Burton and District Summer League, Washlands Relays, Wednesday 13th June

Once again Tamworth AC were winners at the Washlands Relays in Burton last week, stretching the club’s reign to four consecutive years. The green and whites, managed by Howard Bush, fielded three teams on the night for the latest instalment of the Burton and District Summer League. For the A-Team, Max Kent was first out …

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Burton and District Summer League Run in the Forest 5 Mile: Sunday 15th April 2018

This weekend marked the opening race of the Burton and District Summer League season at the Run in the Forest 5-mile event.  The popular event, hosted by South Derbyshire Road Runners, is run in and around the paths and tracks of the Conkers centre with the scenic backdrop of the National Forest. Tamworth AC was …

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Asics Greater Manchester Marathon, Sunday 8th April 2018

Ben Evans was in action for Tamworth AC over the weekend at the Asics Greater Manchester Marathon; his first race as a veteran having turned 40 in March. The recent unfavourable weather thankfully turned to provide perfect conditions on the day as thousands of runners took to the roads of Manchester for the first of …

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Midland Counties 5k Championships at Sutton Park 17th March 2018

Tamworth AC under 13 girls had good results at the Midlands County 5k Championships at the weekend. The race was held in Sutton Park in freezing conditions. In spite of falling over at the start Natasha Lee, with two bloodied elbows and road rash to the hip, got back up and ran bravely to finish …

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British Half Marathon Championships London.

Tamworth AC distance runner, Ben Evans opened his 2018 road running season in style with an impressive personal best at the British Half Marathon Championships in London over the weekend. The 39-year-old, clocked 1:14:21 in the ‘Big Half’; a race that looked to be in doubt after the recent heavy snowfall.  Thankfully, conditions in the …

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Birmingham International Marathon and Great Birmingham Run, 15th October 2017

Around 22,000 runners took to the streets of England’s second city for the annual Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon and the inaugural Birmingham International Marathon on Sunday. Amongst those taking on the full marathon were Tamworth AC’s Ben Evans and Howard Bush. The race started at the famous Alexander Stadium, taking in two laps in …

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