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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…

Rivington Trail Run

It was the inaugural Rivington 10 mile trail race on Sunday 24th April at 10am, there was a slight breeze and a bit of a chill in the air with 205 runners anxiously waiting. The start included 12 members of Red Rose Road Runners. After a brief introduction, the race…

Weekly Roundup 25 April 2016

The London Marathon was the highlight of many runners’ year at the weekend. Karl Hodgson ran another magnificent time of 2.55.58 in a well judged race only weeks after his Manchester success. The real headline must go to Jill Jefferson for her brilliant performance. Her halfway split was 1.39 and…