rpac banner v2

Recent Volunteers

Volunteers @ Summer Evening 10K - 21/7/2021

Janet Moore, Ian Moore, Paddy Patrick, Ian Thomas, Natalie Perrott, Usha Stevens, Ewan McKay, Ian Crouch, Moray Carey, Nat Wilson, Max Wilson, Andrew Bamford, Mel Fulton Bell, Mike Gent, Ellis Cain Jones, Chris Veale, Claire Humphrey, Colin Kloes, Linda Rodriguez, Neil Fenwick, Caroline Wheatley, Amelie Potter, Sophia Potter, Lisa Payn, Thomas Payn, Nathan Payn, Jake Boud, Adrian Grant, Ed Clements, Tom Almond, Al Smith, Rick Coles, Laura Ebbs, Charlotte Ebbs, Taryn Bennett, Taryn's boyfriend Tom, Sharon Miller, Mike Pocock, Andrew Pringle, Andy Walker, Nick Wade, Tanya O'Connor, Jay Johnson, James England, Angie Steadman, Miller Hannah, Ruth Willis, Steve Watkins, Richard Scrase, Antony Reed, Alex Green, Fran Alfonso, Carol Orchard, Felix Kennedy, Kate Knight, Tom Ryan, Nick Day, Ian Edmonds, Michael Stanley, Michael Bashford, Lucy Berryman, Jas Dhanda, Hannah Wright, Gail Hill, Paul Chandler, Stephen Smith, Jack Finn, Ralph Tuckwell, Ashleigh Brailsford, Elaine Reddyhof, Andrew Bennett, Chris Halliday, Ian Burks, Donna Barrington-Smith, Adam Lloyd, Frank O'Regan, Chris Daniels, Jenny Carus, Sarah Pemberton, Anthony Collins, Ben Son, Ellis Cain-Jones

Volunteers - MABAC & Border League

Stewart McIntyre, Rick Coles, Caroline Wheatley, Ruth Willis, Claire Humphrey, Andrew Bamford, Niall McGregor, Carol Orchard, Mike Pocock, Ginevra Stoneley, Mike Gent, Fiona Gent, Sharon Miller, Julia Kinniburgh, Paul Chandler, Adrian Grant, Paul Walters, Thalia Hessey, Moray Carey, Jas Dhanda, Ian Crouch, Malcolm Woodman, Frank O'Regan, Ian Strong, Andrew Patrick, Andrew Bennett, Sophie Bassi, Ruth Breslaw, Max Smithson, Mr Kirk, Mr Barton.

Recent Volunteers, Jan/Feb 2020

Surrey T&F Indoor Champs, 15-16/2/2020: Ivan Barrett, Ashley Burridge  Surrey Men's XC League - Lloyd Pk, 8/2/2020: Ashley Burridge Surrey Secondary Schools XC Champs - Priory Pk, 18/1/2020: Ivan Barrett, Ashley Burridge, Ian Crouch, Sue Carnell, Paul Chandler, Fiona Gent, Mike Gent, Stewart McIntyre, Michael Stanley, Ian Thomas, Natalie Wilson

Volunteer @ Surrey League X-C, Chobham, 11/1/20

Ashley Burridge - Timekeeper

Volunteers @ Holly Run, 15th December 2019

Adam Woodman, Adrian Bowden, Adrian Grant, Andrew Bamford, Andrew Bennett, Andrew Patrick, Annette Morris, Ashley Burridge, Becky Martin, Caroline Orchard, Caroline Wheatley, Claire Humphrey, David Harris, David Neumann, Dino Pelekani, Donna Barrington-Smith, Duncan Mallison, Emma McAuliffe, Fiona Gent, Frank O'Regan, Ginevra Stoneley, Graham Bull, Helena Tomkins, Ian Crouch, Ian Martin, Ian Miller (Lingfield RC), Ian Thomas, Iris McAuliffe, Jack Finn, Jacqui James, Jane Patrick, Janet Moore, Jas Dhanda, Jim Vince, Jo Davey, Libby Rebuck, Lisa Payn, Malcolm Woodman, Mel Fulton-Bell, Michael Stanley, Mike Gent, Mike Pocock, Mike Scott, Moray Carey, Natalie Wilson, Nicholas Wade, Paul Chandler, Paul Lockye, Paul Walters, Peter Crawshaw, Richard Scrase, Rick Coles, Rob Wigley, Sam Burnett, Sarah Finch, Sarah Walters, Sharon Brennan, Sonia Galloway, Sophie Potter, Stewart McIntyre, Sue Carnell, Taryn Bennett, Thalia Hessey, Tim Else, Usha Stevens

All Club News 

 

Thursday 29th July Summer Barbecue & Relay Races ***CHANGE OF DATE ***

Our Summer Barbecue will be held on Thursday 29th July. Exact timing and details will follow in due course. 

