Parkrun report 28th December

Parkrun report 28th December

There were a few mince pies that needed running off this week, so three WRC members headed to Markeaton, where the mighty ‘Gravel rash mountain’ is guaranteed to add 200 calories to your daily allowance.  ‘When will Sarah Chamberlain turn up to...
Parkrun report 25th December

Parkrun report 25th December

Stacy Newton (20:07) and Mark Crawshaw (20:30) kicked off a merry Christmas with these two fast 5kms at Bakewell.  On the road, John Potter (pictured) was shown a master class in running by 1st and 2nd places at the Walmer and Deal Seafront parkrun in Kent, the...
Parkrun report 21st December

Parkrun report 21st December

An incredible set of results for Wirksworth at Bakewell this week.  Seven of us were there and we’ve got to start with birthday boy, Bob King, who, at the grand old age of 48, equalled his lifetime PB of 19:26!  James Watson ran his fastest ever parkrun at any...
Wirksworth Running Club 2019 League

Wirksworth Running Club 2019 League

The Wirksworth Running Club 2019 League ran from January 1st until November 30th. Points are awarded for runners’ best 12 races, volunteer points for the 5 races that our club organises each year,  parkrun points, and club vest points for proudly parading the...
Peak Raid Round 3 Grindleford December 15th

Peak Raid Round 3 Grindleford December 15th

The now infamous ‘Wirksworth 4’ (Rachel Hathaway, Jo Butt, Emma Roberts and Clare Eardley) headed out to a chilly Grindleford for the 3rd round in the Peak Raid 3 series. New skills were required as they were now navigating on actual orienteering maps....