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Rainbow Run - Sunday 11th May @ 11 am

 IN AID OF THE LINGEN DAVIES TRUST    -    Phil Harris
Come along and enjoy a Sunday Morning Run on May 11th in and around
Church Stretton,  this 4 1/2 mile run and Family Walk (if you
don't want to run, bring your family for the walk) starts at 11 o'clock
in Rectory Field, this is by the Scout Hut behind the Church, a lot of
Mercia members will recognise this as the field where we help out at
the Annual Bonfire.
There are no other major events that weekend

Great Lakeland 3 Day Results

Provisional results from last weekends 3 day event are now on the race on the Race Results Pages of the website, well done to all those who took part in the event, the toughest yet, full race reports to follow

Sheinton Steeplechase - Race Report

Sheinton Steeplechase 2008

With the recent wet weather and cooler temperatures, I confidently assured the band of willing neighbours who help out in this event that ‘I expect about 50 to turn up…………….’

Request for comments on the club constitution

The existing club constitution has been added to the club menu. This was written a very long time ago and is overdue for updating. Anybody with any comments on changes, please add them to this news item. Comments from Bob Dredge (club chairman) are as follows:

MERCIA FELL RUNNERS

Sheinton Steeplechase Wed 30th April

The Sheinton Steeplechase is not really a fell race, its definately not a road race, but it,s better than a trail race, the course start on the roads then finds itself on the rolling hillside that borders the Severn Valley, its a real goody where some of Shropshires best fell runners can take on road runners in a duel on neutral ground, the prize giving is one of the best too, runners file into the church after the race to a wonderful and sometime bizarre array of prizes, The race is organised by Mercia fellrunner Grahame Hughes in aid of the local church in Sheinton where the prize-giving is