Results update 29 November 2015 – Barnsley 10k and parkruns

Please give Martin James names if you want to run in the Yorkshire, Humberside, Northern or National cross country championships!  Posting the Yorkshire entries this week!

We need marshalls for the SY Cross Country at Campsall Sunday 13th December, will need help from 7.30am to set up the course and from 10.30am for marshaling, thanks!

Barnsley 10k – 29 November 2015

I wish I had run myself today, joining the 9 Doncaster AC runners who took part.  A fantastic run for Simon Wright finishing in 4th place, conditions were tough with the strong winds.

4 SIMON WRIGHT    35:27    35:27 DONCASTER AC M50
140 MARTIN WILKINSON    45:11    45:06 DONCASTER AC M40
261 ALLAN CARSON    49:20    48:21 DONCASTER AC M50
320 MARK WEBSTER 50:59 50:01 **NEW MEMBER** M40
321 TREVOR LAMBERT    51:00    50:01 DONCASTER AC M55
376 SHARON CARSON    52:42    51:42 DONCASTER AC F50
590 JOANNE (JODY) BREEZE 1:00:37    59:38 DONCASTER AC F40
619 BRIDGET BOUTTELL 1:02:06 1:01:22 DONCASTER AC F50
693 CLAIRE WILSON 1:09:40 1:09:21 DONCASTER AC F35

Parkruns – 28 November 2015 Continue reading

Cross Country Championships 2016

We have some exciting competitions in the new year, the Yorkshire / Humberside, Northern and National Cross Country Championships.  As a club our support of these events has been growing over recent years and they are all within 90 minutes of Doncaster.

I need you to come forward and let me know if you want to enter these events!

Please give me an envelope with Martin James written on it and the events you want me to enter you in, please provide on the envelope your full name, dob, age group for cross country, phone number, address, UKA number (and ensure this is paid up).  Please provide £5 for each event.  On completion of the events I will provide a list to the club who competed and the money will be refunded on request.

I have not found much information as yet about the events and I don’t know the closing dates.

Humberside – 10 January 2015

Entries to be posted 17 December 2015.  Event details here.

Yorkshire – 9 January 2016 10:30 to 15:30 – Lightwater Valley

Entries to be posted on Friday 4 December 2015Event Details here.

Northern – 30 January 2016 – Witton Park, Blackburn

Entries to be made 31 December 2015, information here

National – 27 February 2016 – Donington

Entries to be made 31 December 2015, information here

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Results update 23 November 2015 – Wimbledon and Clowne Half, Normanby adventure race and parkruns

Ferriby 10 open for entries – filling up fast (Over half full in only a few days, don’t miss out!) – https://www.sportsentrysolutions.co.uk/new_race_page.php?recordID=805

Please give Martin James names if you want to run in the Yorkshire, Humberside, Northern or National cross country championships!

Wimbledon Half Marathon – 22 November 2015

Karen Lynch ran this race finishing in 356th place with a time of 1:49:31, well done Karen!  Karen said “Took till 8 miles to thaw out, the pain in my hands and feet I almost pulled out. But I didn’t 👍 according to my watch I was 13 secs from a PB.. Happy with that.”

Clowne Half Marathon – 22 November 2015

Well done to Sabastian Lebkuchen who finished in 74th place with a time of 1:31:45.

Normanby Hall Adventure Race – 22 November 2015 Continue reading

South Yorkshire Cross Country – Cannon Hall Results 15 November 2015

The final fixture in the South Yorkshire Cross Country League is hosted by Doncaster AC at Campsall Country Park on 13 December so please make this if you can.  If your not running we will need lots of marshals please.

Please give Martin James names if you want to run in the Yorkshire, Humberside, Northern or National cross country championCaptureships!

Another fantastic turnout on what turned out to be good conditions after a poor weather forecast. Another well run able course which was different from previous years taking out the river crossing and more hills.

A total of 45 Doncaster AC athletes ran, with athletes in every age group all giving 100% effort.  Full set of photos here. Continue reading

Results update 15 November 2015 – Masters Cross Country, Leeds Abby Dash and Parkruns

Ferriby 10 open for entries – filling up fast (Over half full in only a few days, don’t miss out!) – https://www.sportsentrysolutions.co.uk/new_race_page.php?recordID=805

Please give Martin James names if you want to run in the Yorkshire, Humberside, Northern or National cross country championships!

Druids Way Challenge Ultra – 6, 7 and 8 November 2015

Martin James was pleased to finish in 9th place on his first event of this type, day 1 was 29 miles, day to 27 miles and to finish with 28 miles on day 3.  Click here for full report.

British and Irish Masters Cross Country – 14 NovembeCapturer 2015

Well done to Mick Page who ran in the open race, finishing in 19th place from a field of 59 runners, with a time of 24:54.

Leeds Abbey Dash – 15 November 2015

Lots of positive news stories and great results from this event, but we would like to wish a speedy recovery to two of our most dedicated athletes Stuart Bartley and Janet Kerry.  Both were running amazing races well inside PB time but they were unable to finish, take care both of you.

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Time Trial 17 November 2015

Road Runners time trial Tuesday 17 November 2015.  The handicap start times can be found here.  The clock starts at 6:30pm, so if your down as 0:00 you go at 6:30pm.  If your handicap is 11:00 you go 11 minutes after the start time so 6:41pm etc…

This will save you hanging about in the cold, just make sure if you go for a run you are back to the start 5 minutes before your start time.

We will be issuing numbers from 6pm and for the rest of this seasons time trials you will keep the number.