This year’s Beacon Batch fell race proved the most popular yet, with 137 runners lining up to take on the ﬁve country miles route climbing 1,000 feet to the highest point on the Mendips. Almost half of the runners were from Weston Athletic Club, many having been developing their hill running skills with the club’s trail section... Read more
This Thursday (28th June) there will be a woods hill session taking place. This session is open to all members of the club who fancy it. We will meet at 7.00pm at the entrance to Worlebury Woods, for a 7.10pm start at the Water Tower. It will consist of a warm-up, a 40 minute session and a warm-down. Look forward to seeing you. JT.
Congratulations to all the participants of the Beacon Batch Fell Race 2018 this Tuesday 19th June 2018.
The full results are available via the link below. If you have a query with the results please use the message link below.
Weather was mild but cloudy and gave us more course records!
Another good result for WAC's Chris MCMILLAN in 1st place and with first lady Emily COX of Southville Running Club in a new ladies course record.
1st - Chris MCMILLAN - Weston AC - 34m 54s
2nd - Luke HANSON - Nailsea Runners - 37m 02s
3rd - Alexander COOMBS - Wells City Harriers - 38m 27s
1st - Emily COX - Southville Running Club - 41m 38s
2nd - Laura MEECH - Clevedon AC - 42m 33s
3rd - Sophie VOLLER - Westbury Harriers - 43m 29s
First Male Team: Weston AC (Chris MCMILLAN, Pete CLARKE and William FULLER)
First Female Team: Southville Running Club (Emily COX, Olivia MAYNARD and Phil RICHARDS)
There were an impressive 137 finishers on the night and some U23 male and runners included.
The chairman of the Fell Runners Association was also running last night and he informed us the two things he was impressed with was the quality of the marshalling and the number of Weston club runners supporting the event.
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Renowned for its fast ﬂat course, Clevedon midsummer 10k race is always popular with runners eager to run their fastest time for the distance, and this year’s race was no exception. It attracted a strong ﬁeld of 555 runners from across the area, 62 of them from Weston Athletic Club... Read more
Please extend a warm welcome to our newest bunch of runsters Dan Speakman, Victoria Hodge, Christine Watkins and Kathryn Copperwheat.
No stranger to winning at the summer series of races organised by Town and Country Harriers, Chris McMillan joined 20 fellow runners from Weston Athletic Club on Thursday evening to take on the ﬁrst ever Rowberrow Romp. The six mile route followed almost entirely off-road tracks from Rowberrow to the trig point at the top of Beacon Batch and back again, with 1,000 feet of climb along the way... Read more
Here’s the menu choices and payment info for our 40th anniversary dinner next Wednesday 13 June at Batch Country House.
To secure your place(s) you need to:
Please extend a warm welcome to new club members Matthew Frost, Richard Jones and Simon Dury.
Thursday evening saw 270 runners line-up to take on the ﬁnal race in the ﬁve mile Weston Athletic Club prom run series for 2017-18. After the heat of the week, light rain for the majority of the race provided some welcome relief for the runners... Read more
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