Callout for Mercia Members who are not running the Valleys Race.
We require 2 more checkpoint Marshalls and a couple of helpers in the Hall.
IF YOU ARE FREE PLEASE HELP. Ring Pauline 01743 352387 THANKS
Please note that the information in 'Championship Information 2009' regarding the Tarren Hendre Race was incorrect, the correct date was 24th January not 24th February as printed, and the Fixtures List contained loose leaf within the Newsletter also has some wrong dates, please note that this list is now superceded and a new list is currently in circulation. (Don't blame the Ed. it wasn't her fault. It was the person who submitted the info - whoever that was!!!!!!!!!!!)
The Morning After results for the 2009 race are now available.
There are pictures of this race on my site:-
This is a non commercial site, high resolution pictures are freely available via email from myself on request.
There are commercial pictures available of the race available at www.mickhall-photos.com/eos/galleries. I think he's got everyone at least once.
The results from today's race are now available on Race Results page of the website
I have received the following note from the County Council (land managers):
An outbreak of Phytophthora disease had been identified in Brocton Coppice which can affect many species of trees and shrubs. As it can be spread on footwear we would request that you ensure your race participants stick to footpaths and tracks at all times.
Andi Davies defied the odds to steal the Mercia Championships in the last race of the session, it had looked odds on that Tim Werrett would take the crown for the second time in three years after impressive form early in the session at The Wrekin Fell Race and The Long Mynd Valleys, with a solid run at The Roaches it looked like the title was his, Andi was about the only person who could catch him and lady luck must have been on Andi's side, most weekends you will find him playing football in the Welsh League, but Andi's team Welshpool did not play this week , so he had have fresh legs for
The Series Results after 3 race are now posted on the Race Results page of the website, no change at the top as the third race in the series is won by a third different runner, Andi Davies of Mercia joins brother Tim and Shrewsburys A.C's Mike James as having won one of the races each. Juan Castillo from Shrewsbury lead the series from Henry Thomas of Telford
The results from last Sundays Race are now posted on the Race Results page of the website, series results and Mercia Championship results should be posted by the weekend.
The aresome more photo's to look at too, to see Brian Smith of Dudley & Kingswinford AC's photos click on the link below