Devil Take the Hindmost 2016

Devil Take the Hindmost 2016

Dalbeattie 10K Half Marathon 2016

Dalbeattie 10K Half Marathon 2016

Frank's Valentine Run 2017

Frank's Valentine Run 2017

Dentdale 2017

Dentdale 2017

Criffel Hill Race 2017

Criffel Hill Race 2017

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DRC Grand Prix Competition

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London Marathon 2016

London Marathon 2016

Highland Fling Relay 2016

Highland Fling Relay 2016

Carlisle Urban Trail 2016

Carlisle Urban Trail 2016

Moffat 15k 2016

Moffat 15k 2016

Screel Hill Race 2017

Screel Hill Race 2017



Cross-Border 10K

Cross-Border 10K

On Sunday 29 July, Sue Jeffrey and Chris Wilson took part in the inaugural Cross Border Challenge 10k from Gretna to Carlisle.

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The Lakeland 50

The Lakeland 50

Susan Graham travelled down to the Lake District at the weekend to take part in the Lakeland 50, the second year in a row that she has participated in the event...

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Susan Graham's account of the 2012 Lakeland 50

Susan Graham's account of the 2012 Lakeland 50

The following is Susan Graham's account of her experiences in completing the 2012 Lakeland 50 miles trail race...

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SwissAlpine marathon, Davos

SwissAlpine marathon, Davos

Jo Zakrzewski and Doug Brown travelled to Switzerland to take part in the 2012 SwissAlpine races... 

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OLYMPIAN SPIRIT

What a brilliant exposition last night ............. and 22+ million watched it on BBC 1.. so probably around 250 to 400 million world-wide. Fantastic!!  A unique, quirky, British showcase extravaganza ........ but all capped by the wonderful words of Seb Coe and Jacques Rogge that extolled the virtues of:

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Castle Douglas winners take over as Grand Prix leaders

Castle Douglas winners take over as Grand Prix leaders

The Gelston 5 mile race (the latest event in the DRC Grand Prix calendar) took place on the hot muggy evening of Tuesday July 24th...

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Northumberland Coastal Run

On Sunday 22nd John Green travelled across the country to take part in the Northumberland Coastal Run organised by Alnwick Harriers...

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Clyde Stride Ultramarathon

Clyde Stride Ultramarathon

On Saturday 21st, Susan Gallagher lined up with 120 other runners at the start of the 40 miles multi terrain Clyde Stride ultramarathon...

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Late medal presentation

Late medal presentation

Les Hill, Seb Pflanz and Craig Malcolmson were given a pleasant surprise when they discovered they had won bronze medals for being the third placed team at this year’s Scottish Trail Championship...

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HIGH SUMMER

Middle of July and the tropical rains continue apace -hah! However, they haven't thwarted DRC legs from getting out and about and  really pulling off some great performances  -as WHW and even this weekend, the BGR discovered! So, well done to our Ultra stars, our new Triathletes, our road and trail racing stars but more particularly to all our members who are clocking the heartbeat miles of the Club week in, week out.

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Alistair joins the Bob Graham Club!

Alistair joins the Bob Graham Club!

Congratulations to Alistair Bloxham for completing the Bob Graham Round! Alistair's time for the 72 mile journey over 42 of the Lake District's peaks was 23 hours 43 minutes...

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Moffat Gala 15K

Moffat Gala 15K

The miserable rainy evening did not deter 28 members of Dumfries Running Club from the Moffat 15K road race, which was won by Mickey Breen of Corstorphine AC in 51:13...

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Summer Enigma Ultra Marathon

Summer Enigma Ultra Marathon

Susan Gallagher travelled south to Milton Keynes to take part in the Summer Enigma Ultra marathon which was held on Saturday 7th July…  

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Coniston Trail Races

Coniston Trail Races

Three hardy souls from Dumfries Running Club headed down to Coniston on Sunday to take part in the Lakeland Trail Races. Andrew Crooks took a break from cycling and decided to run the trail marathon to compare it to the Kielder, while Jo Zakrzewski and Doug Brown took part in the trail marathon and half marathon respectively as training for their future trip to the Swissalpine in Davos at the end of the month...

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