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Upcoming Events (9)

Upcoming Events which Seniors may be interested in.

Sunday, 24 April 2016 19:33

Gnosall Carnival 10k

The Gnosall 10k is now available on RUN BRITAIN  for online entries here.

 

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 08:32

Priority sale ticket details for London 2017

Official priority sale ticket details for London 2017.

This is your chance to see the world’s greatest athletes return to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for the IAAF World Championships and the World ParaAthletics Championships.

Tickets go on public sale on 1 August 2016. But as a member of the athletics family, we are giving you an opportunity to buy tickets before anyone else.

Click here for further details.

 

This is a great challenging half marathon route, very pretty - a mix of off-road and quiet roads and tracks.

Why not take the challenge in this Olympian year - Wenlock Olympian Games since 1850!

Please look at http://www.wenlock-olympian-society.org.uk/ for more information about the Wenlock Olympian Society.

 

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 13:20

Women Make Coaching event

Energize have organised the first Women Make Coaching programme event which aims to provide an introduction to the programme and what it can offer. The event is for women that have an interest in starting coaching, and for those who currently coach in any sport.
 
Speakers: Energize, Sports Coach UK, Kelly Edwards (Olympic Judo Athlete), and Nicky Fuller who is a local tutor coming to deliver a coaching bad behaviour in sport workshop.
 
Date: Friday 15th April
Time: 5.30pm-8.30pm
Venue: University Centre Shrewsbury
Cost: Free
 
For more information and details of how to book on, please follow this link
 
Any questions please contact Elliot Pottinger, 01743 297194, elliot.pottinger@energizestw.org.uk
 
Friday, 08 April 2016 12:11

Tour of Tameside

Tour of Tameside

5 choices. Challenge yourself to all four days or run any of the four individually. Take advantage of the early bird discounts

Cash prizes for each stage 1st  £250, 2nd £150, 3rd £75 male and female on each day.

Plus tour winners £500, 2nd £250, 3rd £125 both male & female.

16th – 19th JUNE – FULL TOUR http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/event-categories/tour-of-tameside/

THURSDAY 16th JUNE - CROSS TRAIL PARK BRIDGE COUNTRY PARK / DAISY NOOK COUNTRY PARK http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/events/tour-of-tameside-cross-trail-10k/

FRIDAY 17th JUNE - COPLEY 6 MILE FELL RUN, STALYBRIDGE http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/events/tour-of-tameside-copley-fell/

SATURDAY 18th JUNE - HIGH PEAK HALF MARATHON http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/events/tour-of-tameside-high-peak-half-marathon/

SUNDAY 19th JUNE - HYDE 7 MILE ROAD RACE http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/events/tour-tameside-hyde-7/

I am writing from Derwentwater Independent Hostel (Barrow House), where I work with several other like-minded people who love running, cycling, climbing, wild swimming and various other outdoor activities. We really enjoy welcoming fellow outdoor enthusiasts to Derwentwater, and I thought you might be interested in organising a trip away for your club.

In the past year our guests have included City of Lancaster Triathlon Club and One Life Racing (a wide mix of ages and abilities), Cumbernauld Athletics Club (70 of their young members, who all took part in Keswick Parkrun!), Ochil Hill Runners, and High Terrain (trail running training weekends), and we are used to providing healthy home made food for hearty appetites. We also have a fund for subsidising youth groups, so if you want to organise a residential specifically for juniors, please let us know.

Even a short stay seems to help people get to know each other and feel rejuvenated, and there are always lots of events in and around Keswick if you want a particular focus. We really enjoy sharing our local knowledge and helping groups organise a visit, so please get in touch if you have any questions.

In the meantime, I have attached a brief information poster, and you can find lots more information about the hostel on our website .

www.derwentwater.org

Best wishes,

Katy Moore (DIH Education Officer and keen Keswick AC member!)

P.S Barrow House used to be owned by Bob Graham, whose name, as you may know, is immortalised in the challenge he designed and completed, now known as the Bob Graham Round (BGR). The aim of the BGR is to visit 42 Lakeland peaks on foot, covering about 70 miles, within 24 hours. Phew! Several people have prepared for their BGR attempt at Barrow House, and a number of successful challengers have stayed with us. The house definitely has great fell running heritage, and there is a memorial cairn for Bob Graham just above our grounds.

Friday, 08 April 2016 08:06

Gnosall 10k - Saturday 18th June

The GNOSALL 10K will again be happening this June. Race will start at 2.30pm on SATURDAY 18TH JUNE and again finish in the arena as part of the Gnosall Carnival.

Further details to follow when finalised.

Sunday, 30 June 2013 14:37

Sports Tours International

Various events worldwide advertised here...

http://www.sportstoursinternational.co.uk/

 

Wednesday, 17 April 2013 13:37

New Feature

Hi everyone!

From now on this is where you will find information about future events. It is not a comprehensive list, but merely those events which have been sent to me via email or post. If you have details of events you would like to be shown here please let me know in the usual way.

Happy running!

Ali

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