Race Reports

Red Rose News

At last week’s New Longton 10k, we had a great turnout and some excellent performances. In 5th place, Phil Marsden ran 36.22 to take 1st V45 with Dave Parkinson 1st V50 in 37.58. Our next runners were James Darkin 41.45, Chris Bibby 41.57, Andrew Stell 44.06, Andrew Doublett 44.59, Pete…

Red Rose News

The main event for Red Rose this weekend was the 32nd Roddlesworth Roller, a well established 9k undulating and scenic multi-terrain race around Abbey Village. Our first runner home in 9th place was Simon Croft in 34.58. Stuart Smith had a great run finishing in 39.43 well clear of a…

Red Rose News

Scott Jackson took part in the Chester Ultra. Weather conditions forced organisers to revise the route due to another storm. In spite of this the course was still 44 miles. Scott was placed a well earned 30th. Two brave U11 Boys took part at the Lancaster cross country. Archie Finch…

Red Rose News

There was a good turnout from RRRR for the Blackburn Winter Warmer 10k.This popular, well organised event by Blackburn Road Runners always provides a stern test for the runners but the weather was mainly dry and good for the runners. Jill Jefferson picked up the F60 prize with a time…

Red Rose News

Well done to these 4 rosebuds at Avenham junior parkrun today- and a special shout out to Jack who earned his half marathon wristband for 11 parkruns. Tegan Bentley won her full marathon distance wristband. Abigail toured to Kew Woods on Saturday and completed the 5k parkrun there. The main…

Red Rose News

The main road race for Red Rose this weekend was the Garstang 10K. Each year this provides everyone with a benchmark time for the following months. This year overnight rain gave way to cool but favourable conditions. Our success came in both team and individual prizes. Matt Holmes posted yet…

Red Rose News

At the Worden Festive 5K Matthew Holmes was third home in 17.32 with Gary Corcoran taking a top ten place in 19.11. Samantha Edwards was placed second female in 21.35. A large turnout saw some excellent times. Craig Goldsworthy 22.28, John Wood 22.29, Simon Winster23.18, Steven Moon22.58, Nikoletta Hudak 23.43,…