The 'Run'down - 28th August

Peter and Helen Wiseman ran the Longford half Marathon in Ireland, finishing in 1.55.04 and 2.20 respectively . They also both ran the local parkrun on the Saturday, taking age group wins each!

Steve Bailey and Amanda Hancock ran the 401 Festival of running, each racing 5k, 10k and 1/2 Marathon over the weekend.


10k 47.24 38th

5k 24.55 35th

1/2 Marathon 1.57.25 / 55th


10k 47.24 39th / 4th female / 1st F40

5k 24.55 36th / 5th female / 2nd F40

1/2 Marathon 1.57.25 / 56th / 13th female / 3rd V40

Liam King and Helen Taylor ran the Badgers 10k in Atherstone. Liam finished in 45.35 and Helen was just under 58mins.

Chris Trinder was part of a relay team at the National Triathlon Relay champs.

Ian Fisk ran the Pilsley fell run in Derbyshire

Conkers parkrun, N.W.Leicestershire

Dawn STORER 26:11

Longford parkrun

Pete WISEMAN 25:23 1st in Age Category.

Helen WISEMAN 31:19 1st in Age Category.

Rushcliffe parkrun

Alan BURNS 19:46

Bill PHILLIPS 26:39

Karen GRIFFIN 30:09

Paul BENTLEY 30:11

Julie FELSTEAD 31:14

Heidi CLARKE 31:20 New PB!

Julie PATTISON 31:32 New PB!

Will PATTISON 31:32

Sharon GAMBLE 31:59

Other News

It's coming up to 1 year of the weekly Rundown, and we are looking for volunteers to take the reigns. It usually takes around 30 mins on a Sunday night / Monday to collate info and upload.

If anyone is keen, or a small group want to share it, please get in touch.

Next week we have another Club Champs race, the John Fraser 10. There are still a few places left so why not join the 30+ Barrow Runners already entered.

The Barrow Ultra group had their inaugural training run / recce. This is open to all members, if you want to get involved join the facebook group.

Upcoming Club Champs Races:

John Fraser 10 - Sunday 3rd September - Limited places remaining

Calke Abbey 10k - 17th September - Race Full

Shelton Striders 10k - Sunday 1st October - Limited places remaining

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 before Sunday night to be included in this weeks 'Run'down.

28th August 2017 - James Smith

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