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On a glorious day on Sunday 19th Jan 2014,(certainly compared to last year, which was called off because of thick snow)

8 Olympians took on the challenge of the 4 Villages Half Marathon.

Some great runs by all.

Well done to Ellen who completed the course even though she has had little oipportunity to train because of injury.

Well done to Paul on a great placing in a large and competitive race and a new club record to boot !

Four Villages Half Marathon Helsby  -19th January 2014
Pos -   17 Paul Jones        M40     Cat Gun   3       – 01:14:06 Chip   01:14:05 Club Record
Pos – 108  Garry Owens    M45      Cat Gun 13      - 01:23:18 Chip 01:23:14
Pos   -217  Dave Newton    M45      Cat Gun 38     - 01:28:26   Chip 01:28:21
Pos   - 897 Alec White         M60      Cat Gun 19    - 01:48:25   Chip 01:47:43
Pos – 1196 Karen Owens    F40       Cat Gun 47     - 01:56:37  Chip 01:55:52
Pos -  1329 Ellen Harrison F55       Cat Gun 16      - 02:00:35    Chip 02:00:05
Pos – 1511 Liz Park             F40       Cat Gun          02:00:36   Chip 01:58:55
Pos    1687 Lorain Duncan  F45       Cat Gun 78      02:20:32    Chip 02:18:20
 
Finishers 1808

 

Sunday, 22 December 2013 16:23

Tinsel Tastic Telford 10k

It was PB's, Club Records and return to form from injury for a Oswestry Olympians packed Telford 10k 15th December 2013.

Well done to all those who ran, in what turned out to be almost perfect conditions for running fast times

  

1st J.Mellor 29.39 Liverpool Harriers

55. Paul Jones 33.13 PB + M40 CR...
86. Ian Lowe  M40 34.52 PB
159. Gary Owens M45 38.20
168. Simon Barkley M40 38.39 PB
182 Tim Tansley M40 39.13 PB
Steve Roberts 40.22 Missing off Main Results
267 Mark Evans M55 42.47
353 Yvonne Hill  F50 46.25
483 Karen Owens  F40 52.45
592 William Davison  M55 57.16
632 Lorainel Duncan F45 58.32
746 Marilyn Hunt F45 1.08.04

Tanya Brandon TBC Missing off Main Results

Sunday, 24 November 2013 22:42

Most Impoved Triathlete Award

The Winner of this Years Most Impoved Triathlete Award  - went to Jimmy Kershaw - congratulations Jimmy !

Sunday, 24 November 2013 22:31

Senior Club Championships 2012/13

 

The ROSE BOWL

               
 

The Rose Bowl is awarded to the runner   with the season's best times over half marathon,

 
 

10k. And 5k The times are added together and   the fastest total wins.

     
     

Name

   

Name

       
   

1st

Ian Lowe

2:12:03

1st

Alison Lavender

2:13:01

 
   

2nd

Garry Owens

2:22:30

2nd

Tania Brandon

2:45:25

 
   

3rd

Dave Newton

2:24.38

3rd

Julie Davies

2:47:09

 
 

Fastest 5k

               
   

Best season time against the 5 STAR   chart for 5k

       
 

Men

1st Man

Jon Hancock

 

Woman

1st Lady

Alison Lavender

 
   

2nd Man

Paul Jones

   

2nd lady

Tania Brandon

 
   

3rd Man

Ian Lowe

   

3rd Lady

Yvonne Hil

 
 

Fastest 10k

               
   

Best season time against the 5 STAR   chart for 10k

     
 

Men

1st Man

Paul Jones

 

Woman

1st Lady

Alison Lavender

 
   

2nd Man

Jon Hancock

   

2nd lady

Barbara Ward

 
   

3rd Man

Ian Lowe

   

3rd Lady

Jacki Jarvis

 
 

Fastest Half Marathon

             
   

Best season time against the 5 STAR   chart for half marathon

   
 

