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Independent Schools County Championships – Julie Rose Stadium, Friday 13th June, 2014

Tthe Independent Schools County Athletic Championships are currently looking to recruit officials to help compliment, gu [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 20th Jan

Seniors at Minnis Bay Cross Country

Sunday saw the fifth leg of the Kent Fitness League take place at Minnis Bay organized by Thanet Roadrunners. 357 runners... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 5th Jan

Video Footage from the Dyke

Thanks to Rick Ryder for video footage from the second dyke at yesterday's cross country - 11 clips in total showing every r... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 6th Jan

Club Presentation Night

Happy New Year to Everyone, here's hoping that you all had a great Christmas and a Happy New Year, it is now time to celebra... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Sun 12th Jan

Thanet Roadrunners Raise Funds for Margate Ambulance at Westwood Cross Treadmill Challenge

Over 40 members of Thanet Roadrunners Athletics Club took part in a promotional and fundraising event at Westwood Cross [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 8th Jan

Dartford 10 mile

Next weekend the 2014 road race championship season kicks off with the Dartford 10 mile on Sunday 19th. A few have entered alrea... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 10th Jan

Duathlon – final word

Thanet’s toughest race will take place on Sunday, with just a little bit of mud to keep the competitors company. Th... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 12th Jan

PROVISIONAL – John Flitch Duathlon Results

Many congratulations to all the runners and riders in Sunday’s John Flitch Mountain Bike Duathlon. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 13th Jan

Take part in a TRAC team at the Moonlight Challenge Ultra Marathon (15th February 2014)

Next month, The Challenge Hub, a local ultra marathon events company will be holding the Moonlight challenge. The Moonl [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 15th Jan

Looking Back at the John Flitch Mountain Bike Duathlon.

Muddy conditions , huge puddles and five dykes were some of the obstacles that over 70 athletes had to contend with in t [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 15th Jan

Interested in being Involved with the Running of Thanet Roadrunners AC

Thanet Roadrunners AC is a great community based club catering for a broad range of runners across all ages. As a club [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 23rd Jan

Oasis Domestic Abuse Service Receives £500 Charitable Donation From Thanet Roadrunners 10 Mile Race

Oasis Domestic Abuse Service is the latest charity to receive a donation from Thanet Roadrunners Athletics Club. £500 w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 20th Jan

Thanet Roadrunners AC Club Presentation Night, 7th February 2014 at Margate Football Club

Thanet Roadrunners AC Club Presentation Night is going to be held on Friday 7th February 2014 at 7.30pm at Margate Footb [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 3rd Feb

Brighton Marathon places without a fundraising target!

Porchlight, a homelessness charity based in Canterbury, is looking for runners to fill their last charity Brighton Marat [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 25th Jan

THANET ROADRUNNER LONDON MARATHON 2014 CHARITY FUND RAISING STORIES

Being proactive, I have written a news piece for the newspapers about Thanet Roadrunner members raising money for charit [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 27th Jan

Thanet Roadrunners AC announce Race Details for 2014

Thanet Roadrunners AC are pleased to announce details of its racing calendar for 2014. The club hold a diverse range of [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 27th Jan

Brighton Marathon Places Available with the Kent Association of the Blind!

The Kent Association for the Blind, a local charity supporting sight impaired people have some charity places left for t [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 29th Jan

Deal Half Trophy

Fancy the Deal Half winner’s trophy for a week? [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 31st Jan

Meeting minutes

The minutes from December’s club meeting are now in the member’s area of the website. Don’t forget the next me... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 31st Jan

Next round of KFL on Sunday

Cross country on Sunday! [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 31st Jan

Stephen Tong's Triple Athletic Challenge for Macmillan Cancer Support

Thanet Roadrunner, Stephen Tong is participating in three endurance events for Macmillan Cancer Support [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 2nd Feb

KFL results from Rough Common

Twelve Roadrunners made the short trip to Canterbury for the sixth round of the KFL Cross Country. With all the recent rain ... [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Sat 8th Feb

Keep us posted

We want to read all about it! [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 8th Feb

Deal Half Marathon Results

 Well with a very hilly and windy race ahead, 20 TRAC members turned up to take on the Deal Half Marathon, some of us again... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Thu 13th Feb

Important Notice - Nurstead Court Cross Country

Please note that there is a possibility that Sunday's Cross Country at Nurstead Court may have to be cancelled owing to [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Wed 12th Feb

Athletic Success Celebrated at Thanet Roadrunners AC Presentation Night

Over 60 club members attended the Thanet Roadrunners AC Awards & Presentation Night held on Friday 7th February 2014 at [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 14th Feb

Thanet Roadrunners to Appear on new ITV Comedy Drama ‘Edge of Heaven’

Last year, several members of Thanet Roadrunners AC volunteered as extras for a new ITV comedy drama called ‘Edge of Hea [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 14th Feb

Support Our Roadrunners at this Weekend’s Moonlight Challenge!

