I was very sorry to learn that Tony Christmas, a member and great supporter of our Club for 40 years, has passed away. Tony officially retired from racing in 2010 after completing his “final” Stroud Half Marathon at the age of 80 but has been a familiar figure at many of our events and races over the years, supporting his son, Lee. Tony always had a smile and a kind… Read More »Tony Christmas
Saturday night saw Stroud’s Tom Mortimer opened his race season after the disappointment of having to pull out of the GB trials for the European indoor champs due to injury, with a dominate and controlled run facing a GB international who ran in the European indoor champs, Phillip Sesemann. Tom sat in the pack until the last mile and then went to the front quickly making it a two horse… Read More »Mortimer in record breaking form on first outing.