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Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon 2015 – Results

By |December 12th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon 2015 – Results

The 3rd edition of the VOC Half saw 108 runners assemble on the start line, 62 non starters – many of whom were thwarted by the weather and subsequent travel disruption.

In drizzly, mild conditions Denbigh’s John Morris and Eryri’s Jim Bacon led the field out of the village and onto the scenic course. John […]

2 Lakes Trail Race – Results 2015

By |September 22nd, 2015|Results|Comments Off on 2 Lakes Trail Race – Results 2015

The first 2 LAKES TRAIL race took place in ideal running conditions high on the Denbigh Moors.

Based at the excellent Llyn Brenig visitor Centre, the 14 mile trail is a lovely, varied route and the 22 assembled runners sped across the fast, flat first section across the dam. The field soon sorted itself out […]

CLWYDIAN 30 2015 Report and Results

By |September 7th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on CLWYDIAN 30 2015 Report and Results

A very select group of 6 runners took on the first Clwydian 30, in perfect conditions. Assembling in the back garden of the pub for the start, after the most informal of race briefings, we got underway. The runners were being well looked after, a marshal to runner ratio of 3 to 1 is […]

CLWYDIAN 15 Report and Results 2015

By |September 6th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on CLWYDIAN 15 Report and Results 2015

The inaugural Clwydian 15 was a small affair, with 15 taking to the start line in beautiful conditions in the Clwydian Hills AONB.

Amongst those on the start line was UTMB finisher Paul Wathan, who deemed the 15m/3601ft course a suitable route for a recovery jog. He led throughout, keeping NWRRC’s Mark Davies at bay […]

2 HILLFORTS FELL RACE 2015 – RESULTS

By |August 17th, 2015|News, Results|Comments Off on 2 HILLFORTS FELL RACE 2015 – RESULTS

2 HILLFORTS FELL RACE 2015 – RESULTS

A great day for running in the hills, and 46 runners took on the 2 HILLFORTS of Penycloddiau and Moel Arthur in the Clwydian Range.

As always, it was a fast start across the fields and it was very competitive up front. 5 runners had opened up a gap […]

Vale of Clwyd 5k, 2015 – RACE RESULTS

By |August 11th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on Vale of Clwyd 5k, 2015 – RACE RESULTS

73 starters made the start line for the Vale of Clwyd 5k, 2015. Ideal running conditions greeted them as they started the scenic loop around the village of Llandyrnog. Paul Wathan, along with John Morris and Mike Roberts led the field up the first climb, with last year’s winner Mark Williams not far behind.

Behind […]

Vale of Clwyd 10k 2015 RESULTS

By |August 11th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on Vale of Clwyd 10k 2015 RESULTS

The 4th VOC 10k took place in ‘interesting’ conditions! A real downpour, especially heavy for the first half of the race meant that runners were wading through water, ankle deep!
Despite this, the 87 hardy runners who took to the start enjoyed slightly improving conditions as the race progressed. Local Denbigh Harrier John Morris went […]

Loggerheads Trail 5k Race Results 2015

By |March 17th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on Loggerheads Trail 5k Race Results 2015

Deestriders’ Craig Davies won convincingly in the 5k Trail at Loggerheads this year. A time of 22:00 saw him win fairly comfortably in ideal conditions for trail running.

David Hirst ran a good race to finish 2nd in 25:10, with the leading lady Anest Muller of West Cheshire AC, taking 3rd overall in 25:32. Dafydd Owen […]

Loggerheads Trail 10k 2015 Race Results

By |March 17th, 2015|Results|Comments Off on Loggerheads Trail 10k 2015 Race Results

Ideal running conditions greeted the 124 starters at the 2015 Loggerheads Trail 10k. Despite a slight course alteration from last year, the route remained tough and despite this, Charlie Sharpe passed early leader Rob Grantham at around 2km and led the way home in an impressive 39:15. Rob Grantham finished a clear second less […]

Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon 2014 – RESULTS

By |December 9th, 2014|Results|Comments Off on Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon 2014 – RESULTS

Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon 2014 – RACE REPORT & RESULTS

The weather toyed with us at the 2014 Vale of Clwyd Half Marathon. It was breezy throughout with a significant wind chill – and the 10am start was interesting as ‘sideways’ hail poured down upon the starters – who soon warmed up as they […]