Sunday, 19 March 2017

WEEKEND ROUND UP 18 / 19 MARCH

Rouken Glen Park Junior Parkrun #17 (2k) - 19/03/17

4th, Lewis Moir, 8:01, 26th junior parkrun, new Pb by 1 second (every second counts!)

56th, Emma Hutton, 11:25, 5th junior parkrun

Well done Lewis & Emma.

124 runners in the field.

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Saturday 18th March

Just to confirm the session will be on at the normal time (10:00 to 11:15)


Mark

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Saturday 18th

Just to confirm the additional training session will be on at the usual time ( 10:00 to 11:15)

Mark

CHATELHERAULT EASTER TRAIL RUNNING FESTIVAL

As part of our racing development programme this would be a good low key running event for the junior section of Calderglen Harriers to participate.  Get your Mums & Dads to taxi you done there in the car and get a sugary treat at the cafe in Chatelherault visitor centre after the race.

This is the 2nd year South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture are hosting their Easter Trail Running Festival on Saturday 15th April 2017 at Chatelherault Country Park, Hamilton.
 
Registation will take place within the Gallery in Chatelherault
Opens at 9.00am & closes at 10.15am
 
Events
10k start time: 10.30am (Adults)
5k start time: 10.40am (15+)
3k start time: 11.45am (Under 15s and under 12s)
1k start time: 12.15pm (5-9 years)

 
Entry fees     
10K - £12.00 (Adults)
5K - £8  (15+)
3k  - £4 Under 15s and Under 12s)
1k - £3 (5-9years)
 
Course details
All events will take place through the beautiful trails of Chatelherault Country Park, all events will start and finish on the grass area in front of the hunting lodge.
 
10k - 2 x 5k Laps (Through trails, undulating terraine)
5k - 1 Lap (Through the trails, undulating terraine)
3k - 1 lap on trails and grass
1k on trail and grass
 

Sunday, 12 March 2017

WEEKEND ROUND UP 11 / 12 MARCH

Rouken Glen Park Junior Parkrun #16 (2k) - 12/03/17

73rd, Emma Hutton, 12:01, 4th junior parkrun

Well done Emma.

180 runners in the field.

Results: http://www.parkrun.org.uk/roukenglen-juniors/results/latestresults  

Victoria Park Junior Parkrun #117 (2k) - 12/03/17

12th, Ava Byrne, 9:04, 41st junior parkrun.

Well done Ava.

133 runners in the field.

Thursday, 9 March 2017

ROUND THE LOCH 6k

This is one of the races on the list of development races for April and the coaches are encouraging all young athletes who are 13 years plus to enter the Round the Loch 6k at Strathclyde Park in Motherwell. This event is on Sunday 2nd April and race starting at 10am.

The Round the Loch 6k short, fun event which attracts runners of all abilities, from club runners who prefer a shorter distance to those who just want to run for fun!

Why sign up for the Round the Loch 6k?
  • The field has a good spread of abilities, everyone is welcome!
  • The course is is almost as flat as a pancake
  • Watch the conclusion to the thrilling 10 Mile race after you have finished!
  • Each runner will receive a memento to celebrate participation in the event - the memento will be unveiled on our Facebook page closer to the day of the event
  • Transport links are excellent with M74 and M8 motorways both a short distance from the park. Motherwell and Airbles Train Stations are both also just about within walking distance of the Park.
Link to online entry: https://www.stuweb.co.uk/race/1w3/

More race info: http://www.tomscottroadraces.com/

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

APRIL RUNNING EVENTS

Saturday 1st April - Club parkrun (5k) @ Strathclyde Park
Sunday 2nd April - Round The Loch 6k @ Strathclyde Park
Saturday 15th April - Easter Trail Running Festival @ Chatelherault Park

These races are development events to encourage all athletes to work towards a goal and train accordingly.  The whole coaching staff are supportive to runners of all abilties and these are optional events.

Further information will be posted on the blog regarding above events.

Richard