• Run West Berks 2019

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West Berkshire Race Series

Run West Berks is a series of four races in May and June.

All four events have the following in common:

  • A mix of on-road and off-road terrain
  • Beautiful scenery
  • Low entry fees

The races are of varying distance, from 5 miles (Kintbury) up to 8 miles (Hungerford).

2019 Results

The series leaders after the Hungerford Harey 8…

01:52:57 Michael Stone
01:53:10 Mike Wheeler
01:54:03 Barry Regan
02:01:02 Dom Hardy
02:04:13 Richard Fogg

02:14:59 Rachel Allen
02:22:46 Lisa O’Neil
02:25:09 Jodi Strong
02:30:27 Hannah Rees
02:33:25 Helen Garforth

2019 Results

39 runners completed all four 2019 races.

A trophy was awarded to the male runner and female runner with the best aggregate time over the 2019 four race series.

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02:33:49 Michael Stone
02:34:31 Mike Wheeler
02:36:05 Barry Regan
02:45:11 Dom Hardy
02:47:55 Richard Fogg

03:05:08 Rachel Allen
03:14:50 Lisa O’Neil
03:18:59 Jodi Strong
03:26:21 Hannah Rees
03:29:14 Helen Garforth

Chieveley Chase

The Chieveley Chase is a stunningly beautful 5.7 mile multi-terrain single lap race open to all over 16 years of age.

All proceeds in aid of Chieveley Primary School. The start and finish is at Chieveley Village Hall. Goody bag and medal for all finishers.

Date: Saturday 11th May 2019, 10:30am

Distance: 5.7 Miles

Entry Fee: £10 affiliated, £12 unaffiliated, £2 extra on the day

2019 Runners: 156

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Ollie Johnson Kintbury 5

The Ollie Johnson Memorial Kintbury 5 is a 5 mile race run on quiet roads and tracks around Inkpen and Kintbury, including some private roads.

The race is organized in memory of former Newbury AC member Ollie Johnson who was tragically killed in an accident in 2005, aged 18. The race helps raise funds for the Ollie Johnson Trust.

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019, 10:30am

Distance: 5 Miles

Entry Fee: £8.50 affiliated, £10.50 unaffiliated, £12 on the day if places available

2 Mile Race: 10:35am start, £3 entry on the day only (U10 must run with parent/guardian)

Junior Race: 10am start, £2 entry on the day only

2019 Runners: 176

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Hungerford Harey 8

The Hungerford Harey 8 is a multi-terrain, eight mile run starting and finishing at Hungerford Rugby Club.
The route takes in the beautiful Port Down Common before descending gently towards Templeton/Trinity Stud. It then follows a circular route around footpaths providing stunning views of Combe and of the countryside.

The race is organised by the Hungerford Hares running club.

Date: Sunday 23rd June 2019, 10am

Distance: 8 Miles

Entry Fee: £11 affiliated, £13 unaffiliated, £15 on the day

Children’s Races: 9:30am, entries on the day £2.50

2K Fun Run: 10:05am, entries on the day £2.50

2019 Runners: 147

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Inkpen Gibbet Challenge

The Gibbet Challenge is a scenic 10K race in the beautiful countryside around Inkpen, West Berkshire with the ethos of having ‘a bit of fun combined with a bit of a challenge’. The race starts and ends at Inkpen Memorial Playing Fields with a multi-terrain route which includes an energetic, though not overwhelming, climb up to Walbury Hill and Combe Gibbet to enjoy the spectacular views.

Any proceeds from the event will go to the Inkpen sports clubs with the aim of encouraging sporting activities within the village.

Date: Sunday 30th June 2019, 10:30am

Distance: 10 Km

Entry Fee: £10 affiliated, £12 unaffiliated, £2 extra on the day

Kids Race: After start of main race, free entry

2019 Runners: 114

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