Masters Champs, Monkton June 17th
Saturday was a great day for me. Always banging the drum for the masters league, but Saturday wasn't the league, it was a one off championship meeting, and although I only tend to do one event at the league meetings, this time I did two. It was a shame, that there was only Shannel and I competing... Continue reading »
Photo from last year's championships
Kate Waugh 2017 EUROPEAN TRIATHLON CHAMPION!!
"Fantastic news... Continue reading »
Trench foot? Worse than that!!!
It didn't really fall well for me, I have had a few races lately, and it was the day after Blaydon races, but when I was telling Stephanie that the younguns were doing the THREE PEAKS OF YORKSHIRE, she just said. "Great, why don't we do it as well?" And sometimes you just know there is no point in arguing.
It... Continue reading »
Twas on the 9th of Joo~on
This year the weather had been up and down all week leading up to Friday. It was like monsoon madness on Monday and Wednesday just a bit wet Wednesday, but it started to brighten up Thursday and by Friday it was a canny day for a run.
Transport arrangements as ever were the issue with... Continue reading »
Clive Cookson 10K, 24th May 2017
It is 3 years since I ran this race, just a few weeks after my attempt at London marathon, if I remember right, it was a nice day then as well.
I wasn't aware it was on, but was messaged by Kirsty who was wondering if anyone else from the club would be running. I messaged a couple of the... Continue reading »
NEMAA T&F Match 1
Great to be back on the track at Monkton, I am not a big fan of the track, but I do enjoy supporting the masters events. There is a masters event for everything there is in the senior leagues, sometimes though it is just incorporated in another event.
Anyway, I have been banging the drum at... Continue reading »
The Main Event – Dave Lamond
Its finally here, the main event after months of planning and inconstant training I find myself in Newcastle airport chatting to Rob Wilson and the young lady who picked my name from the hat sealing my fate so many months ago. Rob and his family were off to Spain for the Madrid marathon which he smashed... Continue reading »
What do Grangemouth, London, Madrid and Manchester all have in common?
It’s a very rare occasion that we have a weekend pass without somebody pinning a number onto their vest to represent the club but this past week has really demonstrated the growing scope and ambitions of our great club. We had people competing across a whole range of events, in not one, but three different... Continue reading »
New Kit Catalogue & Order Form
The long awaited "new kit" is ready to order.
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