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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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



Speedplay fun in the sun.

A combination of a campaign to encourage new members to come along and try a different club night and the appearance at last of the summer sunshine resulted in a larger than usual number of runners turning up for Thursday night's Speedplay session...

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Edinburgh Festival of Running

Edinburgh Festival of Running

On Sunday 26th May, 4 Club members took to the streets of Edinburgh to take part in the capital's Festival of Running... Whilst Fiona Jardine and Jo Needham took part in the Marathon, Danny and Sarah Queen participated in the Half...

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Dumfries Do the Double at Kirkcudbright

Dumfries Do the Double at Kirkcudbright

On one of the best days of the year so far (both for running and spectating), club members headed down to Kirkcudbright to run the Half Marathon or the Beeches, with many others also making the journey to support and encourage. Not only did DRC retain both first male and female team trophies, but club members also won both male and female races...

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Holywood Stroll

Holywood Stroll

The forecast for Tuesday evening was for rain and a temperature of only 4 degrees, but luckily this proved to be wrong and the sun shone down on the 20th running of the Holywood Stroll. The race was initiated by Tom McGowan 21 years ago (with 1 year being missed due to "foot and mouth disease") and so it was fitting that he set off this year's bumper field...

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BUPA Great Womans 10K Glasgow

BUPA Great Womans 10K Glasgow

15 DRC ladies travelled up to Glasgow to join a field of 5,895 runners (including Sonia O'Sullivan and the 5 months pregnant Jo Pavey) to run the Bupa Great Women's 10k. Here is how they got on.....

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Ben Lomond Hill race

Ben Lomond Hill race

For the second time in two weeks, Dumfries RC member Craig Malcolmson found himself in the car park at Rowardennan on the banks of Loch Lomond. This time though, instead of running the Highland Fling Ultra marathon, he was about to take part in the Ben Lomond hill race...

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Troon Tortoises 10K... the Tortoise and the Hare.

Troon Tortoises 10K... the Tortoise and the Hare.

On Wednesday evening, the 8th May, Theresa Lavery and Mark Johnston headed up the West Coast of Scotland in search of some early summer sunshine...

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Belfast Marathon

Belfast Marathon

On Bank Holiday Monday, Stephen Mohan joined 20,000 others in the Belfast marathon. The race showcases a vibrant modern outward looking city with so many positive aspects to show to the world....

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Lillaebelt Half Marathon, Denmark

Lillaebelt Half Marathon, Denmark

On Saturday May 4th, Jo Zakrzewski travelled to Denmark as part of an invited Scottish team and joined the field of 11,000 running in the Lillaebelt Half Marathon...

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5K Handicap Series, round five

5K Handicap Series, round five

There was a good turnout of 21 runners for this month's 5K Handicap race, the 5th in the series...

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Annandale Way Run Cancelled

Annandale Way Run Cancelled

Unfortunately this weekend's Club run on the Annandale Way has had to be cancelled.

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Self Transcendance 5K Road Race

Self Transcendance 5K Road Race

The Self Transcendence 5K road race held at Silverknowes on Wednesday evening doubled up as the Scottish National 5K championships and the second race in the Scottish road running Grand Prix. Two runners from Dumfries Running Club made their way up to join in this popular midweek race...

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