Handicap results online and Tuesday run details

The December Handicap took place last Tuesday.It was a good turnout. Results are posted.
This Tuesday is a speed session around Gorse Way and the usual Couch to 5K run
I am sure there will be other runs around the village. It may be a chance to enjoy the Christmas lights.

Saturday’s club Christmas do at the Hunting Lodge was a very good evening. Thanks to Sharon for organising



Junior in Sportshall action and weekend update

The team of 32 junior athletes did superbly well at the Devon Sportshall event held on  Sunday 10th December in Plymouth. It also included the Devon Championships and we won a total 38 medals ( 5 gold, 18 silver and 15 bronze)
It was good to see so many there supporting the club. It was not quite so go for the U15’s which we were hoping to get there>
The club results are shown here >>>
Next Sunday is the Armada relays and we are putting teams in. Please contact Tom if you want to take part or Keith if you are a junior over 11.
The legs are 3.3km and we need teams of 4.
It should be a fun morning followed by the Armada Grand Prix awards and Mince Pies.
It is free to take part in.
At this moment I am not aware of anyone who ran at the weekend on the roads.

Club out in force in Westward League fixture

We had a good turnout at  Westward League at Exeter which incorporated the Devon Cross Country Championships.
Matt Gilvear was the winner of the U20 men’s Devon title with Charlie in second place.
Our lady vets team also took the silver medal. Luke Hayes had another good run to take 6th in the Devon Champs
Well done to everyone who battled the mud. Club results are shown here >>>

We had 4 runners in the Cockington Caper on the Saturday
The race is a 8.5 mile off road race over fields and mud

30    Barry Neal      1.19.46
35     Emma Lake    1.21.45
76     Neil Moffatt     1.31.20
103   Emily Faircloth   1.40.27

Craig MacAlpine was our only runner in the Race the Light Hald Marathon held at Mothecombe
He was 39th in 2.11.01

We also had five runners at the Full Montacute which was a 10.2 mile race held near Yeovil

Dave Engledew had a good run finishing as 1st V60

25     Dave Engledew      1.34.24
84     Kate Medlicott       1.50.35
92     Alison Engledew    1.53.48
146    Richard Lane         2.07.50
155     Lindsay Lane         2.10.25