Pam Philpot will be making her ultra marathon debut at the Moonlight Challenge, this Saturday 15th February 2014. Pam w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 14th Feb

CANCELLED, Sunday's Round of the Kent Fitness League at Nurstead Court has been Cancelled

Please note, that the KFL (Kent Fitness League) race at Nurstead Court on Sunday has been cancelled due to the current w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 13th Feb

Help us Choose the Official Charity for the Fosters Law Thanet Marathon & Half Marathon

As you are aware, Thanet Roadrunners AC contribute hugely to the local community. We develop young and old athletes and [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 14th Feb

Get Involved with Running Thanet’s Biggest Race

The Thanet Marathon and Half Marathon is one of the largest sporting events held in the Isle of Thanet. Covering over 2 [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 14th Feb

Junior Roadrunners Rewarded with Kent Selection

Five junior members of Thanet Roadrunners AC have been selected to represent Kent Schools at the forthcomingY7/8 Inter-Counties ... [Read full item] by Steve King Wed 19th Feb

Moonlight Challenge - The Most fun you can have with your clothes on!

Pam Philpot and Bob Wild of Thanet Roadrunners have successfully completed one of the toughest races in Kent. The pair [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 19th Feb

Minutes

The minutes are available for veiwing from the meeting held on Wednesday 12 February 2014. ... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Wed 19th Feb

Back Marker Runners required for the Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon

The Race Director of the Fosters Law Thanet Marathon & Half Marathon is looking for two volunteers for the important rol [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 22nd Feb

Kent Fitness League - Final Race

Following the cancellation of last Sunday's race at Meopham. The planned relay event on the 16th March has been cancelle [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Sat 22nd Feb

Road race championships returns

The 2014 road race championship series makes a belated start on Sunday 9th March with the Sidcup 10 mile. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 23rd Feb

Date Announced for the 2015 Mountain Bike Duathlon

We are pleased to announce that the date of next years Mountain Bike Duathlon will be the 11th Jan 2015...so please book [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 24th Feb

Thanet Roadrunner, looking for 2 Support Runners for the Grand Union Canal Race

Thanet Roadrunner, Bob Wild is taking part in the Grand Union Canal Race at the end of May. This race goes from Birming [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 28th Feb

Cooking up a treat in Reading

Nigel Cook and Sally Mumford travelled to Reading last weekend for the Mizuno Half Marathon. This is a large event with some 160... [Read full item] by Mon 3rd Mar

‘Jestress Flo’, the latest recipient of a Charitable Donation from Thanet Roadrunners AC

Jestress Flo, the street dance and free running studio, are the latest organisation in Thanet to receive a large charita [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 6th Mar

Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race Director Needed

The club is looking for a new Race Director to take over the very successful, end of year Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Ra [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 7th Mar

Primary School races in Lydd, Kent, this Sunday (March 9th) at 10 to 11am

There is a small U11 race on Sunday in Lydd that might appeal to U11 athletes. The Kent Primary Schools XC race due to [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 7th Mar

Thanet Roadrunners Juniors Dominant in KFL

With the final 2013-14 standings now confirmed, junior athletes from Thanet Roadrunners AC have once again dominated the Kent Fi... [Read full item] by Steve King Sat 8th Mar

Take Part in the 'Airport Connections' Harbour Wallbanger 7K Beach Race

Have you ever wanted to run a race that is…a little bit different? Are you tired of running the usual road races and wa [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 12th May

Thanet Roadrunner AC Membership Renewal (2014-2015)

It’s that time of year when membership renewals are due for 2014/2015 on the 1st April. The club have held the fees fro [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 8th Mar

Sidcup 10 mile results

Spring made a dramatic reappearance from its interminable wet hibernation earlier today, coinciding with the start of the 2014 r... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 9th Mar

How Far can you go in 24 hours? Take Part in the ’24 Hour Challenge’ in East Kent!

