Mara Mile Christmas Challenge

Emma Ashwin and Rob Wilkinson braved the icy wind at the Newark Showground on Saturday for Adam Holland’s Mara Mile Christmas Challenge. Emma completed the 1 lap, 3.28 mile version of the event in 41:29 and Rob did the 2 lap 6.56 mile option in 1:10:07. On to Sunday and weather conditions were better for…

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Turkey Trot, Grt Sprout Scuttle & Bolsover

Keyworth is our first stop, where David Cross was running in the Turkey Trot half marathon. There are a few testing hills on the course but that didn’t phase David who finished in a new PB time of 1:35:41. Four Striders were in 10K action at Bolsover. Jan Bailey was first over the finishing line,…

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Skegness & Edwinstowe

We start this week’s report at Holme Pierrepont where Matt Silk was taking part in the Nottingham Christmas Half Marathon. Matt completed his 5 laps of the lake in 1:38:38. To the coast next where 16 Newark Striders were racing in the Skegness 10K, a course with PB potential. Simon Roberts was first over the…

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