Barrow Runners
The Rundown - 20 August 2018

The 'Run'down - 20 August 2018

This weekend Pete & Helen Wiseman were flying the Barrow flag in Ireland at the Longford Half Marathon where Pete was 2nd V60 in 1:57:28. In Wales, Alex & Lorraine Toll, & Lucy Bird were Racing the Train over 14 undulating off road miles. Alex was 2nd V50 in 1:39:39 and did beat the train by 9 minutes, a brilliant achievement!

Race the Train, Wales - 18 August 2018 (Train Time 1:48)

Alex Toll 1:39:29 34th 2nd M50 & Beat the Train!

Lucy Bird 2:14:32 354th

Lorraine Toll 2:28:56 438th

Longford Half Marathon, Ireland - 19 August 2018

Pete Wiseman 1:57:28 2nd M60

Helen Wiseman 2:20:40

Parkrun Results - 18 August 2018


Paul Bentley 23:29

Karen Griffin 31:19


Dawn Storer 34:05

Dishley, Loughborough

Ian Scarrott 18:30

Chris Tighe 18:57

Will Pattison 20:49

Malcolm Cook 21:08

Alex Palmer 21:09

Ann Hillier 22:42

Nigel Hillier 23:59

Matt Riley 25:44

Bill Phillips 26:26

Dina Davies 27:28

Julie Pattison 27:45

Sharon Gamble 31:13

Bob Aird 33:32

Amanda Rashleigh 33:36

Amber Challis 36:04

Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Rachel Bradford 29:15 (1st Parkrun in Barrow Colours)

Longford, Ireland

Pete Wiseman 25:48

Helen Wiseman 31:44


Amanda Stanbridge31:13

Julie Felstead 33:10

Upcoming Races (full details on website)

25 August - Insomnia 24, Cattows Farm, Leics

26 August - Coalville Triathlon

02 September - John Fraser 10 (Summer Champs Race)

02 September - Wilne 10k

Summer 2018 Club Championships

Full details of races included and entry links can be found here - /about/summer-2018-club-championship-1.aspx

Ultra Running

As mentioned in last week's Rundown, Helen James completed the Berlin Wall 100 mile race in 21 hours 03 minutes and was 13th lady, 73rd overall from 450 starters. Her Blog of the race can be found at:


Tickets for the Presentation Evening on Friday 16 November at the Griffin Inn, Swithland are now available at £30pp - see link on the Club Website - book now to avoid disappointment!

Hopefully we have included all Members racing over the last week. We always check results from all the races on our club calendar, but 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 week's roundup.

Prepared by Louise Haworth - 20 August 2018

Photograph - Pete Wiseman

Coming Up

Club Training
Tuesday, 20 August 19:00
Woodhouse Eaves

Club Session
Thursday, 22 August 19:00
Ratcliffe College

Beanie Beacon Run 10k, 5k and 2k
Friday, 23 August 19:00
Beacon Hill Lower Car Park

STR 1st Birthday Run
Saturday, 24 August 10:00-12:30
Woodhouse Eaves, Leics

Badgers Atherstone 10k
Sunday, 25 August
Atherstone, Warwickshire

Coalville Novice Triathlon
Sunday, 25 August
Coalville, Leics