Just entered this, Anyone else? I don't get to race much so look forward to it already.
How hilly is it?
Back to fetch.
Thanks Nice to hear 'gentle' it means I have a decent chance of beating my first 10k time
I have just recieved my running numer today. I have a minor niggle in my knee but raring to go. Looking forward to finishing and getting my medal or t shirt.
Jo have you been doing much training for this?
I can't really avoid hills (leek staffordshire) so not too worryed. I have just started doing some "speed training" so I am hopeing to see a bit of improvement. mmmm' hope I'm not being too optomistic.
Got my number too dirt monkey..........300
I'm doing it - hopefully my knee injury will be ok and I'll get through it.
I'm not quite in the shape I was in for last years Sheffield Half Marathon, but this race is the acid test to see if I can possibly run in Sheffield again this year.
It's also going to be my friends first ever run - so it'll be a case of nursing each other round I think. I'm doing this one instead of Lincoln and I may do the Rother Valley 10km if the weather isnt as hot as it was last year - because that is "pancake" flat although windy on the back straight!
First chipped race for me, I hope that helps bring my time down a bit!!
I want get under 52........ the closer to a sub 50 the better.
Will use you as a marker to try for that elusive sub 50, although I think it will be more than likely around 52/53ish as I know the course!!
If I can at least keep you in view I know I will be doing well.
Adrian I also live in Dronfield and its good to know we have such a well organised race on our doorstep.
I have entered this one as my first race in 2 years , my aim is to get round without walking!!
If I am under an hour I will be dead chuffed,
I used to run a lot, but lost interest a couple of years ago, I am hoping that it will get me back into it, and give me a benchmark to move forward.
Only time will tell !!
I'll see you Tues for that last run before the race
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