DK runners compete in Crewe Cross Country

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The second race of the 2019/20 season, run by the Birmingham & District Invitation Cross-Country League and Midland Women’s Cross Country League, saw a strong turnout by members of DK Running Club at Betley Court Farm, Crewe on Saturday 7 December. In the men’s race Jonathan Pearce was the first DK runner to finish in […]

DK runners get off to flying cross country start

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The start of the cross country running season saw a strong performance by Dudley Kingswinford (DK) Running Club at Coundon Hall Park, Coventry on Saturday 9th November. The Hoops fielded several men’s and women’s teams with all club members running well in difficult wet, muddy and cold conditions. Paula Alder, Helen Bingham, Claire Hancox, Kelly Idoine […]

Night of the running dead

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Photo courtesy of Matt Noke. The streets of Kingswinford were invaded by some athletic ghouls on Halloween night. In what has become an annual tradition, members of DK Running Club donned some seriously spooky fancy dress as they set off on their five-mile training run. Skeletons, werewolves, ghosts, witches and Freddy Krueger pounded the pavements […]

DK runners overcome mountain marathon challenge

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THREE WOMEN from Dudley Kingswinford (DK) Running Club took on one of the UK’s most formidable marathons on Saturday (26th October). Samantha Hemming, Vanessa Harris and Farrah Hunter-Coley travelled to north Wales to represent the Hoops at the Snowdonia Marathon. As icy rain lashed down, the three Black Country athletes set off with over 2,000 […]

DK runners come out on top in Stourport

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Twenty-eight Dudley Kingswinford (DK) Running Club athletes finished strongly in the Almost 8k race in Stourport today (20 October) scooping both the Men’s and Women’s fastest team prizes. Jacqui Elson-Whittaker was the fastest finisher in the 50 plus age group on a challenging route while Jane Campbell came top in the 60 plus age group. […]