Thames Meander Marathon 12th August 2017

Thames Meander Marathon 12th August 2017

Upon his return from injury, having broken his shoulder just four weeks ago, Rik Holden ran on the scenic riverside trail along the Thames Path. He completed the course in 3hrs: 56m: 02s finishing 6th in his age category and 36th overall.

Ashford & District RRC Parkrun Takeover 12th August 2017

This week Ashford & District RRC hosted a Parkrun takeover, providing marshals, pacers and finish line goodies.
First home for the club was Dean Bracken in 12th place finishing in 19m: 32s. Next was Robert Barton in 21m: 35s, closely followed by Tom Green in 21m: 36s. Terry Sellen completed the course in 21m: 57s, Mark Attenborough 22m: 02s, Stuart Nunn 22m: 56s, Dan Green 23m: 43s and William Whittington 24m: 05s. Claire Green was once again first lady home for the club in 24m: 36s followed by Chloe Green in 27m: 02s. Danyel Carter finished in 27m: 26s, Sue Reader in 29m: 58s, Jeremy Chambers in 33m: 26s and Rod Kessack was tail runner in 48m: 40s.

Elsewhere in the country, Christine Costiff was the 1st lady finisher at the Rutland Water parkrun, breaking the Vet55 course record , finishing in 22m 16s. Jon Wells ran in the Nestell Priory parkrun, coming 8th in a time of 20m: 09s.

Open Night

Ashford & District RRC are holding an open evening on Thursday 17th August and invite anyone considering joining the club to come along to Sandyacres Sports and Social Club, Sandyhurst Lane, Ashford, at 6.45pm to try us out.