" Come to your Club's Birthday Party "
THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF MERCIA FELL RUNNERS
We are holding a really special celebration of Mercia Fellrunning at our Annual Dinner on March 6th.
The Buckatree Hall Hotel is situated on the side of the Wrekin, 1 mile from Junction 7 off the M54
There were a couple of errors in the Longmynd Valleys results, these have now been corrected, they do not affect any positions in the LMV results, but they did alter the series results, I have corrected and amended both, if anyone spots any more please please advise us @ email@example.com
I've been looking at the FRA forum, for those who wish to relive some of the joys of the LMV in the mist, accommodated by some heavy breathing check out U Tube links below, I'd be interested in any guesses on who the Mercia runner is caught on camera?
A fairly nice day on the Longmynd if you could have seen it! Strident kit check were going on, happily everyone was playing by the rules and 212 souls set off on what was the 24th running of the Longmynd Valley's Race. As usual a few had to retire for various reasons but luckily no incidents to marr what was a good days' racing. The finish was a close call with 8 seconds separating the winner Andrew Davies from Simon Bailey, Pete Vale was a further 5 seconds behind Simon making it a one, two, three for Mercia Fellrunners, also in the leading group within a minute of the Wi
If anyone has lost a bumbag with contents, please contact the Organiser 01743 352387
The Shropshire Hills Winter Series tables are now posted on the webpages, to view, please click the link below
If you notice any errors or omissions please contact me @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Results for the Longmynd Valleys race are now posted on the website, also see results by Category, and combined results for the weekend, Alistair's Photo's will be on his website later this evening, Petes photo's should start appearing on his website tomorrow, Many Thanks to all the runners, marshalls, and helpers without whom the race could never go ahead, Pauline will put a full report on the website later in the week,
As we left Shrewsbury this morning there was was mist in the sky, it was one of those days that could go any way, we drove south and things looked positive, blue holes appeared in the sky everywhere, as we passed The Longmynd sun started to shine on the hills around us, we passed Ludlow and climbed up on to Clee Hill and the views towards the Malvern Hills were fantastic. But then, we rounded the corner, and set off towards Cleeton St Mary and things changed!
IF YOU ARE NOT RUNNING THE VALLEY'S RACE - WHY NOT OFFER TO HELP
If you are injured or for whatever reason not taking part in the Race on the 7th February, think about helping out, we always need plenty of help for this Race, you don't need to help all day, even one little job is great for us.
The 'SHROPSHIRE WEEKEND' is the premier Mercia Event and we wish to showcase ourselves as worthy of the national scene. If you can help us please telephone Keith and Pauline on 01743 352387 or email email@example.com
The 'Burn' returns! originally organised as a bit of birthday bash, for one year only, this fantastic race just will not go away, if you have not tried it, here is your chance, back at its original slot, with total darkness, the race promises 2 miles of uphill agony, it's a hill that just goes on and on, give it a go, and its for a good cause too.
To complete the evening, there will be a slide show, at the after-race social event, looking forward to seeing you there........
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Susan Morgan, the Organiser of the above event has asked us if we would bring it to the attention of our runners.
This year's fund-raising charity walk/run for Shropshire Mind is taking place on Saturday 15th May 2010, The event starts, as last year, from the Craven Arms Discovery Centre where the Event will be based. There are three circular routes scheduled:-
Route 1 : (3.8 miles) from Craven Arms through Stoke Wood and Sallow Coppice;