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
James clocked up his second Oxon Grand Prix event win in a row in awful conditions at Hanney. Dave Cantwell also had a strong run missing out on 1st V50 honours by a few seconds. It was great to have a full female squad for a change thanks to Lucy Dunn, Sue Cantwell and Susan
Following the latest qualifying race in the Club Handicap Competition, the Oxford Half Marathon, things are really hotting up and it looks like a straight fight between Alan Harrison and Dave Cantwell for the top spot. Alan currently leads by 18 points but Dave has one qualifying race in hand which carries a maximum of
James turned the tables on Witney Road Runner Tegs Jones, who had beaten him in our own Woodstock 12 the previous week. Almost back to his best after injury, James took the County 10-Mile title by 45 seconds. Dave Cantwell secured a well-earned 2nd V50 place. See “Results” page for full details. Picture courtesy of
A great turnout for our home race on Saturday. All of our valuable marshals and helpers did a fantastic job in making it another well organised event. Tegs Jones of Witney won despite feirce competition from club-mate Sam Upton who was one second behind, with Harrier James Bolton very close behind him. Rhodie Jones was the first lady back,
Entries are now open for the Neptune BMC Iffley Festival of Miles 2018, which will take place on Saturday 28th July at the Iffley Road Track. The event will also incorporate a series of Roger Bannister Memorial Mile races, as part of a BMC Regional meet. Entries for the BMC races should be done on the British
Alan has taken the lead from Dave C in the Handicap Competition!