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Wetherby 10k: 8 Sep


Latest Race Activity

7 Dec


  • Nostell [34]

  • Pontefract [17]

  • Frickley [13]

  • Wakefield Thornes [5]

  • Huddersfield [1]

  • Hersey [1]

  • Croxteth [1]

  • Cusworth [1]

  • Alexandra Park [1]

  • Rother valley [1]


  • Guardamar Cross Urbano 7.3k [2]


8 Dec:

  • Bah Humbug 10k [34]

  • Fell un Doon 5k [1]

If your result isn't shown please email me:

The first event of the 2016/17 season is on 27 November at Temple Newsam. This does however clash with the Barnsley 10k - a Grand Prix event. There is nothing we can do about this so its down to individual choice. Other dates are 18 December, 22 January, 19 February and 5th March.


Achievements (posted 4 Dec)

Well Done: - at Bah Humbug 10k

  • Sarah Hunter 3rd female, 2nd FS

  • Julie Stafford 1st F50

  • Simon Bennett 1st M60

  • Gail Tombs 1st F65



  • Carl Ellison 18:54 (Rother Valley)

  • Chris Crowther 30:35 (Huddersfield)

12 Month Best 5k Times:

  • Andrew Lewis 22:01 (Nostell)

  • Graham Breardsley 27:44 (Pontefract)

  • Kerri Altinbas 29:59 (Nostell)


Local parkrun Course Best Time


  • Stuart Strutt 21:31

  • Andrew Lewis 22:01






Training (posted 9th December)

  • Tuesday December 10th - 6:30pm 4, 5 or 6/7 mile group runs.

  • Thursday December 12th - 6.30pm hills or speed with Coach Ian. 


If you're thinking of joining Ackworth Road Runners or know someone who is, prospective members are welcome to our training sessions, no obligation, to give us a try. Email for more information.

Committee News

Click here for a summary of November's committee meeting.......


View ARR photos by Graham Beardsley from recent events here:

 PECO Cross Country Race Dates 19/20

  • 24 Nov - Temple Newsam

  • 15 Dec - Middleton Park

  • 19 Jan - TBA

  • 9 Feb - West Park

  • 1 Mar - Roundhay Park

  • 29 Mar - Relay

Are you thinking of joining us?

If you're thinking of joining Ackworth Road Runners or have recently joined, take a look at our new Members Information Guide for 2019/20 for everything you need to know.


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Info Autumn Handicap

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2020 Grand Prix

The list of events now finalised - start planning your 2020 events.



2020 Annual General Meeting

Our 2020 AGM will be on Wednesday 19th February at 8pm at Ackworth Cricket Club. Free chip butties for all attendees as usual. The AGM notice is available here and will also be sent to members by email or post later in December.

Awards Dinner Fri 7 Feb 7pm-1am

Venue once again at Burntwood Hotel  - cost £20 members (£25 non-members) for 3 course meal - choose from the following on the night:

  • Pate, soup or feta cheese

  • Beef, salmon or lamb

  • Dessert - list on hight.

or let Vicky Wathey or Lesley Needham know if you have any dietary requirements (vegan etc).


If you're going let Vicky or Lesley know and who you want to sit with if going as a group. Raffle prizes needed for fundraising.

2019 Grading Awards Update

Awards updated again - are you one of the 134 recipients?


Check out the current list HERE