Leicestershire Road Running League – Division 3 double champions!

Race Report
News on our fantastic LRRL results! Mens team - Won division 3, and promoted to division 2 Ladies team - Won division 3, and promoted to division 2 Ladies Vets - Great result coming third in division 3 Mens Vets - Mid table, in a very competitive division 3 Individual Achievements 59 of us turned up to at least one summer league race - Thanks to everyone who joined in, every runner helps! Casey Limmage - 100% achievement, running in all Winter and Summer league races Sharon Tate - Third in the league in her age group Our highest point scoring runners, based on the best four races... 1. Kate Ellis (1878 points) 2. Lee Dawson (1832) 3. Becky Holmes (1801) 4. Joanna Martin (1784) 5. Marc Shulz (1720) Well…
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Shaun’s Beacon 24 race report

Shaun’s Beacon 24 race report

Race Report
Below is a post from our leading ultra runner - Shaun "Bomber" Crowson. The Beacon 24 was a race that Bomber created, raced, and used to raise a fantastic amount of money for a great local cause... over to Bomber! Firstly i would like to thank everybody that came and ran, supported and donated and made it into a fantastic weekend raising money for The Falcon Centre. THANK YOU! I was up at Beacon Hill at 7.45am on the Saturday morning setting up the camp area ready for the runners, camp done i headed home to pick up my family and my bits that i would require over the weekend. We get back at Beacon Hill around 10.15ish and finish off preparing. Midday arrives it’s sunny but not to hot…
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May Day Challenge Report

Race Report
May Day challenge race report, I'll keep this one brief......May the 4th was the May Day challenge starting in woodhouse, a local very popular event, a strong team of pops were present, most running the 13.5 off road miles for the very 1st time. Pre race nerves and Mickey taking kept us occupied before the town cryer sent us on our way. The 1st few miles were all up hill into a head wind, and was proving tricky especially heading up deans Lane and the back of beacon hill. After the lovely down hill section of beacon hill another tough off road section followed heading to bradgate park, it was very hot in the midday sun. Bradgate passed quickly and we were heading back to the finish via some countryside…
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