Wednesday, 15 August 2018

UP & COMING EVENTS REMINDER

All details on the blog either direct or through facebook posts.

Sunday 19th August (late edition not added previously)
Paisley 3k (part of 10k event), closing date is 12pm on Friday 17th August
https://register.primoevents.com/ps/event/Paisley10KRoadRacewithFunRun

Wednesday 22nd August
Canal Running Festival, closing date Tuesday 21st August
https://www.q-buster.co.uk/canal-running-festival

Saturday 1st September
LAAA Track & Field Championship, closing date Monday 27th August
https://www.q-buster.co.uk/laaa-track-field-championships-2018

Sunday 2nd September
The Scottish Mid-Trail Championships, closing date Wednesday 29th August
https://www.entrycentral.com/FAC-Festival-of-Trail-Running

Sunday 16th September (late edition not added previously)
Cumbernauld 1k and 3k, closing date Monday 3rd September
https://www.q-buster.co.uk/cumbernauld10k

Saturday 29th September (late edition not added previously)
Junior Great Scottish Run, 2.5k, ages 9-15
10k event for ages 16 plus
http://greatscottishrun.com/super-saturday/

WEEKEND ROUND UP 11 / 12 AUGUST

Barshaw Park Junior 2k Parkrun #4 - 12/08/18

1st, Lewis Moir, 7:59, 35th junior parkrun, 1st timer / course best

47 runners in field

Link to results:
http://www.parkrun.org.uk/barshaw-juniors/results/latestresults/

Lanark Trail Running Festival - 12/08/18

1k event

4th, Steven Cooper, 4:40, 33 runners in field

5k event

18th, Max Jones, 26:13,
26th, Emma Hutton, 29:24
49th, Zoe Hutton, 36:08

73 runners in field

Link to results:
https://www.stuweb.co.uk/events/2018/08/12/3284/

Well done to all racing this weekend. Go to see Harriers spread themselves across new and different events.  This adds to the fun of running and improving racing head. Keep up the good work.

Richard

Sunday, 5 August 2018

WEEKEND ROUND UP 4 / 5 AUGUST

Rouken Glen Park Junior 2k Parkrun #79 - 05/08/18

1st, Max Jones, 7:46, 9th junior parkrun, Pb by 13 seconds
6th, Steven Cooper, 8:40, 16th junior parkrun

115 runners in field

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

What can you say, 1st out of 115 and a Pb best result you get. Well done Max magic performance. Be proud.

Another consistent performance by Steven, not too far from a new Pb it will come. 

Keep working hard and you will achieve more good times.

Richard

Friday, 3 August 2018

The Scottish Mid-Trail Championship 2018

The Scottish Mid-Trail Championship has just been announced and will be held on Sunday 2nd September in Fife and online entry is available.  Fife AC have kindly agreed to host the championships, with Strathmiglo as the start/finish location for races for all age groups.  There are medals on offer from U15 through to U20/Seniors/Masters.
 
The U20/Senior/Masters race for men and women is over 10K with the U15 and U17 mixed gender races over 5K. For the U11 and U13 races, the distance is 3K.
 
Closing date is Wednesday 29th August.
 
The U11 and U13 are development races and not part of the Scottish Championships as Fife AC host their ‘Festival of Trail Running’ and welcome all standard of athletes from beginners in this discipline to Scotland internationals.
 
Entries are now open online via the EntryCentral website.
https://www.entrycentral.com/FAC-Festival-of-Trail-Running
 
 
Richard