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2017 Fell League Final Results

2017 Fell League Final Results

Here are the final results for this year’s inaugural club fell competition. Well done to all those who entered (even if unwittingly!). This will return next year with a tweaked format, and hopefully a set of races chosen by the club members this time around. More details to follow. A special mention should go to Antonio for being the only participant to fill up their full quota of races. Antonio held on to 3rd place due to a good performance…

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Saturday 2nd December – Park Runs

Saturday 2nd December – Park Runs

Woodhouse Moor A total of 340 runners took part. Position Gender Position parkrunner Club Run Time 1 1 Peter FRANCIS Leeds Metropolitan University AC 00:16:53 12 1 Treena JOHNSON Dewsbury Road Runners 00:19:24 74 64 George CHAMBERS Otley AC 00:23:14 195 57 Alice WEBSTER Otley AC 00:28:00 196 139 Andrew WEBSTER Otley AC 00:28:00 Bradford A total of 295 runners took part. Position Gender Position parkrunner Club Run Time 1 1 Racheal BAMFORD Otley AC 00:17:56 2 1 Tom LEE…

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Saturday 25th November – Weeton Handicap

Saturday 25th November – Weeton Handicap

On a crisp morning at Weeton, David Fox had an easy win, his first since Christmas 2011.  President Billy and Andy Webster finished in 2nd and 3rd.  Ian recorded the fastest time of the day in 5th.  Rob showed great commitment to the Handicap trophy by driving over from Morecambe on the morning. This has made him the odds on favourite to take the title at the Ken Dixon Christmas handicap as he takes an 16 points lead into the final…

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Wednesday 22nd November – Even Splits 5k – Race 6

Wednesday 22nd November – Even Splits 5k – Race 6

Report from Graham Lake : After taking a look at the Runner of the Year sheet I realised I’d not done a single road race this year, so a quick google came up with this race. However due to the calibre of the top-end I’m not sure it’ll get me many points! This race series is held at the Brownlee cycle track and is well organised as you’d expect from Mark Hetherington’s team. Online entry, quick results, fast course, changing/toilets,…

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Sunday 19th November – Wensleydale Wedge

Sunday 19th November – Wensleydale Wedge

Report from Hannah Lupton Once again I had the bright idea of doing a Long Distance Walking Association event, what’s not to like about them? Cheap, low key, checkpoints with food and drink and a meal at the end; you’ve just got to complete a hilly 23 mile route, easy! Having completed the Wensleydale Wedge last year with Sarah Fuller in horrible conditions underfoot and in agony with my wrecked ankles I had unfinished business and when I entered earlier…

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Sunday 19th November – WYXC League Race 3 Cleckheaton

Sunday 19th November – WYXC League Race 3 Cleckheaton

Spenborough AC hosted the third race of the season based on the fields next to their track at Cleckheaton.  Vicky Stainburn and Laura McCabe took to the start line in the senior women’s race.  Vicky having a great top 20 finish, 18th 21:56, followed by Laura in 36th, 22.51.  Under 20 junior, Georgia Rothwell from the City of York club won in a time of 19:50. Another junior from the City of York club won the senior men’s race, Angus…

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Saturday 18th November – Harriers vs Cyclists fell race

Saturday 18th November – Harriers vs Cyclists fell race

I’m on a good streak with the Full Tour of Pendle fell race; this must be the 8th year in a row I’ve found an excuse not to do it. This year’s excuse was the Harriers vs Cyclists race at Bingley, as I could meet up with my bro and do this hybrid cyclo-cross/fell race of about 5 ½ miles and still be able to walk afterwards. It’s pretty unique with all cyclists and runners lining up together and battling…

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Saturday 18th November – Park Runs

Saturday 18th November – Park Runs

Woodhouse Moor parkrun A total of 478 runners took part. Position Gender Position parkrunner Club Run Time 1 1 Unknown ATHLETE Unattached 00:16:46 24 24 Tony WALKER Otley AC 00:19:47 30 1 Hayley LLOYD-HENRY Prestwich AC 00:20:01 122 105 Andrew WEBSTER Otley AC 00:23:35 466 200 Elly WARDLE STEAD Otley AC 00:40:57 Bradford parkrun A total of 394 runners took part. Position Gender Position parkrunner Club Run Time 1 1 Greg HULL Leeds City AC 00:18:01 2 2 Mark HALL…

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