Championship Cross Country Entries Submitted

Please check the below table, if you asked me to enter you and your not on the list contact me on 07916 659740.

The “E” after the name means entry made.  If your name is green then thank you for paying – its £5 per event which is returnable after completion.  If the name is red then please get the cash to Martin James (in an envelope with your name on) this week (Tuesday, Thursday or on Saturday 9th at the Yorkshire Cross Country Championships).

Click here to see the full entry list for the Northern.

Click here to see the full entry list for National.


Parkrun 2015 Final Report

For all the parkrun addicts, on New Years day some local events are going ahead (Not Doncaster) – Barnsley 9am.  Pontefract 9am.  Nostell Priory 10:30am.  So you can do two!  Of course Saturday the 2nd is back to normal at 9am.

Stats for 2015 – click here for the full details

A total of 230 members of Doncaster AC ran one or more parkruns.  The 230 members ran a total of 1213 parkruns.  Many photos can be found here.

We have had runners take part all over the UK, Europe, Africa, New Zealand and Australia (Including one runner this week).

The top 5 sorted by Age Grade are:  Caroline Wheelhouse (91.22%), Mick Page (84.94%), Simon Wright (83.18%), Phil Bussey (82.20%) and Rosmary Armstrong (81.24%).

The most proliferate parkrunners have been Paul Brown (46), Bill Topping and Simon Hunter (32), Martin Boyd (31) and Trevor Lambert (29).


George on Christmas day, photo by Georgia Kees

The five fastest ladies were Molly Butterworth (19:30), Joanne Goodier (19:52), Georgina Weston (20:06), Caroline Wheelhouse (20:07) and Nicola Devine (20:40).

The five fastest men were George Phillips (17:01 – Set on Christmas Day), Thomas Morris (17:13), Jonathan Frary (17:34), Simon Wright (17:44) and Rhys Gibson (17:45).

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