The next event in the Challenge Hub calendar, famous for its Ultra Marathons races in Kent, is the 24 Hour Challenge whi [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 22nd Apr

Marshall Coordinator Sought for Thanet Roadrunner Races

One of the most responsible and important positions within our club is the position of Marshall coordinator. This is an [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 18th Apr

Season Finale of Kent Fitness League 2013-14 on Sunday

  A reminder that the cross country season draws to a close on Sunday, with the final fixture of the 2013-14 Kent Fitnes... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 14th Mar

Championship Latest

  I’ve now updated the club champs results from last Sunday’s openers at Sidcup. The chaps are off to a stro... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 15th Mar

Report on the Final Kent Fitness League Cross Country Race

Eight Roadrunners enjoyed the warm spring sunshine at Swanley Park for the final Kent Fitness League cross country of th [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Mon 17th Mar

Stay Tuned, this Friday to Thanet Roadrunners TV Debut in ‘Edge of Heaven!’

Stay in or set your Sky Remote to ITV1 at 9.00pm on Friday 21st March 2014 for the ap [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 17th Mar

Important Message for Thanet Roadrunners AC Forum Members - Please Reset Your Password

This year we have taken steps to offer online club subscription and renewal for your Thanet Roadrunners membership. We [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 21st Mar

Thanet Roadrunners Aim to Raise Thousands for Charity in the 2014 London Marathon

Runners from across the Isle of Thanet will be pounding the streets of the capital on April 13th for the annual Virgin L [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 24th Mar

'Airport Connections' Announced as Sponsors of the 7K Harbour Wallbanger Beach Race

'Airport Connections' are the new sponsors of the popular Harbour Wallbanger beach race. The 7 kilometre race, held on [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 3rd Apr

Important Notice: Change in Venue of Monday Night's Junior Session

Starting from Monday 7th April 2014, Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors session on Monday night will be moving from the St La [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 29th Mar

Debbie Hatt of Thanet Roadrunners AC Seals first Palace in Inaugural Buttons For Brathay Marathon

Thanet Roadrunners including Sarah Harmes, Sharon Foster, Helen Langsmead, Debbie Hatt and Mark Foster took part in the [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 31st Mar

New Online Joining/Renewal Process for Thanet Roadrunners AC Membership

This year we have taken steps to offer online club subscription and renewal for your Thanet Roadrunners membership. We [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 18th Apr

Thanet Roadrunners AC at the Folkestone 10 mile Race 2014

Twelve Thanet Roadrunners took part in today’s Folkestone 10 mile race. In a field of almost 500 finishers, all our Than [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 18th Apr

Club meeting on Wednesday

The next club meeting takes place on Wednesday 9th April, 8pm at the East Kent Sport’s School in the Marlowe Academy ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 7th Apr

Thanet Disabled Riding Centre Chosen as Recipient Charity for the Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon

Thanet Disabled Riding Centre has been chosen as the recipient charity for the Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Hal [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 7th Apr

Thanet Roadrunners Excel in Brighton and Manchester Marathons

The London Marathon which takes place this weekend maybe preoccupying some of our thoughts. However, last weekend a num [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 11th Apr

Wedding Bells for Hannah & Ian

Some of you will be aware that club member Hannah Thomas is getting married soon. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 12th Apr

Thanet Roadrunners AC at the London Marathon 2014

If anything was to go by, beginning the journey to the London Marathon with a rendition of the Proclaimers hit, ‘500 mil [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 18th Apr

'Heartbleed' SSL vulnerability update

Some of you may have been changing your online passwords after the recent [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 20th Apr

Support Steve Gaffon’s Marathon Treadmill Challenge!

Thanet Roadrunners AC junior Haydn Gaffon’s dad, Steve, is planning a full marathon on Saturday 10th May 2014 … on a tre [Read full item] by Steve King Sun 20th Apr

2014 East Kent Road Relay Dates Announced

The 2014 East Kent Road Relay Series dates have now been announced confirmed and kicks off on Tuesday 6th May with a tr [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 24th Apr

Thanet Athlete, Ben Pond wins British Schools Biathlon Championships

Everyone at Thanet Roadrunners AC are especially proud of the progress of its junior section. Special mention should go [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 27th Apr

Run as Part of the Thanet Roadrunners team in 2017!

