Accrington Road Runners

www.accrington-road-runners.co.uk
Accrington 10K - Sun 29/Oct/17
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1. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Freckleton Half Marathon.

2. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Boulsworth Fell Race.

3. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Padiham greenway 5k.

4. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Worsthorne moor race.

5. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Townley park 10k road race.

6. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Trawden 7 Trail Race.

7. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Weets fell race.

8. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Burnley lions 10k.

9. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Hameldon Hill fell race.

10. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Stan Bradshaw Pendle Round.

11. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Ron Hill 10k.

12. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Standish Hall Trail Race.

13. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Blackburn Winter Warmer 10k.

14. Thu 16/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - The Mast Race.

15. Wed 15/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Brun Valley 10k.

16. Wed 15/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - East Lancashire Hospice 10k.

17. Wed 15/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Race the Train (Bury).

18. Wed 15/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Yarrow River Splash.

19. Wed 15/Nov/2017: Event item by David Sagar - Ribble Valley 10k.

20. Sun 12/Nov/2017: News item by Graham Morris - Cross Country League (11/Nov/17).

Announcements

1. Message posted by Simon Bailey on Sat 18/Nov/2017.

Minutes from 30th May 2016 through to 19th September 2017 are now on the web site. To view them, you will need to log in. When you have logged in, click on the Minutes link.

(message will expire on Sat 25/Nov/2017).

2. Message posted by Angela Terry on Tue 17/Oct/2017.

Hi All,

Quick reminder that membership renewals are now due.  Cost is £28 which can be paid on a Tuesday night at Wilsons to either myself or one of the other committee members if I am not there.  Alternatively you can post them to the address provided on the form.  Payment can not be accepted without completed membership form. 

Renew your membership before 24th November and be in with a chance to win £100.  Draw will take place on the night of our Christmas party.

 

(message will expire on Sat 02/Dec/2017).

3. Message posted by Michele Baker on Tue 17/Oct/2017.

REMINDER

Christmas Party & Presentation Evening Saturday 2nd December 2017

ARR Christmas Party & Presentation Evening this year will be held at Green Haworth Golf Club, Green Haworth, Accrington, BB5 3SL.   Please provide your menu choice and full payment as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

3 course dinner, followed by the presentation and dancing until late to the fabulous Jackson Kay band.                                                                                               £20 per head

                                                                                         MENU

                                              Pan fried garlic & cream mushrooms with tiger bread (V)

Smooth brussels pate, salad garnish & savoury crackers

Tomato & red pepper soup with tiger bread       (V)

Cajun chicken strips with sweet chilli dip

*****

Traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings

Lamb shank in minted gravy, potato cake & seasonal veg

Poached scotch salmon fillet, charlotte potatoes & seasonal veg

Oven baked chicken fillet in mediterranean sauce

Vegetable wellington or Stuffed peppers   (V)

******

Eton mess

Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

Vanilla cheesecake, summer berries with ice cream

Sticky toffee pudding with custard

(message will expire on Sun 03/Dec/2017).

4. Message posted by Michael Leeming on Fri 06/Jan/2017.

Polite Winter Training Nights Reminder  (Health and Safety)

Please will all members ensure they wear some form of reflective clothing or accessory, its for your own safety and that of others running in your group. Also on dark nights, will group leaders ensure no one in their group sets off running again until everyone present in the group has safely crossed the roads on the training route. Thank you for your co-operation.

(message will expire on Sun 28/Jan/2018).

5. Message posted by Graham Morris on Thu 27/Sep/2012.

Just a reminder – Wilsons Athletics Track is available to us every Thursday, 5:30pm to 6:30pm. We have a number of runners of all abilities currently using this facility for track sessions. Everyone is welcome! Speedwork doesn’t just make you run faster, it makes you more comfortable at all speeds and increases your fitness. Remember to ‘sign in’ & pay £2 to Hyndburn Athletics in the office next to the changing rooms.

