London Marathon Social Final Call – Sunday 22 April 2018

The post-London Marathon social event will take place on Sunday 22 April (details below).

When: Sunday 22 April 2018, beginning at 7.30pm until 10.30pm. 
Where: The Bowler’s Arms, Enborne St, Wash Common, Newbury RG14 6TW. 
Food: Light buffet/nibbles made on-site provided (for a small £6 fee). 
Dress: Informal. 

Confirming Numbers: If anyone wishes to join us for the buffet, please send me an e-mail to as I need to get confirmed buffet numbers to the Bowler’s Arms by tomorrow (Tue 17 Apr)

Club members, Wives and Girlfriends (WAGs), Husbands and Boyfriends (HABs) and Significant Others and Partners (SOAPs) are all very welcome. 

Ridgeway Relays – Sunday 17th June 2018

The annual 89 mile Ridgeway Relay 2018 event will be taking place throughout Sunday 17 June 2018 beginning at 7.30am at Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire and finishing in Marlborough.

I have provisionally entered 2 x NAC teams of ten runners for this event (each team must have a minimum of 2 x female runners per team but there can be more). Relay runners must be over 17 years old on the day of the event.

Please send expressions of interest through me ( so I can co-ordinate team composition. If there are more then 20 people interested in taking part, I can enter additional teams.

NAC usually does very well at this event every year so please, please, PLEASE sign up for this event so we can continue to dominate the regional league tables.

Spread the word around the non-internet oldies.

Weekend Half Marathons (8th April 2018)

Some awesome club Half Marathon successes were achieved on Sunday the 8th of April 2018.

White Horse Half Marathon:  Nigel Popplewell finished in an impressive 38th position with a time of 1hr 28 mins 44 secs with Steve Ferriday coming close behind in 110th place with a time of 1hr 40 mins 4 secs.

Devizes Half Marathon:  Mike Wheeler set an outstanding pace by coming in 18th position with a time of 1hr 26 mins 14 secs.  He was the sole club representative at Devizes.

Outstanding effort to all three