Members of Thanet Roadrunners AC are actively encouraged to participate in our races, relays or cross countries. ..whate [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 30th Sep

BREAKING NEWS: PUBLIC CARPARKING FOR WHITSTABLE 10K ROAD RACE ON BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY, 5th MAY 2014

Please note that Canterbury Harriers have formally been notified (26th April) that the main public car park in Whitstabl [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 29th Apr

Park and Ride at Whitstable 10k on Monday

Today's edition of the Whitstable Times has announced that a temporary park and ride facility will be operating on Monday fr... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 1st May

Relays start on Tuesday 6th

Don’t forget that the midweek relay series start next Tuesday – starting at 7:15 pm from Folkestone sea front, just ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 3rd May

TRAC at Whitstable

  A large TRAC contingent of 23 travelled up the Thanet Way for the Whitstable 10k this morning. In a field of 611, John... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 5th May

Race Marshalls Needed for Thanet Leg of the East Kent Road Relay (20/05/14)

The home leg of the East Kent Road relay will be at 7.30pm on 20th May at Minnis Bay. We will have male and female rete [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 8th May

Personal Bests for Thanet Roadrunners at the 20th Halstead & Essex Marathon

Six Thanet Roadrunners took part in the Halstead and Essex Marathon on Sunday 11 May 2014 with each athlete running und [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 13th May

AGM on Wednesday 14th May

  A reminder that the club's annual general meeting takes place on Wednesday 14th May, starting at 8pm in ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Tue 13th May

Call for Marshalling Bibs

If you have a marshalling bib that you may have forgotten to return from a race, can you dig it out and return to Helen [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 15th May

Wallbanger entries latest

Only two weeks until the Harbour Wallbanger on 31st May, and we've had 60 entrants to date. Please note that anyone wishing ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 17th May

Home Fixture of the East Kent Road Relay

The home leg of the East Kent Road relay will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 20th May at Minnis Bay.  Any runners please arri... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 19th May

Harbour Wallbanger 31 May 2014

To All competitors that have entered this race, it has been pointed out that on the race information it states a 10am start time... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Wed 21st May

Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors at the Thanet AC Open Meeting on Friday 16th May

There were some excellent performances from Thanet Roadrunner AC Juniors at the Thanet Athletics Club open meeting on Fr [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 26th May

Upcoming Championship races

Just to note that there are two championship and grand prix races in June – the Harvel 5 mile on Saturday 7th followed by ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 23rd May

Thanet Roadrunners AC AGM Minutes & Treasurer Report

The minutes from the Club’s annual general meeting are now in the member’s area of the website, together with the chairm [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 26th May

Thanet Roadrunners Host East Kent Road Relay Series

Thanet played host to the latest leg of the East Kent Road relay series, an interclub competition competed as well as ho [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 26th May

Places Still Available for the ‘Airport Connections’ Harbour Wallbanger 7K Beach Race (31st May 14)

One of the most unique races to be held not only in Kent, but the whole country still has a few places left. The Harbou [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 26th May

New Management Team Elected at Thanet Roadrunners AC

A new management team has been elected at the Annual General Meeting of Thanet Roadrunners AC. The club are now led by [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 26th May

Wallbanger results

The provisional results and prize winners of the 2014 harbour Wallbanger are available. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 1st Jun

Take Part in the ‘50 Mile Challenge’ Ultra Marathon in East Kent

The next event in the Challenge Hub calendar, famous for its Ultra Marathons races in Kent, is the ‘50 Mile Challenge’ w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 1st Jun

Success for Thanet’s Men at the Harbour Walbanger 7K Beach Race

A bright sunny morning with a softening cool breeze welcomed the runners for the Airport Connections Harbour Wallbanger [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 1st Jun

Grand Prix Standings

We now have the updated team results for the 2014 Kent Grand Prix series following the Whitstable 10k. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 1st Jun

Le Touquet 10k

Canterbury Harriers have once again opened the invite for their annual trip to the Le Touquet 10k. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Tue 3rd Jun

Friday Night Summer Functions (BBQ Run & Hawaiian Night).

All BBQ runs now have hosts so firstly Thank You to All the hosts for hosting this years events; lets hope the weather is good.&... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Mon 16th Jun

Harvel 5 mile (Championship Latest)

We had some terrific performances as twenty one TRACcies travelled up to Meopham for the Harvel 5 mile. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 9th Jun

Large turnout of Thanet runners for the Harvel 5 Mile Run

Always a favourite with beginners and seasoned runners alike, the Harvel 5 near Meopham is a friendly, competitive, bu [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 9th Jun

Third Leg of the East Kent Road Relay

The third leg of the East Kent Road relay will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 10th June in Ashford. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 8th Jun

Suttle & Johnson Excel at Dartmoor Discovery Ultra Marathon

Steve Suttle and Peter Johnson performed amazingly in the Dartmoor Discovery Ultra Marathon at the weekend. The event w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 10th Jun

