Championships (known locally as the Coal Race). These are held in Gawthorpe, Yorkshire every Easter Monday. Over the next few days I’ll upload a selection of the photos from the various races, starting today with some shots from the Veterans’ Coal Race.
Images taken at the World Coal Carrying Championships held in Gawthorpe, Yorkshire earlier this year. The shots attempt to show the help and encouragement given to the competitors by friends …
Five more photos from the World Coal Carrying Championships, this time Veteran’s portraits, individuals taking part in the Veterans’ Race.