South Yorkshire Road League Lodge Moor Results

Numbers are still available but please let Martin know if you want one 07916 659740 or get your number tomorrow from the track.  I will be at the track until about 6pm and back for 7pm.  The next race is on Wednesday 30 April  this week at Low Bradfield, this is a fast PB course.  Click here for details.

The Senior men’s team has moved up into third place and we are only about 2 and a half minutes behind Kimberworth in second place.

The vet men’s team has moved up from 8th to 5th place being about 5 minutes behind Penistone.

10314742_10151955723552084_5867410123914502077_nUnfortunately our ladies missed the start despite all best efforts.  They were DSCF4768allowed to set off 12 minutes after the race had started but as they were not familiar with the course they got lost and had to hitch a lift back after going on an adventure and getting a decent run in, we almost launched a search party!  We admire your spirit ladies and thank you for taking part.  Our ladies will still compete at the remaining races!

2014 Team results

Race 2 results

Position Time Name Cat
1 27:47 Bertie Houghton Man
7 28:44 Dean Watson Man
27 30:18 Andrew Siddle Man
51 32:12 Mick Page M60
56 32:25 Martin James Man
74 33:24 Richard Chandler M40
79 33:40 Adam Brailsford Man
94 34:11 Barry Gibson M45
105 34:31 Ben Elliot Man
112 34:56 Jonathan Buxton M45
135 35:48 Daz Downie Man
140 36:07 Peter Wade M55
144 36:36 Philip Bussey M65
238 41:50 Rose James L35

Yorkshire Track and Field Championships 2014

Email from Fiona Lancaster – Championship Secretary


Entry forms and information

Hi everyone,

There is a lot of important information included in this email, I’d be really grateful if you would read to the bottom and circulate it to everyone who may be interested.

Yorkshire Track and Field Championships 2014

The closing date is Friday 2nd May 2014. There is still plenty of time to post an entry.

I will be working at the West Yorkshire League match in Cleckheaton on Saturday 26th April all day, if you wish to hand me your entry I’ll be working in the announcer’s box. Continue reading

Results Update 27 April 2014 – Salford + Helmsley + Highland Fling 43 miles + Parkrun

Salford 10k – 18 April 2014

Well done to Dawn and Eddie Fletcher who ran great times in this 10k, Edie said “Salford 10k done on Good Friday, first 10k in over 2 years – I had forgotten how to race!!!. 38 mins, 47 secs, . . . I’l take that for my opener – easy week or so now then down to some serious structured training!“.  We look forward to seeing how you get on in the coming months!

Place Name Cat Club Perf% Time
1 Michael Aspinall M Tipton Harriers 89.75 00:30:03
44 Jessica Coulson F Stockport Harriers 87.56 00:34:10
96 Eddie Fletcher M50 Doncaster AC 80.04 00:38:47
97 Dawn Fletcher F50 Doncaster AC 65.12 00:54:17

Helmsley 10k – 20 April 2014

1487442_10203119387681992_116570983497738529_nMark Higham run the Helmsley 10k hilly multi terrain 10k race finishing with a time of 39:54 in 23rd place.

Paul Brown also ran finishing with a time of 50:12 in 169th place.  Well done guys.

The race was won by Mike Burrett of Leeds City AC in 33:18.

368 runners finished the race. Continue reading

YDL Upper Fixture 1 – Sunday 27th April 2014

Youth Development League (Upper)

Fixture 1 – Sunday 27th April 2014

At Kingdom Athletics, Pitreavie, KY11 8PP

Travel Arrangements

What To Take – This is common sense, but please include:

  • Comfortable clothing suitable for an athletics match
  • Appropriate nightwear
  • Towels, toiletries, etc
  • DAC vests & club kit, spikes, skins, etc
  • Medication if appropriate

Medications, Health & Injuries

Due to the age of the athletes it is assumed that they are responsible enough to monitor their own prescription medicines. Managers are not allowed to administer medication unless they have the express & written permission of the athlete’s parent. This includes aspirin, paracetamol and ibuprofen. There are several first aiders available that can deal with minor ailments and emergency first aid.

Saturday 26th April

We will leave the Premier Inn (Yorkshire Outlet) car park by coach at 11am, making a comfort break during the journey before arriving at the hotel early evening.

Premier Inn (Bathgate), Livingston, EH48 1LQ

There is a Toby Carvery nearby where we will probably be taking an evening meal, athletes must pay for this separately.

Sunday 27th April    

Breakfast will be provided at the hotel and paid for by DAC.

A handful of earlier event athletes will travel to the meeting at approximately 9am by car. The main group will leave the hotel at 10am for the 25/30 minute journey to the track. During the match, water and sandwiches will be provided by DAC.

We will leave the track as soon as the meeting finished (around 6.15pm) for home.

There will be a brief comfort stop on the way down before arriving at Doncaster at approximately midnight.

Terry Winmill              (07706 986818)

Elaine Scott                 (07546 244361)

Sharon Langton          (07909 857712)

Your membership and competition licence must be up to date to compete in any league.

Results Update 20 April 2014 – Parkrun

  Doncaster Parkrun – 19 April 2014

A new record attendance (probably) by Doncaster AC runners with 24 DAC athletes taking part.DSCF4012

Congratulations to Callum and Emily for being first man and Lady to finish, both were close to getting the course record! A great team effort from our younger athletes!

Callum and Phillip were the highest Age Graded to finish 80.83 and 80.22%

PB’s for Callum (over 20 seconds), Nishan (over 1 minute), Rhys (nearly 2 Continue reading