Jolly Holly Jog 10k
Sunday 29 December
Start: 11:00 am
This is our annual informal social at the Cricket Club on Tuesday 17 December after running.
Mike Pennock is organising a lamp post orienteering challenge, which will be run in teams of 2, followed by food, quiz and music.
Christmas Social Run
Where: Cover Bridge Inn (between Masham and Middleham)
When: Saturday 28 December
Start time: 10:00 am
Annual Dinner and Awards
Saturday 1 February
Majestic Hotel, Harrogate
If anyone would like to organise some entertainment, singing, performance, comedy, anything really then please let Chris know and the stage will be yours!
Ripon Runners was formed in June 1984 by Monty Munson and a group of like-minded people who were all enthusiastic about running. Since then the Club has gone from strength to strength to grow into the well-respected organisation it is now. Look out for Monty, who is now in his 80’s, down at the club or out running round Seven Bridges – a great advert for the benefits of running!
The club has a great variety of runners who...
Bishop Blazes to Pud PB
Sunday 1 December saw the annual Percy Pud 10k race held in Loxley near Sheffield, which rather than rewarding runners with the usual medal or T-shirt instead gives out a family sized Christmas pudding as you cross the finish line.
Ripon despatched four of their regulars for this event and Andy Bishop was first back for the club in a personal best 10k time of exactly 50 minutes.
Our annual dinner is to be on February 1st at the Majestic Hotel, Harrogate. Whilst further details are to be announced later I want to let everyone, but especially the fell and trial runners amongst you, know that our guest of honour is to be Hugh Symonds. He was one of the greatest fell...