Our club annual beer mile is on Thursday 28th at Regents park track (no track training session scheduled that day), so sign up and make your donation soon if you would like to take part!
The beer mile, for those who don’t know, involves running a mile and drinking beer, ideally as fast as you can. Specifically this means running 4x400m laps and drinking a can of beer at the start of each lap. The beer must be 5% and at least 355 ml. There is a 10m transition zone in which to drink the beer. Non-alcoholic fizzy beverages can be consumed instead (but won’t count towards the club record).
Beer will be provided, and we will ask you to make a donation to charity if you would like to participate. You can either raise money through sponsorship, or donate £10 directly. Last year we raised £250 for the Camden based C4WS Homeless Project. This year our nominated charity is the Chalk Farm Foodbank. Donations should be made here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/chasersmile2019
We need volunteers to help out so if you don’t fancy competing but can help on the day let us know.
More details and link to the full international beer mile rules are available via the sign up link in the calendar below.
Well done to Fiona Russell and Mike Hurford who were first chasers to finish in the Met League final fixture at Ally Pally on Saturday.
Overall in the league, the senior women finished 7th/25 teams and the senior men finished 14th/27 teams both in division 3. The vet women finished 6th/10 in division 2 and the vet men finished 5th/23 in division 3. Well done to all who took part this year through heat, hail, rivers, and mud! A big thank you to Anne Caspi and Rafaele Lamour for our XC admin and organisation.
This year we are also signed up to the Chingford league (a mix of tarmac and XC races) which will start in September!
Here's whats happening over the next few weeks other than our usual Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday runs. You can find our full calendar on the website.
|Mon 18 Feb 2019||Committee Meeting||Other|
|Sun 24 Feb 2019||Wokingham Half Marathon||Road|
|Thu 28 Feb 2019||The 4th Karl Baddeley Memorial Beer Mile||Social||Sign up to enter|
|Sun 3 Mar 2019||Mornington Chasers Regent's Park 10K||Road||Sign up to marshal (0 of 12 left)|
|Sun 3 Mar 2019||Masters Middlesex & Herts CC Champs||Cross Country||Sign up to run. No entries on the day.|
|Tue 5 Mar 2019||Monthly Chasers Pub Night @ Tapping The Admiral||Social|
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|4.5KXC||Patrick Kyle 20:26, 24|
|5.8KXC||Fiona Russell 25:53, 91 (4)|
|Christiana Akingbola 27:38, 133|
|Rebecca Bryant 27:50, 139 (17)|
|Fiona Carr 28:39, 155|
|Carmen Harrington 32:02, 203|
|Alice Sullivan 32:20, 208 (18)|
|michele griffiths 32:43, 212 (17)|
|Mary Kyle 33:34, 216 (6)|
|Jennifer Moore 34:02, 220|
|7.5KXC||Mike Hurford 34:57, 228 (6)|
|John Armstrong 35:21, 243 (20)|
|Simon Wilson 36:11, 265|
|Anthony Williams 38:06, 313|
|Daniel Berry 38:42, 335 (14)|
|Jerry Bryan 39:30, 352 (15)|
|Gary Homewood 45:15, 414 (33)|
|Eamon Byrne 46:45, 425 (23)|
|Anne Caspi 47:45, 428 (12)|
|Ally Pally||Mike Hurford 20:28, 9 (1) [77.36%]|
|Ballincollig, IRL||Ronan Hoare 18:59, 5 [69.53%]|
|Canons Park||Meryl Walker 37:53, 166 [46.68%]|
|Gladstone||Luke Healy 23:52, 46 [56.22%]|
|Hampstead Heath||Alex Renton 24:34, 89 [56.17%]|
|Philip West 28:26, 195 [59.61%]|
|Highbury Fields||Georg Isola 24:08, 98 [57.60%]|
|Eamon Byrne 44:19, 326 [34.60%]|
|Jersey Farm||Lizzy Muggeridge 33:42, 137 [46.24%]|
|Mile End||Laura Mogaji 24:29, 147 [60.72%] NEW PB|
|Montsouris, FRA||William Watt 20:04, 3 [71.35%]|
|Southwark||stephen west 26:38, 163 [52.94%] NEW PB|
|Tooting Common||Myles Preston 18:00, 3 (1) [72.96%]|
|Simon Fuller 29:36, 410 [50.23%]|
|Valentines||Paul Matthews 27:41, 127 (1) [68.93%]|
|Wormwood Scrubs||John H Grigg 45:18, 82 (1) [49.48%]|
|HM||Adam Heetun 91:28 (87:51), 1557 [68.81%] NEW PB|
|ZXC||Carl Heron NT, 51 (2)|
|HM||Tony Him 1:44:15 (1:42:51), 624 (118) [58.01%]|
|Other||Simon Fitzmaurice 06:58:00 (06:58:00), 27 (24) NEW PB|
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