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1. Wed 25/Apr/2018: Members profile by Joshua Woodstock.

2. Wed 25/Apr/2018: Ranking by Joshua Woodstock - Manchester Marathon.

3. Sun 22/Apr/2018: Members profile by David Savage.

4. Wed 18/Apr/2018: Ranking by Peter Blackledge - Emer Casey (eire ) Charity Race.

5. Mon 16/Apr/2018: Ranking by Glen Goodwin - Witton Park Run.

6. Mon 16/Apr/2018: Ranking by Glen Goodwin - Witton Park Run.

7. Sat 07/Apr/2018: News item by Lisa Parker - Pendle Fell Race. (07/Apr/18).

8. Sat 07/Apr/2018: Photos by Lisa Parker - Pendle Fell race..

9. Wed 28/Mar/2018: News item by Fred Green - Darwen Half Marathon - Points Race Road (3/7) (25/Mar/18).

10. Wed 28/Mar/2018: Photos by Fred Green - Darwen-Half2018.

11. Sun 25/Mar/2018: Ranking by Joshua Woodstock - Darwen Heritage Hm.

12. Wed 07/Mar/2018: Ranking by Craig Clark - Angelsey Half Marathon.

13. Mon 05/Mar/2018: News item by Fred Green - Stan Bradshaw Pendle Round - Fell Race (1/7) (03/Mar/18).

14. Mon 26/Feb/2018: News item by Graham Morris - Standish Hall Trail Race (24/Feb/18).

15. Sun 25/Feb/2018: Ranking by Lee Taylor - Standish Hill 10k Trail.

16. Sat 24/Feb/2018: Members profile by Chris Walton.

17. Sat 24/Feb/2018: Ranking by Chris Walton - Stanley Park.

18. Sat 24/Feb/2018: Members profile by Paul Wickham.

19. Wed 07/Feb/2018: News item by Fred Green - Blackburn Winter Warmer 10k - Points Race Road (2/7) (04/Feb/18).

20. Wed 07/Feb/2018: Photos by Fred Green - WInterwarmer2018.

Announcements

1. Message posted by Michele Baker on Wed 25/Apr/2018.

Thursday run will be from Stanhill Pub, Oswaldtwistle BB5 4PS.  6.30 start and all abilities welcome.  5-6 miles off road.     cheeky

(message will expire on Fri 27/Apr/2018).

2. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sun 22/Apr/2018.

Next Sunday morning run will be Sunday may 13th . For the next two Sundays I will be competing in club races so am unable to lead . I will post meeting point and info for next run closer to the date . The longevity of these runs depends on numbers attending . So all welcome and please give it a go thanks(message will expire on Sun 13/May/2018).

3. Message posted by David Sagar on Sun 15/Apr/2018.

Please note the dates of the events that we are running in. There are two Yarrow Valley runs, the one in May is not a club race(message will expire on Wed 09/May/2018).

4. Message posted by David Sagar on Wed 11/Apr/2018.

Can all members be aware that the following races do fill up early, so please keep this in mind and don’t leave until the last minute.Yarrow valley riverFreckleton half marathonRace the train (Bury)(message will expire on Mon 18/Jun/2018).

5. Message posted by Michael Leeming on Tue 20/Mar/2018.

Health and Safety Notice for Tuesday OFF ROAD training nights

Starting soon when the 'clocks change' be prepared to run 'off road' routes unless otherwise advised by your Group Leader.

The club recommend you wear Trail Shoes as they are waterproof and designed to provide good tread grip traction in muddy underfoot conditions

Wearing road shoes,when running 'off road,' can potentially be an accident waiting to happen

 

 

(message will expire on Sun 27/May/2018).

6. Message posted by Neil Thompson on Mon 12/Feb/2018.

Dear members,For those who are looking to purchase the new style vest, these will be provided on a first PAID, first serve basis.Please can you ensure that any monies are passed directly to Colette or Neil.There is a lead time of approx. 3-4 weeks.They are 15 per vest.(message will expire on Wed 19/Dec/2018).

