Barrow Runners

The 'Run'down - 21st August


Race the Train

Five Barrow Runners made the long trip to Tywyn in Mid Wales for the 'Race the Train' 14 mile train race. Alex Toll was first home and beat the train by just over 4 minutes.


50th Alex Toll 1.44.07 3rd V50

432rd Toni O'Donovan 2.14.01

574th Lucy Bird 2.28.25

612th Chris Dawkins 2.30.43

676th Lorraine Toll 2.39.51


Other News / Results

Mick Winkless ran the Birmingham Canal Canter, his first Marathon distance run.

Stu Spencer is putting in some serious miles in St Moritz. Have a read of his blog on https://spennoruns.com/2017/08/21/week-2-a-big-one/

A busy week at the Parkruns, 14 runners out at 11 different Parkruns. Danny Butcher was 3rd overall, touring at Pontypridd in Wales.

parkrun results for 19 Aug 2017

Braunstone parkrun

David GARDNER 32:22

Conkers parkrun, N.W.Leicestershire

Dawn STORER 28:51

Graves parkrun

Paul BENTLEY 25:08 New PB!

Long Eaton parkrun

Lucy CROOKSTON 22:33

Melton Mowbray parkrun

Mark SADLER 22:41

Pontypridd parkrun

Daniel BUTCHER 18:18 3rd place

Rosliston parkrun

Bill PHILLIPS 26:33

Rushcliffe parkrun

Amey BRASSINGTON 22:24

Dina DAVIES 26:21

Amanda STANBRIDGE 29:51

Karen GRIFFIN 30:40

Sheringham parkrun

Harley LEGGETT 25:06

Stratford-upon-Avon parkrun

Jon RADLEY 23:32



Other News


There are less than 2 weeks to the next Club Championship race, and last LRRL race of the year, the John Fraser 10. There are less than 100 places left now so if you want to race get entered asap!


Upcoming Club Champs Races:

Upcoming Club Champs Races:

John Fraser 10 - Sunday 3rd September

Calke Abbey 10k - 17th September - Race Full

Shelton Striders 10k - Sunday 1st October

Leicester Half - Sunday 15th October

Hopefully we have included all members racing over the last week, we always check results from all the races on our club calendar and all Parkruns. If you are racing further afield please let us know how you got on either on facebook or to comms@barrowrunners.co.uk before Sunday night to be included in this weeks 'Run'down.

Coming Up

Hardwick 10k
Thursday, 19 July
Hardwick Hall, Notts

Club Session
Thursday, 19 July 19:00-20:00
Quorn Track

Tara Kinder 10k
Friday, 20 July
Derby, Derbyshire

Ashby Novice Triathlon
Sunday, 22 July
Ashby de la Zouch, Leics

Club Training
Tuesday, 24 July 19:00
Woodhouse Eaves