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



Silver medal for Jo in the World Trophy 50k.

Silver medal for Jo in the World Trophy 50k.

The gales and torrential rain that have been widespread across Dumfries and Galloway were not exactly ideal weather to prepare for a race in the Middle East, so when Dumfries Running Club's Jo Zakrzewski got off the plane in Doha, Qatar on Wednesday, she was hit by a wall of heat and humidity and had no idea how she'd fare in Friday's World Trophy 50k final...

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The 3 peaks Ultra, Jedburgh

The 3 peaks Ultra, Jedburgh

On Saturday October 25th Frank Skachill joined a field of 132 in the three peaks 38 mile ultra run in Jedburgh...

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Amsterdam Marathon

Sunday was a popular day for marathons and the Amsterdam Marathon was another event with DRC representation with 5 of its members in the field. Susan Gallagher took the time to let us know how she got on...

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Marathon Palma de Mallorca

Marathon Palma de Mallorca

Vicky Hart took the opportunity of a family holiday in the Mediterranean to take part in the Marathon Palma de Mallorca and sent the following report on her run in the sun...

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Round Rotherham Relay

Round Rotherham Relay

Last Saturday saw 5 Dumfries Running Club members travel to Yorkshire to take part in one of the friendliest events on the running calendar, the Round Rotherham relay...

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The Himalayan 100 mile Stage race

The Himalayan 100 mile Stage race

About 11 years ago, when he first read about the Himalayan 100 mile Stage Race in the Runner's World Magazine, Dumfries Running Club’s Richard McDougal immediately added it to his 'bucket list' with the intention of doing it to mark his 60th birthday...

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Lowther 10K Trail Race

Lowther 10K Trail Race

After a break since August, the 2014 DRC Grand Prix series resumed with 15 travelling to Penrith on Sunday morning to take part in the Lowther trail race...

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The Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon

The Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon

Dumfries Running Club's Jo Zakrzewski and Joyce Hamilton joined the field of some 7,000 for the 2nd running of the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon. Jo is steadily building up her running towards her main goal of the 100k World Championships in November and since the invite to take part the race came at an ideal time to fit in with her training, she jumped at the opportunity to run with others and experience another mass start...

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The Manor Water Hill race

The Manor Water Hill race

On Saturday 11th, Mo Khan continued his love affair with Scottish hill races when he travelled to  Peebles to take part in the Manor Water hill race. Mo reports...

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Dalbeattie Hardrock Challenge

Dalbeattie Hardrock Challenge

This year, the Dalbeattie Hardrock Challenge attracted a slightly smaller than usual group of DRC members, however there were still 12 of it's ranks to be found testing themselves on the event's 10 mile running section through the forest...

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The Great Scottish Run

The Great Scottish Run

This year's Great Scottish Run hosted a fantastic international field over a new course round the streets and parks of Glasgow. Several DRC runners also took up the challenge, and here is how they got on....

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The Great Cumbrian Run

The Great Cumbrian Run

On Sunday morning six DRC members joined the 1,220 strong field gathered at Carlisle Castle for the Great Cumbrian run...

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Neil McCover Half Marathon

On Sunday, 5th October, Les Hill returned to Kirkintilloch for his second Neil McCover Half Marathon, confident of beating last year’s time of 95 minutes but not so confident of beating his targeted 91 minutes. He reports as to how he got on....  

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Coniston Trail Challenge

Coniston Trail Challenge

On Saturday 4th October, Susan Graham travelled down to Coniston to take part in the tenth anniversary running of the Lakeland Trails Coniston Trail Challenge race...  

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DRC Monthly 5K Handicap

Grabbing the chance to race on the summer 5K route for the final time in 2014, 22 members took part in the October round of the Club's year long handicap series...

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