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Race Results: Langdale Horseshoe 2014

A select band of Abbeys (Dominic Nurse, Greg Weatherhead, Martin Shaw and 2nd claimer Matt John) traveled to the Lakes to compete in the Langdale Horseshoe fell race, which is a brutal course over...

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Oulton Park Duathlon

By Peter Persico It seems I may be developing a tendency to ramble, but hopefully, anyone reading this will make it to the end. Anyway… having first done this duathlon in 2013 along with...

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Race Results: Horsforth 10K

A dozen Abbeys turned out for this unusually timed 3pm 10k race yesterday! The route varied slightly from previous years but still took in the familiar hills for the first couple of miles. Congratulations...

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Race Results: Chester Marathon & Metric Marathon

Weather conditions proved ideal for running as almost 5,000 participants set out for the MBNA Chester Marathon on Sunday, October 5. Garry Brownbridge chalked up another marathon PB in 03:42:41.  There were some hairy moments for...

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The Brownlee Triathlon 2014

By Peter Persico   I’d always intended to complete a triathlon this year. That’s why I’d started swimming again, and even learnt front crawl. However, due to various reasons, none of which I can...