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Yorkshire Runner

Yorkshire Runner

Otley now has it’s very own running shop called Yorkshire runner! We visited the shop today and they were really friendly and helpful! The good news is they will be stocking running shoes and clothing for children. They kindly gave us some leaflets with a money off voucher when you spend £20.00. Please see Russ at training if you would like a voucher. http://yorkshirerunner.com/  

Sunday 27th September – Kirkstall Abbey 7 Junior Races

Sunday 27th September – Kirkstall Abbey 7 Junior Races

It was a foggy start to Sunday with Otley AC Juniors this weekend as Holly Davey, Jenson Brogden and Aston Brogden competed in the Kirkstall Abbey Junior Race as part of the Leeds Junior Race Series 2015-2016. Aston was first up at 9am with the “Mad Monk Meander” a two lap fun run around the Abbey trying to catch the Monk and the Nun.  Aston absolutely smashed the race leading from the start and came in First Place, even beating…

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12th September-Junior and Mini Great North Runs

12th September-Junior and Mini Great North Runs

Well what an amazing weekend we had in Newcastle! On Friday night Jenson Brogden, Aston Brogden and Holly Davey travelled to Newcastle to prepare for running in the Great North Mini and Junior races the next day. On the morning of the races the weather was awful! Aston was first to run at 10am in the first wave of the Mini Run for ages 3-8. He was cold and wet as he lined up on the start line but then…

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6th September – Wetherby Mini Marathon

6th September – Wetherby Mini Marathon

Holly Davey, Jenson Brogden and Aston Brogden took part in the Wetherby Mini Marathon on Sunday 6th September.  The race is 2.5km around the grounds of Wetherby Racecourse, they all ran amazingly well after the long Summer Holidays in the warm conditions. Holly and Jenson both came 2nd in the U15 category and Aston came 3rd U11 boy. Wetherby Mini Marathon Results

Wednesday 12th of Aug York Millennium Bridge

Wednesday 12th of Aug York Millennium Bridge

Jenson Brogden and Aston Brogden travelled to York to take part in the Millennium Bridge junior races. It was a lovely summer evening and the setting at the side of the river was lovely! Aston ran well in the Fun Run and came in the top 10 and Jenson held his own in the fast 2.5k and came 12th in a time of 10.24.

Happy Summer Holidays!

Happy Summer Holidays!

Training sessions are done until September 7th. Enjoy your summer off from the regular stuff but that’s no reason to stop running! Let us know if you do any races and it will go on the website (whenever wifi is available 😐 )

June Juniors of the Month

June Juniors of the Month

Congratulations go to Ben and Emily Bray who both completed Cancer Research’s Race for Life in Bradford this month. Running for a worthy cause. Here’s to more races in the future 🙂