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TROTTERS XMAS HASH RUN SUNDAY 22nd DEC 2013
TROTTERS XMAS PARTY FRI 13TH DEC 2013
FINAL NOTICE - CLUB CHRISTMAS PARTY
Wednesday 4th of December is last day to order and pay for tickets.
PLEASE PAY FOR YOUR TICKETS AND PASS ON YOUR MENU CHOICE BY DECENBER 4TH.
Tickets are going well for the annual knees up. Don't miss out on a brilliant night out.
Venue Mount Avenue Banqueting Suite, Mount Avenue, Hutton, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 2NS (2 min walk from Shenfield train station)
Cost £25 For a DJ and a sit down 3 course meal
Time 7.30-12.30 Smart casual dress
For tickets see Alison Norrington, Sylvia Clare, Angie Coster
CROSS COUNTRY SEASON 2013/14
SOUTH ESSEX LEAGUE CROSS COUNTRY SUN 15TH DEC CANCELLED
The 3rd round of the South Essex cross country league on sunday 15th December has been cancelled due to problems with the course. The proposed reserve date is March 16th 2014.
ESSEX CROSS COUNTRY L'GUE SAT 7TH DEC HYLANDS PARK, CHELMSFORD
In the mens race Steve Sharpe finished 148th and Steve Rebel 168th. In the womens event, Jayne Pinner was 54th.
LONDON MARATHON CLUB DRAW
The 4 committee places went to NIck Knight, Steve Rich, Michelle Ball, Daryl Graves
The 7 ballot places went to Alison Clifford, Jessica Wicks, Michael Eltham, Phil Olsen, Sharon Humphrey, Kerry Clark, Hannah Stovald.
3 reserves were also picked out of the hat in case of drop outs. 1st res Julie Cason, 2nd res Jayne Pinner, 3rd res Greg Timbrell.
I will know more about the entry system sometime in December. I will also need a current e-mail address from everyone.
Best of luck with the training.
WEEKEND ROUND UP
Our new Junior Section (For Children over the ages of 15) started on Wednesday April 3rd, and will continue on every Wednesday thereafter.
The sessions are at 7:30pm from the Brentwood Centre. Application Forms are available by clicking HERE. For further details, please contact Melvyn Cooper (See Contacts page on this site)
IF YOU WANT TO RENEW ONLINE, YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED USER OF THIS WEBSITE. PLEASE USE THE CONTACTS PAGE TO EMAIL PAUL PRICE, AND YOU'LL BE SENT YOUR LOGON DETAILS SHORTLY AFTERWARDS. THANKS
Existing or new members wishing to pay subs, download a form from the link below, see a committee member on a wednesday (club night) or use the on line method on the left hand side of the page
These are only a sample of the groups that go out on sunday and are subject to time changes and maybe cancelled due to a race taking place. Check with that group beforehand, ideally on club night (wednesday)
0830 "A" group (Nick Knight) leave from the Brentwood Centre (up to about 13 miles). This will be quite a fast group (SUB 7.30)
0900 Nick Stoddard/Jeff Hamilton take a group - 8 to 10 miles. About 10 min mile pace
0900 Tina takes a group, similar to Nick/Jeff's, just a bit slower
Why not visit (and Like) our Facebook Page? You can post messages for other Club members, and keep in touch with what's happening at the club
Click here for our Facebook Page (you may need to register for a FB Account)
CROSS COUNTRY SEASON 2013/14
SATURDAY ESSEX CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE
No numbers, no pre entry or entry fee, just turn up and run. You will receive a position disk in the finishing funnel, which should be then handed to a designated Trotter who will collate the results before handing them to the organisers. More detailed information nearer the time of each event. All abilities welcome, please wear club colours.
1.20pm under 17/under 20 women 5/6k approx (combined race, seperate results)
1.40pm Senior women/ under 17 men 7k approx (combined race, seperate results)
2.15pm Senior men (17 and above) 8k approx
Round 4 11th Jan Southend
Round 5 8th Feb Chingford
SUNDAY SOUTH ESSEX CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE
Unlike the saturday league, this is one combined race over 5 miles approx, starting at 10am prompt. There is no pre entry. Simply turn up at the designated car park and look for the Trotters car where you will find Ken and Evelyn Bench. For a £1 fee, you will receive a identity letter to pin to your vest. At the finish, hand your position disk to a designated Trotter. They will then (Ken and evelyn) collate the Trotter results before handing them to the event organisers. More detailed information nearer the time of each event. All abilities welcome. Please wear club colours.
This is a more friendlier l'gue (not that the saturday l'gue isn't) and ideal for the beginner with a wide range of abilities. After each race, the hosts provide hot drinks and a mass of cakes for the runners. This is all free and donated by the members of the host club. We too are a host club and will be calling on our members to volunteer and donate cakes for our race on 16th Feb at Thorndon Park.
Round 3 15th Dec Chingford (cancelled)
Round 4 2nd Feb South Weald
Round 5 16th Feb Thorndon Park
All 10am start Distance All 4/5miles approx
Reserve date March 16th
ESSEX CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP RACES
These races have to be pre entered. A list normally goes up on the club noticeboard 6 weeks before with a deadline date. These races are free, the club pays.
4th Jan Essex cross country champs Colchester senior men 7 miles senior women 5 miles
Please let your road runners know that entries are open for the Essex 20 on March 9 at the bargain price of £6. The offer holds until 31 December when the fee will rise to £10.
Info available at www.essexroadrunning.org.uk
For latest updates on road running in the county, follow us on Twitter @EssexAArunning
UP AND COMING LOCAL RACE CALENDER
We try to feature forthcoming races and runs to allow you to plan ahead, and perhaps to join in something new.
For more info on road, trail and adventure races in Essex try www.essexroadrunning.org.uk/ and click on to the Essex running calender
21st Dec Dawn to dusk Sunlight Ultrawww.east-essex-tri-club.co.uk/xcsunday.htm
26th Dec Crown to crown 5k off road Witham Boxing Day 5 mile
Last Updated (Tuesday, 10 December 2013 08:55)
CLUB WELFARE POLICY
Please see below for details of a generic Welfare statement, which is adopted by our Club.
In additon to this, we also we have our own Welfare Policy.
Please feel free to read or download these documents. Any questions, please direct to Jackie Woodroffe or Melvyn Cooper
Last Updated (Friday, 03 May 2013 15:05)