Pam Philpot to Run Kent Ultra Marathon for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Thanet Roadrunner, Pam Philpot is undertaking a massive athletic challenge to raise funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Rese [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 17th Jun

TRAC at the East Kent Road Relay Ashford

Six teams of Thanet Roadrunners travelled up to Ashford for the third leg of the Road Relays. The warm sunny evening mad [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Thu 12th Jun

Looking forward to the Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon Sponsored by Fosters Law

The Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon sponsored by Fosters Law is one of the most prestigious running events in the [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 13th Jun

Updated Grand Prix

With the latest Grand Prix standings, both Thanet teams consolidated their positions after last week's Harvel 5 mile. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 14th Jun

5 K Time Trial Results – 19 June 2014 AMENDED

  In typical Thanet weather for June (i.e. freezing cold!), 18 brave souls completed the latest 5K time trial up at th... [Read full item] by Sharon Foster Sat 21st Jun

Meeting Minutes

  The minutes from the last club meeting are now in the member’s area of the website. ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 19th Jun

Enter the British London 10K for ‘Let’s Face It’ Facial Cancer Charity

One of our club runners, Daniel Jackson is an ambassador for a charity called ‘Let’s Face It’ who support people and fam [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 23rd Jun

Roadrunners Sweat it out on the North Downs Run 30K Race

Fourteen Thanet Roadrunners took part in the gruelling North Downs Run on Sunday 22nd June 2014. The course took in som [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 23rd Jun

Fourth Fixture of the East Kent Road Relay

The fourth and penultimate leg of the East Kent Road relay will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 24th June at Samphire Hoe.  As alwa... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 23rd Jun

Club Championships update

Following yesterday’s North Downs Run 30k, things are starting to heat up in the club champs – like race conditions ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 23rd Jun

Donna Perkins to Run Kent Ultra Marathon for Parkinson's Research

Donna Perkins from Thanet Roadrunner AC will be running a 50 mile Ultra Marathon on July 13th 2014 at Marshside near Can [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 30th Jun

Provisional Dates of the Kent Cross Country 2014 -2015

We have recently been forwarded dates of the Kent Cross Country by Philip Kinnill together with their and venues. Pleas [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 2nd Jul

Christmas Function

The children go back to school next week so all the adverts turn to think about Christmas. Please contact the Socail Secretary i... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Fri 29th Aug

Roadrunners Show Grit & Determination at the Bewl Water 15

Three Thanet Roadrunners represented the Isle in the 15th Bewl Water 15 mile race on Sunday 6th June 2014. The race is a [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 7th Jul

Le Touquet 10k - still booking

There are plenty of places still for Canterbury Harriers’ annual trip to the Le Touquet 10k, on the 16th August, priced at... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 10th Jul

Relay Fun Coming to a Close…

The Summer relay series reaches a climax on Tuesday 15th at IEK’s track in Canterbury, starting at 7.30pm. Some of our tea... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 13th Jul

Grand Prix Latest

Provisional standings are now in for the Kent Grand Prix following the North Downs Run. The Men have dropped one place to 3... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 13th Jul

Roadrunner Ultra marathon, Marathon & 10K Weekend Action

Some outstanding achievements were made over the weekend by Thanet Roadrunners over the ultra marathon, marathon and 10 [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 15th Jul

Success for Junior Boys and Senior Ladies Roadrunner Teams at East Kent Road Relay Series

Six teams of Thanet Roadrunners travelled to Canterbury for the final race of the East Kent Road Relay Series 2014 , wit [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 18th Jul

Join us for the Hawaiian Club Run on 1st August 2014 - Club Members Only

Our popular, annual Hawaiian club run takes place again at 7pm from Racing Greyhound Pub, Dumpton on Friday 1st August 2 [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 21st Jul

Get involved and become a Marshal for the Kent Coastal Marathon, Half marathon, Thanet 10 & Duathlon

One of the enjoyable things that I have done as a member of Thanet Roadrunners AC is volunteer to be a Race Marshall. [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 21st Jul

Entries Now Open for the 'Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Coastal Road Race'

Entries are now open on our website and the Runners World website for our pre Christmas 10 miler, the ‘Alan Green Memori [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 21st Jul

Deal Dinosaur 10k on Sunday

This weekend (Sunday 27th) sees the next championship race, the Deal Dinosaur 10k. A fantastic 30 TRACcies are pre-entered, but ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 24th Jul

TRAC Race latest

The latest entry news for the Fosters Law Kent Costal Marathon and Half Marathon and December's 10 mile. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 24th Jul

Deal Dinosaur Roar!

