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Ryde Harriers Cross Country Series 2018 By Sue Clerkin

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I was told that the Ryde Harriers Cross Country series, had the tradition of running “proper” cross-country courses and described as a ‘mudfest’, and that this year’s new course out towards Nunwell House has already gained popularity compared to previous courses, with its interesting new feature ‘Screaming Woman Wood’ and some of the old favours […]

Captain’s Report – January 2018

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January has been a rather busy and very muddy month. It started off with the Hampshire cross country championships and the league fixture at Prospect park, in which Les Cupis performed very well and came home with 1st Vet 55. We managed to field full teams for both events, but our numbers weren’t as high […]

Captains Report for December 2017

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Captain’s Report – December December saw us tackle some wet, chilly, hilly,…crazy runs over the festive season. The Chilly Hilly certainly lived up to its name this year as conditions were very stormy. The wind was gusting at 80mph with freezing cold rain driving right into our eyeballs. Suffice to say we all thoroughly enjoyed […]

Captain’s Report – November 2017

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November has been a busy month with the 2nd HXCL fixture, two HRRL races, and a host of other races. Peter Young performed very well in the Leeds Abbey Dash 10km again this year, clamming 1st Vet 70, and even beat the time of the 1st vet 65. There was a record turnout of 16 […]

Captain’s Report for September and October

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Captain’s Report – September Hey there folks,we have done a double whammy for you this time, September and October all in one!! it will be Christmas before we know it. well done to all that have taken part in races during these months. We have had Marathons, Halfs,10ks, 5miles. Fell running on the Island…and in […]

61ST I.O.W Marathon 2017 by Terry Smith

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I have been asked by our club captain to share my experience of the IOW Marathon. So, how did my race all come about? The good old fashioned new year’s resolution had struck on this one. The resolution was to lose weight, I was a fairly hefty 96kg in January this year, which is a […]

Captain’s Report – August 2017

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Peter Young started off the month with an outstanding performance in the European Masters Championship Half Marathon, bring home the gold. Peter has been training hard at the track for over a year and it has certainly payed off, it just goes to show you are never too old to be fast. Myself and Rodney […]