Jim was warming up away from the crowds at the Great Manchester Run when he bumped into Haile Gebrselassie! As people on Facebook said - It's always a real treat to meet a true running legend something Mr gabrrselesi won't forget! (Quote cortesy of Mark and Jean Jackson)
SEVEN Radcliffe AC runners joined the thousands in the Great Manchester Run on Sunday. Don Whiley was first among them clocking 42mins 10secs and coming 50th in his age group. Mauro Rotondi ran 47mins 51secs: Sheila Jones 49mins 04secs: Amanda Hey 51mins 51secs: Katie Fairclough 56mins 09secs: Jim Rhodes (V70) 1hr 03mins 40 secs and Iain Harris (V60) 1hr ...
RADCLIFFE AC had a great turnout of 17 runners in the Horwich 5 race.
Steve Lomax led the club home in a good time of 31mins 11secs to finish in 49th position out of 255 runners in the picturesque but challenging course around Rivington. Eileen Royle took the first prize among the lady vet-65s and Sheila Jones was second vet-55. Rob Shiels was close on ...
RADCLIFFE AC's Stu Sharp ran a personal best time in the Derby 10k after competing in the Boston Marathon only two weeks earlier.
In the 12th running of the event he showed he was still on form by coming 18th out of 3,500 competitors, clocking 34mins 52secs.
Three members took on a race with a difference on Saturday when eating cake became almost as ...