A really good turnout of 25 club members made the Deal Dinosaur 10k this morning, [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 28th Jul

TRAC Junior Girls in Form

Three girls from Thanet Roadrunners AC competed at the Southern U13 Inter-Counties track and field fixture on Sunday 27th Ju... [Read full item] by Steve King Sun 3rd Aug

Junior Update – Deal and More

Some Thanet Roadrunners AC juniors were omitted from the results of the Deal Dinosaur Junior races as originally published. ... [Read full item] by Steve King Sun 3rd Aug

Success for Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors at 3rd Round of Thanet Athletics Junior Series

The final series of the Thanet Athletics competition, held at the Marlowe on the 11th July saw a much larger turn out, m [Read full item] by Mon 4th Aug

Fosters Law Kent Coastal Races – entry latest

We’re up to almost 400 entries for next month’s Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon, with a month un... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Wed 6th Aug

Official Club Photo Shoot, Monday 1st September 2014

To help in the promotion of the club, I am organising a photo shoot with a professional photographer, Jodi Hanagan who t [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 28th Aug

Kent Coastal Half Marathon….It’s Still Not Too Late!

With just five weeks to go The Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon races sponsored by Fosters Law are rapidly fillin [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 8th Aug

Support your Club…Volunteer to Marshall at this Year’s Kent Coastal Marathon!

Did you know that all our races are organised by club volunteers? Did you realise that our events promote Thanet and br [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 8th Aug

Grand Prix Latest

  Halfway through this year’s Kent Road Race Grand Prix series, the men have moved back up to second head of Maids... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 10th Aug

Club meeting on Wednesday

  The next club meeting takes place on Wednesday 13th August, 8pm at the East Kent Sport’s School in the Marl... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 10th Aug

Circuits with a Difference

What can you do to make circuits different I hear you asking??? Take it outdoors: Are there any members that maybe interes... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Mon 11th Aug

Online/Postal Entries for this year’s Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon closing very soon!

If you still thinking about entering thisyears Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon sponsored by Fosters Law, the dea [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 26th Aug

Important Message for Marshalls and Volunteers of the Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon

On behalf of the club and race committee, I would like to thank all those who are giving up their time and are helping t [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 24th Aug

Canterbury Half Marathon

Very well done to the 12 TRACcies who braved the rain and the tough course at this morning’s Canterbury Half Marathon.... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 25th Aug

Roadrunners Brace the Heavy Rain at the Canterbury Half Marathon

Heavy rain met the Thanet Roadrunners that took part in the notoriously tough Canterbury Half Marathon on Bank Holiday M [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 26th Aug

Whilst not running....

Nigel Cook turned to two wheels while injured over the summer…. [Read full item] by Fri 29th Aug

Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon – final pre-entries

Pre-entries for next weekend’s Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon are now closed. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 30th Aug

7 Days To Go to the Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon Sponsored by Fosters Law

There are just seven days to go to the Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon sponsored by Fosters Law. The race, one o [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 31st Aug

For online entrants to Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon

Online entrants for Sunday's races will not receive a race pack by post and should collect their number from race HQ. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 1st Sep

Drink on the club

Thank you to Sunday’s marshals! [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 4th Sep

Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon – final word

Sunday’s Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon is almost upon us. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 5th Sep

Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon - RESULTS

The results from today's Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon are now available. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 8th Sep

Looking Back at the Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon 2014

There were many amazing performances and personal bests from the runners of this year’s Kent Coastal Marathon and Half M [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 8th Sep

Official Photographs from Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon 2014

We have been informed by Jodi Hanagan, the Official Race Photographer of the Kent Coastal Marathon & Half Marathon that [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 8th Sep

Club Championships Update

The latest standings in the club championships after last Sunday’s marathon are now available. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Thu 11th Sep

Kent Fitness League

Here is the long anticipated news you have all been longing to see....the dates and locations for the forthcoming Cross [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Fri 12th Sep

Wanted – your 5k times

  The club is looking to host a 5k handicap race for club members over the winter. To see who will set off when, we need... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 13th Sep

2014 Kent Half Marathon Championships Entries – Tonbridge Half 28th September

Important message for anyone planning to enter the Kent Half Marathon Champs at Tonbridge. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 14th Sep

Success for Thanet Roadrunners AC Men at the Wingham 10K and 5K Road Races

There were podium places for two Thanet Roadrunners on Sunday Wingham 10K and 5K road races. The ever popular races, no [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 15th Sep

