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Washburn Valley Junior Relays 14th of July 2017

Washburn Valley Junior Relays 14th of July 2017

What a great night! Well done to all the Otley AC Juniors who took part in the Junior relays on Friday night, you were all amazing! Team 80 made up of Holly Davey, Alfie Milner, Aston Brogden and Jenson Brogden came first, bringing the trophy back home to Otley.           See Full Results below- WVR-Junior-Results-2017 provisional (1)

Yorkshire Fell Racing Champs 2017

Yorkshire Fell Racing Champs 2017

Yorkshire Fell Racing Championships – Mytholmroyd – Coiners Junior Fell Race – 1st May 2017 Having competed at the Anniversary Wa! fell race in the Lake District in the English Junior Championships League last Saturday, Charlotte and Jessica Rawstron set off to run in the next fixture in the League Series at Mytholmroyd on Monday morning. Jessica was up first in the Under 11s, coming in 22nd girl in a tough 1.7km, 400 ft climb. The Under 13s race (and…

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Sunday 5th of February Blackburn Winter Warmer 10 k Race.

Sunday 5th of February Blackburn Winter Warmer 10 k Race.

On Saturday the 4th of February, we travelled to Blackburn for an overnight stay before Jenson Brogden and Aston Brogden took on the Blackburn Winter Warmer 2 k Race the next day. The race was being held at Witton Park so on Saturday afternoon we ventured there to check out the race route. Happy that the boys knew the route, we headed out for a pub tea before an early night. On the Sunday the boys were keen to get…

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Sunday 8th of January- Garstang 2 mile race.

Sunday 8th of January- Garstang 2 mile race.

On Sunday the 8th of January, Jenson Brogden took part in the 2 mile Fun Run at Garstang, part of the Garstang 10 k. The course was on open roads and tracked the first loop of the 10 k course. The 10 k runners set off and then ten minutes later the Fun run began. Jenson was feeling nervous after an Autumn/Winter of illness but got stuck in! The slower 10 k runners soon had Jenson and another bunch off…

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South Yorkshire Indoor Series Winter 16/17

South Yorkshire Indoor Series Winter 16/17

The South Yorkshire Indoor Series at the EIS in Sheffield began last weekend. The series consists of four different events and Juniors compete in track and field events in the following age groups- U11s/ U13s and U15s. This year Charlotte Rawstron and Jess Rawstron are the only Otley Juniors taking part but we wish them both well and look forward to hearing about their events. See results for event 1 here-http://www.sycaa.co.uk/uploads/06/57/06572b0211e2102e3b0f6749b71657ae/Results13112016.pdf

Monday 14th of November-A special guest!

Monday 14th of November-A special guest!

What an exciting evening! After a few conversations, emails and texts we managed to get Jonny Brownlee down to an Otley Juniors training session. The Juniors were really excited and so were the Coaches and Parents! Jonny watched to begin with and then helped Russ and Andy with some coaching. Jonny made them work really hard and they loved it! We asked Jonny to join in with our relay race at the end and he rose to the challenge, much…

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Leeds Abbey Dash Junior 2 K Race 6th of November

Leeds Abbey Dash Junior 2 K Race 6th of November

On a very wet and cold Sunday in November a small group of juniors got up early to take part in the Junior Abbey Dash. Hundreds of Juniors ran and the Otley Juniors did us really proud. Holly Davey was first home for Otley followed by Jenson Brogden who sadly ended up in the medical tent due to his bad chest and probably shouldn’t have run! Charlotte Rawston, Aston Brogden, Jess Rawstron and Charlotte Chambers came home strong and I…

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Great Birmingham Junior Run 16th October

Great Birmingham Junior Run 16th October

Jenson Brogden, Aston Brogden and Holly Davey took part in the 2.5 k Great Junior races at Birmingham. The Juniors were split into two age groups , Jenson and Holly in the 12-15 group and Aston in the 9-11 group. Jenson came home first with Holly right behind him and claiming a 3rd Girl podium finish. Aston ran hard and managed to finish before some of the older children returned.

Kirkstall 7 Junior 2 mile race-18th of September

Kirkstall 7 Junior 2 mile race-18th of September

Another day, another race! Jenson Brogden, Aston Brogden and Holly Davey were back racing this weekend in the 2 mile junior race at the Kirkstall 7. It was a lovely sunny day and the race had attracted lots of runners from as far away as Scarborough. The 2 mile course is just over 2 laps in the grounds of Kirkstall Abbey. The Juniors ran well finishing as follows- Jenson Brogden- 2nd in a time of 12.36 Holly Davey- 7th in…

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Great North Junior Races- Saturday 10th of September

Great North Junior Races- Saturday 10th of September

After such an amazing weekend last year, Jenson Brogden, Aston Brogden and Holly Davey headed back up to Newcastle to take part in the Junior Great North Run. After a podium finish last year as a Mini runner, Aston had now moved up to the Junior section meaning all 3 Juniors were running over the same 4K distance. They all ran really well and finished in the top end of their races. Times for the 4K course- Jenson Brogden- 16.04…

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