Andy Reading 10K

I'm doing this

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14/11/2006 at 21:04
It will be my first 10k!!

And i have a lot of work to do. I'm preparing for the chance that i may come last!

I'll just be happy to get round, its supposedly flat which made it appealing!
14/11/2006 at 21:57
Anyone going from Borough of Hillingdon area?
14/11/2006 at 22:57
Definitely beginner friendly. Was my 3rd 10k when I did it last year and plenty of company towards the back. A good one to start with.
15/11/2006 at 15:07
John Barr 12 did you enter this?

Just noticed its now full!
15/11/2006 at 15:29
crikey ...i didn't expect this to fill up...it will be a very full airfield.

not really done much since the candleford canter, so i'd better get running again :)
15/11/2006 at 16:12
domestic goddess wannabee.

I got your response and had another look at the race. Unfortunately I tride this morning and found it full.
I emailed them in case there is a reserve list or cancellations.

Thanks a lot.

Oh have changed my name was John Barr 12 in case your wondering.
15/11/2006 at 16:17
ok, let us know if you manage to enter!

good luck with the running :o)
15/11/2006 at 16:21
maybe try submitting a postal event. i don't know about this one, but for some they don't let the full allowance of entrants to enter online and reserve some for postal entries :)
15/11/2006 at 16:23
sorry, meant to say 'try submitting a postal entry form' instead of a 'postal event' d'uh!...it's been a long day
15/11/2006 at 16:34
Hey thanks to you both.
I will try the postal vote later.

Have entered a 12k at Stratford and 10k at Kelmarsh but they are in the New Year. Will try to get something localish before Christmas so I got something to aim for.

Didn't realise this running was so sociable. Not a substitute for good wine though I hope.

15/11/2006 at 16:41
I've entered the Not the Roman IX too, sounds cool, something to aim for after Xmas and an 'interesting' distance
15/11/2006 at 16:46
Great you'll know me cause I probably be on my knees towards the end!!!
15/11/2006 at 16:53
I hadn't seen that one - i'll see how the 10km goes but that seems like a good move up from 10k.

I'll be joining you slow patrol! I'm so slow but its the only way i can keep going!

15/11/2006 at 17:34
Slow Patrol - nothings a substitute for good wine but then I'm biased. Nothing like a good glass of Barolo in preparation for a run.

I too had noticed the Not the Roman IX and will probably enter after this one if it goes ok as 10k has been my limit until now.
16/11/2006 at 10:12
Can anyone help me get into this race. I've missed the cut off! Can anyone recommend any 10othek r races before Christmas?
16/11/2006 at 11:21
Jason:

See above previous messages for a sort of explanation but try postal entry...hope you're successful :)
17/11/2006 at 13:35
Jason/embo78
I contacted the organisers and they said there were some postal application positions still available.

Regards
26/11/2006 at 14:04
Just filled in the form and need to post tomorrow..

Have been toying with this or the WAlsall Pudding run...

Opted for this one!

Domestic Goddess - don't stress.. I had exactly the same concerns when I entered myfirst 10k in August!

I doubt you will be last...

Just remember it's your first race so you are certain to get a PB!!

and no matter where you come - you've done more than those sat at home on the sofa!!

Enjoy it!! That's all that matters!!
26/11/2006 at 17:07
Is this not full then?
27/11/2006 at 17:25
Thank you Onionsj aka Twinkle Toes!

Mitten it is full via online entry but i think people have been able to get in with postal votes
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