Tuesday Announcements 21st April

21 April 2020 - By Bill Smythe

“I run because if I didn’t, I’d be sluggish and glum and spend too much time on the couch. I run to breathe the fresh air. I run to explore. I run to escape the ordinary. I run…to savour the trip along the way. Life becomes a little more vibrant, a little more intense. I like that.”
Dean Karnazes

It was great to see (on Facebook) so many people at the virtual pub run this week with many staying for a drink and food. We had 44 runners visiting 34 different pubs with 19 staying for food and / or drink. There will be a new feed for this week’s run. Well done to anyone who ran the Bromley Virtual 10k on Sunday, there were some great times on Strava. Results have been posted.

Social Distancing (SD) Champs Race 4

Race 4 of the SD champs will be 5 Miles starting on Thursday 23rd April to Sunday 26th April. See post for further details.

Self Isolation & support

If you are in self isolation and need some support please reach out to WRC, I am sure all members would be happy to help. There is also a post from Jason and Jo, our welfare reps on the website

Photo Competition

Congratulations to Sean Darney for winning the photo competition with his picture of a swan taking flight. Congratulations also to James Crisp and Bijay Lama Crisp for their runners up places and well done to everyone who submitted a picture. Full details on post.

Food bank donation

We have collected over £160 and have made the first donation of £100. The donation post is still live.

Future Events 

Watch out for the next wave of events thought up by your resourceful committee including “Run the Rock”, Strava Art and a SD handicap style race.

Membership

The new membership year started on 1st April. Thank you to all those who have already renewed.

 

I wish you and your families and friends the best of health and look forward to seeing you all soon.

Bill

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