S Update (A) - Sport Direct, Winter Handicap, London Marathon
Sent: 21 December 2006 00:08
Xmas Meal and Presentation Night Separate email on its way
Sport Direct League
We had 6 men and 1 woman running. The numbers to
count are 8 and 4 and there is a large penalty score for each runner short,
hence our low team positions. However there are still 4 more races in the
series and we could easily still get promoted if we have full teams at the
remaining races. The next race is Sunday 7 January at
Sport Direct Results
Chevin Chase is the first race in the 2007 Grand Prix. If you’re not running, come and support the Striders up on Otley Chevin. The race starts at 11:00 and it’s on Boxing Day.
Winter Handicap is
the second chance to pick up points for the 2007 GP. Sunday 31 December,
11:00 start from by the side of the
London Marathon Entries on 31 December we will draw a reserve place for 2007 (in case any of Kay, Hayley or Mivvy are injured) and one guaranteed place for 2008. So if you have your rejection slip for 2007 and you want to be in these draws, let me know BEFORE 31 December. So far I have 4 names – Patrick Barrett, Louise Cleghorn, Michael Grant and Steve Trout.
London Marathon click
nb you will need to log on. You’ll find a list of clubs around the
country which have been specially selected for runners in the London Marathon
(who are not members of a club) to contact for advice, training and possibly to
join. So far we are the only club in
Pie and Peas Next p&p night will be Tuesday 2 January. Please email me before or on Sunday 31 December, stating whether meat or veg pie and whether beans or mushy peas
Calderdale Way Results P.S. Congratulations to the Mixed team – on closer perusal of the results, they were runners-up!
Happy Christmas to all Striders, hope to see many of you at Chevin Chase and/or Winter Handicap. If I don’t see you there, Happy New Year, too!