England’s oldest road race attracts Olympians
This weekend’s Ronnie Walker Saltwell 10k Road Race sees Olympic and Commonwealth Games representatives Aly Dixon and Sonia Samuels go head-to-head for the first time since they last locked horns in Australia in April.
On that occasion Samuels came out on top in the Commonwealth Games marathon where she finished in fifth place (2hr 36min
Ronnie Walker 10k Race 2018
The Ronnie Walker 10k Saltwell Road Race will be held on Saturday 22nd December 2018 at 11.30 am. Enter here
This years race is kindly sponsored by Fentimans.
Robs Ill Fated Paddy Buckley Round
Even before I had completed my Bob Graham Round last year I had decided that my next big challenge was going to be a Paddy Buckley Round. It is similar in terms of ascent and distance but widely considered much tougher because of the roughness of the terrain and lack of trods/footpaths.
Given the reccying
Berlin Marathon Race Report
The Berlin Marathon
The build up
It’s around 7am and the alarm goes off. Its Sunday the 16th September, Marathon day.
The previous night was spent frantically searching for somewhere that sold pasta for my breakfast. Weird I know but out of everything I’ve eat/tried pasta seems the best thing for me plus it served me well
Saltwell Fell Race Report
There was another sporting event on that evening (they won on penalties)
Lakeland 50 race report
Trying to sum up my weekend at Lakeland 50 is extremely difficult, as there just aren’t words that are expressive enough to describe some of the feelings and emotions I felt on my wonderful adventure.
I woke up that morning totally hyper, as Is usual on race day. Quick shower then into my race kit
Ian Hodgson Mountain Relays
The club have now entered 1 open team (mixed) into the Hodgson brothers relay on October 7th and as already mailed out the event is open to all members who have experience of mountain running and navigation.
To that end I am going across on Saturday September the 1st to recce parts of the route.
Saltwell Fell Race Results
Thanks to everyone for helping out and all the runners, results are below:
Charlottes Marathon Talk Interview
Our very own Charlotte Pround is this weeks intervee on the popular Marathon Talk podcast. https://marathontalk.com/shows/episode-443-charlotte-proud/ . Very inspirational and well worth a listen.