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 No training tonight - 20 July

 

As it's Hardwick 10k there will be no official training at Queen's Park. Hardwick race starts at 7.30pm and there is no entry on the night as it Is RACE FULL.

 


Booths Road League

   Carsington Water 4 July 

 

Results from Carsington can now be viewed via the link below.

 

We had 55 finishers from an entry of 346 on a 4.7 mile course with 3 men in the top 20,  Chris Leach 28:36 19th, John Sanderson 28:58 24th and Miles Winter 29:16 27th.  Other counters were Roland Allatt 32:25, Gary Elkington 32:28 , Matt Hemsley 33:40 and Rob Scriven 33:50. For the women it was Hannah Barnett 37:25 getting the better of Ann Barker 37:36, with Kerry Anderson 38:31 claiming the third counter spot just ahead of Emma Thornelow 38:50. Men's team finished 7th and women 8th. We had three age category winners, congratulations to Fliss Milner v50, Ann Barker v55 and Maggie Gorman v60. With still one race to go at Heanor on 8 August, both Ann and Maggie have already won their respective categories.  

 

Results available via the new Booths League results website CLICK HERE.  From the main screen click Organisers, then Booth Decorators then click Carsington from the events list on the right. Scroll down and click All Members to see a results list.

 


Brampton Brewery Chesterfield Spire 10

Holmebrook Valley Park

Sunday 2 July

 

 

Thank you for everyone who supported our races today. Provisional results for the 10 mile and 2.5k Fun Run can be downloaded below.

 

Congratulations to our race winners Scott Harrington of Otley AC and Sharon Johnstone of Wilmslow RC. Scott's time of 56:18 was the quickest for 5 years on what was a perfect day for running and Sharon's time of 67:51 has only been quicker once in the same time period.  

 

Second place in the men's race went to Kirstoff Boynton of York Acorn RC in 58:35 and North Derbyshire's Richard Start also went under the hour finishing third in 58:47.  Two Totley AC women took second & third with Claire Howard 72:23 beating  Louise Perrins 72:59.

 

CLICK HERE to see photos from today and a short video CLICK HERE, both courtesy of Rob Scriven and a big thank you to our sponsors Brampton Brewery for the main race,  Unit 1 Fitness & Martial Arts for supporting the Family Fun Run and Derby Runner for the runner stall.  Finally thank you to all our brilliant marshals and helpers because without you we just couldn't put on the events.

 

Download
2017 Spire Result.pdf
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No Walk in the Park - 24 June

 

 

Thanks to everyone for supporting our latest 5k, both runners and marshal/helpers. Richard Start was the race winner in 16:45 with Sam Iliffe first female in 19:57.

 

Download PROVISIONAL results below for both 5k and 1500m.

 

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17 NWiP 24 June.pdf
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