Results for the Spring Wolf Run – 7.4.18 & 8.4.18
Set in Warwickshire’s un spoilt landscape with breathtaking natural and man made obstacles this 10k run involved high climbing nets, log walls and a fast landslide. The title WOLF Run stands for Woods, Obstacles, Lakes & Fields. Read Helen’s Race Report here.
Results for A Coventry Way (40 miles) – 8.4.18
Nine Massey runners took on the full 40 miles of this race with another group taking part in the team relay, covering the same route. Both walkers and runners were encouraged to take part and there were check points during the event for competitors to register their times and to re-fuel with pork pie and cakes ! The challenge started and finished at the Queens Head Pub in Meriden and took an anti-clockwise route around the countryside, calling at Kenilworth, Stoneleigh, Wolston, Brinklow, Bedworth, and Fillongley. Read Lou’s race blog here.
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Results for the Rome Marathon – 8.4.18
This course included almost all the most beautiful and important monuments, streets and squares of Rome. The start was in front of the 2,000 year old Coliseum, and from here the course went past Saint Peter’s Basilica, the Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona, the Spanish Steps and through a lot of picturesque, narrow streets in the old part of the city. The course is surprisingly flat for a city built on seven hills, but with uneven cobblestone streets covering about 7k of the route. Read Cathy’s race report here.
Results for the Manchester Marathon – 8.4.18
The race village was located at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire Cricket Club, with runners starting the race just a short walk away on the A56 White City Roundabout with the finish on Talbot Road outside Emirates Old Trafford. The first 3 miles of the route looped around Old Trafford and then headed south towards Sale & Altrincham, at 16 miles and after looping Altrincham the runners went through Sale and out towards Urmaston. The last few miles went through Stretford and back towards the cricket ground.
Results for the Warwick Half Marathon – 8.4.18
Rescheduled from March, this race started and finished at Warwick Racecourse on an anticlockwise route. The first 3 miles headed out towards Leek Wootton and they headed towards Haseley Knob before turning towards Hatton at 9 miles. The route then headed back towards Warwick through Budbrooke and Hampton on the Hill. Read Dave’s Race Report here.
Results for the Belvoir Half Marathon – 8.4.18
This race starts and finishes at Hose Village Hall, Leicestershire, the route goes along fairly quiet roads, through attractive, rural, gently undulating countryside. The route went through the villages of Langar, Colston Bassett and Long Clawson. The event is organised by Hose Village Hall Management Committee in order to raise funds to improve the village hall facilities.
Results for the Cathedral to Castle 10 mile – 8.4.18
The Cathedral to Castle 10 Mile Run – or ‘Cathedral to Castle’ is a multi-terrain event which uses the roads, paths, tracks and canal towpaths to take a varied route between Lichfield and Tamworth. The course was fast and relatively flat; the route started in Beacon Park and headed out past Cathedral Close before leaving Lichfield by going down Darnford Lane. Runners then took local paths around Whittington Heath and went round Hopwas Woods and onto the canal path until Hopwas village. There was then a short section on roads before runners entered Wiggington Park in Tamworth. The final section of the race took runners through the streets and into Tamworth Castle Grounds.
Results for the Draycote Summer 10k Series – 8.4.18