to Ripon Runners
Ripon Runners was founded in 1984 as road running began its extraordinary ascendancy from the sport of eccentrics to probably Britain’s most participated in athletic activity. Our president, Monty Munson, now in his 80’s and still running, was one of our founder members as was Rodney Mills who in his seventies has found new fame as Britain’s over 70 indoor champion at 400 metres.
News & Reports
On Sunday 28 June Reece Dalton won the Staveley Stampede, a local 10k road race, with over 1 minute to spare in 36 minutes 3 seconds. Other Ripon runners were: Richard Appleton 45:31, James Stuart-Mills 47:45, Hayley Whipp 49:38, Stan Appleton 50:43, Lesley Willoughby 51:19, Andy Purll 52:35, Jackie Turner 56:46, Samantha Miles 57:01, Nicole Sutton 57:07, and...
Wharfedale 3 Peaks
The tough and undulating Wharfedale 3 peaks course welcomed runners on a sunny and warm Saturday (27 June). The race starts in Kettlewell and immediately runners tackle a 1 mile ascent of Birks Fell…
The 5.7 mile long Whorlton Run on Wednesday 24 June was the latest in the Esk Valley Summer Series, with Sally Hoghton, Sheena Jackson and David Ritson representing Ripon. Sally was first V50 female to complete the 1,388 foot ascent course in 51 minutes 58 seconds, with only 12 seconds dividing Sheena (56:23) and David (56:35).
Date: Tuesday 30 June
Venue: East Chevin Road, LS21 3DD
Start time: 7:15 pm
3rd Minster to Minster Marathon
By ever popular demand the Minster to Minster Marathon is once again on the calendar – so make a note: Saturday 4 July 2015!
2015 Club Championships
The club will be running its championship again this year, intended to include as many members as possible, and structured in such a way that all have a chance of picking up a prize (if they choose to enter). Alongside friendly...
Last couple weeks – locations
Tuesday 7th July – meet at Rugby Club – family fun sports eve
Bring family & friends for a fun evening of races and games for all abilities.
Usual time 5.15 to 6.15pm
Tuesday 14th July – Junior/Mini Presentation Eve – Rugby Club
See letter below for details:
Junior evening 14.7.15.doc
Please return your...
The annual club event was our Settle to Ingleton weekend. Saturday April 11th was cold and very windy but clear with wonderful views of the Western Dales. The start was almost too comfortable with coffee and tea served with toast and marmalade by the Falcon Arms Hotel in Settle. The 30 Ripon Runners split into two...