Dartford 10 mile

  Seven TRACcies travelled for the rearranged Dartford 10 mile this morning, the eighth of this year’s road race c... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 21st Sep

Thanet Roadrunners Girls Win Kent Relay Title

Thanet Roadrunners AC enjoyed a successful finale to the Track & Field season. [Read full item] by Steve King Mon 22nd Sep

Kent Grand Prix and Kent Half Marathon Champs

The Grand Prix update is in after 8 races, and the club is still looking very good. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Wed 24th Sep

2015 John Flitch Memorial Mountain Bike Duathlon – entries open

Entries are now open for the 2015 John Flitch Memorial Mountain Bike Duathlon. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 26th Sep

Tonbridge Half Marathon and Club Champs

  Six TRACcies took part in this morning’s Tonbridge Half marathon, with just over 1000 finishers. Owen Mitchell w... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 28th Sep

Thanet Roadrunners Coach Tackles Beachy Head Marathon for East Kent Hospitals Charity

An athletics coach from Thanet Roadrunners AC who once had to benefit from the fantastic work of the Special Care Baby [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 30th Sep

Halloween Night Run

The Halloween Run is going to replace the normal Friday night run as Halloween is on the Friday 31 October 2014. The venue is th... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Tue 30th Sep

Local Charities among Recipients of Thanet Beach Race

Two local charities were the recipients of the proceeds from the Harbour Wallbanger Beach race held earlier in the Summe [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 30th Sep

Did you get a Magazine with a picture of Iron Man on the Front?

If you got a magazine this week with a picture of Iron Man on the front it means that you failed to get a place in the L [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 3rd Oct

Grand Prix

We now have the Kent Grand Prix standings going into next weekend’s final race of the season. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 4th Oct

Club meeting on Wednesday

The next club meeting takes place on Wednesday 8th October will include the draw of London Marathon places. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 4th Oct

Awards Nomination for Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors

Thanet Roadrunners AC have been nominated in the ‘Young Team of the Year’ category of the Gazette Sports Awards 2014. [Read full item] by Steve King Sun 5th Oct

Meeting minutes

Congratulations to Nicola Winch and Tanya Edwards for getting the club's London Marathon places next year. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 11th Oct

Quick update on GP

The final race of the season tomorrow, the Givaudan Ashford 10k is taking on the day entries. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 11th Oct

Ashford 10k

18 TRACcies were among just over 950 runners at this morning’s Ashford 10k, [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 12th Oct

Cross Country Season kicks off

The juniors had an excellent turn out of over 30 runners at yesterday’s opening Kent Cross Country league fixture – ... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 12th Oct

Pilgrims Hospices, Official Charity for ' Miles and Barr’ Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race

​Pilgrims Hospices has been chosen as the recipient charity for the Fosters ' Miles and Barr’ Alan Green Memorial 10 Mil [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 14th Oct

Christmas Function

The Thanet 10 has been done, and it is now time to start the Merriments of the season, for those that are attending this years C... [Read full item] by Andy Carter Mon 8th Dec

Miles and Barr announced as Sponsors for 'Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Coastal Road Race'

Miles and Barr are the new sponsors of the popular 'Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Coastal Road Race'. The race, to be hel [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 14th Oct

Enter the ' Miles and Barr’ Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Coastal Road Race'

Entries are now open on the Thanet Roadrunner's AC and Runners World websites for the pre Christmas 10 miler, the ‘Miles [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 16th Oct

Official Race Photographs for the 'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 Miler, now online!

Photographs from Grant Burton, our official race photographer for the 'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 9th Dec

Cross Country action

The Kent Fitness league got under way yesterday at Knole Park in Sevenoaks, with eight TRACcies among the 431 runners, Noel Sutt... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Tue 21st Oct

Get Involved and Become a Marshal for the Thanet 10, Cross Country and Mountain Bike Duathlon!

Get Involved and Become a Marshal for the Thanet 10, Cross Country and Mountain Bike Duathlon! [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 26th Nov

Vote for Thanet Roadrunners Juniors and Ben Pond at the Kent Regional News and Media Sports Awards

Both Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors and Ben Pond have been shortlisted for the Kent Regional News and Media Sports Award [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 24th Nov

Thanet Roadrunners AC Runners Tackle the Beachy Head Marathon

A large contingent of Thanet Roadrunners took part in the Beachy Head Marathon, one of the toughest marathons in the UK. [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 2nd Nov

Club, Journalist or Website…Want to be Added to our Media Contact List?

