3 Race Reports by Dave Mackie (5/9/2017) - Cadence Events Good Friday Ten Miler – A new event for the calendar saw 300 plus runners canter round the lanes behind Stanley Park, Chippenham on Good Friday morning to earn their Easter Egg reward. Ten miles is a fab distance to run; long enough to offer a challenge but over relatively quickly and omitting … Continue reading "3 Race Reports by Dave Mackie"
Member’s Race Results (5/9/2017) - Good morning all. I’ve got a little behind with updating the Member’s results but I’m rectifying that now. However the only person it affects is Dave Mackie so please if you do a race then SUBMIT YOUR RACE RESULTS. I will do an update this evening (and I’m including Semington Slog which I know a number … Continue reading "Member’s Race Results"
Larmer Tree Half Marathon Report by David Mackie (3/13/2017) - Dan Harman, Dave Mackie, Alan Kember and Gavin Johnson travelled to the far south of Wiltshire to partake in White Star Running’s Larmer Tree Half. All enjoyed the splendid off road route round the rolling hills, woods and fields surrounding Larmer Tree Gardens. Going was moist to muddy but pretty good, and the weather benign … Continue reading "Larmer Tree Half Marathon Report by David Mackie"
Lungbuster Report by Alison Graham (2/26/2017) - This was the sixth race in the 2016/17 Wiltshire off-road race league. Four club members ran: Alison Graham, Chris Hunt, Paul Scotford and Stewart Unsworth – and came over the finish line in alphabetical order! Alison and Stewart were only half recovered from torn muscle injuries, and Chris hadn’t run for ages (but had done … Continue reading "Lungbuster Report by Alison Graham"
South West Inter Counties XC Championship 8/1/2017 (2/6/2017) - This was the senior and veteran ladies race of the south-west inter-counties championships held on Sunday 8th January at Exeter racecourse. The 5800 metre, 2-lap course was fairly flat and fast, with one long incline/lap. Although we were the last race of the day, conditions under foot weren’t that slippery so I got away without … Continue reading "South West Inter Counties XC Championship 8/1/2017"
Rough’n’Tumble 8/1/2017 (2/6/2017) - I was the lone CRC runner (I think) in this fab off road roller coaster of a race down Pewsey way. Starting in the lovely Wiltshire village of Milton Lilbourne the 500 plus entrants soon got to grips with the areas muddier and hillier terrain. The middle “big dipper” section taking in the ascents and … Continue reading "Rough’n’Tumble 8/1/2017"