THE RUNDOWN 5TH NOVEMBER: NEW YORK MARATHON, CENTURIONS WINTER GRAND PRIX (Race 1) & PARKRUN

Kand D Christmas Party – get your tickets now!

Just one month to go to the club Christmas party. Friday 1 December at Dorridge Village Hall. A bar, music and annual awards and at £10 a ticket it’s too good to miss! – Get your tickets now via this link to the Club Shop here
Raffle Prizes
Can you help us out with prizes for the raffle at the club Christmas party? Bottles of wine, boxes of chocolate, vouchers, other gifts, all would be welcome to help us raise funds for local charities.
Please contact clairel.deeley@gmail.com with any offers. Thank you
New York Marathon 
Anthony Ellis and Mike McDonald took part in this iconic race. Anthony completed the distance in 3 hours and 25 minutes, and  Mike completed his 47th Marathon (!) in 4 hours 53 minutes

Centurions Winter Grand Prix – Race 1

This popular 5-mile trail race, run on the first Sunday of the month from November to April saw a great KandD turnout for the first race. Well done to Monica Green winning the 3rd lady and 1st Vet Lady prizes, and also to Kerry Thompson for 2nd Vet lady. It’s a great way to measure your progress over the winter and entries are advance on the race website here or on the day. Full results in the table below:

Name Position Time
Monica Green 20 35.46
Kerry Thompson 24 36.05
Steve Armstrong 28 37.11
Stephen Ray 29 37.28
John Parkin 35 38.50
Graham Edwards 37 39.17
Siobhan Cotter 43 40.51
Alan Green 47 41.40
Jude Mansfield 55 42.49
Victoria Cook 56 43.05
Yasmin Amyes 57 43.18
Mark Amyes 58 43.23
Bruce Hampton 60 43.39
Karen Elwell 62 43.54
Katie Price 67 44.50
Lisa Ray 68 44.56
Alan Marshall 79 48.19
Sara Rowell 84 51.59
Samantha Edginton 85 51.59

Parkrun Roundup

Not surprisingly given the pouring rain, numbers were down a little on recent week, but still saw 45 hardy K&D members out for their weekly parkrun fix. Well done to Matt Hipwell for 1st overall at Brueton, and to Jess Woolley and Anna Delaney for 2nd and 3rd ladies. Also 2 new parkrun PBs this week: congratulations to Jamie Power and Mark Gale! Full results in the table below:

Parkrun Position Time PB/Top 3
Ashton Court parkrun
Gareth WAINWRIGHT 4 00:18:19
Kirstin BAMFORD 21 00:20:25
Hampstead Heath parkrun
Sarah CATTELL 181 00:29:51
Brueton parkrun
Matt HIPWELL 1 00:17:26 1st overall
Tim PRICE 8 00:19:39
Paul BENTLEY 12 00:20:02
Sam CHECKETT 24 00:21:39
Jessica WOOLLEY 25 00:22:08 2nd lady
Richard Christopher BEALE 31 00:22:34
Gareth JONES 34 00:22:47
Paul WILLIAMS 40 00:23:22
Stephen RAY 47 00:23:37
Anna DELANEY 55 00:24:02 3rd lady
Kevin TOMKINSON 70 00:24:51
Martin HANCOCK 75 00:25:02
John GARSIDE 83 00:25:20
Jamie POWER 90 00:25:43 PB!
Keith WHITEHEAD 105 00:26:28
Adam FINLAY 119 00:27:31
Neil LETHAM 125 00:27:59
Sandra BOOT 132 00:28:21
Tasha CAMPBELL 136 00:28:33
Robert STEWART 137 00:28:34
Tanya CRONIN 156 00:30:02
Carly MITCHELL 176 00:31:06
Linda Michele WHITEHEAD 204 00:33:25
Alan C MARSHALL 246 01:17:46
Siobhan COTTER 245 01:17:46
Burgess parkrun
Alison GIBLIN 420 00:35:10
Forest Rec parkrun
Kerry WHITEHILL 130 00:34:44
Sheffield Castle parkrun
Ben JONES 28 00:23:35
Skipton parkrun
Kirsty WISE 83 00:29:03
Fairview parkrun
Katie PRICE 77 00:29:29
South Boulder Creek parkrun
George SPANN 7 00:21:20
Sutton Park parkrun
Kate MARSH 171 00:30:38
Warwick Racecourse parkrun
Mark GALE 42 00:23:36 PB!
Nicky EVANS 83 00:26:15
Victoria COOK 94 00:26:47
Rothay Park parkrun
Marc BOZDOGAN 40 00:25:07
Holbrooks parkrun
Ian Derek MAIDMENT 31 00:27:05
Aston Hall parkrun
Bruce HAMPTON 44 00:28:13