Woodcote 10k

After your Christmas indulgences, you might consider entering the Woodcote 10k on Sunday 10th January. This is a charity country road run starting in the village of Woodcote just north of Reading. Its organisers Pangbourne Rotary, claim it is "the toughest 10K in the South Chilterns". For further details see their website at www.woodcote10k.org.uk

 

Discovery Run – Petworth Park, West Sussex – 30 May 2015

 

  • 5k, 10k and half marathon distances
  • 1.5km Discovery fun run for kids
  • Refreshments
  • Sports festival
  • Music
  • Retail

Details of the routes have just been announced. Please click this link if you are interested in finding out more: www.thediscoveryrun.com.

Any questions please get in touch, we look forward to seeing you there.

Many thanks,

Sally

Discovery Run Team

T 01276 427990

E info@thediscoveryrun.com

 

 

Don’t forget to go to Crabtree. This Saturday 13th July 2013

Crabtree Course Map

We will be using the Crabtree course on July 13th and October 5th, due to the War Memorial park being used by others. Please put these dates in your diary and remind your friends and relatives on the appropriate days.

 

Tadley 10k – July 7th

The Tadley 10k race will take place on Sunday 7th July 2013, 11.00am at
the Hurst Leisure Centre, Brimpton Road, Baughurst, Tadley, Hampshire, RG26
5NL. Now in its 19th year the Tadley 10K has grown from its modest
beginnings of fewer than 100 entrants/finishers in 1995 to nearly 350 entrants and
close to 300 finishers.

The course is a single loop of 10k over quiet, pretty country lanes on the
Hampshire – Berkshire borders. The course is accurately measured and is
well marked and marshalled. There are drinks stations at approx 5K, 7.5K and
at the finish.
Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 men and first 3 ladies, regardless
of age, plus the first finisher outside of the first 3 in the following
age/gender categories: M40, M50, M60, F35, F45 and F55. As a momento of the
event a good quality 100% polyester technical T-shirt will be awarded to all
finishers.
Finally, there will be a cash prize of £50 awarded for a course record.
These are currently 31.37 for men and 35.53 for ladies.
Entry Fees:
£8.00 ARC or EA attached
£10.00 unattached
£1.00 extra on the day
You can download the postal entry form from our website
_www.tadleyrunners.co.uk_ (http://www.tadleyrunners.co.uk) , or enter via the
following
websites; RunnersWorld, Active UK, or Running Diary. Entries are also accepted
on the day. Why not turn up on 7th July 2013 and take this opportunity to
run this 10Km.

 

Hart Road Runners Lord Wandsworth Cross Country Series


The first race of this season’s HRR Lord Wandsworth cross country series at Lord Wandsworth College, Long Sutton, is on Sunday 4th November.  There are races for all ages, from 600m for the under 9s to 8km for adults.  Come along and run, bring your family and friends – young or old – you don’t have to be a member of any club to take part.  Each race costs just £2.50 for juniors/students and £5 for UKA affiliated adults/£7 unaffiliated.  The tea and cake is always popular with spectators (on sale in aid of Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice) and every runner gets a free cake!  For more details email ali.wigg@ntlworld.com or look on http://www.hartroadrunners.co.uk/ and click on Cross Country.

 

Tadley Runners – local races


10 Mile

The 10 Mile race will take place on Sunday 14th October 2012, 10am at the Hurst Community College, Brimpton Road, Baughurst, Tadley, Hampshire, RG26 5NL.

Now in its 7th year the Tadley 10 Mile has grown from its modest beginnings of 71 entrants and 59 finishers in 2006 to nearly 300 entrants and 250 finishers.

The course is a single loop of 10 miles over quiet, pretty country lanes on the Hampshire –Berkshire borders. The course is accurately measured and is well marked and marshalled. There are drinks stations at approx 3, 6 and 8 miles ands at the finish.

The Race HQ is at the Hurst Leisure Centre where there are ample parking and changing facilities and an on-site caterer.

Trophies & Prizes

Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 men and first 3 ladies plus the first finisher in the following age/gender categories: M40, M50, M60, F35, F45 and F55. A memento of the event will also be awarded to all finishers.

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, Alton Sports, there will be spot prizes worth up to £100 of sports goods given to random finishing positions.

Finally, there will be a cash prize of £50 awarded for a course record. These are currently 54:05 for men and 60:16 for ladies.

Entry Fees:

£10.00  ARC or EA attached

£12.00 unattached

£1.00 extra on the day

For entry deails see http://www.tadleyrunners.co.uk/welcome-to-tadley-runners/our-races/10m/

 

Xmas XC

The Xmas XC 5.3 Mile race will take place on Sunday 2nd December 2012, 11am at the Hurst Community College, Brimpton Road, Baughurst, Tadley, Hampshire, RG26 5NL

Now in its 23rd year this event has been going from strength to strength in recent years. Run entirely off-road on a private estate. This is a classic British cross-country course of about 5.3 miles over fields, woodland footpaths and bridleways with a couple of streams to cross.

The Race HQ is at the Hurst Leisure Centre, where there are ample parking, changing and shower facilities and catering.

Please note that the start/finish is 10–15 minutes walk/jog from Race HQ, allow sufficient time to get there.

 

Trophies & Prizes

Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 men and first 3 ladies plus the first finisher in the following age/gender categories: M40, M50, M60, F35, F45 and F55. A memento of the event will also be awarded to all finishers.

Free hot soup will be served to all runners back at Race HQ after the event. Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, Alton Sports, there will be spot prizes worth up to £100 of sports goods given to random finishing positions.

Finally, there will be a cash prize of £50 awarded for a course record. These are currently 30:41 for men and 34:01 for ladies.

Entry Fees:

£7.00  ARC or EA attached

£9.00 unattached

£1.00 extra on the day

for more details and how to enter visit http://www.tadleyrunners.co.uk/welcome-to-tadley-runners/our-races/xmas-xc/

 

Basingstoke & Andover Orienteers (BADO)

Do you fancy doing something a bit different to get fit and learn new skills?

Basingstoke & Andover Orienteers (BADO) are launching a weekly club night every Wednesday at 7.00pm to 8.30pm starting on 25 January.
 
Have fun and get fit with activities to help you learn a variety of orienteering skills.
 
No experience is necessary; suitable for all fitness levels, ages and abilities.
Everyone welcome including families and individuals.
 
Cost: adults £2 children/students £1, families £5
 
Please check out the details on http://www.bado.org.uk/clubnight.php
 
We have landed a first class coach in Bernie Fowler who has vast experience in orienteering and general fitness coaching, both to individuals and to family groups. We have also secured the use of Costello College which is an ideal venue for this type of venture.
 
The indoor hall is perfect for indoor activities and the grounds seem purpose built for both orienteering training as well as general fitness exercises. Added to that the College lies right next to The War Memorial Park which has already been mapped and has held small orienteering events in the past.
 
For further details call David on 07973 263548
 
Hope to see you there!
 
All the Best
 
David Watkins
BADO
Club Captain
07973263548
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