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Wetherby 10k: 8 Sep

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Latest Race Activity

Events/Members competing:

10 Oct:

  • York 5k Series #9 [1]

12 Oct

parkruns

  • Nostell [41]

  • Pontefract [15]

  • Frickley [14]

  • Queen Elizabeth [5]

  • Cusworth Hall [3]

  • Zamek w Malborka (Po) [2]

  • Rothwell [2]

  • Mile End [2]

  • Rushcliffe [2]

  • Markeaton [1]

  • Concorde [1]

  • Newbiggen by the Sea [1]

  • Bolton [1]

  • Druridge Bay [1]

  • Wakefield Thornes [1]

  • Heslington [1]

  • Middleton Woods [1]

Other:

  • Wakefied Hospice Night Run [18]

 

13 Oct:

  • Yorkshire Wildlife 5k [9]

  • Manchester Half [5]

  • Keilder Marathon [1]

  • Keilder 10k [1]

 

 

If your result isn't shown please email me:

stewarthaigh@sky.com

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.

LATEST NEWS

Achievements (posted 13 Oct)

PBs 

5k

  • Victoria Peckover 28:20 (Druridge Bay)

  • Sam Dimmock 39:43 (Run for Wildlife)

 

10k (Wakefield Hospice Night run)

  • Louise O'Marr 51:20

  • Kayleigh Hopkinson 51:26

  • Annabelle James 55:13

  • Ros Kitchen 59:05

Half (Manchester)

  • James Davey 1:50:11

  • Emma Lister 1:52:01

  • Sarah Powala 2:05:16

  • Helen Gordon 2:44:01

Marathon

  • Rose Wigglesworth 4:39:49  (Keilder)

12 Month Best 5k Times:

  • Roy Simpson 26:51 (Pontefract)

  • Nigel McKinnell 27:56 (Pontefract)

 

Local parkrun Course Best Time

Pontefract

  • Darren Gill 21:37

Frickley

  • Debbie Sidwell 25:31

Nostell

 

 

Training (posted 21st October)

  • Tuesday October 22nd - 6:30 pm 4-6/7 mile group runs

  • Thursday October 24th - 6.30pm Hills or speed with Coach Gail. 

 

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 secretary@ackworthroadrunners.co.uk for more information.

Committee News

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

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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 - West Park

  • 9 Feb - TBA

  • 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 make-up of next years races is still being worked on, however the following events have been confirmed so far:

 

  • 5 Jan - Winter Handicap

  • 19 Jan - Peco #3

  • 2 Feb - Dewsbury 10k

  • 9 Feb - Peco #4

  • 1 Mar - Peco #5

  • 15 Mar - Thirsk 10m

  • 29 Mar - Wakefield Hospice 10k

  • 7 Jun - Doncaster Half Marathon

 

Others will be posted asap.

Xmas Lunch

This will be on Sunday afternoon 8th December at Ego (Beverley Arms) as last year - more details shortly. This is the same day as the Bah Humbug 10k - compete and eat on the same day!

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VLM 2020 Club Ballot: Tue 29 Oct

The draw for the 3 club places will take place at the Cricket Club after trainingPlease email Stewart with your rejection letter. You must have paid 2 years full subs to be included.

See who's on the list so far:

Club Christmas Lunch Sun 8 Dec

Venue: Ego (Beverley Arms) 2:00 pm (after Bar Humbug 10k in the morning). Cost £24 for 3 courses, tip and glass of wine - pay by 17 November - by bacs to club account. Let Mel Owen know if you are going.

Awards Dinner Fri 7 Feb 7pm-1am

Venue once again at Burntwood Hotel  -cost £25 for 3 course meal - chose from following on the night:

  • Pate, soup or feta cheese

  • Beef, salmon or lamb

  • Dessert - list on hight.

If going let Mel Owen of Lesley Needham know and wo you want to sit with if going as a group. Raffle prizes needed for fundraising.