FlaminGO 10k run

Matt Durrant of Circle in Flamingo Land is organising a 10k run in the grounds of Flamingo Land zoo and theme park areas, raising money for the Udzungwa Forest project, protecting forests and vulnerable animals in Tanzania.

Cost-£13 Affiliated runners, £15 Unaffiliated runners.

Email circle@flamingoland.co.uk for more information, or sign up at www.runbritain.com

They are also looking for marshals, who will get free tea and coffee, and free entry to the zoo after the run.



Results from Cross Country @ Nostell Priory

Well done to the five members who completed the 2nd Peco X Country on Sunday last.

Ladies Race

33rd Sima Lowery 39.30

40th Nicola Carter 40.51

Mens Race

126th Andy Robinson 36.14

153rd James Wright 37.06

245th Sean Brennan 41.41

The 3rd race in the Series will be held at West Park Leeds on January 4th. Full details will be on the Peco website about 14 days before.

SO if you have signed up for Peco and not run yet lets make this one a debut for many.

If you have not signed up yet for XC contact me asap to give it a whirl. Peco races do accomadate a wide standard of runners.

Thanks Eric



News form the awards

This was an excellent evening after running even though the turnout was lower than expected.The following list is not fully comprehensive so apologies to any one who I may have missed:

Ladies Club Champion – Nicola Carter

Mens Club Champion – Tony Crowther

Top Socialising Strider – Nicola Carter

Handicap Winner – Judith Cornfield

1st Man Handicap – Andy Roberts

Fastest Time Trial – Ben Campbell 18.43

Fastest Lady Time Trial – Nicola Carter 21.10

Strider of the Year – Eric Morley

Also Awarded:
Ian Mitchell Impovement

Jane Day Commitment to Racing

Sima Lowery Impovement

The two London Marathon places went to John Williams and Sean Brennan.

Well done to Amanda and team who made such a good job of getting the Chilli Conc and Spuds ready for returning runners, only having access to the kitchen from 8PM onwards



Muddy Boots and more Muddy Boots – Results

At Muddy Boots 10k at Ripon on Sunday Stewart Hymas led home the team in 49.26 in 98th place.

Andrea Price in 385th position just edged out Dawn Richardson in 388th with times of 67.34 and 68.03 respectively.

At the 4th Peco Cross Country we had another really good turnout of runners with 3 debutants, Martin Brock, Kate Gray and June Graham.

Every one ran well,and Sima had a top 3 finish in the FV 40 category (3rd).

Womens.

15th Sima Lowery

27th Nicola Carter

129th Pamela Singleton

187th Kate Gray

188th June Graham

Mens.

77th Martin Brock

117th Andy Robinson

138th James Wright

245th Ian Mitchell

Ladies Race 198 Runners

Mens Race 332 Runners

There is just one Peco Cross Country left. Roundhay Park 1/3/15. Everyone is welcome to “have a go”, have a chat with those who already have.

Eric



Peco X Country Race 4 – Details

The 4th Peco XC will take place February 8th at Bodington Hall on the OTLEY Rd, Leeds. Crucially Post code LS16 5P7.

The organiser has highlighted there will be parking problems CAR SHARE PLEASE.

Senior race is 4.5 miles over 2 laps.

Read ALL details at www.pecoxc.co.uk

If you Registered but not had a run yet heres your big chance to shine on a gently undulating course.