Sent: 27 October 2010 00:10
Subject: V S Update - what you've all been waiting for
Just a brief email this time, some race reports and results have been held over till the next V S Update
Cancer Research 10k at Harewood this Sunday (30 October)
Still need 2 marshals. Please email me or call 0777 5898 558 if you can help
30 Oct - race 2 at
20 Nov - race 3 at
5 Dec - race 4 at
Details at http://www.westyorkshireathletics.org.uk/ Please use the Forum (see link on the website) if you want to share transport. Please let me know if you have the TENT!
Note that the first race, at Ackworth on Sunday 7 November, IS ALSO A V S GRAND PRIX RACE. All Striders can run, just pay on the day. For those new to off-road running this would be a good introduction, a lot of running round field edges, a couple of short hills, and a stile. Please use the Forum (see link on the website) if you want to share transport.
Final G P Races
· Sun 7 Nov – Peco XC race 1 at Ackworth
Sat 20 Nov - West Yorks XC race 3 at
· Sun 21 Nov - Abbey Dash 10k (enter soon)
· Sun 28 Nov - Thirsk 10
Final Fell Championship Race
· Sat 6 Nov - Shepherds Skyline (BM)
AGM – Tuesday 2 November, 8:30pm start
We now need 2 committee members. Paul Hunter is not able to attend most Tuesdays but fortunately has volunteered to continue maintaining the Performance and Age-Graded database.
Please email me if you can spare an evening every 2 months and would like more information on what being a committee member entails.
Reminder that if you want food, choose meat pie or veg bake, choose mushy peas or baked beans (NB no apple pie) - to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10pm Sunday 31 October.
Calderdale Way Relay – Sunday 12 December
6 more runners required plus reserves. Email email@example.com
BRASS MONKEY ENTRIES OPEN SATURDAY 30 OCTOBER
Message from Jean Snelling at Knavesmire Harriers
The online entry for the 2011 Brass Monkey will go live on Saturday 30th October
Richard Smith, the Race Director, will press the button at 09 00hrs but there may be a slight delay between that and the entry being open
The link is www.runbritain.com
Thanks to the many Striders who emailed or texted me
this news today – Ian Rosser, Paul Hunter, Matt Allen, Sylvia Watson,