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Monday 2nd March
Training @ St Andrews FC

Wednesday 4th March
Training and Beginner Running @ Manor Road

Sunday 8th March
LRRL Kibworth 6

Monday 9th March
Training @ Wigston

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Recent Results

Coventry HM

Mark Ramsden 22nd, 1.17.26(PB)
Tom Martin 688th, 1.41.39

Belvoir Challenge

26.5 mile

Dave Lodwick 91st, 4.50.52

15 mile

Afra Kelsall 196th, 3.01.03
Ruth Stevely 295th, 3.33.47

parkrun 28/2/15

Fabio Caraffini 62nd, 22.15
Ben Milsom 74th, 22.39
Jeannette Franklin 233rd, 29.01

English National XC

Brian Feldman 1930th, 1.15.14

parkrun 21/2/15

Ben Milsom 112th, 23.45

Bramley 20

Brian Feldman 597th, 3.12.08

parkrun 14/2/15

Ben Milsom 85th, 23.07

parkrun 7/2/15

Ben Milsom 71st, 23.21

Torrens parkrun

Valerie Spezi 197th, 31.29

Watford HM

Brian Feldman 1266th, 2.00.05

Charnwood Hills

Nick Cobley 92nd, 2.00.22
Steve Wheeler 137th, 2.07.08
Hitesh Pandya 291st, 2.48.13
Trudy Sharpe 309th, 2.57.30
John Stew 310th, 3.01.49

South Bank parkrun

Valerie Spezi 269th, 30.21

Tigger Tor

James Bostock 34th, 1.25.13
Becca Bostock 255th, 1.55.52

Ranscombe Challenge

John Stew 40th, 6.30.15

parkrun 17/1/15

Ben Milsom 102nd, 24.15

parkrun 10/1/15

Ben Milsom 103rd, 24.28
Neil Winkless 146th, 26.20
Shaun Heaphy 206th, 28.26

Winter Enigma Marathon

Jon Heap 33rd, 4.46.45

Parkrun 3/1/15

Ben Milsom 114th, 24.24
Shaun Heaphy 226th, 28.20



So Close!

A big thank you to everyone who turned out for the club in Sunday's big Derby Runner relegation battle. James Bostock ran superbly for 5th and our ladies packed well to give us the edge on the day. In the end though, we lost out after extra time and penalties, so we'll be competing in Division 2 next year. Results.

LRRL Winter League: Kibworth 6

The third race in the 2015 Winter League series will be hosted by Roadhoggs on Sunday 8th March. Come and enjoy the scenery, show those hill who's boss and then reward yourself with some lovely cake from the W.I.!
Race Details.

Beginner Running: Everyone Welcome

Run England LogoRoadhoggs are putting on Run England-affiliated beginner running sessions every Wednesday @ 7.00pm. These free sessions, organised in conjunction with the University of Leicester, take place at the University Sports Centre on Manor Rd, are run by qualified leaders and are suitable for complete beginners. If you're interested in coming along, please contact us. We also cater for 'improvers' too, so why not give us a try?

Boggy in Bosworth

 Clare  Dale

Twenty three Roadhoggs ran at a rather muddy Bosworth Country Park. In the club battle it was another Bostock double although Becca, suffering from sickness, had to dig deep to deny Vicky and second successive victory. Results. Kim's report to follow.

Markfield 10K

Another beautiful day for running, another event beating its entry record and everybody sharing cars to avert calamity; a pretty average Sunday, really! Among the very healthy Roadhogg entry of 36 there were plenty of people taking advantage of the conditions to record good times on what is a fair, but by no means quick, course. Mark R and Dale bagged Gold Standards again and early reports suggest Ben and Mark Coulson may have broken their PBs. Draft results (Network website).

Roadhoggs Rock Barrow

A record 40 Roadhoggs took to the roads of Barrow for the first race in the 2015 Leicestershire Road Running League. The 670 starters were also a record for the event. We were blessed with excellent weather at it almost felt like spring by the end. Brian, Caroline, Mark Coulson, Michael, Naomi and Steve B all made their debuts, Peter and Nick made very welcome comebacks and Jackie ran her first league race for nearly a year. There seemed to be a real buzz at the end with lots of people happy with their first blast of the year. Results and tables (Network website).

Records Tumble in Beautiful Bradgate

Picture courtesy of SL Images (Stephen Lee)

A big thank you to the Rangers and Trustees for making us welcome and to all of the Roadhoggs and friends who helped. The feedback from runners has been fantastic. A record 405 men and 221 ladies finished the race and there was a bumper crop of youngsters too. As well as staging the race, Roadhoggs had 34 finishers (another record). Here are some pictures of the race; feel free to copy and share. Results. Kim's report.

Roadhoggs on the Ridge

It may be the furthest venue of the series but Sinai Park saw our biggest turnout of the season; 26. Harry Mullen and Fabio ran their first cross country races for us and Harry topped this by being first Hogg home. For the ladies, Becca put in another strong performance and those following included Jackie; making a welcome return to cross country, following her serious injury. Results and Kim's report.

Hoggs on the Heath

A much better turnout this week, as the Derby Runner caravan made its way to Bagworth Heath; 6 ladies and 13 men. As ever, there was plenty of mud at 'Bogworth' but thankfully, lots of good ground as well. James and Becca B led the teams again and Ben survived his first taste of the muddy stuff. Results and Kim's report.