Results update 4 February 2019 – Dewsbury 10k, Mickleden Straddle Fell Race and parkruns

The first event of our 2019 club championships is this week at Doncaster Parkrun, 9 February.

The Norton 9 is nearly full, this is in the other category and the race is on 3 March 2019. Click here to enter.

Mickleden Straddle Fell Race – 3 February 2019

Well done to Mariusz and Justyna Felczerek who took part in their first fell race, the Mickleden Straddle. “This as 14.3 miles long with 2431 ft ascent and was a fantastic mix of snow ice and mud with a pinch of glorious sun and the local Ale on the finish line, that was our first Fell Run Race and was fantastic” wrote Mariusz

Mariusz finished in 2:03:29, 19th Overall and Justyna finished with 2:39:42 134 overall and 17th woman.

Dewsbury 10k – 3 February 2019

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Results update 28 January 2019 – Grim up north, Ferriby 10, DAC Time Trial, Waterways 30, parkruns

2019 DAC Club Championships – Click here!!!

Grim up North Holme PierrePoint – 20 January 2019

Well done to Sharron Maughan (Guided by Sally Wheelhouse) for covering 30 miles in 5:55:35.

Pick N Mix Movies – 26 January 2019

Lots of different distances, Becky HB completed the 12 marathons in 12 months challenge, this is an amazing achievement and we know Becky will go on to do some amazing races this year. Jennifer ran her first marathon which is amazing, Marie had a great run covering an ultra 32.8 miles. Well done Jeannette getting some great miles in:

Event DistanceNameTime
Marathon Becky Henry-Brown 5:11:50
Marathon Jennifer Muscroft 5:36:05
32.8 Miles Marie Louise Taylor 5:38:30
16.4 Miles Jeannette Walters 4:34:04

Waterways 30 – 26 January 2019

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Results update 24/01/19 – Essar four villages half marathon and parkruns

Couple of results missing from this week to follow on next report.

Essar four villages half marathon – 20 January 2019

I had a stressful tiring week leading up to the race and considered not going.  The forecast was for a cold morning, 4 degrees C, no wind and rain was a possibility.  All this was correct and the rain was not too bad.  This race is on a similar scale as Brass Monkey although it does not fill up as fast.  It was a 2 hour drive from Doncaster, and then a park and ride to the start.

I kept dry in the club house and then did a short warm up, got on the start line and we were off.  The first 5 miles were done in 29:48 and I got to 10k in 37:15.  The race was undulating and climbed from about 4 miles to about 10.5 miles, sometimes quite difficult climbs.  Then a fast downhill finish.

It would have been nice to go sub 80 but I got 80:18.  The garmin track was slightly long with an extra 100m covered.  A nice race, quite different to Brass Monkey.

Parkruns – 19 January 2019

Well done to Becky and Angie for organizing the most amazing trip, on Saturday 19 January about 50 members left Doncaster at 4am and hopped on a plane to Dublin to do Malahide Parkrun. All looking very smart in the hoodie sorted by Andy Breeze.

Sam Carson wrote “What an amazing day yesterday was! I have no words to describe it! The best people, lots of laughs til our faces hurt, lots of singing and dancing and drinking. Thank you all who made it so special and thank you Becky HB and Angie Clarke for organising such a legendary trip ❤ my throat may hurt and my legs don’t work but I’d do it all again!!! “

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Northern Cross Country Championships – 26 January 2019

Wishing all our athletes a great race, our club tent will be available and that is where you should collect your numbers from.

Click here for the event information programme

U20 Women – Molly Butterworth – Pen 36

U13 Girls – Julia Stubbs – Pen 105

U17 Men – Conner Anderson, Joe Warren – Pen 48

U13 Boys – Hugo Cullen – Pen 75

U15 Girls – Sophie James, Millie Purchase – Pen 103

U15 Boys – Adam Allam, Henry Cullen, Jack Pell, Edward Phillips – Pen 65

U20 Men – Joseph Phillips – Pen 100

Senior Ladies – Joanne Breeze, Rose James, Jane Purchase – Pen 29

Senior Men – Paul Bond, Steve Fox, Martin James, Mark Webster – Pen 100

Event Information
Northern Athletics Cross Country Championships
Timetable
11.00     Under 17 Women’s Championship     5 Km

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Saturday Junior Club

I have to inform you that the Saturday Junior Club will not be held

On Saturday 2nd February due to First Aid and Defibrillator Training

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Any queries contact Pam on 07801969895

Results update 14 January 2019 – Brass Monkey Half, Langsett Loop and parkruns

Brass Monkey Half Marathon – 13 January 2019

One of those races that fills up in minutes, you snooze you lose.

With 40mph winds forecast it did not look like a morning for PB’s so well done to James Osborne who wan a PB and broke 80 minutes for the first time and well done to Simon Jennings who also ran a PB.

Wishing Tom and Janet a speedy recovery, Tom pulled up at about 5 miles so thanks to the marshal who drove him to the finish.

Well done to all our runners.

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