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The winners of the 2014 champs and rules and list of events for the 2015 champs are HERE
Training groups meet on the Longmynd and on the Wrekin on Thursday nights. The venue for the Longmynd group is posted on here each week, the Wrekin group meets at the gate at the bottom of the main path at Forest Glen at 19:15. There is an informal social run on a Tuesday night from Church Stretton (Little Stretton first Tuesday of the month) - info HERE.
We have our own mini-Paddy Buckley (takes 3-6 hours)! For info on the Gill Harris Long Mynd Tops Challenge Click Here. The records were updated 20/01/2013, click here to see details of completed rounds.
Please send results to firstname.lastname@example.org, preferably as a spreadsheet, they will then be posted on this site.
When filling an entry form for a race can you make sure your name is written very clearly in exactly the same way for every race (e.g. always Andy and not sometimes Andrew). Mistakes hard to correct afterwards as the results information is published in many places (often within hours of the race finishing).
Due to lack of content the newsletter will no longer be published on a regular basis. Instead it will be published when sufficient content has been accumulated to warrant it, or there is some special announcement that we wish to communicate to all members. In particular, there will be no July newsletter.
7pm meet at the cattle grid in Carding Mill Valley - downhill practice this week.
England Athletics registrations now seem to be being processed (at least they're taking our payments!). Hopefully those of you who have registered will be receiving your competition licence cards through the post soon.
Technically you need one of these to compete in the British Champs and the UKA Fell Relays but checks don't seem to be happening yet. The club is formulating a policy to get a more consistent approach to registrations in response to draft advice received from the FRA.
Results of the 2015 summer series after 5 rounds are available here. The next round is Stipperstones on 15th July.
Results for the Callow fell race are available here.
Results for last nights Pontesbury Fell Race are available here. This was the fifth round in the 2015 summer series. The next round is Stiperstones on 15th July.
Results for the summer series after 4 rounds are available here. The next round is Pontesbury on Wednesday 24th June.
This week's session is a 7pm meet at the cattle grid in Carding Mill Valley.
Results for last nights Rodneys Pillar race are available here. This was the fourth round in the summer series. The next round is Pontesbury on 24th June.