A new Junior Section to be launched at Dover Road Runners…

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  Dover Roadrunners A.C. have on many different occasions during this season been asked if we could have children join in our sessions whilst we are out training in our local parks and via our website. Family members and their friends have entered children in local events and without coaching and would like them to progress which we cannot do without coaches and equipment so we have looked into it and we feel as a Club we could have at least 20 6-11 years join straight away and our … [Read more...]

Christmas Party!!

Christmas Party

After all the amazing events everyone has done this year and brilliant achievements - it's now time to swap your trainers for your party shoes and celebrate!  Please join us: Saturday 13th December The Railway Bell, London Road, Dover 6.30pm - sit down 3 course meal - £19.95 per person 9pm - Live music from the band Blimey Coyote Please let Kirsty Harper know as soon as possible if you would like to attend (if you haven't already done so) - We already have over 30 of us going … [Read more...]

Whitfield Hill Street Lights

With regards to the Whitfield Hill street lights, the Express recently reported that lights would be switched off between midnight and 5am each night, but it has since emerged they will be switched off completely for the next year. At least 29 people were injured, including four fatalities, on Whitfield Hill between 2000 and 2010, according to police data. This is unsafe not only for runners, but for pedestrians and cyclists, as the data above clearly shows. … [Read more...]