YKH Round Up Week Ending 7.Jan – York’s XC Champs & more …

  ---Yorkshire Cross Country Championships - Lightwater Valley, Ripon 07.01.2017. With 18 men and 8 Ladies we had a good number of runners to campaign for the County's  highest honours. Knavesmire's Ladies were first into the fray , their race comprising 1 small and 3 large laps , of a splendidly un-muddy and very run able course, set within pleasant  parkland inside the Big One roller coaster. The main challenge being a short , sharp steep bank that had to be climbed  each … [Read more...]

YKH Weekly Round Up Week Ending 27th November – Relay Team Victories & more…

---Rossendale's Lee Mill Fell Relays. We returned for a second year to this challenging  Pennine relay race , with our Ladies winning the Female Team competition last year we had quite a bit to live up to.       The race held near Bacup , (nr Rochdale) comprises four legs of almost 6.5 miles, climbing through disused Quarries ( now a popular Mountain Biking venue) onto the high moor where perilously deep bogs  had to be negotiated before careening back through the quarries to the … [Read more...]

YKH Weekend Round Up – Week Ending 9th October. Yorkshire Marathon & more..

---Run for All - Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon . Results A really strong showing by club members at their 'home' marathon, ably supported by plenty of non running club mates out on the course cheering them on. Of the 42 YKH club members taking part David Smithers was the first back to the University, claiming 9th place ( 2nd M40 ) with a time of 2:37:46, Knavesmire's first Lady was Emma Yates who nipped under 3 hours with a time of 2:59:53, giving Emma   6th place in the Ladies race and … [Read more...]

BRASS MONKEY ENTRIES

Whether you are a keen club runner, doing your first half marathon or just running for fun this is the race for you. Famed for it’s warm and friendly atmosphere, encouraging marshals, efficient organisation and now in it’s 35th year. The date for the 2017 race is Sunday 15th January 2017. Entries for the race are set to open on Saturday 22nd October 2016 at 6:00 am. Entries are being administered by resultsbase https://resultsbase.net/event/3688 Entries fill up very quickly so we … [Read more...]

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