7. Message posted by Liam Moden on Wed 24/Jan/2018.

The mast race (race two in our trail race points events ) has been re scheduled for may 27 th . The race has been re opened so everyone who wants to enter it can now do so . The race does not clash with any other of our club races and will obviously be a wonderfull opertunaty to get a close up view of a t v transmission mast . Being may no doubt the weather will be scorching . A nice simple race 5 k up 5 k down . What' could be more pleasant on an early summers morning(message will expire on Mon 30/Apr/2018).

8. 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 Mon 31/Dec/2018).

9. 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 as a member of Accrington Road Runners in a race or event; 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 Vests are available from Colette
 

(message will expire on Mon 31/Dec/2018).
ARR members - Athletics night 2016

Club events

Brun Valley 10k (Trail). On Sun 29/Apr/2018, which is only 4 days away.
Hameldon Hill fell race. On Sun 06/May/2018, which is only 11 days away.
Burnley lions 10k (Road). On Fri 25/May/2018, which is only 30 days away.
Weets fell race. On Sat 09/Jun/2018, which is only 45 days away.
Race the Train (Bury) Trail. On Sun 10/Jun/2018, which is only 46 days away.
Freckleton Half Marathon (Road). On Mon 18/Jun/2018, which is only 54 days away.
Trawden 7 Trail Race. On Sun 01/Jul/2018, which is only 67 days away.
Townley park 10k road race. On Sun 22/Jul/2018, which is only 88 days away.
Padiham greenway 5k (Road). On Wed 25/Jul/2018, which is only 91 days away.
Worsthorne moor race (Fell). On Sun 05/Aug/2018, which is only 102 days away.
Handicap Race. On Tue 07/Aug/2018, which is only 104 days away.
Boulsworth Fell Race. On Sun 12/Aug/2018, which is only 109 days away.
Yarrow River Splash (Trail). On Sun 16/Sep/2018, which is only 144 days away.
Race you to the Summit. On Fri 26/Oct/2018, which is only 184 days away.
Race you to the Summit. On Fri 26/Oct/2018, which is only 184 days away.
Ribble Valley 10k (Road). On Mon 31/Dec/2018, which is only 250 days away.

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Pennine Bridleway Relay

South_Pennine_24 - Dovestones with Oldham in the far distance Pennine Bridle Relay 2006 - Picture 2

The Pennine Bridleway is a team relay race around The Mary Towneley Loop, Rossendale. The route is 47 miles with 6300ft of ascent mainly "off road" on paths and tracks taking in some of the best scenery in the South Pennines, traversing the hillsides and crossing the valleys between Rossendale, Burnley, Hebden Bridge, Todmorden and Rochdale.


For more information click here.


The race consists of teams of 10 runners; running in pairs over 5 legs.

Pennine Bridleway 2010 - Amy in her dressing gown
DescriptionNearest Postcode
Leg 1 - 8.5 miles 1361 ft of climbing
Fearns Sports College, Fearns Moss, Stacksteads, Bacup
OL13 0TG
Leg 2 - 12.5 miles 1560ft of climbing
Coal Clough Wind Farm, Long Causeway
BB10 4RR approx
Leg 3 - 9 miles 1570ft of climbing
Between Todmorden & Hebden Bridge (A646)
HX7 6PX
Leg 4 - 5.5 miles 753ft of climbing
Between Todmorden & Littleborough (A6033)
OL15 9QX
Leg 5 - 9.5 miles 1390ft of climbing
Between Rochdale & Whitworth (A671)
OL12 8PY
Pennine Bridleway Relay 2007 - Jo W

Due to the nature of the race and time of year, there are strict rules that have to be adhered to. Teams have been disqualified for not following these rules.

