Archive for February 2013

North of England Cross Country Championships, 2013

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

The Northern Cross Country Championships were held at Knowsley Safari Park amid snowy scenes that gradually changed from picturesque to muddy horrendous beneath the hundreds of spiked feet, as if someone had dumped a tonne of slush puppy on top of a bog, to quote one runner. Still, this is cross country and it takes […]

New Joining Information

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

In order to prevent too many potential members turning up on a club night, we have updated the the website to read: “Come join us! If you’re interested in becoming a member, please contact us at the Leeds Indoor Athletics & Bowling Centre and ask to speak to a club representative on 0113-3951500  (6.30pm-8.00pm, Tuesdays […]

National Cross Country Championships and Armagh Road Races

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

The National Cross Country Championships returned to Sunderland at the weekend and after the mudbath that was the Northerns, surely the National couldn’t be any worse? Could it? Oh yes it could. Adjectives such as “horrendous” and “brutal” were heard post-race although perhaps the best description falls to Simon Deakin; “Mud. Mud. Mud. Mud. Mud. […]