Oxford mail XC league round 1 – 3rd November – Confirmed

The Oxford mail XC league has confirmed that round 1 will take place on the 3rd November. Please note dogs are not permitted on site.

Details about the fixture can be found here.

Maps of the course routes for the various races can be found here.

Some important info regarding road closures can be found here, please plan and allow extra time for travel to/from the venue.

2019 Road Running League Table: Final Fact Check

The final version of the 2019 Road Running championship table (up to the final event 15, Tadley 10 mile) is linked below for final examination/fact checking.

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If there are any errors or discrepancies on this table, please respond to Conor McGrory (conormcg56@gmail.com) with:

  1. Details of the error and correction required.
  2. Details of your race/time that require correction/insertion.
  3. An event race results URL for verifying your result.

Any discrepancies need to be raised before Sunday the 3rd of November 2019.  After this time, the table will be closed and the results will be formally published as a final version.

With final (provisional) scores counted, the following athletes lead their respective tables:

Senior Male:  James Knight (99 points).

Senior Female:  Victoria Duncan (40 points).

Veteran Male:  Wayne Lillis (99 points).

Veteran Female:  Liz Harkness (60 points).

Weekend overview 12th/13th October 2019

Chicago Marathon

Mike Sheridan took the V70 victory in the Chicago marathon in a fantastic time of 3:04:55, breaking the previous club record by over 2 hours. 

Greenham Trust Step up 4 good 10 km

James Knight won the race in 35:46, Tobias Allen set a new PB on his way to 2nd in 36:00, Jeff Bird was 4th/1st V40 in 37:26 and Rachel Allen was 22nd/2nd lady in 44:23. Continue reading

London Marathon 2020 ballot entries

If you are a member of NAC with more than 1 year of full membership, you applied for a ballot entry to the London Marathon 2020 but were unsuccessful (ballot results will be landing as of this week), there is still an opportunity to gain an entry for next year’s event.
 
NAC will be allocated either one or two athletic club entries to the London Marathon (the exact number of entries which NAC will be allocated will be confirmed in late November 2019).
 
If you receive an unsuccessful London Marathon 2020 ballot entry email and wish to be considered for a club entry place, please forward your unsuccessful London Marathon 2020 email to conormcg56@gmail.com. A NAC ballot of London Marathon 2020 unsuccessful applicants will take place in early December 2019 where the club entry/entries will then be given to the name(s) drawn at random from a hat.

2019 / 2020 XC Season

The majority of the 2019/2020 XC season fixtures are now confirmed and can be found here. Please add them to your diary.

We had a hugely successful league season with a great turn out for all fixtures last year and it would be great have that again.

Phil Marshall E-J Bailey will automatically enter anyone who ran an Oxford Mail league race last year into the 2019/20 league.

They will also enter anyone that they have spoken directly to already, but if there is anyone who is new or returning to cross country and wants to race (it’s free for all competing members) , please let them know.