Here are a few notices & announcements for your attention:
🏃♀️ Ranelagh Harriers Richmond Half Marathon & Richmond 10k:
LAST TWO DAYS to enjoy early bird pricing for our races. Both events are confirmed as part of The Surrey Championships & Surrey Road League and are on FLAT & FAST courses, making it ideal for a PB, achievable for all. Book now to take advantage of these amazing prices, which will end this Wednesday!
💙 Half Marathon 12 May @ 8.30am (£30 UKA / £32 non)
💛 10k 23 June @ 9am (£20 UKA / £22 non)
Head to www.ranelagh-harriers.co.uk/races2024 for further details or to direct book:
💛 Surrey Cross Country League #4
The final Surrey XC League fixture is on 10th February, at West Horsley Place. Hosted by Guildford & Godalming AC, this is a new venue & course, set in a Grade I listed Medieval Manor House built in 1425, with 380 acres of ancient woodlands and pastures.
This will be the first cross country race held at West Horsley Place in its 599-year history, so come & join in the fun. It’s one lap (approx. 8km) and refreshments will be available throughout the day, including teas, coffee, hot and cold food, all supplied by external vendors.
The Men’s race starts at 1pm and the Women follow after at 2pm. Sign up is via Teamer or contact our captains, James Riley and Suzy Whatmough ASAP.
All are welcome – whatever your level – but please sign up as our club really needs you to run 🙏
💙 Wednesday 7 February @ 7pm: An evening with Scott Jenkins
REMINDER: If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to run a 200 miler (or why); please save the date for an evening with local ultra runner Scott Jenkins. Scott has become the 1st Briton to complete the Triple Crown of 200s which comprises the Tahoe 200, Bigfoot 200 and Moab 240, all completed within a 2.5 month window in 2023.
With fascinating stories from the trails (including bears and mountain lions) and tips on how he trains for 200 milers, the talk will be held at the Ranelagh clubhouse with opportunities for you to ask questions. Further details to follow.
💛 Saturday 9 March @ TBC: Quiz Night 🎉
📢 Mark your calendars because Saturday, March 9th is reserved for our much-anticipated annual quiz night extravaganza! Get ready to exercise those brain cells while indulging in delicious pizza and refreshing drinks at the clubhouse
Simply save the date for now, but there will soon be more updates* so stay tuned as we prepare for a night filled with laughter, camaraderie, and of course, some seriously fun quizzing! 🎉🍕🥤
* A form will be sent out to ensure we can cater for everyone’s dietary needs 🍕🥤