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Latest Race Activity

18 Nov:

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  • Nostell [49]

  • Pontefract [17]

  • Wakefield Thornes [1]

  • Rother Valley [2]

  • Harrogate [1]

  • Newcastle [1]

  • Normanby Hall [1]

  • Hillsborough [1]

  • Mile End [1]

  • Daventry [1]

  • Rushcliffe [1]

  • Southwark [1]

  • Scunthorpe [1]

Kirkstall Trail Running Festival:

  • 8.8m [2]

  • Half [3]

  • Marathon [5]

Philapelphia (USA):

  • 8k [1]

  • Half Marathon [1]

 

19 Nov:

  • Philadelphia Marathon [1]

  • Newcastle Town Moor Marathon [2]

  • Preston 10m [2]

If your result isn't shown please email:

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

Recent Successes

(Posted 14 Nov)

Well done to Liane Warren for her back to back marathons over the weekend - 2nd lady at the Kirkstall Trail Marathon and 1st in her age category at Newcastle Town Moor Marathon. Roy Young also completed the double to add to his club record tally.

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PBs

5k

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  • William Hughes (Jr) 24:43 - Nostell

  • Victoria Peckover 32:56 - Nostell

  • Dawn Sketchley 27:48 - Newcastle

  • Bradley Walker 17:35 - Rother Valley

 

Course Best parkruns

  • Elly Roberts 20:07 Pontefract

  • James Roberts 20:12 Pontefract

  • Debbie Worthington 30:24 (Nostell)

  • Tracy Bridgett 33:20 (Nostell)

 

Edwinstowe 10k: Meal & Transport

(Posted 10 Oct)

Could you please check THIS LIST of people booked on for a meal and coach transport. If you no longer want your place please let Lesley Needham or Vicky Wathey know asap as there is a waiting list. Check the meal options below.

 

Payments: - to Lesley or Vicky - cash in envelope together with a note of your meal choices or by bacs - use ref Edwin. If by bacs please message Lesley/Vicky to confirm and with your meal choices.

Anyone with food allergies / dietary requirements - let them know.

 

2 Course Meal £19, Coach £5

 

Mains:

  • Turkey with usual trimmings, or

  • Homemade beef stew & dumplings, or

  • Sea bream fillet, roasted cauliflower puree, truffle, risotto & kale, or

  • Loin of pork, carrot puree, roasted shallot & baby carrots, pomme fondant, whole grain mustard & whisky source, or

  • Butternut squash textures, goats cheese mousse, honey roasted walnuts & watercress

Deserts:

  • Christmas pud & brandy source, or

  • Black Firest gateau, or

  • Winter Berry pudding, or

  • Date & Walnut sponge & custard, or

  • Stilton, brie & cheddar, homemade chutney, celery, grapes & biscuits

 

- sounds good!

 

 

 

London Marathon Draw & Quiz 16 Nov

(Posted 19 Nov)

60 plus turned out for our Quiz night  - written hosted and presented by Debbie and Joe Worthington - excellent as before. The winning team were Nobby's Nuts!

The draw for the London Marathon Club places took place  - in order of luck the first 5 names out were Mick Knowles, Darren Horobin, Caroline Copeland, Julie Reeves and Dave Hughes. 49 names went into the hat.

Liane covers 40 miles but doesn't get far!

(Posted 5 Nov)

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Well done to Liane Warren for her epic 40m run on a treadmilll in Wakefield City Centre. She is raising finds for her 10 marathons in 10 days challenge next year  -another £200 added on Saturday.

Her Garmin map won't show much!

Peco #1 Nostell Priory

(Posted 19 Nov)

England Cross Country Relay Championships

(Posted 6 Nov)

We had two male teams and 1 female team thoroughly enjoying participating in the national XC relay championships. No medals but loads of satisfaction. The XC season is just gathering steam - plenty of opportunities for mass participation.

Well done to our Mens A team who finished 159th -  Rich Ritucci, Terry Sinar, John Walters, John Roberts; our B team of Kevin Guttridge, Carl Britton, Tom Camponi and Paul Gallagher and our ladies team who finished 98th - Gail Wrangles, Nina Williams and Elly Roberts.

White Rose Ultras

(Posted 6 Nov)

Ultra distance running seems to be catching! Simon Bennett and Tim Ashby tackled the tough moorland 60 mile course. Simon is an experienced ultra running and finished in 13th place. Tim was tackling his first ultra and did really well to pass the half way point before having to retire - his body had apparantly become deleted of alcohol and he was missing Gemma. Well done Tim - we know you'll not let it lie there! Mock Wigglesworth took the more sensible choice of the 30m route and fonished well.

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Ackworth Half Marathon Entries Now Open

The series starts on Sunday 26 November when we host the first event at Nostell Priory. We should have loads of runners and an army of volunteers participating in what should be a great event. Its too late to register for this race but you can still volunteer to marshal - see Denise Clark.