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Fairtrade Banana Run!

Fairtrade Banana Run!

Wirksworth Runners had great fun taking part in a banana relay with other local clubs for fairtrade fortnight: This is a national campaign to abolish the unfair banana.  Lyn, Emma and Nicky ran from Wirksworth to Matlock waving bananas at passers by to encourage them...

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BDL X-C 5: Holmebrook Valley Park 9 February 2014

Results from the BDL X-C race (5.15 miles) last Sunday were as follows:- 45th Chris Wardle 41:20; 69th John Birch 43:55; 74th Peter Johnston 44:34; 92nd Ceri Stewart 46:29; 95th Rob Eadon 47:12; 169 Emma Hagger 61:43; 172 Cheryl Green 62:50. Congratulations to all...

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BDL X-C 4: Allestree Park 12 January 2014

Results from the BDL X-C race (6 miles) on Sunday were as follows:- 45th Paul Christmas 44:10; 47th Chris Wardle 44:12; 66th Andy Rose 46:04; 115th John Birch 50:49; 132nd Ceri Stewart 53:09; 136th Rob Eadon 53:38; 137th Matt Smith 53:49; 188th Monica Fee 59:29; 239th...

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Whatstandwell Hangover 5. 1st January 2014

Results from today's 5-miler at Wirksworth Moor:- 9th Paul Christmas 34:21; 31st Martin Dowson 38:18; 47th Ricky Curzon 41:26; 48th Richard Pegram 42:26; 50th Elaine Stone 42:48.  Congratulations to all finishers in atrocious conditions; second race in the WRC...

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SLMU

WRC performances in today's SLMU:- 12th James Lurati 71:25; 21st Sandy Grimes 75:58 1st F50; 27th John Birch 78:37 2nd M50. Congratulations to all those involved today!

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Malt Shovel Relays Results 29th of August

7th Wirksworth Mo-Men 41:12 (13:22/14:44/13:06). 8th Wirksworth Wonderwomen 42:24 (14:17/13:47/14:20). 2nd ladies team! 16th Wirksworth Mixed Malt-Shovelers 48:56 (15:02/16:15/17:39). Well done Wirksworth teams!

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Recent achievements

26th of August, Mansfield 5k:-12th Paul Christmas 17:49 1st of September, Wilne10k:- 72nd Paul Christmas 36:59 (pb); 192nd John Birch 41:55. Congratulations!

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Congratulations to John!

...who run Bradbourne Fell Race (5.5 miles & 850 feet ascent) yesterday and finished in 26th place in a time of 42:54 and 3rd M50! Well done!

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BDL Shipley Park and overall summer league results.

A good night for us at Shipley Park on Tuesday.  The best turnout of the series, sunshine, a debut appearance from Steph and two welcome comebacks - Ceri and Ray from long term injuries. Super run from Paul again in 17th place.  The men's and the ladies' teams were...

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Brasington Fell Race Results

Well done to Wirksworth runners that took part in Brasington Fell Race on the 1st of August: Adam Rollitt 2nd 31:32; Paul Christmas 3rd 31:56; Dave Spencer 7th 35:32 (1st M50); Richard Finnigan 14th 38:09. Full results are on...

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Recent achievements!

Black Rocks Fell Race held on July the 10th: Russ Morgan 18th 45:08; Rob Eadon 38th 49:13. Sheffield Man of Steel obstacle 10K race held on July the 21st: Ola Stepien 8th lady and 85th overall 83:33. Congratulations!    

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BDL Summer League Individual Results

After four races, these are the individual standings in the BDL Summer League.  Looks like Paul is in with a very good chance of second place in the tough VM40 category!  Jacqui is well placed in the SL too. Best 4 finishes out of the 5 races will count in the final...

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