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The latest Reigate Priory AC Couch to 5K programme is under way
Here is the first week's session on the latest Couch to 5K Programme from last Saturday. We have Andrew (leader), Kerry, Alice, Karen, Katie, Rob, Julie, Viv (helping), Jenny, Sarah (helping), Paul (leader), Carole and Luke.
Missing from the photo are Ashleigh (who was late due to traffic), and Joanna and Victoria who will be with us next week.
It was a brilliant first session, ending up in the park café.
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
Sunday 19th September - Run Reigate Kids Race
We missed this result last week - Ludo Blennerhassett finished Run Reigate in 8 minutes 32 seconds, coming 14th in the Year 5 race. You can see his result here. Well done Ludo!
Wednesday 22nd September - Blackheath and Bromey Open Meeting
Lilah Unwin ran her first 400m at the Blackheath and Bromley Open last Wednesday evening, finishing in a time of 61.85 seconds. This was just 3 1/100's of a second off the existing U15G's 400m club record!
A good end to a successful track season for Lilah.
Border League Upcoming Junior Events by Mike Gent
We are again this year entered in the Border League. This is a development Cross Country League for Juniors from U9s to U15s. Everyone of any standard is free to race and there is no cost. There are four fixtures this year:
- Sunday 7th November - Lightwater Country Park Woking 11:00am
- Sunday 5th December - Aldershot 11:00am
- Sunday 6th February - Stoke Park Guildford 2:00pm
- Sunday 6th March - Reigate -12:00pm.
Please mark these dates in your diaries and I will share further details nearer the time.
Senior Section News
Wednesday 29th September - Ed Prickett Track Memorial Race - *** THIS WEEK ***
This event takes place at K2, Crawley at 8:20PM on Wednesday 29th September. An email was sent out to members describing this race on 8th September. Registration is open from 19:00-19:45. You do not need to inform us in advance that you plan to run. You do need to wear a club vest.
Friday 24th September Hyde Park 5K
Tom Almond and George Roux participated in the 5K race in Hyde Park last Friday.
Tom finished in first place with a PB in 15.27, 30 seconds ahead of second place on a pretty hot day. George came third in 16.10. Results are here. Rapid!
Saturday 25th September Kate and her 84th Marathon @ The Chiltern 50Km
Kate Knight is proud to tell us that she has completed her 84th marathon by completing the Chiltern 50Km ultra in a time of 12:47:15, and followed this up by completing the Surrey Half on Sunday in 3:45:51.
Sunday 26th September Barns Green 10K
David Nurse ran in this event on Sunday, his first event since lockdown.
David got a PB for the course and for the 10K distance, coming 23rd overall and 2nd in the MV50 category in a time of 43:16 (gun) 43:15 (chip).
By chance this also completed David's 2021Km in 2021 challenge.
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