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Club Christmas Dinner 2018: 

The club Xmas dinner this year will be on Thursday 13th December, upstairs at the Folly in Petersfield - Save the date, further details to follow shortly.

New: Club Racing Awards 2018/ 2019: 

This year the club is looking to award members that participate in the three leagues that we are involved in. There will be awards for each of the three leagues with points being earnt for participation and position attained. You don't have to be a fast runner to be in with a chance of winning overall as long as you regularly pull on a club vest.

 

How does it work?

For each of the three leagues 50 points will be awarded to each runner for each race that they complete. In addition to this each athlete will also be awarded with points for their position within the field based on a percentage of the field that they have beaten. If you win a race you will score a maximum of 150 points, but even somebody finishing in last place is guaranteed at least 50 points, so just turning out three times is as good as a win! 

 

Each of the rounds of the Hampshire Cross Country League and the Southern Cross Country League will count towards the overall points in their respective awards competitions. The Hampshire Road Race League has more races so points for its competition will only be awarded to runners participating in 8 key races. More details of these races can be found on the HRRL page.

 

To qualify for each competition, you must be eligible to score points for the club in each of the respective leagues. By implication this excludes second-claim members from the HRRL competition.

 

More details about the league will be sent round by email shortly.

Club Training Sessions: Make the most of our three regular training sessions each week. Click on training for more information.

Harting MT Race: Well done to all who took part. Sorry for the heat! Click on Results to see how you did.  Click here for the race webpage. Any comments on the race bad or good please let us know.

ParkRun Meet-Ups 2018

Each year the club arranges some meet-ups at a selection of local park-runs. These are free organised runs from a huge variety of locations throughout the UK and beyond, each starting at 9am on a Saturday. This year's meet-ups are now published on the events page. To take part you need to register on the parkrun website to get a free bar code. 

Hampshire Road Race League 2018/19

Last year the club has joined the Hampshire Road Race League for the first time. This series of races have a wide range of abilities from national level racers to rather sedate club runners. If you want to enter a race then get your entry in early as most of the races sell out well in advance. For more details please see the HRRL page

Club Handicaps 2018

The results of the first round of Trevor's Challenge, the club championship scratch race are now up. The rest of the races take the form of a handicap series, the details of which are in the club diary. The first handicap race will take place on Wednesday 9th May.

Hampshire XC league 2018/2019 - The dates for the next season of Hampshire XC races are now published here:

Newsletter: Make sure you send your results, articles and photos to John Collis for inclusion in the next newsletter (email newsletter).

Tuesday Evening Runs at Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Kev's series of evening runs is continuing throughout the summer. They are held on selected Tuesdays starting at 7pm from the main car park of Queen Elizabeth Country Park.  The routes are around 5-6 miles, a bit hilly in places and the pace is relaxed with regular stops to match the pace of the slowest. Please bring a torch for the darker evenings.

The dates of upcoming runs can be found on the training page.

If you want more information please contact Kev: