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Abominable Snowman Tough 10 2018

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The week between Christmas and New Year when we all identified with Bill Murray in Groundhog Day, when we attempted to justify eating a month’s worth of food in a few days, when ‘one’ Quality Street ends up being ‘one tin’ and when it was perfectly acceptable to alternate a mouthful of something unrecognisable wrapped […]

Captain’s report for December 2018

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  Captain’s Report – December 2018 Hello there, Here are the results for December 2018 . Results for Might contain nuts Brecon ultra 42m 1st December   Les Cupis 09:30:00 (18th overall) Results for HXCL Popham Airfield 1st December Ken Beak 00:47:19 Natalie Rose 00:35:33 Results for The Christmas Tree Challenge 2nd December Laurie Woodford […]

Captain’s Report – November 2018

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In November we had our annual dinner & dance, congratulations to everyone that won prizes. Results for Oakhaven Forest Half Marathon 4th November Catherine Young               01:47:40   Results for Off the Tarmac ultra 30m 10th November Les Cupis                             05:00:50 (8th overall) Results for Sugar Loaf Fell run 10th November Nigel Eldridge                    00:56:24 Jimi Eldridge                       01:03:13 […]

Victory 5, Christmas Trees, XC & Fells!

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December 2018 arrived in style with an inflatable reindeer called Brian and a fair bit of rain for the Harriers last weekend (1st, 2nd) as we were spread far and wide across the country. Saturday saw club cross country runners Nat Rose and Ken Beak compete in the HXCL Popham Airfield Race, while Sunday brought […]

Gosport Half Marathon 2018

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Gosport Half Marathon – 18/11/2018 Alarms went off at ‘You’ve Got To Be Kidding Me’ o’clock (or 05:45) on Sunday 18th November when dedicated members of our beloved running club dragged themselves out of bed to travel across the water for the 13.1 miles of the notoriously cold and breezy Gosport Half Marathon.       […]

The 62nd Isle of Wight Marathon 2018 – A collaboration of participants

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  Aaron McGrath – Wootton Bridge Runners Co-Ordinator: Wootton Bridge Runners, known locally as WBR, had a run away success at the 62nd Isle of Wight Marathon. An early morning with heavy rain and the knowledge that the medals (bling) wouldn’t be available at the finish line, didn’t dampen the spirits of the 7 eager […]

Calculation of Handicap Target Times.

Several members were asking how the Handicap calculations work, so I thought I would type up a little explanatory note. If a member has never run the Handicap previously, they will be given a target time based on their pace achieved in other club runs: After running the Handicap for the first time, the time […]