Muddy Woody

Sixteen keen Croft Runners took part in this years Wye Valley Runners Muddy Woody race in Haugh Woods. It certainly lived up to its name! All the tracks that weren’t fire-tracks were very muddy. I did see someone lose their trainer and have difficulty pulling it back out of the sticky mud. There was lots […]

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Fforest Fields Cross Country – ladies captain report

After receiving the email on Saturday, warning of the snow covered course, numbers were down a bit for the fourth of the winter league races. Personally I did think that the snow would have melted a bit on Saturday afternoon and given that there was no snow locally, at least some of the course would be […]

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Fforest Fields – mens race

February’s first race was the 4th in the winter XC league, giving us a chance to enjoy the fabulous facilities at Fforest Fields, the best caravan/campsite in Wales. This race had been postponed from October, when a freak deluge had rendered car parking unusable. Again, the race was threatened by the weather, but this time […]

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Queenswood Cross Country Ladies captain report

A new year and a new course for the 2018/19 Herefordshire Winter League courtesy of Wye Valley Runners. In my personal opinion, woodland races are always the best and this really is a good addition to the racing calendar, a nice route, friendly marshalls, donuts at the end! I can only hope that it becomes […]

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