A Very Long Run (Update) – he’s still going!

Dave Horton’s neighbour, Gerard Varin, who is running from Duffield to Switzerland is still going strong. He’s running a total of 740 miles to raise money for “Breast Cancer Campaign”. He is on his 26th day and is averaging a marathon a day.  To check his progress, read his updates and donate click here -> http://anglo-suisse.net/

Sunday Run April 29th & Olympic Marathon Trip

Sunday Run This coming Sunday morning April 29th there is an eight mile run organised from the Devonshire on Bridge Street at 10am prompt. It will be lead by Steve Meath and Andy Dakin, going off-road on to the Midshires Way, taking in some of the Rugby Rover route. Meet in the Devonshire car parkContinue reading “Sunday Run April 29th & Olympic Marathon Trip”

New to the Club ? Wanna keep up with all our news as it happens ?

Well, join around 100 of the clubs members (plus Twitterers!) and ‘follow’ the website.It’s really easy to do – just click on the ‘follow’ button as shown in the picture. You can then get the website news delivered right to your inbox and also choose whether you want them straight away, daily or weekly. SeeContinue reading “New to the Club ? Wanna keep up with all our news as it happens ?”

Five Harriers in the London Marathon

The contingent of five Belper Harriers took to the streets of London last Sunday morning to join the thousands of runners in the London Marathon.  The five of Steph Ilsley, Mark Riches, Ben O’Connell, Rob Pearce and Phil Shaw all broke the four hour mark, to register some excellent times. Ben O’Connell was our firstContinue reading “Five Harriers in the London Marathon”

Friday Run : Queens Head, Little Eaton

Queens Head @ Little Eaton for 7:15pm start tomorrow; led by Simon “6.765433847576483 miles tonight” Lloyd. Sealskins, waterproofs, long hair and campervans welcome for a soggy run for an hour. As it happens, I can’t go this week – stuffing my face out in town but there you go…. Maybe loads more will turn upContinue reading “Friday Run : Queens Head, Little Eaton”

Booths Decorators League, Darley Park, Report & Results

A fantastic turnout of 37 club members took to the starting line in the first race of the summer season in the Booth Decorators League, held at Derby Rugby Club. The strong field, in not the most pleasant conditions of 304 runners saw the club finish fifth in the team event, fifth in the men’sContinue reading “Booths Decorators League, Darley Park, Report & Results”