Results from tonights steeplechase can be found on the result page of the website
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We had two of our merry band of photographs with us tonight, mug shot will be availabele available on the website shortly, please click on like below for short cut to their site
The summer series got off to a good start with 108 runners turning out for annual blast up the Wrekin, Steve Cale was a comfortable winner in 18:05, with Anna Bartlett winning the ladies race, full results can be viewed on the results pages and photo's from Alistair will be available shortly on his website
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Somehow, I'm not sure how, I managed to delete Dave Carson of Shropshire Shufflers from the final set of results for the 2009 - 2010 Winter Series, I have now reinstated him, and he has now proudly won the M40/45 prize. Congratulations Dave, and sorry for getting it wrong, not just to you, but all those other people who have now been relegated down one place behind you
Final results are now on the webpages for 2009 - 2010 Winter Series. Congratulations to the winners and runners up in all main category prizes, the presentation will take place following the Wrekin Streak, which is the first race in the summer series, a week on Wednesday at the Buckatree Hotel - 21st April(see below). We look forward to seeing you there
Prizes will be awarded in the following categories
Senior Men - First 3
Senior Ladies - First 3
Male over >40 <45 - First 3
Ladies over >40 <45 - First
Please note that there will be a new venue for the PRIZE GIVING for THE WREKIN STREAK and THE SHROPSHIRE HILLS WINTER SERIES.
THE PRIZE-GIVING WILL NOW BE HELD IN THE LOUNGE BAR AT THE BUCKATREE HALL HOTEL Just 1/4 mile from the RACE START and FINISH and will be signposted on the night.
See you there
On 27th February a gorgeous baby girl born to Andy and Amanda Smith - 7lb 15oz Ruby Louise. Amanda and Ruby and doing fine,
Thomas Vale weighed in at just under 7lb on 7th March, a lovely new baby boy for Pete and Susie Vale. Susie and Thomas are both fine.
Congratulations to all.
Our fellow Mercia Member Susan Howarth and possibly soon to be member, but nevertheless, friend, Kim Braznell are planning an attempt on the Paddy Buckley Round on the weekend of the 26th June this year. They are aiming for the times published on the Website which give a total time of 23hrs and 30 minutes. If anyone would like to join them to give support as pacer or navigator please contact Sue at 01299 253663 or 07817768835.
Mercia Fellrunners are to put in a bid to host a round of English or British Championships for 2011, the race that we would like to use for this prestigous event, is The Long Mynd Valleys, to do this we are going to need to move some of our dates around, so next year the Cardingmill Canter will be on Saturday 5th February, The Titterstone Clee will be on Saturday 5th March and The Long Mynd Valleys will be on Sunday 6th March, all date are subjecty to ratification and will appear on the website at the end of the year
Series results for The Shropshire Hill Winter Series are now posted on the website, with just one race left in the Series some of the main catagory winners seem to have penciled their names to the respective trophies, Steven Cale for one had another impressive win last Saturday to make winning the s
Series overall an almost mathematic certainty, Val Swingler, Ian Grindle, Kim Braznell, Matthew Clewes, Simon Dawes, Gary Gunner and Colin Williiamson all seem to have done the same in their respective classes.