Cross Country Reports

Glos Cross Country League: Race Day 1, Wooton, 13.10.19

It was ladies day at the first meeting of the Gloucestershire League Cross Country season 2019-20. On a sodden, muddy October Sunday, Dursley Running Club welcomed runners from all over the country to compete over the parkland at Wooton Park, Wooton under Edge. After all the junior and youth races had competed over the ground Read more…

Posted On: October 15th, 2019

Woodchester Park Trail Race 8th September 2019

On a beautiful, early autumn Sunday morning, four Striders tested their mettle through the picturesque valley setting of the Woodchester Park trail race, hosted by Stroud AC.  The challenging eight-mile race followed paths weaving up and down the steep valley sides, culminating in a tough uphill finish.  Helen Knight led the club home to finish Read more…

Posted On: September 10th, 2019

Cotswold Way Relay – 29 June 2019

On a swelteringly hot late June Saturday three teams of Striders made their way to various points along the beautiful Cotswold Way to compete in the annual Cotswold Way Relay team event. Starting early in the morning from Chipping Camden and finishing late in the afternoon in the centre of Bath, the relay race is Read more…

Posted On: July 2nd, 2019

Ladies clean up at Cleevewold 2019

CLC Striders ladies cleaned up at the annual Cleevewold all-terrain run on Sunday 31 March. The challenging event ranges over 14 miles across the beautiful landscape of the northern and western slopes of Cleeve Hill. In an amazing 1, 2, 3, CLC Striders ladies finished as follows …  Rachael Cary was the 1st lady, Helen Knight was 2nd Read more…

Posted On: April 1st, 2019

Glos Cross-Country League, Race Day 4, 17.2.19 – Pittville Park

On an unseasonably mild afternoon, CLC Striders ladies and men’s teams turned out to complete their cross-country seasons in the local event hosted by Cheltenham Harriers across the familiar ground of Pittville Park. For the ladies especially, it was to mark the end of another very strong season, with the ladies vet team finishing in Read more…

Posted On: February 18th, 2019

Midland Cross Country League, Race Day 4, 9.2.2019

As the tail-end of Storm Eric blew through, CLC athletes made their last trips away this winter season to compete in the tough Birmingham Cross Country League.  The ladies travelled south to Cattle Country to a Division One race hosted by Gloucester AC and made even more challenging by last-minute changes to the course in Read more…

Posted On: February 12th, 2019
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