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Heroes In Hoops (May 2016)

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May traditionally starts with the DK 10k and after a long and tiring day for most behind the scenes the racing got underway on a warm, pleasant evening. Rob Sannwald was first back for the club in 38.42, closely followed by Simon Blizzard in 39.48 and Stuart Perkins in 39.55. Mark Homer finished in 41.10, […]

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Heroes In Hoops (April 2016)

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There were plenty of hoops on show as April kicked off with the Midland Counties Road Relays at Sutton Park. With the men running 12 stages and the ladies running 6 legs there was competition for places and with both entering A and B teams there were 36 places up for grabs.   In the […]

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Heroes In Hoops (March 2016)

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With most of the mud behind us it was on to the tarmac in March with a group travelling to Wales to take part in the Rhayader 20, a classic pre marathon prep race around the Elan Valley Reservoirs. Simon Hughes was first back for the club in 2.21.11 to take 25th place, Darran Bishop […]

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Heroes In Hoops (February 2016)

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The month kicked off with a wet Stourbridge Stagger after more than 24 hours of constant rainfall  ensured that conditions would be, at best, testing and at worst bottomless. James Wright was first home for the blue hoops in 22nd place in 1.14.08, however things could have been so different as Wright was in the […]

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Heroes In Hoops (January 2016)

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It always traditional for January to start on New Year’s Day and this year was no different and if it’s New Year’s Day then it must be the New Year’s Day handicap. It was a relatively low key event this year, only managing to attract around 30 runners who were sent off at intervals over […]