Archive for December, 2012

‘Festive Four’ social runs for Christmas week 2012

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Why not come run with us at Meltham over the Christmas break?

Sunday 23rd December – Yateholme and Blackpool Bridge

A steady @ 8 mile off-road social run (with re-groupings as appropriate). Meet Digley (quarry) carpark @ 9.20 for a 9.30 run

Thursday 27th December – Meltham Circular

A steady 9.5 mile off-road social run (with re-groupings as appropriate) from the Meltham Sports & Community Centre. Post-run mulled wine & mince pies. Showers and changing facilities. First group 9.20am – main group 9.30am

Friday 28th December – Sausage Sarnie 7

A steady @ 7 mile social run along the canal towpath (with re-groupings as appropriate) with post-run bacon buttie/sausage sarnie in the Little Bridge Bistro (£3). Order at Little Bistro @ 9.15am, run from Moonraker barge 9.30am

Sunday 30th December – Wes

A steady @ 10 or 12 mile off-road social run (with re-groupings as appropriate) from the Meltham Sports & Community Centre. Meet @ 9.20 for a 9.30 run

Contact Mike (01484 329482) or Andy Lang (andylang17@googlemail.com) for information

Travellers 6

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Eight Meltham AC runners competed in the Denby Dale Travellers 6 on Sunday 16th December 2012. In unseasonably warm weather they took on one of the hilliest races in the area. The race was won by Paul Merchant of Rothwell Harriers – 34:06 and first Lady was Emma Wolff – 42:14. Running for Meltham where:-

  • Paul Elliott – 44:16
  • Mark Cope – 44:23
  • Ray McArthur – 46:45
  • Andy Hargreaves – 50:21
  • Gilly Markham – 53:08
  • Sue Heap – 53:31
  • Nick Thompson – 56:02
  • Fiona McArthur – 61:12

Click here for full results

Click here for photos

Slkstone Shuffle 4

Posted: Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

Well done to Paul Elliot and Gilly Markham who competed in the last Silkstone Shuffle in very muddy conditions on Saturday 1-12-12.

Paul finished in 34:10 and Gilly in 44:15. well done to you both.

 

Park Run 1-12-12

Posted: Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

 

Well done to Meltham Park runner, Mark Cope, on Saturday who got his personal best time with 20:26, which moves him up to 4th fastest in the club. Good stuff Mark, full results can be found here.

Don’t forget there is a 5K Parkrun free to anyone every Saturday morning 9:00 at Greenhead Park just register and print your barcode here.