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Sunday 9 December 09:30 Start


Congratulations to race winner Sam Moakes of Sutton in Ashfield Harriers who finished in 32:25. Heanor's Dale Annable was runner up in 33:02 with North Derbyshire's Richard Start third in 33:32. In the women's race it was Michelle Willcocks making it a Sutton double winning in 38:33 and first woman for the second year running. Second woman was Derby AC's Chrissie Dover in 39:29 with Denby Dale Traveller Bridget Coomber third in 40:06.  Thank you for everyone who ran or supported our race today.  Download provisional results below.


Get ready for another 10k sponsored by Derby Runner coming in June 2019, a new event the Grassmoor 10K  will take place at Grassmoor Country Park on Sunday 2 June, see below.


Results Derby Runner Bolsover-10k.pdf
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Leading Category Positions
Derby Runner Bolsover-10k Cat Positions.
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 A New Race for 2019

Sunday 2 June


North Derbyshire Running Club gives advance notice of a new race sponsored by The Derby Runner. 


The Grassmoor 10k and children's fun run will be held at Grassmoor Country Park on June 2nd 2019. Entries will open on February 1st and will be limited to the first 600. More details will follow.


BD Cross Country League

Bakewell Showground 2 December


We had 27 runners at Bakewell with the men finishing 7th and the ladies a splendid 3rd. Tim Clayton was first back in 26th place overall and was 1st v55. Roland Allatt, Ian Monaghan, Tom Topham,  BDL debutant  Henry Kay, Gareth Wing & Richard Corker made up our top scoring men.  Rachel Burton was first back for the ladies and 4th placed female overall. Hannah Barnett and Sarah Witham were our other 2 counters. In age categories, as well as Tim (1st v55) we also had Margaret Gorman 1st v60, 


Results are now available via the League Tracker website, link below.

No Walk in the Park - 1 December


Great to see so many at our final race of the year and thanks for staying for the presentation. Newcomer Bob Shoreson was first back in 17:46 ahead of NDRC's Steve Gascoyne 18:02 with  Clapham Chaser Shaun Mills third in 18:11. The ladies winner was unattached Shelley Fairey in 19:53 with NDRC's Sarah Johnson second in 22:33 and Martha Laxton-Kane third in 23:35.  Provisional results from the 5k & 1500m can be downloaded below.


Congratulations to our series winners John Sanderson & Sarah Johnson. Photos from today, courtesy of Rob Scriven,  can be viewed HERE.


We start again next year on Saturday 5 January so have a great Christmas & hope to see many of you in the new year.

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Derbyshire Cross Country Championships


Saturday January 5th 2019 at Wollaton Park


Closing date for entry is Sunday 9th December 2018 and no late entries will be accepted. Download entry form below.

CC Entry Form V1 2019.pdf
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