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Notices & Announcements : March 2024

Howdy Ranelights..

Here are a few notices & announcements for your attention:

πŸ’™ Thank you to everyone who attended the talk with Scott Jenkins on Wednesday 7 February. It was a really inspring evening, with a fascinating insight into plus lots of helpful tips from one of the UK’s best ultra runners. Scott is an ambassador/patron for Operation Smile, so please consider making a donation via this link, in support of a great charity: πŸ‘ˆ

πŸƒβ€β™€οΈ πŸƒβ€β™€οΈ There are two jobs in March for the mob! Which means two chances to run for our club and cheer the club cry:

Hobble Gobble
Razzle Dazzle
Zis Boom Bah
Ranelagh Ranelagh
Rah Rah Rah.

🌲 Ranelagh Harriers vs Orion Harriers Mob Match | Saturday 2 March @ 2pm: Everyone is welcome as we travel to the wonderfully scenic, mud-ridden, bog-strewn, quagmires of Epping Forest to fight it out for the Harold Lee Cup.

Last year, despite a hard fought battle, Orion claimed victory by the slimest of margins: Can we restore club honour this year? Details as follows:

πŸ”’ Registration from 12.30pm at the Orion Clubhouse (Jubilee Retreat, Bury Road, Chingford, E4 7QJ).
πŸš— Parking is available at a City of London carpark on Bury Road, 400m from the clubhouse. Charges are payable through the RingGo app.
⌚ Race starts at 2pm. Distance is 7.5 miles.
🍰 Refreshments & results will be at their clubhouse after. Both cash & card accepted.

🦌 Inter Club Match vs Milocarian AC vs Stragglers | Saturday 23 March @ 2pm: A call to the mob to take back the Ellis Trophy from the strong Milocarians. The Stragglers are also on tremendous form, so club honour is very much at stake here.

Everyone is welcome to run the 5.5 mile (approx. 8km) cross-country route in Richmond Park to compete for the Ellis Trophy (Men) and the Dysart Trophy (Women). Details as follows:

πŸ”’ Numbers from 1pm at the top of Sidmouth Woods @
⌚ Race starts at 2pm
🍰 Refreshments & results will be at our clubhouse after. Please bring cash.

πŸ’› Saturday 9 March @ 7pm Ranelagh Quiz Night πŸŽ‰
πŸ“’ Let’s light up the quiz night! We’re rolling out the welcome mat for you on March 9th. Just glide over to this form: πŸ‘ˆ sprinkle it with your drink preferences and dietary quirks, swipe the payment like you’re buying a round for the whole pub, and voila!

You’re set to strut your stuff and strut your smarts on Saturday night. So, sharpen those pencils, sharpen those wits, and let’s dive into a quiz night that’s funnier than a stand-up comedy roast! πŸŽ‰πŸ•πŸ₯€

πŸƒβ€β™€οΈ Ranelagh Harriers Richmond Half Marathon & Richmond 10k:
Don’t forget to secure your entry for our events. Both 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 so you don’t miss out:

πŸ’™ Half Marathon 12 May @ 8.30am (Β£34 UKA / Β£36 non)
πŸ’› 10k 23 June @ 9am (Β£24 UKA / Β£26 non)

Head to for further details or to direct book:

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πŸ“’ STOP PRESS: We’re awaiting confirmation from Royal Parks but the following changes to the following fixtures are likely to be made:

πŸ† Clutton Cup will be brought forward to 13 April (previously 20 April)
πŸ† Baker Cup will be put back to 27 April (previously 6 April)

As soon as we can, we will confirm these date changes. We will directly contact those who have already signed up for either event. Any queries, please contact πŸ‘ˆ


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Surrey cross country league standings

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Ladies Div 17/15league table
Men Div 18/9league table
Ladies Div U159/16league table
Men Div U15/U1716/18league table