Barrow Runners

The 'Run'down - 11th September

Great North Run

We had 4 Runners represent the club at the infamous Great North Run, with PB's for both Runner of the Month Amanda Hancock and Steve Bailey.

Keith Yendall 1.35.07

Steve Bailey 1.44.30

Amanda Hancock 1.44.31

Margaret Budding 3.42.15

Other Results

Jon Radley ran the Big Stratford 10k in a personal best time of 47.43

Mark Elston and Neil Cobley raced the Vitruvian Triathlon, a half ironman distance race at Rutland Water.

Mark finished in 5h28 and Neil 6h05.

Ian Fisk completed 60 miles of the National Forest 75. Not technically a result but still 60 miles! Well done Ian.


Busy week at the Parkruns with 13 runners taking part in 6 different events.

Nigel and Ann were furthest afield at Darlington South Parkun, who were up there supporting Gemma at the Great North Run. Gemma was running for the MOVE charity, the clubs nominated charity.


Thomas WORN 22:56

Rik HILL 23:21


Mark SADLER 22:49


Dawn STORER 26:04

Darlington South Park

Ann HILLIER 22:28

Nigel HILLIER 23:27

Long Eaton

Cj MARLAS 35:05


Alex COLEMAN 19:17

Andrew PRICE 20:48

Paul BENTLEY 24:12

Karen GRIFFIN 30:37

Julie PATTISON 30:54 New PB!

Sharon GAMBLE 32:13

Other News

Presentation Evening is now live, this year we are at Swithland on Friday 10th November - book here

Final results for the LRRL are now on

Next week sees the Calke Abbey 10k, which is part of our Club Championships. Entries have long sold out for this one but we have 21 Barrow Runners on the entry list.

Two weeks later we have the Shelton Striders 10k near Derby. This race usually fills up a couple of weeks prior so get your entry in if you are relaying on this race for championships points!

Upcoming Club Champs Races:

Calke Abbey 10k - 17th September - Sold Out

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

11th September 2017 - James Smith

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