  1. It is mandatory that every competitor must wear or carry windproof (preferably waterproof) whole body cover i.e.: cagoule and over trousers appropriate for the weather conditions. Hat and gloves are also recommended. Map of the course, compass and whistle are also to be carried. The above items are usually carried in a "bum bag" which must not be passed on to the next runner at leg changeovers. Competitors must make sure they are at the start of their leg in sufficient time for the kit checks to be carried out. (See enclosed - times)
  2. The official route must be followed; teams will be disqualified if short cuts are taken. We recommend you familiarise yourself with the route before the event (see enclosed - routes). Please arrange with your partner to reccie your leg.
  3. Pairs should run together were possible, but must be together when entering the changeover points.
  4. A team vest or (club colours - yellow) must be worn with the team number on the front. This will assist the officials at changeover.
  5. The Sportident timing system will be used on the event. A "dibber" will be carried by one team member who will "check in" after the leg by placing the "dibber" in a control box and then pass it to the outgoing team. If this "dibber" is lost the team will be disqualified.
  6. Obey the Countryside Code, don't leave litter, close gates, (All gates MUST be closed; teams not doing so will be instantly disqualified). Fields are not to be used as toilets and use appropriate areas when changing. Car parking will be a problem - please park sensibly.
Pennine Bridle Relay 2006 - Picture 12

ARR results

YearA TeamB TeamC TeamD Team
2004 6:54 (2nd) 7:43 ------ ------
2005 6:12 (2nd) 7:45 ------ ------
2006 6:24 (3rd) 7:36 7:36 ------
2007 6:10 (3rd) 7:01 7:31 ------
2008 6:33 (6th) 7:30 7:33 ------
2009 6:08 (4th) 7:37 ------ ------
2010 5:52 (2nd) 7:11 8:28 ------
2011 5:32 (1st)

