Lucy finishes runner-up in Cricklade half

LUCY Richens of Westbury Harriers finished runner-up in the Cricklade half marathon. Richens (pictured top left receiving her prize for winning the Dymock half) clocked a time of 85mins 28secs behind winner Shone Crombie-Hicks of Bourton with Avon Valley Runners’ Fiona Price third and lifting the Wiltshire title. Team Bath’s Stuart Henderson was crowned men’s Read more about Lucy finishes runner-up in Cricklade half[…]

Sizzling Jenny books her ticket for the World Championships

JENNY Jagger produced a superb performance to finish second British athlete in the Cardiff half marathon today. The Bristol & West AC runner (pictured receiving her medal today) smashed her personal best with a time of 73mins 01secs to not only claim the silver medal in the British Championships but also secure a place in Read more about Sizzling Jenny books her ticket for the World Championships[…]

Bristol & West’s silver ladies star in National road relays

THERE was also plenty for Bristol & West AC to celebrate at the National Road Relays on Saturday with the senior women finishing second in the four-stage event around Sutton Park, in Birmingham. The squad of Jasmine Finney, Charlotte Green, Kate Hulls (pictured) and Imogen Ainsworth ran superbly to claim the silver medals behind Swansea Read more about Bristol & West’s silver ladies star in National road relays[…]

Final stage drama sees Bristol & West drop out of the medals

THE finish of the men’s six stage race was even more dramatic for Bristol & West – as they saw victory cruelly snatched from their grasp. When Luke Evans took over on the sixth and final stage the club held a narrow lead following a brilliant middle section of the race when the combined efforts Read more about Final stage drama sees Bristol & West drop out of the medals[…]

Don’t forget the Oldbury 10

ENTRIES will be taken on the day for the Oldbury Power 10 miles road race on Sunday (10.30am). The race, which is organised by Thornbury Running Club, is held over a fast, flat road race, along quiet country lanes with the HQ at Oldbury Power Station. For full details see the website at: http://thornburyrunningclub.co.uk.

Pavey backs Rio Olympic trials move to Highgate

THE Highgate Harriers Night of the 10,000m PBs will take place next year on Saturday 21st May and will once again incorporate the British and England 10,000m Championships. For the first time, the event will also act as the British Athletics 10,000m trial race for the Olympic Games. The first British athlete past the post Read more about Pavey backs Rio Olympic trials move to Highgate[…]

Hall takes a breather – at the Loch Ness marathon!

BATH ultra distance runner Damian Hall turned his attention to the short stuff on Sunday and ran a new personal best of 2hr 40mins 28secs to finish ninth in the Baxter’s Loch Ness Marathon. The 39-year-old, who works as a freelance journalist and is a member of Corsham Running Club, recently finished 32nd and third Read more about Hall takes a breather – at the Loch Ness marathon![…]