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E.Mids XCountry Colwick

On Saturday evening Ruth Tall and her son James had great fun torch running at Clumber Park in the sold out National Trust Night Run. Sunday morning saw nine intrepid Striders competing in event 3 of the East Midlands Cross Country League on a slipper, muddy and hilly course at Colwick Woods. We worry about…

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Canicross Midlands Series

Graham’s weekend Sports review. No shortage of epic training and Parkrunning in the wintry conditions this weekend, but only one brave Strider was racing. Beverley Hancock travelled to Cliff Lakes Water Park, Tamworth with daughter Ella for the 4th weekend of the Canicross Midlands Series. The course was very challenging due to ice and mud…

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Jason Cobb – Strider Story

The running diary of jason r cobb age 44 3/4 Tried running in the winter of 2015 as it’s dark and my jelly belly couldn’t be seen with the naked eye. My first attempt after 20+ yrs was a very bad experience with sore knees and sweating profusely like a sumo wrestler in a sauna…

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Bolsover 10 & Brass Monkey Half

Great first press report from Graham. Some of the published results sparked rumours that our new chairperson had wasted no time in the January transfer window, but were short-lived. Anyway, we start at the Bolsover 10K where Tom Marshall finished 5th from a field of 672 in a wonderful new PB & club record time…

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E.Mids XCountry Bramcote

Well done to the small contingent of Striders who braved the cold and the mud to participate in the East Midlands cross country at Bramcote Park, Nottingham. First to complete the 5.5 mile course was Jan Bailey in a time of 37:07 followed by Adam Clarke 42:25, Simon Palmer 44:26 Matt Silk 44:56, Gary Tasked…

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