Accrington Road Runners

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1. Sat 14/Mar/2020: News item by Graham Morris - Worsthorne Relay (14/Mar/20).

2. Tue 10/Mar/2020: News item by Fred Green - Stan Bradshaw Pendle Round (07/Mar/20).

3. Mon 02/Mar/2020: News item by Lisa Parker - Ilkley Fell race. (01/Mar/20).

4. Mon 02/Mar/2020: Photos by Lisa Parker - Ilkley Fell race 2020.

5. Sun 01/Mar/2020: News item by Fred Green - Worsthorne trail relays - teams and times! (01/Mar/20).

6. Mon 24/Feb/2020: Ranking by Chris Walton - Blackburn Winter Warmer .

7. Mon 17/Feb/2020: Members profile by Andrew Hollas.

8. Sun 16/Feb/2020: News item by Lisa Parker - Bleasdale Fell race. (15/Feb/20).

9. Mon 10/Feb/2020: News item by Fred Green - 2020 - first three points races (10/Feb/20).

10. Thu 06/Feb/2020: Ranking by Glen Goodwin - Blackburn Winter Warmer.

11. Wed 05/Feb/2020: Ranking by Joshua Woodstock - Blackburn Winter Warmer.

12. Wed 05/Feb/2020: Members profile by Joshua Woodstock.

13. Thu 30/Jan/2020: News item by Graham Morris - Next few Months (25/Jan/20).

14. Mon 27/Jan/2020: Event item by Fred Green - The Badger 10k (Trail 5/7).

15. Fri 24/Jan/2020: Event item by Graham Morris - Park Run Hyndburn.

16. Fri 24/Jan/2020: News item by Graham Morris - Handicap Race 2019 (19/Jan/20).

17. Tue 21/Jan/2020: Event item by Fred Green - Chipping Show Fell Race (Fell 7/7).

18. Tue 21/Jan/2020: Event item by Fred Green - Boulsworth Fell Race (Fell 6/7).

19. Tue 21/Jan/2020: Event item by Fred Green - Lee Mill Fell Race (Fell 5/7).

20. Tue 21/Jan/2020: Event item by Fred Green - Rob Shepherd's Stirton, (Fell 4/7).

Announcements

1. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sat 11/Jul/2020.

This Thursday , July 16 th , the Thursday evening fell training group will be running the 2 nd race in the east lancs fell running champs . We will all be running as one group and anyone is welcome to join . We will be starting at 6. 30 pm from BB10 3RD . It's Boulsworth ( but not the Grand Prix route )(message will expire on Sat 18/Jul/2020).

2. Message posted by Liam Moden on Tue 16/Jun/2020.

Treasure hunt info - Question 27 vandals have damaged the info board . All reasonably close answers will be accepted. Question 33 sun dial is at st James church not st Mary's ( sorry school boy error because I went to st Mary's throughout my schooling)(message will expire on Sun 23/Aug/2020).

3. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sat 06/Jun/2020.

I have devised a "Dave mallaby " style treasure hunt run which involves a run from the Peel Park pub up to Rising bridge and back down to the start via the old railway line . If people e mail their answers and times I will do a table . E mail for the set of questions liammoden@hotmail.co.uk(message will expire on Thu 01/Oct/2020).

4. Message posted by Fred Green on Fri 05/Jun/2020.

To All Members

 

I hope you are keeping well in these most unusual of times, and i hope most importantly that you are managing to keep running (and sane) as much as possible! 

 

We think as a committee that it is important to keep you all informed with the latest goings on in the running community and also to ensure that you know we are keeping up to date with all Government policy. We know that everyone wants to get back to run club activities as soon as it is safe to do so, and we will continue to ensure that that happens as soon as it can! 

 

The latest Government guidelines have led UK Athletics to revise their statement from early May 2020 to state the following:

"You may meet with FIVE other people from outside your household to exercise outdoors, whilst following social distancing guidelines. This means that if you do take part in such an activity YOU MUST remain at least 2 metres apart AT ALL TIMES from those outside your household".

 

Unfortunately the UKA's guidance continues to be that all running club activities remain suspended until further notice. 
Again i must state that we will continue to monitor this situation closely and provide updates whenever possible going forward.

 

I also want to say a big congratulations and well done for all those taking part in the ARR bingo that was posted on the Facebook page. This led to some very amusing and inspiring videos and photos. A very well done especially to all those who completed the full Bingo card - we will have some prizes ready for when we come back. 

 

For now the only thing left to say is that we hope you and your families continue to stay safe and healthy, and remember to talk to your fellow members to keep in touch, even if you aren't meeting up to run!

 

All the best,

Fred - on behalf of the Accrington Road Runners Committee. 

(message will expire on Mon 31/Aug/2020).

5. Message posted by Liam Moden on Fri 25/Oct/2019.

Kit is now available online at pinosportswear.co.uk . Search my clubs and press the Accrington road runners icon . I have some lady's fit samples on request. RACE VESTS ARE STILL FROM LIAM ON CLUBNIGHTS AND RACES.(message will expire on Sun 01/Nov/2020).

6. Message posted by David Sagar on Mon 06/Aug/2018.

After listening to feedback from various members, can we recommend that anybody with any special diet requirements or allergies that are attending future club events wether Summer Runs or other social events, please contact the venue directly and in advance to arrange their meals please. This will help the venue to cater for your needs.(message will expire on Thu 13/Aug/2020).