Men

1st Man

Ian Lowe

 

Woman

1st Lady

Alison Lavender

 
   

2nd Man

Garry Owens

   

2nd lady

Jacki Jarvis

 
   

3rd Man

Dave Newton

   

3rd Lady

Charlotte Jones

 
                     
 

Fastest Marathon

               
   

Best season time against the 5 STAR   chart for marathon

     
 

Men

1st Man

Paul Jones

 

Woman

1st Lady

Jacki Jarvis            

   

2nd Man

Ian Lowe

   

2nd lady

Julie Davies

 
   

3rd Man

Richard Garbett

   

3rd Lady

Claire     Birch

   
 

Best Improved

               
 

Best Improved over 5k ,10k,,1/2   Marathon against times for the series from the previous season

   

Ist Man

Dave Newton

 

0:01:31

       
   

Ist Lady

Alison Lavender

 

0:01:18

       
                     
 

Cross Country

               
 

There are awards for the best three   women and best three men.   This is   based on the

 
 

total of the best four out of five   positions (club order) in the North Wales League.

 
 

Men

Ist

Pete Butler

Woman

Ist

Ali Lavender

   
   

2nd

Ian Lowe

 

2nd 

Ali Tickner

   
   

3rd

Jon Hancock

 

3rd

Tanya Brandon

   
Sunday, 24 November 2013 21:58

Oswestry Olympians the Presentations 2012/13

Jon Hancock 1st 5k2nd 10k3rd XCJulie 2nd Marathon 3rd Rose B Claire 3rd Marathon  
     
Sunday, 24 November 2013 21:38

Oswestry Olympians Presentations 2012/13

  Dave Best Imp 3rd half 3rd Rose BAli T 2nd Lady X-CountryBarbara 2nd 10k  
     
     
Sunday, 13 October 2013 13:14

New Ladies 1/2 Marathon Club Record

 

The warm conditions in Cardiff were ideal for Ali as she set a new club for 1/2 Marathon

Cardiff Half Marathon 6th Oct 2013

Alison Lavender   01:19:03  w 6 Club Record

Nick Blake            01:37:34   m58 28

Peter Speak          01:44:54  m55 55

 

On the same day as the Chester Half Marathon

Wel done to all who completed the course

 

Chester Marathon 6th October 2013
           
                 
First   Name Surname Gender Category Category   Position Gun   Time Overall   Position Chip   Time Chip   Position
GARRY OWENS Male M45 120 03:43:13 812 03:43:08 835
TIM TANSLEY Male M40 188 03:48:23 953 03:48:12 978
SIMON HIBBOTT Male M45 158 03:53:27 1097 03:51:42 1081
KAREN OWENS Female F40 95 04:36:03 2152 04:34:23 2169
PHIL JAMES Male M50 152 04:51:26 2425 04:48:41 2421
  Ellesmere 10k Results 2013            
                 