 

(message will expire on Sun 31/Dec/2017).

6. Message posted by Graham Morris on Wed 02/Mar/2011.

Just a reminder to all our runners regarding the rule on club vests.
When competing in any race or event as an attached member of Accrington Road Runners; it is expected you wear (and display) a club vest.
This is particularly important when representing the club in team events and in our club races.
The club vest helps advertise and promote the club gives us a presence in races. 
Club vest are available from Colette
 

(message will expire on Sun 31/Dec/2017).
ARR members - Athletics night 2016

Club events

Red Rose Cross Country League. On Sat 02/Dec/2017, which is only 11 days away.
Ribble Valley 10k. On Sun 31/Dec/2017, which is only 40 days away.
East Lancashire Hospice 10k. On Sun 14/Jan/2018, which is only 54 days away.
The Mast Race. On Sun 21/Jan/2018, which is only 61 days away.
Blackburn Winter Warmer 10k. On Sun 04/Feb/2018, which is only 75 days away.
Standish Hall Trail Race. On Sat 24/Feb/2018, which is only 95 days away.
Stan Bradshaw Pendle Round. On Sat 03/Mar/2018, which is only 102 days away.
Ron Hill 10k. On Sun 04/Mar/2018, which is only 103 days away.
Brun Valley 10k. On Sun 29/Apr/2018, which is only 158 days away.
Hameldon Hill fell race. On Sun 06/May/2018, which is only 165 days away.
Burnley lions 10k. On Fri 25/May/2018, which is only 184 days away.
Weets fell race. On Sat 09/Jun/2018, which is only 199 days away.
Race the Train (Bury). On Sun 10/Jun/2018, which is only 200 days away.
Freckleton Half Marathon. On Mon 18/Jun/2018, which is only 208 days away.
Trawden 7 Trail Race. On Sun 01/Jul/2018, which is only 221 days away.
Townley park 10k road race. On Sun 22/Jul/2018, which is only 242 days away.
Padiham greenway 5k. On Wed 25/Jul/2018, which is only 245 days away.
Worsthorne moor race. On Sun 05/Aug/2018, which is only 256 days away.
Boulsworth Fell Race. On Sun 12/Aug/2018, which is only 263 days away.
Yarrow River Splash. On Sun 16/Sep/2018, which is only 298 days away.

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Welcome to Accrington Road Runners

Accrington road runners was formed in 1985 and presently train at the Wilson playing field facility in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington.

The purpose of the site is for runners to keep up to date with the latest at Accrington Road Runners. Whether you are a member or not, we welcome your input to our site.

Furthermore you can contact our President by clicking on the "Contact us" link.

Training night

We meet at 6.20 Wilson's playing field to start running at 6.30 prompt on Tuesday evenings. We have 3 or 4 groups to cater for the different levels of abilities, to ensure that no one is left on their own. Click on the Club profile link to learn more about us.

Directions to Wilson's playing field sports complex

Wilson's playing field is approximately 200 metres up Clayton Hall Drive, which is off the main Whalley road (A680) between Accrington and Great Harwood. Click here to see a map (opens in a new window).

There is also a large car park at the sports complex.

Membership

If your would like to join ARR, then please download and complete the application form (66KB).

A Note for members
Phil - deep in concentration

If you are a member, please feel free to offer your input to your web site. Keeping the site current relies on your input. If you have photographs, race write ups or want to see your social events represented on the site, please either login and enter the details, email, or approach me with the details (Simon). Any new ideas would be welcome.


Craig Clark @ Anglesey

If you are a member and you have not registered with the web site, then please click on the Register link. Once you have successfully registered, then you will have the ability to add/change/delete your Profile, Announcements, Events, News items/Stories and add pictures to the Gallery section.

You will also be able to request email notification of any new additions, access the minutes of committee meetings and view the list of members who have registered where you will be able to contact some of them via their email address.