We are also planning to hold a series of relay races which will involve teams of mixed age groups (juniors and seniors) and abilities. More details to follow. 

 

Wednesday 21st July Summer Evening 10K - help still required

A huge thank you to everyone who has volunteered, but we still need a few more on-course marshals. If you are able to help us on the day please contact 

 

Sunday 25th July 2021 Plea for a marshal for the Surrey Slog half marathon

This is a MABAC event around Holmbury Hill, and we are supposed to provide two Marshals as a participating club. Andrew Bamford is our MABAC league co-ordinator, and has dutifully filled one of these positions, but could Andrew please have a volunteer to help with this event? If you can fill this vacancy please email Andrew on 

 

Give us your results please

If you run in an event, do please let us know your results by emailing . If possible please can you submit them by Sunday evening at the latest as this allows us to meet the deadline for the Surrey Mirror sports pages. 

 

Junior Section News 

 

English Schools Track and Field Championships 2021 - by David Mills

Congratulations to Samuel Stapley and Lilah Unwin who have both been selected to compete in the 800m for Surrey Schools.

The entry level is high and it is a significant achievement to make it into the Surrey team.

The Championships are being held in Manchester over the weekend of 10th July.

 

Dates For Your Diary from Mike Gent

Upcoming dates for Junior Section track league events are as follows:

10 July - Ebbisham League , Woodcote School, Coulsdon - U11s, U13s and U15s - Boys only

17 July - YDL LAG at Guildford - U13s and U15s - Boys and Girls

24 July - Ebbisham League - Venue TBC - U11-U15 boys only

25 July - YDL UAG -  Brighton - U17- U20 Boys and girls

7 August - Lily B - Guildford  -  Girls U11-U17s

15 August Ebbisham League -  Woodcote School Coulsdon - U11s, U13s and U15s - Boys only

28 August  - Lily B - Sutton-  Girls U11-U17s

4 September - YDL LAG - Sutton - U13-U15 Boys and girls

5 September - YDL UAG - Crawley -  U17- U20 Boys and girls

If anyone would like to compete in the upcoming Ebbisham Boys league fixture on Saturday 10 July and the LAG (U13 and U15 boys and girls) YDL fixture at Guildford on 17 July then please let Mike Gent know. 

 

Senior Section News 

Senior Training at K2

You should have an email in your in-box sent on Sunday 4th July around 15:30 from Malcolm Woodman regarding training at K2. The first planned date is Tuesday 27th July. Please see Malcolm's email for the full details and the schedule.

 

Sunday 20th June Southern Athletics League at K2 Athletics Stadium

We have the results from the Southern Athletics League Match 1 published here. Note that Reigate Priory AC athletes take part in a team together with Holland Sports AC and Dorking and Mole Valley AC.

 

Sunday 4th July Kenley 10K 

 

Jon Payn got a PB of 44.47 at the Kenley 10K which consists of  3 laps of Kenley Aerodrome, a flat route! He ran with Jamilla for most of the run.

 

Sunday 4th July - Kate's 6th Action Challenge - Peak District 100

Marathon number 76 under the belt for Kate Knight. 5th x 100 km. 6th action challenge event of the year.

 

Couch to 5K "Graduation" 10th July - next weekend!

Our Couch to 5k group has made really excellent progress and have just this week to prepare for their "graduation". With the return of Parkrun being delayed we now plan to run three 1 mile laps in  Priory Park at 09:00 on Saturday 10th July.

It would be great if we could get a strong turnout of club members to run with the group to help support them and celebrate their achievement. 

 

Surrey Slog Half Marathon 25th July

Please support this event which is staged by MABAC. Details are here and note the plea for a Marshal above.

 

Keep in touch

Please let us know if there is anything you'd like to see in the newsletter.

If you wish to get in touch our email address is   

Volunteers needed for London Marathon 2021 on Sunday 3 October

If you are not running in the LM this October, why not spend a couple of hours volunteering instead? Every year, RPAC organises volunteers to direct the competitors and their families/friends around the start areas. It's an early morning meeting on...

Summer Evening 10K Wednesday 21st July 2021

The Summer Evening 10k is an undulating, multi-terrain, 10k race open to anyone 15 years or over on the day of the race, suitable for club runners and recreational runners alike. It starts in Reigate’s attractive Priory Park before exiting onto...

Senior Training Groups from Monday 29th March 2021

Assuming we can resume training from 29th March, I am planning to use the same groups that we established last year after lockdown 2. See below for the full list. Please contact me if any of the following apply: You are not on the list and want to...

Reigate Priory AC's Couch to 5K Programme

The idea behind Reigate Priory AC's Couch to 5K Programme If you want to get fitter and healthier, run socially with others or feel better in yourself, then perhaps this is for you.  Whatever your motivation, we are running a Couch to 5K training...