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By Paul Stephens 12 Feb, 2017
A strong performance from all our our ladies in Stockport meant they walked away with the team prize on the day as well as the overall series women's title and a promotion to division 1. 

Ruth Jones also continued her fine XC form with a strong third place which secured her own individual series XC title to go alongside the team prize. 
By Paul Stephens 08 Jan, 2017
Both of our men's teams retained their county XC titles on Saturday (7th) which took place in  Woodbank Park and Witton Park.

Our senior lades team of Becki Robinson, Sarah Carroll and Ambi Swindells came away with an impressive silver medal and Carl Hardman front ran throughout and won the men's race by 2 seconds. 

Over in Lancashire, we finished with 4 runners in the top 10 and a determined finish from John Lloyd meant that we won Gold by 2 points. 

Our junior runs also continued their fine form and won a number of medals across the age categories with the highlight being Sam Hopkins winning the U13 boys race. 

Across the age categories we won 3x Gold, 3x Silver and 1x Bronze. 
 
By Paul Stephens 05 Dec, 2016
Entries are now open for the Salford 10km which is taking place on 14 April 2017. Entries can be made here
By Paul Stephens 20 Nov, 2016
The golden year continued this weekend as our Men's vet35 team took gold at the British Masters Cross Country Relays in Long Eaton. The team featured Stuart Robinson, Chris Tully, Richard Brook, Glyn Billington and Billy McCartney (pictured with Vets Manager Garry Thomason) finished 40 seconds clear of Leicester followed by Rotherham a further 9 seconds back. With three other top10 finishes in the other categories it was a good afternoon on the country for our Vets teams. 

Saturday also saw a 1-2 finish at the SELCC XC race in Heaton Park. Joe Bailey pulled away over the final lap from Will Beauchamp (picture below). Sarah Carroll also ran a good race to finish in 14th in the Women's race.

The winning continued on sunday as Gary Priestley finished 1st at the RunTatton half marathon. Bruno Lima came 3rd in the 10km. 
By Paul Stephens 13 Nov, 2016
Stuart continued his fine 2016 form and finished 12th at the IAU 50km World Championships in Doha on Friday (11th). Stuart's time of 3:13 ensured that the Men's team walked away with the Silver medal at the event.  
By Paul Stephens 13 Nov, 2016
Everyone at the club was saddened to hear about the tragic deaths of Stacey Burrows and Lucy Pygott,  two young athletes from Aldershot, Farnham and District. Like of the rest of the running community we wish to send our condolences to their family, friends and AFD Athletics Club. 
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