News

2018 / 2019 Club Race League

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After a bit of discussion internally, we have decided to restart the Club Race League for the 2018/2019 season.

We are looking to make it as simple as possible and are looking to select 10-12 local races that our club members can complete in, with points awarded based on position, age category, etc.

VLM 2019 Club Ballot Thurs 8 Nov

We will be holding a ballot for the 2019 Virgin London Marathon next week on Thurs 8 Nov. If you are a fully paid-up club member and have affiliated to England Athletics by paying the £15 affiliation fee and have been rejected from the 2019 VLM ballot you can enter the Club ballot by sending your rejection notice to chairman@stroudathleticclub.co.uk or handing it to Jim Adams before 8 Nov. We receive one free entry for having up to 150 adult members affiliated to England Athletics on 5 Nov.

Half Marathon Refreshments 2018

Barb Chandler reports: "Thank you to all who brought cakes for the Refreshment Stall, some great baking! Also to Sally, Julie, Gillian, Josie, Cilla and Jackie who all worked very hard. We made £601.20 for the Club, with many thanks, Barb". A great result, even better than last year!

New Beginners Group 6 Nov

We have had a fantastic response to our new beginners group starting on 6th Nov and the list is now full! If any club members would like to join a rota to help Ryan, Tim, Adrian and Faye to support the group please let us know.

Water Stations at Stroud Half - Sunday 21st Oct 2018

PLEASE NOTE: there is NO water station this year at mile 11 at the Horse Trough roundabout.

This years Stroud Half Marathon will have 3 water stations at the following location:

Water Station 1: Standish Lane - just past the village hall (approx mile 5)

Water Station 2: Grove Lane - 250 yards after the M5 bridge (approx mile 7)

Water Station 3 : Brunel Way outside StocknLock (approx mile 9)