The 'Run'down - 8th October
Beacon Trail Half Marathon
Keith Yendall 1:47:58 (part of a 20m training run!)
Chris Trinder 01:48:22
Neil Cobley 01:50:37
Alison Salisbury 2:15:19
CJ Marlas 02:42:17
Tissington Trail HM
Roger Griffiths 1:51:46 New PB!
Karen Griffin 2:16 New PB!
Julie Felstead 2:18
Unfortunately Amanda Stanbridge was unable to run the Tissington Trail HM after a nasty fall on the Tuesday night club run. We wish Amanda a speedy recovery.
Alex Toll 2:50:49 (71st & 4th MV50)
Dave Lewis Challenge
On Saturday Bob Aird completed the 27 mile Dave Lewis Challenge in 7hr 5min finishing 7th (out of a field of 7).
Curbar Commotion fell race
Rob Beers and Gazbo Sharlott were out on the hills. Results not yet available.
Dan Roberts finished 7th in 38:40
Danny Butcher 3:16
Ed Toone 1:19:35
Parkrun results for 07 October 2017
It was another busy weekend for Parkrunners, with 11 Barrow Runners representing their club at various local Parkruns.
Mark SADLER 22:34
Chris TRZCINSKI 22:55
Dawn STORER 24:41
Caroline WATHAN 27:06
Janet HUDSON 33:00
Alex COLEMAN 18:51
Will PATTISON 20:32 New PB!
Nigel HILLIER 22:41
Ann HILLIER 22:45
Bill PHILLIPS 26:57
Sharon GAMBLE 30:32 New PB!
Barrow Boxing Day Handicap 2017
You can now enter on the RunBritain page.
This sold out in record time last year so if you are planning on running get your entry in before we start to promote it more widely.
Race details are also on our dedicated Boxing Day Handicap page.
Awards Presentation Evening - Friday 10th November
This year the event will be held at the Old Stables, Griffin Inn, Swithland. There will be Prosecco on arrival from 18:45. Dinner will be served at 19:30 with wine on the tables. There will also be live music for those that wish to have a boogie. Cost is £30/person.
Places are booking up fast so don't hang around if you're planning to come - you can book online.
Beginner group – Monday 9th October, 6.45 pm at Humphrey Perkins
Sue is looking for volunteers from the club to help out on some of the Monday nights.
Take a look at the refreshed event calendar with lots of local (and not so local) races.
Next week we have:
15 October – Leicester Marathon / HM (final club championship race)
Winter Championship races – dates for your diary
Thank you to everyone who provided their views via our recent survey - the majority of respondents wish to compete in a winter championship!
Based on your responses and input from our club captains, a list of events has been decided as follows:
05/11/2017 Shepshed 7
11/11/2017 Seagrave Challenge (16m)
19/11/2017 Heanor Matthew Walker 10k
06/12/2017 Leicester 5k series
16/12/2017 Gaddesby Gallop 5m (date tbc)
06/01/2018 Leics XC Champs, Rotherby
21/01/2018 Derby Runner Allestree Park
10/02/2018 Long Eaton parkrun
18/02/2018 Derby Runner Grace Dieu
04/03/2018 Keyworth Trail 15k
The top four have a hyperlink to the entry website.
Hopefully we have included all members racing over the last week, we always check results from all the races on our club calendar. If you are racing further afield, please let us know how you got on either on Facebook or to firstname.lastname@example.org before Sunday night to be included in this week's roundup.
08 October 2017 - Liam King
Image by Andrea Winkless