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Sunday 7th August – Round Hill Fell Race

Sunday 7th August – Round Hill Fell Race

A big than kyou to everyone who helped out on the day, especially those marshals who were really flexible on the last minute changes and Timble resident David Fox and Caron on the catering. The initial race accounts look to show am approx. £600+ raised for our two club charities. See the full set of results here, and race photo’s courtesy of Steve Davey on facebook here After a really dry July, the usual bogs up to the first checkpoint…

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Saturday 6th August – Parkruns

Saturday 6th August – Parkruns

Lots of club members at lots of different parkruns again this week. First place finishes this week for Edward Hobbs and Beth Massey at Inch Beach and Bradford, Edward’s run was also a new course record and Beth’s was a parkrun PB. Lots more parkrun pb’s this week at the Chevin for James Greenlay, Caron Ralph and Rachel Michael, Joanna Hobson at Humber Bridge and Sarah Belt at Woodhouse Moor. Pos Gender Pos Parkrunner Club Time Armley 1 1 Ryan…

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Wednesday 20th July – Nostell Priory 10K

Wednesday 20th July – Nostell Priory 10K

Report from Fiona Marcantonio-Jones: Nostell priory 10K, Wednesday 20th July, a cooler evening compared the the scorching nights before. Nostell priory is a National Trust Georgian house with beautiful surrounding grounds. The runners were herded together whilst we were given instructions, I was too busy gassing at the back to hear what was going on, before I knew it we were off and I was stuck at the back! Lots of weaving in and out took place before I could…

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Saturday 30th July – BTG Donor Run

Saturday 30th July – BTG Donor Run

Report from Peter McGouran: Well, this is a new one for me – sending in a race report that I didn’t compete it. The race in question is the British Transplant Games (BTG) Donor Run, held at Leeds Dock on Saturday night at 6:30. A little bit of background. The BTG are held every year to celebrate the ‘Gift of Life’. Every competitor has had a life giving organ transplant. Heart, liver, lungs, kidney etc. But not hair transplant, Richard…

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Sunday 31st July – Rougemont Chase

Sunday 31st July – Rougemont Chase

Report from Matt Podd This 7.4Km race is held as part of the excellent Weeton Show. I’d never done the race or visited the show before, so this was the year. It happened during a weekend of Fishwicking on my part. I had run 3 timed runs in two days, Skipton Parkrun, The Leeds Donor Run last night and then this. Luckily the early rain stopped leaving warm muggy conditions. After watching the thrilling terrier racing and other attractions about…

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Saturday 30th July – BTG Donor Run 5k

Saturday 30th July – BTG Donor Run 5k

Report from Pete McGouran Well, this is a new one for me – sending in a race report that I didn’t compete in. The race in question is the British Transplant Games (BTG) Donor Run, held at Leeds Dock on Saturday night at 6:30. A little bit of background. The BTG are held every year to celebrate the ‘Gift of Life’. Every competitor has had a life giving organ transplant. Heart, liver, lungs, kidney etc. But not hair transplant, Richard…

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Sunday 31st July – South Cave 10k road race

Sunday 31st July – South Cave 10k road race

Report from Joanna Hobson After the heat of the last few weeks, a soggy wet morning made for very comfortable running conditions at this morning’s South Cave 10k. Organised by Kingston Upon Hull Athletics Club, the race starts and finishes in the picturesque East Yorkshire town of South Cave and the 10k course takes in some beautiful scenery through quiet closed, gentle undulating country lanes. Starting at the beautiful gates of Cave Castle, you first run down through the historic…

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Saturday 30th July – Parkruns

Saturday 30th July – Parkruns

First place finishes for Edward Hobbs, Scott Harrington and Beth Massey at Bradford, Poolsbrook and Barnsley respectively. Again lots out parkrunning this week at a wide variety of venues, well done all. Pos Gender Pos Parkrunner Club Time Barnsley 1 1 Gareth Cooke Barnsley AC 16:55 14 1 Beth Massey Otley AC 22:13 Bradford 1 1 Edward Hobbs Otley AC 16:55 39 1 Karen Bowman Unattached 23:18 Chevin Forest 1 1 Richard Thomas Herrington St Theresa’s AC 18:27 5 5…

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Ramsay Round 15th/16th July 2022

Ramsay Round 15th/16th July 2022

Ramsay Round 15th/16th July 2022 – 24 Munros 99.3 km 8675 m ascent (62 miles 28500 feet) Report from Tom Lynch: Having completed the Bob Graham in 2019 and the Welsh ‘equivalent’ the Paddy Buckley in 2021 after Covid allowed a good recce period in Wales, I set my sights on the Scottish version of a big round, the Charlie Ramsay Round. Charlie Ramsay first completed the round in 1978 basing his round on the extension of the Tranter Round with…

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Saturday 23rd July – Parkruns

Saturday 23rd July – Parkruns

A big turn out of Black & White club vests at this weeks Chevin Forest with new parkrun pbs there for Colin Dennison, Carl Walsh and Rachel Michael. Third place finishes at Bradford and Roberts Park for Ed. Hobbs and Beth Massey and a new parkrun pb for Beth. Other club runners don’t get a mention normally here, but there was an amazing run from Treena Johnson, vet. 60 and first woman at Roberts park and 7th overall in 19:15…

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