Accrington Road Runners

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Accrington 10K - Sun 29/Oct/17
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1. Fri 12/Oct/2018: Ranking by Joshua Woodstock - Chester Marathon.

2. Fri 12/Oct/2018: Members profile by Joshua Woodstock.

3. Tue 25/Sep/2018: Event item by David Mallaby - Annual General Meeting - AGM.

4. Mon 24/Sep/2018: Event item by Michele Baker - AGM.

5. Mon 24/Sep/2018: Photos by Fred Green - Road.relays18.

6. Thu 20/Sep/2018: News item by Fred Green - Yarrow River Splash 10k - Points Race Trail (7/7) (16/Sep/18).

7. Tue 11/Sep/2018: Ranking by Nancy Bailey - Freckleton.

8. Mon 10/Sep/2018: Ranking by Craig Clark - Great North Run.

9. Mon 10/Sep/2018: Ranking by Craig Clark - Caldervale Summer 10.

10. Thu 06/Sep/2018: Event item by David Sagar - Thieveley Pike Fell Race.

11. Tue 28/Aug/2018: Ranking by Les Readfearn - Burnley Parkrun.

12. Wed 22/Aug/2018: News item by Graham Morris - Summer Handicap Race (07/Aug/18).

13. Wed 22/Aug/2018: Event item by Graham Morris - Red Rose Cross Country League.

14. Wed 22/Aug/2018: Event item by Graham Morris - British Fell Relays.

15. Wed 22/Aug/2018: Event item by Graham Morris - Northern Road Relays.

16. Sun 19/Aug/2018: Ranking by Craig Clark - Fleetwood Half Marathon.

17. Wed 08/Aug/2018: Members profile by Les Readfearn.

18. Wed 08/Aug/2018: Ranking by Les Readfearn - Padiham Greenway.

19. Wed 08/Aug/2018: Ranking by Les Readfearn - Handicap Race 2018.

20. Wed 08/Aug/2018: Ranking by Joshua Woodstock - Handicap Race.

Announcements

1. Message posted by Graham Morris on Sat 13/Oct/2018.

Many thanks to all our runners that represented the club at the first race in the Cross Country season at Leigh Sports Village. The ladies team had a fantastic result finishing 2nd overall in the senior and veterans race. Mens team finished 10th. Well done and thanks to you all.

(message will expire on Sat 20/Oct/2018).

2. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sat 13/Oct/2018.

Next Sunday (21 st oct) anyone who wants to run / reccy our Accrington road runners 10 k route meet at the Walton arms for a 9.00 am start . Our pacing dream team are doing a dress rehearsal so all speeds of runners will be catered for . Also good look to all members at tomorrow's Manchester half . Run well everyone(message will expire on Mon 22/Oct/2018).

3. Message posted by Michael Leeming on Wed 10/Oct/2018.

Polite ARR Winter Training Nights Health and Safety Notice

As announced at this week's Tues Training Night by our new President Neil Thompson:

Now that the dark nights are drawing in, will everyone attending our training sessions from hereon in, please make every effort to wear Reflective running kit / accessories. This will greatly help to safeguard yourself and your group members whilst road running throughout the late Autumn and Winter seasons. Thanks for your co-operation.

(message will expire on Wed 17/Oct/2018).

4. Message posted by Liam Moden on Tue 02/Oct/2018.

Just to reiterate Dave sagar s words if anybody fancies roughly a five mile run meet at Whalley bus station at 7 pm Wednesday nights . It's a nice steady pace akin to group 3/4 so suits all abilities. Plus you would be helping other runners progress as well(message will expire on Mon 31/Dec/2018).

5. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sat 29/Sep/2018.

Our first semi finalist in the parkrun handicap is Karen fiegel. Karen (-11 secs ) Janet (-18 secs ) karen won through by 7 seconds . Congratulations(message will expire on Tue 06/Nov/2018).

6. Message posted by Liam Moden on Sun 23/Sep/2018.

The quarter final draw and revised ratings for the parkrun handicap are Collette mallabourne 32.00 V Adrian melton 28.15 /Helen Dickson 29.45 v Pam mccullagh 27.00 /Karen fiegel 31.00V Janet Hoyle 29.00 /Catherine Derbyshire 22.45. V Carole Morris 25.30 /Please contact your opponent and schedule your race for any Saturday on or before 27th October .(message will expire on Tue 30/Oct/2018).

7. Message posted by Fred Green on Wed 29/Aug/2018.

Hi all, we have recently had e-mails regarding some upcoming races that you may be interested in!

 

Firstly, the Lancashire 5 mile championships, Green Drive 5 race, Sunday 21 October in Lytham. Website: https://bookitzone.com/bob_clough_2/yN2FFX

 

Secondly Hoylake 10k in the Wirral on Sunday 16th September. Website www.theuts.niftyentries.com 

 

Happy racing! 

