Thetford AC Press Officer

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Name: Thetford AC Press Officer
Date registered: 3rd May 2018

Latest posts

  1. Snetterton Half Marathon 2018 — 18th November 2018
  2. Eton Dorney Sprint Duathlon — 18th November 2018
  3. Triathlon League Success — 14th November 2018
  4. Ryston XC Race 2 — 11th November 2018
  5. Scenic 7 boasts PB’s — 11th November 2018

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Nov 18

Snetterton Half Marathon 2018

Thetford Athletics Club were well represented at the Snetterton Half Marathon at the weekend. Chilly conditions were ideal for running when many of the club members took to the local Snetterton race track for the half and full marathon. First male home for Thetford was Jason Elrick with a course pb 1:31:48, first female for …

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Nov 18

Eton Dorney Sprint Duathlon

Simon Smith had a successful race in the Eton Dorney Sprint Duathlon. In chilly conditions Simon completed the 5k run, 20k bike, 5k run in 1:08:51 to achieve 2nd place overall.

Nov 14

Triathlon League Success

Simon and Charlotte Smith were both successful in winning the Eastern Regional Triathlon League Age Group Series 2018. To qualify for a chance to win this triathletes must compete in a minimum of 3 league races and at least one race must be sprint distance and another one standard distance or longer. Simon topped the …

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Nov 11

Ryston XC Race 2

Junior and senior members of Thetford AC joined Ryston Runners for the 2nd race in the Cross Country Series. For the juniors it was a 3k forest run and Thetford were highly successful with Jake Dorbin finishing as 1st U13 boy and Abigail Clouston 2nd  U15 girl. Also finishing strongly were Bethany Wilson 4th U13 …

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Nov 11

Scenic 7 boasts PB’s

Senior members were on fine form at the Stowmarket Scenic 7 mile race. On a beautiful day and with a 2 minute silence for Remembrance Day it was a sell out 432 people. Jason Elrick was first Thetford athlete home in 47:20 with a course PB, next was Richard Crewe in 50:48 another PB, then …

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Oct 31

Great South Run

Andrew Smith was the sole Thetford AC runner at the Great South Run 2018. Inspired by his RNR run Andrew went on to achieve another PB in 1:18:42

Oct 29

Loki 5 and 10k

Thetford AC took to the Loki 5 and 10k events at the weekend. In the 5k Kayleigh Bailey finished as 2nd female. Taking part in the 10k was Jason Elrick (his second 10k race of the day!) who finished 4th overall, Richard Crewe (6th), Russell Slattery, Clare Slattery, Corrine West, Allison West, Gill Paremain. Corrina …

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Oct 28

Trowse 10k 2018

Jason Elrick had a busy race day at the weekend taking part in two 10k races on the same day. Jason achieved a course pb at the Trowse 10k (41:30) and finished in 50th place out of 569 overall. He then rushed to the more local Loki 10k to take part in that as well …

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Oct 17

Cross Country Season Starts on a High

CROSS COUNTRY SEASON STARTS ON A HIGH This weekend saw the first race in the annual Ryston Runners Cross Country Grand Prix series, held at Shouldham Warren. Conditions were wet which gave the athletes a small taster of the kind of conditions they have to look forward to. Thetford AC had a clean sweep of …

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Oct 17

Eastern Region Combined Events Championships Success

EASTERN REGION COMBINED EVENTS CHAMPIONSHIPS SUCCESS This years Eastern Athletics combined events championships was held at the Embankment Track, Peterborough. Thetford Athletics Club athlete Asha Soanes competed in the U15 Girls Pentathlon and produced a dominant performance, taking the gold medal. This event also combined the Norfolk County Combined events Championships which meant that Asha …

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