53 Results for year: 2017

27/12/17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC runners have been getting into the festive spirit and showing off some great fancy dress outfits. Seven of them ran Rudolf's Red Nose 5 Mile Trail Race at Blackpool, joining hundreds at the start at Blackpool Fire Station and first home for the club was Pete Warr (V45) in 45mins 19secs. Eileen Sharman (V60) ran 46mins 33secs: Jen Entwistle ... More

18/12/17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC's Katie Percival finished 12th out of 88 women when she ran the South East Lancs Cross Country League event at Tandle Hill, Royton. She was one of 11 members taking on mud and frost on a hilly course on Saturday and she clocked 32mins 46secs for the women's run of almost five miles. Kate Holden (V40) was next in for the club in 32nd place ... More

10/12/17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC's Lucy Dewhurst turned out to be the club's lone racer this weekend after snow and ice caused havoc and events were cancelled. She took on the 34th Longridge Christmas Pudding Race at Preston on Sunday and braving a strong cold wind clocked 1hr 14mins 15secs. Even that event was hit by the weather and organisers went ahead with a revised ... More

04/12/17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC's Neal Emmerson took 12th place out of 995 runners at the Stockport 10 on Sunday. He had a personal best time of 57mins 42secs, beating his previous time by more than two-and-a half minutes on a testing course with two challenging climbs at five and eight miles. There was a good turnout from the club with 22 runners starting at the Woodbank ... More

27/11/17 Update

NEAL Emmerson and Katie Percival were among the top prizewinners in this year's Run The Moors Fell Grand Prix. At Bamford Bowling Club on Friday night they beat runners from several clubs taking part in the well established series to win the first senior man and woman awards. There were plenty of other prizewinners from Radcliffe and supporters to ... More

20/11-17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC notched up another success with the second running of their sell-out 13 Arches Trail Half Marathon on Sunday and the honours went to local club Bury AC who took first and third place. On the undulating course in perfect conditions Ben Coop showed his form and was home first in a time of 1hr 19mins 44secs with Adam Gorski, unattached, in ... More

12/11/17 Update

THE club had a good turnout of 29 runners at the Red Rose Cross Country League event at Chorley with the women taking fifth team place overall and second among the veteran teams. Facing deep stream crossings and mud on a tough hilly course Donna Cartwright (V40) had a great 10th place out of 151 runners with Fiona Lynch (V40) 32nd, Katie Percival 35th ... More

05/11/17 Update

RADCLIFFE AC made the final 10 when they were nominated as the borough's Community Club of the Year at the Bury Sports Awards. At a special ceremony in the Elizabethan Suite at Bury Town Hall the club were presented with a framed certificate to mark making the final which included only two running clubs. The winners were Streetshakers Dance & Fitness. ... More

30/10/17 Update

NEAL Emmerson was second when he ran the Bradford City Half Marathon on Sunday. Showing his form yet again he beat his previous best time at this distance by 1min 51secs clocking 1hr 17mins 28secs on an undulating four lap course of the city centre. Three took on the spectacular Snowdonian Marathon on Saturday on a challenging course that encircled ... More

23/10/17 Update

DONNA Cartwright showed her form when she was first woman in the Serpent 6 Mile Trail Race at Bolton. In very wet and windy conditions on Sunday the vet-40 clocked a fine 40mins 27secs winning herself a meal for two at the Wilton Arms Restaurant where the race started before going around the Smithills Estate. Coming 13th overall she was one of five ... More