Due to unforeseen circumstances Emma will be coaching at the Club 2/11/17 rather than 26/10/17.
All those members wishing to run in the first PECO event at Nostell Priory please Register with me by November 10th 2017.
If you cannot run at Race 1 I need your details and £3 payment by November 24th 2017 so you can run at the second event which is at Temple Newsam on December 10th 2017.
To Enter the PECO races please pay £3 for your number, Preferably by Bank Transfer to the Striders Account. Account No, 11295985
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If its not possible to do this please see me at the Club on Tuesday nights,
Once again we will be doing Car Sharing to Races. Any query’s email@example.com and at Club Tuesday nights.
Tonight’s session will be held on the Grass at the Cricket Club. It will be mainly an Endurance session.
Our Social Reps have added some important details to the Social event page regarding the Curry Night and Xmas Party – please see the updated page here.
Tonights session will Shallow hills on road. Meet at Fairfield Mount at the bottom of Aspin Park Drive.
Whilst we work on rounding up the last 4 weeks of results, we wanted to make sure that we got todays out asap…..
Striding out in York
Striders were well represented at the Yorkshire Marathon festival based in York on Sunday. The event comprised of a Marathon and a 10 mile event based at the University of York.
Jonny Chadwick was the first of eight Striders across the line, recording a time of 03:30:45. Simon Rider was next in 03:37:12 and he was joined on the course by Graham Yare (04:03:21), Sean Brennan (04:08:35), Lisa Harrison (04:28:05), Mark Taylor (04:42:31), Mark Shelton (05:25:02) and Gemma Harding (05:27:11).
In the 10 mile event, Julian Carr finished in a time of 01:24:49 to just beat his goal of 01:25:00. Following Julian was Georgina Townsend, who secured a personal best time of 01:25:57 over the 10 mile distance. Just over 10 minutes later was Sarah Hill who clocked 01:36:24 and she was joined by Kate James 4 minutes later after she completed the course in 01:40:41.
Running with Royalty
At the London Royal Parks Half Marathon, Tom Calvert just missed out on a top 50 spot with his finish time of 01:22:11 placing him 59th out of a total of 16,455 participants. Niamh Falconer just dipped into the top 2000 and recorded a half marathon personal best with a time of 01:42:58.
We have lots of other results to bring you from the last four weeks and these should be on the website in a few days time.
If there any members who want to compete in this event please supply the following to me by 13/10/2017. £15, which would cover the 2 races after that as well + your Date of Birth and URN number(Formerly known as your UKA License number. Thanks Eric
To participate in The Peco Cross Country League please ensure you have an URN number( formerly known as your UKA license number). For those of you who do not have one or have other membership enquiries please contact Steve Morris, Membership Secretary at the Club or by E mail to firstname.lastname@example.org The Ist Peco race is November 26th at Nostell Priory near Pontefract
Do give the Peco Xc country a try, races are normally around 5 mile, mainly local–Leeds area, inexpensive to enter, food available after and great fun. Go Striders.
Tonights session will be hills. Start point, bottom of Castle Ings. Thanks Eric
The event was a huge success with a record number of participants and a new Womens course record.
Congratulations to all who participated and a big thanks to all of the volunteers.
Bring on the 2018 event!