May Championship Races

It’s been a busy May for our Championship races with three races in less than a fortnight.
First up was the Walton Hall Park 5 mile race on Tuesday, 17th May, our runners were;
Ant Cassidy, Roy Hughes, Chris Iles, Dom Cooper, Matt Collins, Chris McElroy, Alan Spinks, Pete Davies, Martin Rogers, Howard Rogers.
Lisa Crosby, Becky Sargeant, Paula Dixon, Julie Houghton, Dawn Evans.

Second race was the very fast Christleton 5k of Friday 20th May, our runners were;
Roy Hughes, Ant Cassidy, Allan Lawson, Lisa Crosby, Ian Williams, Becky Sargeant, Julie Houghton

Our third race of the month was the Rock’n’Roll half Marathon on a very hot Sunday 29th May.
Our runners were;Dom Cooper, James Boardman, Matthew Skaife, Paul Skaife, Allan Lawson, Chris McElroy, Colin Sefton, Richie Harmsworth, Ian Pinnington, James Thornhill, Pete Davies, Leo Stevenson, Martin Rogers.
Lisa Crosby, Sarah Ng, Lisa Pritchard.

Tony Barnes Memorial Sefton Park 5

Entries are going fast for the Sefton Park 5. Dont miss out and enter today. Where else would you get a medal, a curry and a 5 mile race on a weekday evening in the park

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Ellesmere 10k added to Club Championship

This looks to be a fantastic race set in rural Shropshire. Its a scenic flat and a fast course perfect for PB’s. For those of you that competed in the Arley Hall 10k its very similar to the country lanes there. Entry fee is only £13 for club runners but there is a limit of 500 so please enter early. Date of the race is Sunday 28th August starting at 11 am note that this is Bank Holiday Weekend. Depending on numbers we will look into possible coach travel to the venue please let me know at training asap if you wish to race.

Tony

Fabulous Times in London

Congratulations to the trio of runners representing Mossley Hill AC in the London Marathon over the weekend. Martin Rogers 5.28 mins, Allan Lawson 3.08 mins PB and Ollie Giger 3.02 PB. Fantastic performances from the three of you. Enjoy your well earned rest !!!

Port Sunlight 10k – 17th April ’16

Well done to our 16 runners who completed the 10k race today. They were; Chris Iles, Ant Cassidy, Dom Cooper, Matt Collins, Lisa Crosby, Becky Sargeant, Katrina Iles, Allan Lawson, Rick Forster, Sue Rogers, James Thornhill ,Julie Houghton, Jane McDonnell, Felicity Collins, Tricia Rutherford and Lisa Pritchard. Several of our runners also gained PB’s today as well. Also, thanks to our supporters who came to cheer us on.

Congratulations to Lisa Crosby (FV40) and Sue Rogers (FV55) who won their age categories

Arley Hall – Cheshire 10k – 10th April ’16

Well done to all our runners who competed in todays Cheshire 10k at Arley Hall. We had 31 runners out with some great performances, lots of PB’s in near perfect conditions. Thanks also to our 7 supporters who came to cheer us on. Afterwards we had another fabulous meal at the Cock o’ Budworth organised by John Shaw.

Marathon Fever Hits Mossley Hill

Mossley Hill athletes are preparing for their long awaited marathons. The hard winter months of training will surely pay off for Becky Sargeant and Chris McElroy taking on The Manchester Marathon on 10th April. Two weeks later we have another trio of athletes competing in London, aruguably the best marathon in the world. Good luck to Allan Lawson, Martin Rogers and Ollie Giger. Well done to Katrina Iles who has just completed the Paris marathon

Berlin Half Marathon

Congratulations to our trio of ladies competing in Berlin. It was fabulous performances from Lisa Crosby and Julie Houghton both being rewarded with Personal Bests’s. What an achievement from Lisa Pritchard roller skating the same distance surely must of been more demanding on the legs. Well done ladies you did our club proud !!!

Welcome to Mossley Hill Athletic Club Running Section

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Training

Whether you are a beginner or want to run a marathon you will be made most welcome. Many of our members don’t take part in competitive races and choose to run to get fit and have fun whilst meeting new people. Click here for more info about our training sessions.


Racing

Our members can choose to compete in races throughout the year. Our in-house club Championship is comprised of 19 races chosen at the beginning of each year by our club captain Tony Metcalfe. Take a look at the calendar to see the races in the Championship this year.

The club has in the past hired transport to encourage members to take part in races further afield.

Each year we also host our own race – the Sefton Park 5 miler. Our 2015 race will take place on Wednesday 22 July – 7:30pm. More details are available here

 

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