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UPDATE ON COVID-19. Updated 23rd July

Following advice from England Athletics we are now able to hold our Monday Club Evening as well as Wednesday Structured Sessions. Whilst numbers for each structured session will be capped at 12, there will be no limit on attendees on a Monday, albeit we would ask that runners set off in small groups of no more than six. It is essential that those intending to attend either evening must book by using our online booking system.

Each session will be available for booking over the weekend in readiness for the following Monday/Wednesday and you will be able to check the website for details . The calendar on the booking page will give details of who else has booked on a session in case you wish to train with runners of similar ability and as far as Wednesday sessions are concerned the relevant coach will make contact with you in advance to confirm the precise location details.

To book sessions please visit www.weshamroadrunners.com/booking. Your confirmation email will set out the protocols that we have adopted to keep everyone safe, and you are requested to follow these.

Please do keep on running as we are encouraged to keep fit and healthy.

Thanks for your understanding and keep well.

Lancashire Cross Country Championships

The Lancashire Cross Country Championships were held at Witton Park in good conditions – an intermittent light drizzle but a comfortable temperature for running. The lack of recent rain meant underfoot conditions were good, with the only muddy spot at the gate at the bottom of the hill. However, times were in general a couple of minutes down throughout the field on last year.
Three ladies turned out for the 3 lap ladies race, unfortunately one short of a senior team. Kath Hoyer ran strongly to lead the women home in 53 rd and her efforts were rewarded with a V60 bronze medal. Anne Mayers-Smith followed three places behind while Lucy Neighbour closed out the Wesham squad in 77 th spot.

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