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  • Belle Vue Racers is celebrating its 30th birthday! And we’re having a party!
    Date: 19th October 2019Time: 7pm Venue: The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Road , Didsbury , Manchester M20 2SG Let us know if you can make it by completing this short form. Thank you. https://forms.gle/esjB2BP2KXVcv7XX7
  • Kingfisher Lodge Trail Race
    Kingfisher Lodge Trail Race. 5.68km, organised by Prestwich AC. I entered this trail race, with Phil Wilcoxon running as my guide. I had contacted the organisers, who were very helpful, and suggested a guide was a good idea. The trail started and ended on a rugby pitch and a bit of tamac road, but the … Read More
  • Settle Half Marathon – 3rd March 2019
    Leading up to my second race of the year, I had been distinctly nervous. With an injured ankle, and a hilly route I was worried about making the cut off if I ended up having to walk. On the day the weather was clear, with showers expected later (more incentive to get round faster) and … Read More
  • Trafford 10k
    A cold, wet and windy morning in Partington.  This is a serious race, with several national and European elite entrants, including Olympic finalist Laura Weightman in the ladies seniors.   Conditions were pretty awful but Philippa was chuffed with a PB, ably paced by Paul.  Leo whizzed round before going home to run another 10 … Read More
  • Radcliffe Trail 10
    Three intrepid BVRs (Ruth, Phil W and Karen) arrived on an unseasonably warm Sunday morning ready to tackle the Radcliffe 10 mile trail.   Slightly perturbed by the race numbers showing a half marathon it was confirmed that we’d turned up to the right race – phew.  The course was a mixture of reasonably flat … Read More