Shorts This Is The Weekly Newsletter of Dulwich Runners SHORTS Reigate

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+ + Reigate Mob Match confirmed + +
Date: 20th August 2008

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STATS AND RESULTS FROM STEVE Self Transcendence 2M, Battersea, August 11 7 Steve Smythe (1M50) 11:46 5W Kirstin Baker 13:34 6W Louisa Pritchard 13:40 Veterans AC meeting, St Mary's College, Twickenham, August 6 1 Mile Winning this low key race by close on a minute, Clare wasn't quite able to maintain her British record pace as Dulwich won the two mile trophies on offer. Nicola just missed breaking six minutes for the first time. 1 Clare Elms 5:00.3 2 Steve Smythe 5:54.7 4 Andy Murray 5:57.1 6 Nicola Richards 6:00.5 (PB)


NEW MEMBERS / RUNNERS ROTA 20 Aug 27 Aug 3 Sep Ros Tabor Amanda Tuke Tony Tuohy

THIS WEEK’S CLUB SCHEDULE Track Sessions, Dulwich College 7pm With Steve (opposite the main entrance, College Road, SE21) Club Night Edward Alleyn Club in Burbage Road. 7pm for 7.15 start. Showers, bar. TUESDAY WEDNESDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY

NOTES FROM A TRACK NOVICE Walking back home after my first ever Track Session, last Friday, I realised that I've never been taught 'how to run'. Most sports, you learn, take a course or have some tuition. With running, most of us just 'do it' and that's not a plug for the Nike 10k. So, how many of us are running at our best? As well as stamina, this track session is about relaxing, understanding your running style and maybe even suppress that Spotty Dog gallop (those of you under 45, I'll tell you some time). So, many thanks Martin. Feeling better about my running already and I hope to get a

8.30pm, Surma Curry House, 42 Lordship Lane SE22 Track Sessions, Dulwich College 7pm With Martin (opposite the main entrance, College Road, SE21)

Hill Session TBC

few more of these in, while the light evenings are still here. I may even have a crack at Hills one day. Rick Johns

The closest parking is at Bell Street car park. There is also a car park at Morrisons though there are restrictions related to use of the store. Mike Mann

From UP AND RUNNING - Dulwich. AUGUST SALE Hey Guys Just to let you know, throughout August, we are having a Sale on running and tri gear well almost the whole shop then.      15% off all running shoes (on production of a DR club card ) 15% off all running gear 10% off this seasons tri clothing 55% off the tri clothing on the sale rail Plus bargain bins with all manner of goodies at 60% off. COMING UP ROYAL PARKS HALF MARATHON Sunday 12 October Last Charity Places Available for Get Connected. Are you ready to take up the challenge of running the Royal Parks Half Marathon whilst fundraising for a great cause? Get Connected Helpline has places available in this new race, taking place on Sunday 12th October. Run 13.1 miles alongside 12,500 competitors through a beautiful course that winds through four of London's parks and alongside the Thames. Get Connected is the free, confidential helpline for young people who know they need help but don't know where to find it. We help any young person under 25 choose and access the best help in the UK, no matter what the problem. Help us fulfil our vision by joining the Get Connected team. Contact Alexandra Parsons on 020 7009 2500 or at to register. Deadline: 3rd September. Thank - you COMING UP XC MOB MATCH, 20 SEPTEMBER The next club championship is the cross country mob match against Reigate Priory and Dorking and Mole Valley. It will take place at Priory Park, Reigate on Saturday 20 September, starting at 11am (please note earlier than usual time). There is no need to enter in advance. Just turn up on the day at least 30 minutes before the start to give us time to register you and you time to warm up. The race will take place over a 2 lap course with a mixed terrain of short grass and trails. The long steep descent towards the end of each lap requires care. Reigate station is about 10 minutes from the start (change at Redhill).

Thanks, Hope to see you pop by. Cheers Jamie Up & Running (Dulwich Branch) 37 Grove Vale, London SE22 8EQ Tel 0208 613 6060

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2008 REMAINING RUNNING EVENTS Beckenham. 7.15pm Assembly League Harry Hawkes 8. Giggs Hill Green, Thames Ditton Cricket Club, Surrey. 10am Sri Chimnoy Self Transcendence 10M, 7.45am Battersea Park, £7, £8/D Mob Match. Reigate Club Champs Confirmed Start Time 11am. SEAA Relays Aldershot - Men Details TBC SEAA Relays Aldershot - Women Details TBC Sri Chimnoy Self Transcendence 10K, 8am Battersea Park, £7, £8/D Wimbledon Common (men), Nork Park, Surrey League Tadworth (women) Givauden (Ashford) 10K Kent GP Cabbage Patch 10 Club Champs View.asp?idproduct=18 Deal 5 Esher (men), Lightwater (women) Sri Chimnoy Self Transcendence 5M, 8am Battersea Park, £6, £7/D 2009 RUNNING EVENTS Kent GP Surrey League

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10-Jan 07-Feb

Lightwater (men), Farthing Down, Coulsdon (women) Lloyd Park, Croydon (men and women)

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