(message will expire on Sun 21/Oct/2018).

8. Message posted by David Sagar on Mon 06/Aug/2018.

After listening to feedback from various members, can we recommend that anybody with any special diet requirements or allergies that are attending future club events wether Summer Runs or other social events, please contact the venue directly and in advance to arrange their meals please. This will help the venue to cater for your needs.(message will expire on Thu 13/Aug/2020).

9. Message posted by Michele Baker on Sun 05/Aug/2018.

Marshals required for our annual 10k race on Sunday 28th October 2018. Please let me have your name if you have not already done so if you are available..Thank you.   

smileysmileysmiley

(message will expire on Sun 28/Oct/2018).

10. Message posted by Michele Baker on Sun 05/Aug/2018.

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY! 🏃🏻‍♀️🏃🏾‍♂️Christmas Party & Presentation Evening this year is Saturday 8th December at Great Harwood Golf Club, Whalley Road, Great Harwood.(message will expire on Sat 08/Dec/2018).

11. Message posted by Liam Moden on Thu 05/Jul/2018.

If anyone wants to buy a running vest ( new style ) I will have one size of each in my car at races and club nights . This is only for when Collette is not present . The sizes are extra small ladies , small, medium , large ladies and small , medium and large men's . Thanks liam(message will expire on Wed 12/Dec/2018).

12. Message posted by Neil Thompson on Mon 12/Feb/2018.

Dear members,For those who are looking to purchase the new style vest, these will be provided on a first PAID, first serve basis.Please can you ensure that any monies are passed directly to Colette or Neil.There is a lead time of approx. 3-4 weeks.They are 15 per vest.(message will expire on Wed 19/Dec/2018).

13. Message posted by Graham Morris on Thu 27/Sep/2012.

Just a reminder – Wilsons Athletics Track is available to us every Thursday, 5:30pm to 6:30pm. We have a number of runners of all abilities currently using this facility for Track Sessions. Everyone is welcome! Speedwork doesn’t just make you run faster, it makes you more comfortable at all speeds and increases your fitness. Remember to ‘sign in’ & pay £2 to Hyndburn Athletics in the office next to the changing rooms.

 

(message will expire on Mon 31/Dec/2018).

14. Message posted by Graham Morris on Wed 02/Mar/2011.

Just a reminder to all our runners regarding the rule on club vests.
When competing as a member of Accrington Road Runners in a race or event; it is expected you wear (and display) a club vest.
This is particularly important when representing the club in team events and in our club races.
The club vest helps advertise and promote the club gives us a presence in races. 
Club Vests are available from Colette
 

(message will expire on Mon 31/Dec/2018).
ARR members - Athletics night 2016

Club events

British Fell Relays. On Sat 20/Oct/2018, which is only 4 days away.
Race you to the Summit. On Fri 26/Oct/2018, which is only 10 days away.
Race you to the Summit. On Fri 26/Oct/2018, which is only 10 days away.
Red Rose Cross Country League. On Sat 10/Nov/2018, which is only 25 days away.
Red Rose Cross Country League. On Sat 17/Nov/2018, which is only 32 days away.
Red Rose Cross Country League. On Sat 01/Dec/2018, which is only 46 days away.
Ribble Valley 10k (Road). On Mon 31/Dec/2018, which is only 76 days away.

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Welcome to Accrington Road Runners

25th May 2018: There are a few changes and additions made to the website, therefore some settings have been reset; most noticeably email notifications. If you wish to re-enable them, you will need to login and go to the "Change details" section of the web page.

Accrington road runners was formed in 1985 and presently train at the Wilson playing field facility in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington.

The purpose of the site is for runners to keep up to date with the latest at Accrington Road Runners. Whether you are a member or not, we welcome your input to our site.

Furthermore you can contact our President by clicking on the "Contact us" link.

Training night

We meet at 6.20 Wilson's playing field to start running at 6.30 prompt on Tuesday evenings. We have 3 or 4 groups to cater for the different levels of abilities, to ensure that no one is left on their own. Click on the Club profile link to learn more about us.

Directions to Wilson's playing field sports complex

Wilson's playing field is approximately 200 metres up Clayton Hall Drive, which is off the main Whalley road (A680) between Accrington and Great Harwood. Click here to see a map (opens in a new window).

There is also a large car park at the sports complex.

Membership

If your would like to join ARR, then you can either pay online by clicking on this link or you can download and complete the application form (66KB).

A Note for members
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You will also be able to request email notification of any new additions, access the minutes of committee meetings and view the list of members who have registered where you will be able to contact some of them via their email address.