Archive for March, 2014

March 100 club winners

Posted: March 31, 2014 by RSCAC in General Info

Well done to the March 100 club winners:

  • £50 – Ruth Dobbin
  • £30 – Trevor Brown
  • £25 – John Fletcher (again!)
  • £15 – Alison Evetts, Linda Lord, Ian Riley

If you want to enter future draws please speak to John Mills or ask at the Coffee Bar.

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World Masters Indoors

Posted: March 28, 2014 by RSCAC in Race reports

Great performances by Fred Tremblay and Donald Brown at the World Masters Indoor Athletics Championships in Budapest. Fred ran a fantastic time of 1.57 to finish 6th in the final of the M35 800m. The race was won by GB athlete James Thie in a time of 1.53. Video of the final from Paul Osland is here.

Donald Brown ran close to his club record to reach the final of the 60m hurdles. His time of 8.88 was close to a PB and apparently was achieved despite having a cracked rib put back in place earlier in the week!!! Donald also put in a great performance in the 60m where he ran 7.78 in the semi’s.

Well done guys!

Quiz night cancelled

Posted: March 25, 2014 by RSCAC in General Info

Unfortunately this Friday’s quiz night has been cancelled. The event will be rescheduled for later in the year. Details to be posted on the website in due course.

Royal Sutton’s Sport Relief mile

Posted: March 25, 2014 by RSCAC in Race reports

Well done to all the under 8’s who braved the rain last Thursday night to complete the Sports Relief Mile at Wyndley.  Definitely a good night to where a onesie to training! The event raised £100 for Sports Relief.

Sale Harriers Open Series – 23 March

Posted: March 24, 2014 by RSCAC in Race reports

The Flying Frenchman (Fred Tremblay) showed he’s in great form running 1.25.55 to win his 600m race at the Sale Harriers Open. Great running Fred!

Midland Counties 3rd Open – 22/23 March

Posted: March 24, 2014 by RSCAC in Race reports

There were some strong performances at the 3rd indoor open meeting at the HPC. Amiyah Forrest ran a PB of 8.20 in the 60m and 12.95 in the 100m. Nicholas Mbewe ran 11.62 to win his race in the U20 100m. Elliot Walker jumped a PB of 5.88 to win the U17 long jump.

Home Countries International – 22 March

Posted: March 24, 2014 by RSCAC in Race reports

Home Countries InternationalWell done to Megan McBrien who represented the Midlands at the Home Countries International on Saturday. Competing against the best runners from across Britain she had a great run finishing in 21st place.

Photo from Dave Payne’s Mudrunner Photography page.