Leinthall Starkes handicap race – 7 May 2019

Herefordshire in May is famous for its spectacular and fragrant display of apple blossom. As the handicaps kicked in for the first time this summer, it was the running performances of Croft runners that were blossoming as another remarkable 11 PBs were recorded on a still, cool evening ideal for running. This was despite many […]

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Leinthall Starkes 5

Spring has sprung in North Herefordshire. Lord Tennyson once wrote “In spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thought of love”. Not for the cold-hearted Croft runners, whose innermost thoughts are tuned in to setting a P.B. on the historic Leinthall Starkes 5 course. The swallows were swooping over the Leinthall fields having journeyed […]

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