Course Record

6:21 6:43 7:15
South_Pennine_24 - Certificate

ARR past results in detail

Leg one
1 Ian Burrows & Martin Bland 01:06 2004 (men's record)
2 Sarah Ridehalgh & Nicola Wood 01:07 2011 (ladies' record)
3 Martin Bland & Geoff Biscomb 01:10 2011
4 Julie Brady & Martin Bland 01:13 2010
5 David Gaskill & Martin King 01:13 2011
6 Alistair McEwan & Steve Ball 01:14 2011
7 Julie Brady & Vicci Mousley 01:16 2009
8 Nicola Wood & Barbara Savage 01:16 2007
9 Rob White & Tom Battrick 01:18 2006
10 Carole Morris & Julia Hartley 01:20 2006
11 Julia Hartley & Gill Craske 01:22 2005
12 Jo Hosker & Nancy Bailey 01:24 2008
13 Kim Lowes & Gill Craske 01:24 2008
14 Jo White & Jenny Adams 01:25 2007
15 Peter Blackledge & Jenny Adams 01:27 2008
16 Kim Lowes & Julia Hartley 01:29 2010
17 Jo Hosker & David Mallaby 01:31 2010
18 Peter Blackledge & Jenny Adams 01:31 2005
19 Kim Lowes & Gill Craske 01:32 2007
20 Kim Lowes & David Mallaby 01:34 2009
21 Simone Der & Alison Hargreaves 01:34 2004
22 Simone Der & Helen Goodwin 01:41 2006
Leg two
1 Brent Hoggan & John Wiezorck 01:29 2006
2 Shaun Livesey & Chris Black 01:29 2011
3 Brent Hoggan & John Wiezorck 01:32 2005
4 Brent Hoggan & John Wiezorck 01:32 2004
5 Sarah Ridehalgh & Graham Morris 01:34 2010
6 Chris Barnes & John Wiezorck 01:35 2009
7 Graham Morris & Wiezorck 01:36 2011
8 Brent Hoggan & Steve Ball 01:36 2007
9 Andrew Priory & Paul Calverley 01:44 2011
10 Philip Morton & Paul Wickham 01:46 2011
11 John Brewitt & Mark Naughton 01:47 2007
12 Steve Ball & John Wiezorck 01:49 2008
13 Glen Goodwin & Dave Gaskill 01:54 2010
14 John Haworth & Mark Hammond 01:55 2008
15 Ian Wilcox & Armas Best 01:57 2004
16 John Haworth & Mark Hammond 01:59 2007
17 David Mallaby & Paul Jackson 02:01 2006
18 Ian Wilcox & Armas Best 02:03 2005
19 David Graham & Simon Ross 02:10 2006
20 David Mallaby & Paul Jackson 02:11 2008
21 Jim Donohue & David Gaskill 02:13 2009
22 Mark Stubbs & Rob Tomlinson 02:28 2010
Leg three
1 Glen Goodwin & Paul Wilcock 01:04 2011
2 Andy Bush & Debbie Gowans 01:09 2010
3 Paul Wickham & Kaye Callaghan 01:14 2009
4 Dave Fielding & Debbie Gowans 01:14 2008
5 Dave Fielding & Debbie Gowans 01:15 2007
6 Sarah Ridehalgh & Graham Morris 01:15 2007
7 Andy Bush & Lisa Boyle 01:16 2011
8 Ant Ridehalgh & Mark Hammond 01:17 2011
9 Dave Fielding & Nicola Wood 01:17 2004
10 Dave Fielding & Debbie Gowans 01:18 2005
11 Simon Flood & Paul Wickham 01:18 2008
12 Graham Morris & James Buckley 01:19 2006
13 Mick Bowkley & Paula Taylor 01:20 2011
14 Andy Smith & Steve Davies 01:21 2009
15 David Mallaby & Paul Jackson 01:22 2004
16 Ant Ridehalgh & Jo Sharp 01:24 2010
17 Mick Bowkley & Julia Parker 01:27 2006
18 Mick Bowkley & Paula Taylor 01:30 2010
19 Ian Wilcox & Paul Jackson 01:31 2007
20 David Mallaby & Paul Jackson 01:31 2005
21 Steve Davies & Mick Leeming 01:32 2006
22 Ian Tomlinson & Kaye Callaghan 01:41 2008
Leg four
1 Julie Brady & Gretel Jackson 00:46 2011
2 Nicola Wood & Gretel Jackson 00:46 2010
3 Carole Morris & Sarah Ridehalgh 00:47 2005
4 Julia Hartley & Jo Hosker 00:48 2009
5 Carole Morris & Louise McAuley 00:50 2011
6 Carole Morris & Sarah Holden 00:50 2007
7 Carole Morris & Louise McAuley 00:51 2010
8 David Mallaby & Jim Donohoe 00:53 2011
9 Julia Harley & Sarah Holden 0:53 2008
10 Kim Lowes & Jill Heys 00:53 2005
11 Kim Lowes & Jenny Adams 00:54 2006
12 Maxine Morton & Amy Jackson 00:57 2011
13 Caron Fenwick & Janet Holden 00:57 2008
14 Paula Taylor & Ruth Dawson 00:58 2009
15 Caron Fenwick & Janet Holden 00:58 2007
16 Gerry Bunn & Maureen Hartley 00:59 2006
17 Helen Goodwin & Malcom Bradley 01:01 2007
18 Jo Hosker & Karen Jackson 01:02 2006
19 Simone Wederwen & Karen Jackson 1:03 2008
20 Karen Jackson & Amy Jackson 01:05 2010
21 Jenny Adams & Jo Hosker 01:05 2004
22 Bobby Jo Young & Carole Morris 01:17 2004 (Arrived late)
Leg five
1 Chris Barnes & Tara Kryzwicki 01:04 2011
2 Chris Barnes & Shaun Livesey 01:09 2010
3 Martin Bland & Geoff Biscomb 01:11 2007
4 Martin Bland & Graham Morris 01:11 2008
5 Martin Bland & Geoff Biscomb 01:11 2005
6 Martin Bland & Geoff Biscomb 01:12 2009
7 Martin Bland & Geoff Biscomb 01:12 2006
8 Simon Bailey & Steve Davies 01:25 2007
9 Julia Hartley & Jo Hosker 01:27 2011
10 Jim Donohue & Steve Davies 01:29 2008
11 Mark Hammond & Steve Ball 01:30 2009
12 Philip Dunn & Peter Waring 01:31 2011
13 Philip Dunn & Ged Kitchen 01:31 2010
14 Jim Donohue & John Newsholme 01:32 2006
15 Jim Donohue & Tom Batterick 01:33 2007
16 Steve Fish & John Newsholme 01:34 2008
17 Jo White & John Brewitt 01:34 2006
18 Kim Lowes & Julia Hartley 01:39 2004
19 Steve Fish & David Graham 01:42 2010
20 Jill Heyes & Malcolm Bradley 01:43 2004
21 Julia Parker & Helen Goodwin 01:44 2005
22 Steve Davis & Fiona Glenn 01:58 2011 (Got Lost!)

Complied by Graham Morris