PECO XC Relays & Season Presentations

We had an excellent representation for the club today at the XC Relays at Barnbow fields.

In the inter-league competition between PECO XC and WYXC, the PECO league won by 4 points to 2.

We entered 6 teams and had Rhona Cameron running in the league representative F50+ vets team. So 19 runners in all.

We also had great support as usual from Emma Jane, the Bromley family, Bal & Mr Bal & the ever present Eric.

What is even better is that our team of Laura Hogg, Hannah Lee and Alyson Glover won the Female Open category!

On top of that our team of Robert Pratt, Alan Brydon and Andrew Cross won the Male Open category!

This is a great achievement for both teams.

The club gazebo came in very useful when the heavens opened during leg 3 and runners and spectators ran for shelter from a heavy hail storm.

In the season presentations the Ladies collected their runners up trophy and John Hutchinson won the M65 2nd place. Well done to the ladies and to John.

Photos from the relays and presentations can be viewed here

Kirkstall Success at the Sport Relief Parkrun Relays

We had 3 teams running in the relays at Hyde Park parkrun today. They were:

Charlies Angels: Paul Miller, Alyson Glover, Sam Broome
The good, the bad & the ugly: Alan Brydon, Rhona Cameron, Malcolm Taylor
The Three Musketeers : Chris Glover, Hikari Yamaguchi, Becky Dwyer

The Charlie’s Angels team came in first place and won the Sport Relief “Foot” trophy. Well done to all.

Had there been a prize for fancy dress, we would have come 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

For photos click here

Bradford 10k (Sunday 16 March)

We had 8 members running in the flat 10k today. Two were first 10ks and Jim Nundy earned himself a new PB.

Our results below. For full results click here

Pos Name Chip Time Cat
85  Robert Pratt  0:39:57  MSen Fisrt 10k
327  Richard Thomas  0:46:48  M50
454  James Nundy  0:48:53  MSen PB
594  Dominika Malinowska  0:51:25  FSen First 10k
648  Peter Hey  0:51:54  M60
1034  Graham Fisher  0:58:16  M40
1305  Ian Brown  1:06:34  M60
1435  Isaac Dell  1:16:17  M50


Temple Newsam Parkrun – Purple Takeover

A very successful takeover of the parkrun hosting at Temple Newsam today by our own members.

Thanks to Sam for organising and all those members who came along to do a job or run in purple.

Thanks also, to all those park runners who wore something purple for this special day.

It was a very good turn out of 170 runners.

For photos click here