7. Message posted by Liam Moden on Thu 05/Jul/2018.

If anyone wants to buy a running vest ( new style ) I will have one size of each in my car at races and club nights . . The sizes are extra small ladies , small, medium , large ladies and small , medium and large men's . Thanks liam £15 each . Buy two get a free bonus item(message will expire on Sat 12/Dec/2020).
ARR members - Athletics night 2016

Club events

Pendle Trail Race (Trail 4/7). On Sun 19/Jul/2020, which is only 6 days away.
Lee Mill Fell Race (Fell 5/7). On Wed 29/Jul/2020, which is only 16 days away.
The Badger 10k (Trail 5/7). On Thu 06/Aug/2020, which is only 24 days away.
Boulsworth Fell Race (Fell 6/7). On Sun 09/Aug/2020, which is only 27 days away.
Handicap Race. On Tue 11/Aug/2020, which is only 29 days away.
Race the Train. On Sat 15/Aug/2020, which is only 33 days away.
Chipping Show Fell Race (Fell 7/7). On Sat 22/Aug/2020, which is only 40 days away.
Padiham Trail Race 10k (Trail 6/7). On Sun 20/Sep/2020, which is only 69 days away.
Rivington Trail Half Marathon (Trail 7/7). On Sat 03/Oct/2020, which is only 82 days away.
Remembrance Windmill 10k. On Sun 08/Nov/2020, which is only 118 days away.
Lee mills relays. On Sun 29/Nov/2020, which is only 139 days away.
Bradford Millennium Way relay. On Sun 13/Jun/2021, which is only 335 days away.

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Club Records
Please let me know if you have beaten any of the records listed below, or you wish to add details to a missing section (Simon).
Men
10k: 29.21 Graham Collinge
10m: 49.37 Graham Collinge
1/2 Marathon: 66.08 Graham Collinge
Marathon: John Wieczorek 2.24.14 Disney Marathon
Women
5k: Sarah Ridehalgh 17.51, Pennine Lancashire 5K, 11/Jul/10
10k: Sarah Ridehalgh 37:12, Ribble Valley 10K, Tue 27/Dec/11
10m: Sarah Ridehalgh 60.26, Sale 10m, 01/Aug/10
1/2 Marathon: Sarah Ridehalgh 81.15, Wrexham Village Bakery, Sun 27/Feb/11
Marathon: Sarah Ridehalgh 2.54.19, London, 22/Apr/12
Men veteran
Category V40
5m: Evan Cook 26.38, Peterborough, July 1991
10k: Evan Cook 32.51, Salford, April 1995
10m: Evan Cook 53.48, Oswestry 1995
1/2 Marathon: Evan Cook 72.38, Cromwellian Aug 1991
Marathon: Evan Cook 2.28.38, Toronto Canada May 1995
Category V45
5m: Glen Goodwin 29.27, Green Drive Five, 16/Oct/11
10k: Terry Robinson 33.46, Hindley, 27/Sep/92
10m: Terry Robinson 56.43, Clitheroe 10, 15/Mar/92
1/2 Marathon: Graham Collinge 75.01, Freckleton Half Marathon, 18/Jun/06
Marathon: Terry Robinson 2.43.54, London, 12/Apr/92
Category V50
10k: Glen Goodwin 36.39, Ribble Valley 10K, Sun 30/Dec/18
10m: Terry Robinson 61.24, Leyland 10, 28/Jul/96
1/2 Marathon: Terry Robinson 81.48, Isle of Arran, 30/Jun/96
Marathon: Paul Calverley 3.00.39, London marathon, 24/Apr/16
Category V55
10k: Glen Goodwin 35.02, Ribble Valley 10k, 29/Dec/19
10m: Terry Robinson 64.48, Leyland 10, 08/Jul/01
1/2 Marathon: Terry Robinson 86.13, Freckleton, 17/Jun/01
Marathon: Paul Gallagher 3.09.36, London marathon, 24/Apr/16
Women veteran
No details (if any member can enlighten me, then I will complete this section. Simon).
Significant others
ARR Athletes Emma Taylor and Graham Morris represented Great Britain at the 2016 Duathlon World Championships in Aviles, Northern Spain. Emma Taylor won the 25-29 female category in 1hr 10mins 18secs and became World Champion in her age category. Graham Morris came 18th in the male 50-54 category in 1hr 10mins 12secs.
Bradford Millenium Relay: Mixed team category titles for 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Mens vet team title 2011.
Pennine Bridleway Relay: Mixed team category title for 2011 (course record).
Ladies 'All England' Half Marathon Championship (Liverpool Half Marathon) 2006 :Sarah Ridehalgh, Nicola Wood and Julia Parker.
Ladies Mid Lancs Cross Country 2010/2011 season champions.
Sarah Ridehalgh has represented Lancashire at Cross Country (2009) and was the 2010 Cross Country Lancashire Champion.
Debbie Gowans has represented Lancashire at Cross Country and Fell running and has been the Lancashire Champion.
Harry Haseley has run 235 10k's, 110 10 milers, 186 half marathons, won 1st vet Ingleborough, 4 Blackburn 40 milers, 1st in 1988 in 4h 54m age 46 and London to Brighton 55 1/2 miles in 8h 6m 19s in 1985 age 43.
Most marathons
Most marathons 129 done by Harry Hassley his best time 2hrs 58mins.
Also 10 marathons in 1985 all sub 3h 10m.