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Month: October 2010

Saturday 23rd October – Yorkshire Veterans Road Relays @ Ilkley

Saturday 23rd October – Yorkshire Veterans Road Relays @ Ilkley

Our thanks to Ilkley Harriers for again hosting this year’s Yorkshire Veterans Road Relays. Although 2.9 miles, the course was a few metres longer course than last year. Pictured are Mark Hall (left) and Andrew Robertshaw (right) as part of the MV35 team which finished third overall in the category in 69.55 behind Hallamshire (65.42) and Ilkley (68.26). Times: Mark Hall (16.29), Simon Anderson (18.35), Julian Mawson (17.52) and Andrew Robertshaw (16.59). The OAC MV40 team finished seventh overall in…

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Sunday 17th October – Tui 10km Palma Majorca (Esp)

Sunday 17th October – Tui 10km Palma Majorca (Esp)

Report from Jack Robertshaw: The annual October European OAC club member run was in Majorca this year as part of the Tui Marathon. It is open to all members and Palma was chosen because there is a 10km, a Half and full Marathon on offer. Only Peter and Ursula McGouran, Colin Best, Kath and myself ran this year but we were joined by five Wetherby Runners. Ursula had found an excellent hotel in Can Pastilla which is about 7km out…

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Sunday 17th October – Bridlington Half Marathon

Sunday 17th October – Bridlington Half Marathon

From bridlingtonrr and with results here, the race was won by Andrew Pearson (Longwood) in 67.18. For OAC, Mark Hall finished seventh (and first MV50 and YVAA Champion) in 76.09 which is also a Club Record for MV45 and MV50. Also for OAC, Mick Jeffrey finished 122nd (94.25), Matt Podd 132nd (95.13), Phil Robinson 166th (97.56), Howard Jeffrey 220th (101.08), Billy Rayner 264th (104.23 – a pb by 3 minutes 15 seconds) and Julie Dorling in her first race as…

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Sunday 17th October – The Bradford City Run 10

Sunday 17th October – The Bradford City Run 10

From tdl results, the Half Marathon race was won by Michael Delmonte (Bradford Airedale) in 73.07. Ian Broadbent reports, “Hi, I ran the Bradford Half Marathon finishing 305th overall in 112.31 (chip time). For some reason they haven’t listed me as OAC. I couldn’t make it to Brid but for anyone wanting to try Bradford it’s a tough hilly course, climbs from city centre up to Denholme – definitely challenging, well for me anyway”. Also for OAC, Sara Richard finished…

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Sunday 10th October – Complete Runner Cross-Country @ Guiseley

Sunday 10th October – Complete Runner Cross-Country @ Guiseley

More details from West Yorkshire Athletics Cross Country League and results from completerunner. In the ladies’ race won by Katie Walshaw (Holmfirth) in 23.08, for OAC Racheal Bamford was superbly placed in tenth (25.18), Karen Best eighteenth (26.18), Carol Armitstead 82nd (34.34) and Kath Robertshaw 86th (35.36). The team position was tenth. In the men’s race won by Mauizbin Ali (Leeds City) in 31.54, for OAC Andrew Robertshaw finished 28th (35.31), Simon Anderson 63rd (37.45), Lloyd Best 98th (39.54), Simon…

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