Entry forms are available for the Hangover 10K. This is our 10K road race which runs on New Year's Day around the lanes of Kewstoke and Sand Bay. Click here for further details.
Our regular Interval Training session on Tuesday, 18th December will be replaced with a special 'Festive Fun Circuit'. Meet at Hutton Moor Leisure Centre, 7:00pm as usual.
The results for 2008 Flora London Marathon ballot places are now being posted. The good news is that we have secured 3 Club Positions and these will be drawn from the hat on Tuesday, 18th December on the night of our special 'Festive Fun Circuit', which Neale has organised for us all. To qualify for the draw you have to:
1. Have been unsuccessful in the normal entry ballot.
2. Have been a current member for at least 1 year.
If you want to go into the draw, when you know if you have been rejected from the normal ballot simply email Malcolm or put your name on the form which will be posted on our notice board. Come along on Tuesday 18th to see who gets them.
A festive Curry Night is planned for Thursday, 20th December. After the Prom Run. Contact Rob Morgan.
We have a new Race HQ for the Weston Prom Run. From the next race on 20th December we will be based at the Pavilion Bar, 2 Upper Church Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 2DT. The bar faces out on to Weston Sea Front and is only a short distance from our previous Cabot Bars location. The route will be changed very slightly, so that the start and finish area is directly in front of our new venue. Start time will be 7:30pm as normal.
Race numbers and Race Information Sheet have now been despatched to all runners.
We now have a supply of wonderful Weston A.C. car stickers. See Dave Jones while stocks last.
46th Phillippa Stephens (3rd Lady) 1:16:13. 327 finishers. Full Results.
9th Phil Richards (1st Lady) 3:56:15, 40th Ruth White 5:12:14, 41st Jim White 5:12:20. 52 finishers. Full Results
New photographs from the Brent Knoll race.
Thanks to Ralph Underwood.
Weston A.C. welcomes new member Naomi Eaton.
On Saturday 8th December, from Barton Camp. Meet 8:45am. Approximately 7 miles. Meeting up with the cycling group afterwards for breakfast at about 10:30am. Please contact Neale, Geraldine or Malcolm so that we can get an idea of numbers.
1st Male: Philip Parry (Bristol & West A.C.)
1st Female: Sian Monahan (Bristol & West A.C.)
New photographs from the Cheddar Half Marathon.
Thanks to Ralph Underwood.
Weston A.C. welcomes new member David Broadbent.
35th Teresa King 35th (3rd lady, 1st FV35) 20:20, 39th Gerry King & Lorna King 20:50. 94 finishers. Full Results.
New photographs from the Sodbury Slog.
Weston A.C. welcomes new member Craig Milner.
20th Phillippa Stephens (1st Lady) 3:15:09, 58th Colin Lee 3:37:21, 112th Tim Pollard 3:57:57. 212 finishers.
1st Mixed Team: Beauties and the Beast (featuring Phil Richards) 2:48:20. Full Results.
679th Ruth White 1:40:08, 1,248th Rachael Vincent 1:54:46. 1,794 finishers. Full Results.
1st and King of the Lanes : Neale Jarrett (high score of 158, combined score of 284)
2nd : Malcolm Gammon (high score 158, combined score 276)3rd : Ralph Underwood (high score 151, combined score 245)
Notable performances from:
Jim White and his amazing bouncing balls
Andy Salter's triple strike
70th Chris Gough 28:44. 124 finishers. Visit Website.
49th Shaun Callaghan 42:31, 107th Gareth Hiscock 47:52, 151st Ray Broadhurst 51:19, 238th John Western 1:00:00. 291 finishers.
38th Phillippa Stephens (3rd Lady) 1:17:34. 314 finishers. Visit Website.
The OMM took place in the Lowther Hills, Scotland last weekend. Gerry & Teresa King ended up 81st overall in the B class out of 224 starters and 123 finishers in a time of 14 hours 40 minutes - their worst ever result due to Gerry's dodgy navigating on day 1. Liz Green and Helen Rutter came 217th out of 258 in the Medium Score event. Full results at www.sportident.co.uk/omm/.
Our Club Championship races this month are Ilminster Lions 10K (4th), Cheddar Half Marathon (10th), Sodbury Slog (11th), Weston Prom Run (15th) and Brent Knoll (25th). Please see our Calendar for training and other events. WAC runners are invited to log their forthcoming races on our Runners & Riders page.
1. Bitton Road Runners (92 entries)
2. Women's Running Network (58)
3. Hogweed Trotters (50)
4. Great Western Runners (41)
=5. Bideford A.A.C. (32)
=5. Thornbury Running Club (32)
7. Nailsea Running Club (29)
8. Almost Athletes (27)
9. Sole Sisters (26)
10. Cheddar Running Club (24)
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