Dover Road Runners – Awards Evening – February 2016

Feb 2016 Awards Evening - All winners

Dover Road Runners Awards 2015 Mini Saxon Shore Winners -  Angela Parker, Neil Coleman and Carson Medhurst Samphire Hoe Series Male award.  Sponsored by Nice Works Nominees - Michael Bond,  Graham Foote, Gary Barnes. Winner is Graham Foote Samphire Hoe Series Female award.  Sponsored by Nice Works Nominees -  Annette Nixon, Kirsty Harper, Tracy Foote. Winner is Tracy Foote Most Improved Female award Nominees -  Kirsty Harper, Claire Thurgate, Jo Daniels. Winner … [Read more...]

Easter Monday

Sylvia and Phil will be holding a Club Session on Easter Monday - 28th March 2016. Meet at the Samphire Hoe Car park at 9am for either 3/4 miles of smiles with Phil or 6/7 miles of smiles with Sylvia, whose run may have a sting in its tail - you have been warned! If the coffee shop is open we will stay for a coffee and cake if you wish. £1 to park plus your coffee and cake money. Please let Sylvia know if you're coming. Thanks Sylvia x … [Read more...]

Dover Road Runners Halloween Quiz

      Dover Road Runners Halloween quiz! We didn't have one last year, so I'm working hard to make this one twice as good! What - A quiz night, with lots of extra fun games including apple bobbing, slide a pound, heads and tails..... When - Friday 30th October, from 7pm for a 7.30pm start for the quiz Where - The Rugby Club Hall at Crabble Athletic Ground (Where we usually hold our AGM each year) Who - Teams of up to 6 people - please do get a team … [Read more...]

Social – Quiz Run and Curry Buffet – Thursday 11th June

Happy 50th Birthday!!

Social Event - Thursday 11th June - to meet at The Railway Bell pub, London Road at 6pm and NOT the usual Sports Centre! We'll be in the car park / garden at the back of the pub. What: A social / fun run with optional fun quiz! A 6.5 mile route (I can't promise no hills at all.....but no big hills!) with a few quiz questions on the way to test your brains (or allow a short break!). We will still have various different groups / speeds heading off at varied times. Followed by a curry buffet ( … [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...]

Running Safety Reminder

When we train, the emphasis is always on safety. As a group, we ask our members to not wear headphones. Wearing headphones restricts communication with the group as well as decreases your awareness of the road. We also ask our members to ensure they wear high visibility gear when running, as this increases your visibility whilst on the road and to the other group members. Unfortunately, for your own safety, if you aren't wearing  high-vis clothing, you will be unable to run with the … [Read more...]