Results, WMA times and Keith’s report are now on the Winter Handicap page.
Saturday 20th December
Lee and Steve Storey are planning a run around Edale tops on Sat 20th Dec. They will be catching the Edale train from Sheffield at 10:14. After the run, maybe drink in cafe then a pint or two before catching the train back to Sheffield and another pint or two. All welcome. Let Lee or Steve know if you are interested.
Denby Dale Travellers 6 – final Club Championship run of 2014.
Steve Storey’s annual Christmas Eve run from Lowoods Club on Station Road, Deepcar, departing prompt at 1pm for a run through Wharncliffe Woods and estate, about 90 minutes at a very easy pace. Everybody welcome, and returning for a drink or two at the club – please bring change of clothes.
Locke Park Christmas Day parkrun at 9am.
Ian Wragg’s annual Boxing Day run at 10:30 from Cote Green Car Park (Mallard House) at the bottom of Finkle Street, near Wortley Station. Distance about 6 miles (1.5 hours).
The Christmas Handicap will be on the Huntsman Relay Course at Thurlstone on Saturday 27th Dec start at 11.00. Please arrive early to register and find out your Handicap. Andy Plummer has agreed for us to use The Huntsman to register and have the presentation in the pub. Teresa has spoken to Paul Millward and he will sort out using Durrans’ parking space behind the Huntsman. The route is 3.16 miles and can be viewed here. Handicaps will be based on Tuesday Handicap times or estimate your own time. There could be someone on Hartcliff handing out numbered Santas with spot prises/no spot prise written on the back.
Meet at Fiddlers Green layby at the top of Bord Hill for 10:00 start. The route to the shooting cabin will be dictated by the weather conditions. Ian Charlesworth and Brent Lindsay will be leading the run, which will be paced to suit all. Usual procedure: bring a bite to eat and drink whilst in the cabin. Ensure you have adequate footwear, suitable clothing for the conditions and maybe a spare fleece to put on whilst in the cabin. No proper equipment, no set off. After run, a get together in a local hostelry for those who can make it. For further details see Ian or Brent.
Edition 72 of the club magazine, The Hill, is now available here.
Thanks to the new editor, Charlotte Coleman.
Renewal of FRA Membership should now be done on-line. Existing standing orders are no longer valid and will not work. Anyone who renews before 10th December will receive their Handbook and Fixtures Calendar before Christmas, and if you choose to set up a direct debit payment before the end of the year you will get a £2 discount from the full membership rate.
To renew your FRA Membership please go to the link www.sientries.co.uk/fra/ and follow the instructions. This link can also be found on the FRA web-site at fellrunner.org.uk.
It is also possible to renew by cheque if you don’t have access to the internet – please call Martin Stone or Debbie Thompson on 01931 714106.
For any queries please call Martin or Debbie, or get in touch with FRA Treasurer Andy Watts (details in the 2014 Handbook).
The results for the Oxspring Hunshelf Amble on 6 December 2014 are available here.
The Club Championship standings after yesterday’s Silkstone Shuffle are now on the Club Championship Results page.
Copies of the club records as they stood in January of each year, from 1998 to date, are now accessible here.
Mark has set up a new Race Results page on the website for PFRAC runners’ results which Dave Needham helpfully provides. Results will appear there instead of this home page.
Steve Frith has provided some new header images for the website. Steve is raising money for Malaria No More by accepting donations for his photographs of local events – for more information visit his flickr site. If there is an image of you used here that you would like us to remove, please let us know.
The results for the Penistone Hill Race on Sunday 28th September are available here.
The results for the Thurlstone Chase on Saturday 5th July 2014 are available here.
The results for the Penistone 10K race on Sunday 29th June 2014 are available here.
The results for the 2014 Penistone Boundary Race are available here.
The website has an automatic link to Twitter, so if you want to keep up to date with new posts on the website, you can do so by following @PFRAC on Twitter.