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Stanage Struggling

Stanage Struggling

Not content with his pb setting performance on Saturday, Mark headed off to Stanage struggle on Sunday, taking along Stacy Newton as a fresh face to fell running.  Mark, as always, took it all in his stride.  Stacy soon discovered that, surprisingly, downhill can be...

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Parkrunning

There were some cracking performances for WRC at Markeaton park run this week. Perhaps because it wasn't in the middle of the John Potter duathlon (TM). John came ever closer to sub 19 with his time of 19:15 and finished in 8th place overall. Mark broke the 20 min...

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Parkrun!

Parkrun!

I think it's fair to say that the Parkrun phenomenon has transformed running participation in this country, and it's doing a great job of getting both the young and the not so young off the couch and out onto the parks and trails.  Just last weekend, WRC members did...

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The Totley Exterminator

On the 2nd September, Elaine and Clare competed in the Totley Exterminator. 16 miles of challenging navigation.  Here's how it went. "I entered the Exterminator as I enter rather a lot of races – without really giving it much thought! That was way back in January. The...

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Barrell Inn Fell Race 28th August

Barrell Inn Fell Race 28th August

At Barrell Inn it was Mark's turn to fly the WRC flag. He turned in a great performance finishing 65th overall and 11th M50.  The race was won by Harry Holmes for Pudsey & Bramley AC (but WRC really).

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Tanis’ Trail Race

As WRC has grown over the recent years it has become much more than just a club night club. The joys of parenthood mean that Eva and Alex don't often make it to club nights but they both put in the miles for WRC.  Cast your mind back to the August bank holiday weekend...

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Alport Heights relays 30 August 2018

Alport Heights relays 30 August 2018

Team results from Alport Heights relays 30 August 2018 are; 10 142 Wirksworth RC - 2 - Allstars M 11.36 11.20 10.18 33.14 22 143 Wirksworth RC - 3 - Wonders MX 12.28 11.42 13.07 37.17 45 141 Wirksworth RC - 1 - Warriors MXV 16.49 17.15 15.58 50.02 45 teams...

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Tunnels & trails 10k. 13 June 2018.

The results from Wednesday night’s 10k were as follows:- 22nd Chris Gillott 42:46; 30th Dave Spencer 43:32; 31st Martin Dowson 43:40; 40th Emma Wild 44:56; 41st John Hobson 44:57; 80th Ania Ames 49:06; 88th Stef Robinson 49:36; 168th Jackie Ludlum 58:08, 232 runners.

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BDL 3: Denby. 4.6 miles. 5 June 2018.

The results from round 3 of the BDL Summer League were as follows:- 87th Alun Richards-Jones 30:54; 106th John Potter 31:54; 110th Bob King 32:00;114th Chris Gillott 32:18; 127th Dave Spencer 32:44; 137th Peter Johnston 32:58; 157th Emma Wild 33:47; 163rd Mark...

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Ramathon. 3 June 2018. 13.1 miles.

The results from this morning’s rather hot half were as follows:- 159th Chris Gillott 1:34:35; 223rd Peter Johnston 1:37:07; 355th Dave Spencer 1:41:30; 1208th Eva Moncaster 2:02:17; 1287th Alex Clemmitt 2:04:11; 2135th Rachel Hathaway 2:28:05; 2263rd Jo Butt 2:33:24;...

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