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

Club Kit Available

A range of Club Kit is available. Click here for details...

News items and Articles

To submit news items and articles for inclusion on the website, please email the News Team at news@dumfriesrunningclub.org.uk

DRC Grand Prix Competition

The latest standings in the Club Grand Prix competition can be found here:

  Grand Prix Tables
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



Lotus Hill Race

Lotus Hill Race

Runners making their way out to Lotus Hill for the club hill race championship were met with cool winds and drizzle, and a briefing that described both bogs underfoot and tussocky grass, making some wonder if they were taking their lives into their own hands. There was still a good turnout of 22 DRC runners and 4 guests, with many other club members helping with organisation, timing, photography and marshalling...

Read the article...

Marathon of the North

Marathon of the North

On 28th April, Paula Craven and Alison Groat travelled to Sunderland to take part in the Marathon of the North with both girls  hoping to find the route to be easier than that of their debut marathons last year at Kielder!..

Read the article...

Crawley 12 hour track race

Crawley 12 hour track race

On Friday April 26th, Vicky Hart travelled to the south of England to take part in the Crawley A.I.M. 12 Hour Track Race... she reports as follows...

Read the article...

HOKA Highland Fling

HOKA Highland Fling

Saturday April 27th saw the 8th running of the HOKA Highland Fling - a 53mile trail race run along the southern part of the West Highland Way, starting in Milgavie and finishing in the village of Tyndrum. It is a popular race with the club, but unfortunately this year the club had no relay teams taking part, though 5 members completed the scenic course solo.

Read the article...

Beinn Dubh Hill Race

Beinn Dubh Hill Race

In the latest installment of their tour of the Highlands, David Parrish and Richard Beck, (aka Boswell and Johnson), took in the Beinn Dubh Hill Race. David reflects on the event as follows...

Read the article...

Lotus Hill Race

Lotus Hill Race

This Sunday 28th April, the DRC Hill Race Championship will be held at Lotus Hill near Beeswing, Start time 1pm. Please see the following for details...

Read the article...

Virgin London Marathon

Virgin London Marathon

There were three Dumfries Running Club members who joined 35,000 finishers for the London marathon live on the BBC last Sunday morning...

Read the article...

Kaim Hill Race

Kaim Hill Race

David Parrish and Richard Beck took a midweek trip to North Ayrshire to participate in the Kaim Hill race, a report in David's unique style follows...

Read the article...

Jo smashes Lochaber Marathon course record.

Jo smashes Lochaber Marathon course record.

On the drive up to Fort William, Jo Zakrzewski of Dumfries Running Club questioned herself on the sanity of running another wet weather marathon only 4 weeks after her race in Barcelona in less than ideal conditions...

Read the article...

Edinburgh Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon

Edinburgh Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon

The Edinburgh Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon saw six Dumfries Running Club members participating on a day in which runners around the country experienced arguably the worst racing conditions of the year so far...

Read the article...

David makes it three in a row at Screel

David makes it three in a row at Screel

On Saturday David Parrish won the Screel hill race for the third consecutive time and in doing so broke his own course record...

Read the article...

Jo wins West District 10 mile Championship title

Jo wins West District 10 mile Championship title

On Sunday April 7th, three Dumfries Running Club members travelled up to Strathclyde Country Park in Motherwell for the annual Tom Scott 10 mile road race...

Read the article...

Grand Prix moves to Longtown

Grand Prix moves to Longtown

Conditions on Saturday were good for the inaugural Longtown 10 mile road race which saw 21 DRC members take their place on the start line...

Read the article...

5K Handicap Series, Round 4

5K Handicap Series, Round 4

This month, the 5K Handicap Series returned to its summer route on the Holywood road, and after round 4 of the year long competition the results table is starting to take shape...

Read the article...

News Archive