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Seniors News (117)

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Sunday, 18 June 2017 18:48

Ollie Blake Unstoppable

Oswestry Olympian Ollie Blake is on a roll at this summer.

Winner of the Park Hall 5k 14th June

Winner of the Abersoch 10k

10K MENS PODIUM 2017 2nd June
1st:  Oliver Blake  34:44
2nd:  Paul Green  35:00
3rd:  Andrew Salt  36:40

2nd 2017 Abersoch Sprint Triathlon 17th June

Ollie is very well positioned  to win the Abersoch Triple Crown series.

Consisting of 3 challenging races it combines your times from the Abersoch 10K,

Sprint Triathlon & Half Marathon to provide your overall Triple Crown champion


Sunday, 18 June 2017 18:17

Park Hall 5k a Club Success

Park Hall 5k - 39 Olympians with a 175 entry, glorious evening

with some excellent indivudual results and times.

Well done to Ollie for making the win look effortless. 

Very well organised thanks all who came along to make this a special event. 


Position Time Runner Name
1 00:15:59 Oliver Blake
12 00:17:53 Tom Heard
13 00:17:56 Simon Barkley 1st M40
15 00:18:20 Peter Jones 2nd M40
17 00:18:31 Tim Tansley 3rd M40
18 00:18:39 Matthew Collins 1st M14
25 00:19:20 Richard Davies
27 00:19:24 Charlie Woolcock
28 00:19:37 Dave Newton 2nd M50
29 00:19:43 Ashley Lindop
36 00:20:27 Darrell Walsh
37 00:20:35 Steve Roberts 1st M60
44 00:21:00 Sean Butler 3rd M55
48 00:21:29 John Snell
49 00:21:30 Louise Woolcock 2nd F35
51 00:21:36 Nick Blake
53 00:21:49 David Hughes
60 00:22:32 Owen Williams 1st M17
61 00:22:45 Rhiannon Tansley 1st M14
63 00:22:58 Yvonne Hill 1st F50
65 00:23:11 Tanya Brandon 2nd F50
66 00:23:13 Stephen Nicholls
68 00:23:15 Susie Hancock 1st f55
73 00:23:26 Ashling Donohoe - Harrison
82 00:24:12 Jude Hughes 3rd F40
85 00:24:24 Julie Lloyd Evans 3rd F45
86 00:24:27 Ray Pickett
87 00:24:52 Katie Jones
90 00:25:12 Liz Park
91 00:25:12 Ellen Harrison 1st F60
98 00:25:57 Tracey Passmore
107 00:27:13 Seren Armstrong
113 00:27:26 Mary Thornton
126 00:28:47 Tina Powell
131 00:29:40 Vicky Brayne
134 00:29:57 Annabel Bullen 2nd F17
151 00:34:09 Ian Lowe
159 00:36:21 Sarah Robert

Monday, 29 May 2017 08:12

No Reply to Tom Heard

There were 19 Oswestry Olympians in an entry of 76 for this years Mynydd Myfr Hill Run. It was once again part of the Trefonen Hill Walk weekend.
This years race was won by Tom Heard in a close dual with Simon Barkley;
Position Time Runner Name of the Oswestry Olympians
1 00:22:42 Tom Heard
2 00:22:52 Simon Barkley
4 00:23:14 Pete Jones
6 00:23:50 Tim Tansley
8 00:24:12 Ian Lowe
20 00:27:11 Darrell Walsh
23 00:27:32 Steve Roberts
27 00:28:21 Sean Butler
30 00:28:41 Dave Hughes
38 00:29:37 Ellen Ashton
41 00:29:45 Alice Walton
44 00:30:12 Susie Hancock
47 00:30:40 Rhiannon Tansley
50 00:30:59 Yvonne Hill
54 00:31:42 Trevor Searlee
55 00:31:45 Chris Hesketh
65 00:32:42 Peter Coates
67 00:33:23 Jules Lloyd-Evans
69 00:34:43 Ashling Donohoe-Harr

son2nd Place Simon Barkley and Pete Jones

Sunday, 14 May 2017 18:38

Euro Star

Oswestry Olympian Steve Roberts once again pulled on his GB vest to represent his country at the ETU European Duathlon Championships Soria Spain. A combination of
run cycle run over 10km 41km 5km distances,Steve finished a creditable 5th in the M60 category, 2nd Briit home, a result that qualifies Steve for next years event.

Well done Steve you are a superstar

Monday, 01 May 2017 09:33

Brilliant Oswestry Half Marathon

Well done to all Olympians in the Half Marathon,especially, Jacqi G,Ellen,Craig L,Pete J,Rich C   Alec and Trevor who picked up awards .

Thanks to all who help set up and marshall.

I think we agree for a first time event it was excellent

Oswestry Half 2017

Richard and Pete Oswestry Half 1217


Monday, 01 May 2017 08:49

It's Up and Down

Fun, Friendly, Fell Running !!!


Fell Race Series 2017

Sunday, 23 April 2017 18:32

London Heroes

London 2017

A great turn out from Oswestry Olympians at this years London Marathon.

Each runner had a story to tell.There were new club records for

Ali Lavendar (in her first marathon) and Charlotte Jones and notable

PB's for Peter Butler,Emma Langford and Tim Tansley.

Well done to all who ran.

London Peter Butler


Monday, 10 April 2017 19:03

Manchester Marathon PB

Brian Rothera smashed his PB at the recent Manchester Marathon

Pos Name Chip Time Category Cat Pos Gender Gen Pos Pace
551 Brian ROTHERA 3:05:12 V45 50 Male 532 13.7 km/h

Well done Brian an awesome achievement


Monday, 27 March 2017 18:41

Shrewsbury 10k -Undulating !

Shrewsbury 10k Rob

Well done to everyone who ran

Shrewsbury 10k Results

Sunday, 12 March 2017 19:57

Oswestry Olympians March Update


Lots has been happening at Oswestry Olympians this past month.

The Oswestry Olympians race schedule has been published.

These are events run by or supported by the club.

There is something for everyone long, short, road and off-road.

Tell your friends because as well as being challenging they are always allot of fun.

More detail at

Despite the Olympians entry being depleted by winter viruses, there was still some great performances at the Wrexham Village Bakery Half Marathon

Ali Lavender 3rd lady in 1.21.10 
Charlotte Jones 3rd v35 1.29 23 PB 
111 ... Ian Lowe 1.23:44
157...... Pete Jones 1.26.26
400.......Dave Card 1.38:06
586......Jude Hughes 1:46:39
726.......Claire Birch. 1:51:57
731...... Julie Davies. 1:52:07 
749..... Ray Picket. 1: 53:08 PB
910.......Bruce Mckenzie. 1:59 :22
1051.... Will Davies 2:07:13
1112..... Dave A. 2:10:34 .
1391 Finishers.

Junior Olympians

 Having had team and individual success at the U10/11 Shropshire Cross Champs and Sportshall championships, the juniors are now preparing for the track season. Training sessions continue as usual at the Marches School, 6-7pm for U11's and 6-8 for older children, Thursday evenings and from 28th March there is also endurance training 6-7.30 pm on Tuesday at the Gatacre playing fields. More details at


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