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Weekly Roundup 30 May 2016

The weeks and months of training for marathons and half marathons came to fruition this weekend. In Edinburgh, runners were pleased that last year’s conditions didn’t prevail again. It was still a little warm but it didn’t stop Tony Thorley achieving an impressive new PB of 3hours 40min. Paula Plowman…

Weekly Roundup 23 May 2016

The Crazy Cow 10k starting on Avenham Park attracted nearly 600 runners on bright sunny morning. The atmosphere was one of great fun as well as keen competition with strong turn outs from the two Blackburn clubs and of course 40 Red Rose Road Runners. Simon Croft finally got a…

Weekly Roundup 8th May 2016

The feature event for Red Rose Road Runners this week was the Blacksticks Blue 10K race at Whitechapel which was one of the 8 races featured in the annual club championship competition. 68 club members completed the race with many fine performances on a hot Sunday morning. First home for…

Weekly Roundup 2 May 2016

Red Rose Road Runner Dave Brunton took on a massive challenge this weekend. His challenge was complete the Thames Path 100 mile event without sleep. Raising money for Galloway’s Society for the Blind and magnificently supported by wife Jackie and daughter Jess Dave had to battle the elements all day…