Beverley AC junior athletes were in action over the weekend, competing in the 35th Cross Country Challenge at Baysgarth Park, Barton on Humber.
Last Saturday, 34 Beverley AC runners took part in the 39th Humberside Cross Country Championships. The races, for male and female runners in different age categories, were held in muddy conditions on the Beverley Westwood
Last Sunday saw the second race in the 2013/2014 East Yorkshire Cross Country series, at Drewton Woods, near South Cave. The race is organised by Beverley AC. It covers a demanding and hilly six and a half miles
Nine of Beverley’s junior runners and two senior men travelled to Acklam, near Middlesbrough, to compete in the 1st of the North Yorkshire/South Durham Cross Country League races for 2013/2014.
Beverley AC’s Carla Stansfield convincingly won the women’s race, crossing the line in 42:33, over four minutes in front of the second placed woman and a very strong 12th place overall.
Sunday saw Beverley AC roll out their new annual event, The College Canter. This is hosted by Bishop Burton College on their Equine hacking track.
A total of 33 Beverley AC runners competed in the Humber Bridge 10k race last Sunday. Run by City of Hull AC, this is a well established and popular race which has been getting bigger every year.
There was a great atmosphere in Beverley last Sunday when a record 1240 runners completed the twentieth Hall Construction Beverley 10k.
Beverley Athletes were amongst over 400 runners who completed the 13th annual Kirkbymoorside 10k last Sunday. The course was rural and challenging with long, steep hills.
Beverley Athletic Club was represented by junior and senior runners at the Cleethorpes Beach Cross-Country event last Sunday. It was cold, wet and windy but well worth the trip as the juniors won several prizes.
The Airkool Walkington 10k took place last Friday despite problems caused by the recent wet weather. Race organisers, Beverley Athletic Club, had to switch car parking from the waterlogged
Junior and senior athletes from Beverley Athletic Club enjoyed a day out at the seaside on Sunday when they took part in the Withernsea 5 mile road race and 3k fun run.
Beverley Athletic Club seniors and juniors travelled to Goole last Sunday to take part in the third of a marathon Goole Riverbank Challenge and the 2-mile fun run.
There was a carnival atmosphere in Beverley last Sunday when over a thousand runners took part in the annual Hall Construction Group Beverley 10k.
On Bank holiday Monday Beverley AC Juniors took part in the Kit Bell Memorial Meeting organised by Grimsby Harriers at King George V Stadium in Grimsby.
There was a good turnout by Beverley Athletic Club Juniors in the twelfth Kirkbymoorside 10k and fun run last Sunday. They had a choice of 1 mile, 5k and 10k distances and the hilly terrain tested them all.
Cofton Park in Birmingham was the setting for the 2012 Inter-Counties Cross-Country Championships last Saturday and included in the squad of athletes selected to run
Almost two thousand runners took part in the 2012 Northern Cross-Country Championships which took place at Pontefract Racecourse last Saturday. The event attracted the best XC runners in the North of England, among them a small contingent from Beverley Athletic Club. The course was all on grass and although it was a mild and dry day there were some muddy sections to test the stamina of the athletes. The senior…