Pos Name Time From Gun Pace from Gun Category Categ Pos Chip Time Chip Pace  
4 Paul Jones 00:33:35 5:25 min/m Ages 40 - 44 1 00:33:34 5:24 min/m Club Record
11 Oliver Blake 00:35:06 5:39 min/m Male Senior 7 00:35:05 5:39 min/m  
14 Ian Lowe 00:35:38 5:44 min/m Ages 40 - 44 3 00:35:34 5:44 min/m  
69 Simon Barkley 00:40:14 6:29 min/m Ages 40 - 44 14 00:40:07 6:28 min/m  
86 Matthew Pearson 00:41:10 6:38 min/m Male Senior 45 00:41:04 6:37 min/m  
88 Jonny Lambert 00:41:12 6:38 min/m Male Senior 46 00:41:03 6:37 min/m  
92 Charlotte Jones 00:41:36 6:42 min/m Ages 35 - 39 3 00:41:29 6:41 min/m  
93 Dave Newton 00:41:41 6:43 min/m Ages 45 - 49 13 00:41:36 6:42 min/m  
97 Toby Blake 00:42:01 6:46 min/m Male Senior 48 00:41:54 6:45 min/m  
127 Nick Blake 00:43:39 7:02 min/m Ages 55 - 59 4 00:43:24 7:00 min/m  
133 David Hughes 00:44:00 7:05 min/m Ages 45 - 49 18 00:43:40 7:02 min/m  
143 Mark Evans 00:44:52 7:14 min/m Ages 55 - 59 7 00:44:45 7:13 min/m  
183 Rob Davies 00:46:44 7:32 min/m Ages 45 - 49 24 00:46:34 7:30 min/m  
197 Julie Davies 00:47:11 7:36 min/m Ages 35 - 39 6 00:46:46 7:32 min/m  
202 Phil James 00:47:21 7:38 min/m Ages 50 - 54 15 00:47:07 7:35 min/m  
273 Barbara Ward 00:50:46 8:11 min/m Ages 60 - 64 2 00:50:10 8:05 min/m  
305 Ellen Harrison 00:52:17 8:26 min/m Ages 55 - 59 3 00:51:40 8:20 min/m  

 

Paul Jones led the way home for Oswestry Olympians in a new M40 club record, surpassing his record set in 2012 !

Another great race with the biggest entry yet. Well done Paul and Lauren and a special thanks to all those who helped and marshalled on the day.

Sunday, 14 July 2013 16:58

Victory at Dearnford Lake Relays

Olympians A Mens Team Take First Place at Dearnford Lake Relays Race.

With Paul Jones and Jimmy Kershaw also taking Senior and Junior Mens Fastest Lap.

Lap was 2 miles

78 Teams Enters into 5 Differant Cats

Team Results

Oswestry Olympians A          1st  32:14  : J. Kershaw, P. Jones, P. Butler

Mysterious Men                    13th  37.22  : D.Newton, S.Roberts, I.Lowe

Golden Oldies                      18th  39.06  : L.Williams, R.Davies, T.Tansey

Oswestry Olympians Ladies    31st 41.57 : T.Brandon, Y.Hill, L.Davies  ( 3rd Ladies )

Captain P.Davies

Individual Results

Junior Male           Time        Leg Position

1st   J.Kershaw     10:40        A 2nd

Senior Male

 1st   P.Jones         10.36        B 1st

 9th   P.Butler        10.50        C 4th

15th  I.Lowe          11.18        C 7th

38th  T.Tansey       12.18       C 20th

45th  D.Newton      12.46       A 12th

57th  S.Roberts      13.18       B 15th

57th  R.Davies       13.18       B 15th

66th  L.Williams     13.30       A 28th

Senior Ladies

6th   L.Davies        13.28       C 30th

13th Y.Hill             14.12       B 13th

15th T.Brandon      14.17       A 15th

 

 

 

Thursday, 20 June 2013 15:32

The Cat is Triumphant

Olympian Wins

Ian (The cat in the Hat) Lowe  take 1st place at the Rodneys Piller Race 2013 with a time of 25mins 24Secs.

On a lovely Summer everning 42 runner ( includine 1 other Olympian Lee Williams) set of from the Criggion Village Hall Car Park on a 3.2 Mile race with 290m in total ascent .

As the race progress Ian pulled out a good lead from the pack and by the time he reached Rodneys Piller he had a good lead of 200m from Paul Beeston (Maldwyn Harriers).

Paul was to close the gap to about 100m on the Decent. But Ian was able finish strong to take the Victory.

Lee Williams had a great run for his 1st race back for a long time and his 1st Fell race finishing 19th in 31:05.

Ian would Like to Thank the Olympians who were out on the courses to cheer on the runners ( Steve Roberts and his running Partner Bella )

1st    Ian Lowe      25:24

2nd   Paul Beeston 25:38    Maldwyn Harriers

3rd    Daniel Martin  26:34    U/A

 

 

 

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