Urgent Ras yr Aran Information
Covid 19 – Instructions for athletes
At present the Government has not ordered nor advised the abandonment of outdoor sporting activities of our size so the race will continue.
However it is important that we take as many precautions as we can to prevent the spread of the virus to fellow runner, officials or the local community through our activities. Please refer to PHE advice
You should NOT attend the race if
People can have the virus and feel well so there may still be people coming who has it.
To minimise the chances of contamination please remember
We will try to make the flow of people through the number pick up as smooth as possible.
Subject to weather the presentations will be outside. We will try to keep them brief.
We will not be offended if those who are confident in their disappointment wish to go home without attending the prize giving.
We can post their prize on to any winners who don’t wish to stay.
Virtual Half Marathon (in your own time). Run the 13.1 miles distance in your own time, wherever you want and then send us evidence. We will then post the magnificent 2020 giant antique bronze finish medal to you. Please follow the instructions when entering the virtual race. Or
Transfer Your Entry to either: Colshaw Hall 10k (Knutsford) on Sunday 10th May, Helena Tipping Wrexham 10k on Sunday 27th July or our Bartletts Farndon 10k on Sunday 27th September. All three of these fantastic events are classic races with full road closures, the most up to date chip-timing and amazing bespoke medals.
To transfer to the virtual race or to one of the three 10k races then please CLICK HERE
This must be completed by 23:59 on Saturday 29th Feb
Due to the weather forecast tomorrow’s Nick Beer 10k has been postponed.
ERYRI HARRIERS 2020 CLUB PRESENTATION EVENING
The club’s Presentation Evening will be held at the Padarn Hotel, Llanberis, on Saturday, 29th Feb, 7 for 7:30pm.
Huw Williams will be giving a talk entitled ‘At The Checkpoint’, there will be a 2-course hot buffet, with a choice of spicy/non-spicy, meat/veggie main, & of course, the presentation of awards to all last season’s club champions.
The cost will be £10 for seniors & £5 for juniors. PLACES NEED TO BE RESERVED BY FRIDAY EVENING, **21st FEBRUARY** AT THE VERY LATEST, by either:
Voting for the Outstanding Contribution to the Club award will take place on the night.
Everyone welcome – especially new members. Do come & support our great club & its champions!
For further details, please contact Ellie Salisbury on 07789061648 or firstname.lastname@example.org
TWIN PIERS – RACE REPORT:
16 Eryri Harriers were amongst the 487 finishers in the popular Twin Piers 10k (North Wales 10km Championships) race on Saturday 18th January. The point to point event from Llandudno Pier to where the Colwyn Bay Pier used to be! The event was also the first counter in the Eryri Road Running Championships.
First home for Eryri was 8th placed Dilwyn Powell-Jones in a time of 33.35, a personal best (PB) time for the distance, his previous best was 34.52. Dilwyn was followed home by 11th placed Eryri newcomer; Lewis Roberts 34.14, 12th Ian Edwards 34.23 (PB – 34.58) 30th & 1st M/60 Russell Owen 37.36. 34th Brian Wills 38.18 (PB – 39.04) 38th & 1st FV/35 Gemma Moore 39.02. 40th Paul Jones 39.06. 51st Anthony Davies 40.20 (PB – 42.37) 76th & 1st M/65 Steve P Jones (SPJ) 42.03. 79th Arwel Lewis 42.15. 99th Russell Williams 43.36. 201st Ali Thomas 50.04. 217th Nia Meleri-Edwards 51.49. 221st Malcolm Jones 52:08. 238th Kate Potter 53.18 & 379th Roy Jardine 63.45.
North Wales 10k Championship medalists:
2nd Male/45 – Dilwyn Powell-Jones
3rd Senior Male – Lewis Roberts
1st Female/35 – Gemma Moore
1st Male/60 – Russell Owen
3rd Male/60 – Arwel Lewis
1st Male/65 – SPJ
3rd Female/55 – Kate Potter
ERYRI ROAD RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS
25Pts – Dilwyn Powell-Jones
22Pts – Lewis Roberts
20Pts – Ian Edwards
19Pts – Russell Owen
18Pts – Brian Wills
17 (25Pts) – Gemma Moore
16Pts – Paul Jones
15Pts – Anthony Davies
14Pts – SPJ
13Pts – Arwel Lewis
12Pts – Russell Williams
11 (22Pts) Ali Thomas
10 (20Pts) Nia Meleri-Edwards
9Pts – Malcolm Jones
8 (19Pts) Kate Potter
7Pts Roy Jardine
Best results from six of the twelve races to count