4 Results for month: 08/2014


IT was a personal best for Radcliffe AC' s George Critchley when he ran the Fleetwood Half Marathon on Sunday. The run was tough in warm weather but the vet-55 ran 1hr 43mins 27secs, more than two minutes better than his previous times. Chemane Brier, in training for the Chester Marathon in October , also ran clocking 1hr 47mins. Seven members ran the ... More


RADCLIFFE AC's Andy Wheeler went naked for his latest event raising cash to save tigers. He joined 200 naked runners in the London Zoo Tiger Streak, aiming to raise £40,000 to help stop big cat poaching. Vet-55 Andy said: "It was only a few hundreds yards round the course and you could do as many laps as you wanted.  It was nerve-racking at first but it ... More


NINE Radcliffe AC runners took to the hills for the tough midweek Whittle Pike Fell race from Cowpe village, Rossendale. Fell running is becoming more popular among members and Rob Andrew led the way home for the club in the five mile event in 23rd place out of 97 runners clocking 53mins 40secs. Climbing more than 1,600 feet on the Scout Moor area he was ... More


RADCLIFFE AC's Sinead Hayes came home third woman when she ran a midweek fell race at Todmorden. Three members of the club took on the Cock Hill Wood Fell Race and in just over three miles with 1,112 feet of climbing and with a stunning woodland trail as part of the course Sinead clocked 41mins 04secs. She was followed by Kris Lee in 41mins.19secs and Paul ... More