High Vinnalls – Race 1 – Herefordshire summer league

Another record turnout! 43 Croft runners competed, making nearly 25% of all the competitors (176 finished). This packing helped the final team result, which saw Croft placed second (145 points) behind Ludlow (105), who don’t have a history of consistency, and 20 points ahead of Wye Valley. In fact Croft raised 7 teams on the […]

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THE GRAND UNION CANAL RACE 2018 (or not quite the report I wanted to write!!).

The Grand Union Canal Race is a race from Birmingham to London, predominantly along the towpath of the Grand Union Canal, and is 148 miles (or 145 canal miles!) long. It’s an iconic race in the ultra running world and attracts people from all over the UK and Europe. I first heard of it in […]

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