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



Crossmichael Marathon and Half Marathon

Crossmichael Marathon and Half Marathon

After a break of several years, Crossmichael Events held it's marathon on Sunday 29 March. There were also options of a half marathon and team relay event...

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Message from Committee

It was discussed in detail at last week's committee meeting about the use of the Club's new Facebook page and some of the issues that have been highlighted. Please see the following message from Danny...

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DRC jogScotland Group

DRC jogScotland Group

After a structured 10 week programme, 75 newcomers graduated last Monday from the Dumfries Running Club jogScotland group...

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Criffel Hill Race

Criffel Hill Race

Nine Dumfries Running Club members turned up in the heart of New Abbey for this annual slog from the Corn Mill to Criffel summit and back. The race is now organised by Ranjit Thomas and with the help of Sandy and Linda Shankland, it again went like clockwork...

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Trimpell 20

Trimpell 20

On Sunday 22nd March, five club members, Margaret Gray, Mark Hall, Sarah Lancaster, Gemma Leadbetter and Chris Wilson, travelled to Lancaster to take part in the Trimpell 20 race...

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Hardmoors 55 Ultra

Saturday 21st March saw the 6th running of the Hardmoors 55 Trail race and as in the previous two years the course was run from Guisborough to Helmsley, following the Cleveland Way, a distance of 55 miles mostly on trail, with a total climb and descent of 2,700 metres. Seb Pflanz took part for the second time, having previously had a good run in the event in 2014...

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The Glenkiln 12 miles race

This low key race, well organised by Dumfries Harriers gave several  DRC runners a chance to gauge early season form and for a trio of runners to see if they could manage two races on consecutive days...

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The New York City Half Marathon

The New York City Half Marathon

Central Park was the iconic setting for the start of the 2015 New York City Half Marathon and Dumfries Running Club members Danny Queen and daughter Sarah lined up alongside the 20,000 other competitors running on the streets of 'The Big Apple'...

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Dentdale 14

Dentdale 14

14 members of DRC kicked the 2015 Grand Prix off with the Dentdale 14.2 mile race. It was a cold and breezy day, but luckily the snow stayed on the surrounding hills rather than appearing on the course! Recent rains added to the interest as the route was slightly flooded at the 7 mile point, but a more interesting feature of the hilly race was the llamas in a field at 11 miles...

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BMAF 10 mile Championships, Sidcup.

BMAF 10 mile Championships, Sidcup.

The Sidcup 10 mile road race was chosen to host the 2015 British Masters' 10 Mile Championships and for Dumfries Running Club's Jo Zakrzewski, it was also an opportunity to catch up with one of her GB teammates from last year's 100k...

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The Inverness Half Marathon

The Inverness Half Marathon

On Saturday 7th March Sid and Linda Oates along with Gemma Leadbetter made a trip north to take part in the Inverness Half Marathon...

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Stranraer Half Marathon

Stranraer Half Marathon

On Saturday, five members of Dumfries Running Club travelled to Stranraer to take part in the town's half marathon and despite the weekend's windy conditions all did very well. Kirsteen Kellock was one of the Club members in the race and reports as follows...

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The Vitality Bath Half Marathon

On Sunday, March 1st, Helen Pedley travelled south to fly the flag for the Club at the Bath Half Marathon... she sent the following account of the race...

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