Senior Winter League Event No.6
Some 20 seniors turned up at the beautiful Black Esk reservoir for a gruelling 7.6mile race on Saturday. The weather was kind and there were some good battles around the route. Pictures and results will be available over the next few days. You can click below to go directly to the results page. The race was once again won by Ewan Fairgrieve coming in just over 46 mins. A welcome cuppa and blether took place afterwards. Click HERE for the results later in the week.
Some Juniors were in action over the weekend in Edinburgh at the Great Winter Run and in Glasgow indoors. Mrs.Bryden grabbed a medal at the 5km event. Danny finished 26th in the 5km and Evie 14th in the 2.5km race.
Finlay Wuagh was 4th in his 60m race at the Scottish National Open event at the Glasgow Emirates arena on Saturday.
Well done everyone !
Other news………….the Annandale and Eskdale sports awards take place later this year you have the chance to nominate someone from our club. You can read more below.
ANNANDALE AND ESKDALE SPORTS AWARDS 2017
Do you know of a coach, volunteer, young person, school, team or individual who deserves recognition for their dedication and commitment to local sport or for an outstanding achievement in 2017? You have until Friday 2nd February to nominate someone from your own local community who you think deserves recognition in any one of the following nine categories: -
1 - Sports Personality of the Year Award sponsored by Andersons Joinery
2 - Young Sports Personality of the Year Award sponsored by Grange Quarry
3 - Sports Team of the Year Award sponsored by Rostrum Sportswear Ltd
4 - Coach of the Year Award sponsored by Gretna Gateway Outlet Village
5 - Volunteer of the Year Award sponsored by Annan Travel
6 - Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by Ashleybank Investments
7 - Small School Sport Initiative or Performance of the Year Award sponsored by The Cumberland Building Society
8 - Large School Sport Initiative or Performance of the Year Award sponsored by Dumfries and Galloway Standard
9 - NEW AWARD – Year of Young People Award sponsored by Magnox Limited
Full information and a copy of the nomination form can be downloaded by visiting - www.dumgal.gov.uk/…/Annandale-and-Eskdale-Sports-Awards-2017 or e-mail AEASCS@dumgal.gov.uk
Looking ahead....................we're keeping an eye on the weather this week as snow is predicted in places. There are no racs planned for the weekend so it could be a good time for some good training. Enjoy ........but wrap up well !