After the final race of the Oxon Cross-Country season at Henley Showground both James Bolton and Dave Cantwell secured series honours. James took the V40 overall gold with Dave winning bronze in the V50 class. In the Club Cross-Country Handicap contest Dave and Sue Cantwell were winners in the men’s and women’s competitions respectively.
Our next Committee Meeting will be on Thursday 28th February at the Woodstock Social Club starting at 8 pm. All welcome.
Sarah Kerswell put in a sterling effort at the Wokingham Half clocking an impressive personal best of 1:36:22 in the LV50 category. The ever reliable duo of James Bolton (1:11:58) and Dave Cantwell (1:21:59) showed their customary determination in a high-class field.
James Bolton and Dave Cantwell take 1st V40 and 1st V50 honours respectively at Bramley 10-mile. Hans Price and Neil Preddy also put in good performances.
Newbury Showground hosted round 1 of the 2018-2019 competition in which James Bolton and Dave Cantwell took 3rd V40 and 2nd V50 honours respectively. We managed to field just 9 men and two women namely Sue Cantwell and Susan Haines. Full results below: https://oxonxc.org.uk/files/results/2018_14.txt
The latest England Athletics e-magazine The Record can be viewed on the link below. This includes a piece on Guaranteed Club Entries for the Brighton Marathon. https://www.englandathletics.org/england-athletics-news/the-record-static?search=
In perfect running conditions, Sophie Carter took the women’s Open, County and LV35 titles in the Abingdon Marathon. Her excellent 2:54:04 was just 9 seconds outside her personal best for the Club set back in 2011. Sonnie Jane also did well to complete the course despite suffering from viral symptoms before the start clocking a
There is nothing in it after race 16 of 18 events in the Club Handicap competition. Following the Hanney 5, Alan Harrison is just one point ahead of Dave Cantwell with James Bolton nailed on in third place. With neither running at Abingdon Marathon this coming Sunday 21st October, it all depends on the Eynsham
On Sunday 8th October Zoe White enjoyed the experience of running with 35,000 other participants in the legendary Chicago Marathon . Although finishing some way behind winner Mo Farah in just over 4 hours, Zoe was just glad to be running in such an iconic city.
There are still a few places left for he Club’s Annual Dinner and Presentation Evening at Woodstock Arms, Woodstock at 7:30 on Saturday 15th December. If you would like to come please contact either Andy Pike (firstname.lastname@example.org) or myself (email@example.com) for further details. Cost is £24:95 per head after a Club contribution of £5 per