Thanet Roadrunners AC has a commitment each year to putting on great events, supporting its members and contributing to [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 3rd Nov

Join Fellow TRAC Members for Novembeard!

​After several conversations between the Chairman and myself, a group of club members including Steve Clarke, Ian Lockye [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 4th Nov

Thanet Disabled Riding Centre Receive Charitable Contribution From Proceeds of Kent Coastal Marathon

The proceeds from the Fosters Law Kent Coastal Marathon and Half Marathon 2014, organised by Thanet Roadrunners AC, were [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 4th Nov

A Case Study of Athletic Talent and Dedication – Ben Pond Modern Pentathlete and Thanet Roadrunner!

Thanet Roadrunners is a successful community based Athletics Club that caters for children and adults of all ages and fr [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 4th Nov

TAG Pet Rescue Becomes Official Charity for 2015 John Flitch Memorial Mountain Bike Duathlon

Tag Pet Rescue the Thanet based charity that rescues and re-homes unwanted pets is the latest organisation to become a r [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Wed 5th Nov

Fancy a Challenge in the New Year, Take part in The John Flitch Memorial Mountain Bike Duathlon

The John Flitch Memorial Mountain Bike Duathlon which takes place on January 11th 2015, is the ideal event for athletes [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 5th Jan

TRAC Juniors Excel Again...in the mud at Swanley Park

A big congratulations to all the juniors who took part in the Kent Fitness League cross country races at Swanley Park, S [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 13th Nov

Andy Stevens Completes the Epic Athens Marathon

Sometimes you get to race the marathon of your dreams and our Andy Stevens was lucky to do that last weekend. Andy comp [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Thu 13th Nov

2014 Grand Prix – Final results

  We now have the final standings in for the 2014 Kent Road Race Grand Prix – congratulations to the men’s t... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 15th Nov

Take part in Cross Country, its FREE for club members and a lot of fun!

Last year, I took part in my first cross country for over three decades. The last time I had run this type of race w [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 17th Jan

KFL Cross Country on Sunday

The third Kent Fitness League Race of the season takes place on Sunday. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Fri 21st Nov

Take Part in a Study Investigating the Role of Perfectionism in Training

The School of Sport & Exercise Sciences, University of Kent, would like to invite you to take part in a study investigat [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Fri 21st Nov

KFL at Oxleas Wood

Three Roadrunners tackled the very wet and muddy Oxleas Wood Cross Country. First home over the 5.2 mile course was Chris Brench... [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Sun 23rd Nov

Kent Fitness League - Sunday 30th November

The next Kent Fitness League cross country takes plae on Sunday 30th November, at Fowlmead Country Park,  A258, Deal CT14 0... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Wed 26th Nov

‘On the Day Entries’ Available for the 'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race

The closing date for postal and 'Runners World' entries has now passed but there will still be plenty of ‘on the day [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 6th Dec

Kent Fitness League Fowlmead

  The fourth fixture of the Kent Fitness League took place on Sunday at Fowlmead Country Park, Deal. With fourteen TRACc... [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Sun 30th Nov

Race Marshalling – An Important Pillar on being a Thanet Roadrunner!

Being a member of Thanet Roadrunners offers members a wide range of benefits. Perhaps the most important are the traini [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Tue 2nd Dec

'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race – final word

We will be accepting on the day entries for Sunday’s race. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sat 6th Dec

'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 Mile Race – RESULTS

Well done to all runners in this morning's 'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 mile race. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 8th Dec

December TRAC Club Meeting

A reminder to all club members that the last club meeting of the year is on Wednesday, 10th December.  The meeting takes pl... [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 7th Dec

Runners race the Breezy Coastal Conditions at the Alan Green 10 Mile Memorial Race

A challenging wind greeted runners in the second half of Sunday’s 'Miles and Barr' Alan Green Memorial 10 mile race, and [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Mon 8th Dec

Thanet Roadrunners AC Juniors and Ben Pond Make shortlist at Kent Regional Sports Awards 2014

We have had an excellent piece of news, just before Christmas. Our junior athletes together with Ben Pond have made it [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 13th Dec

Roadrunners Win at Cyprus International 4 day Challenge

Three Thanet Roadrunners recently took part in an international athletics festival in Cyprus. Husband and Wife, Michael [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sat 13th Dec

Junior training over Christmas

Please note the following changes to the junior training schedule over the Christmas period. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Sun 14th Dec

Boxing Day Club Run 2014 (26th Dec 2014)

If you didn’t know, the club has a social run on the morning of Boxing Day which has become something of a tradition! [Read full item] by Ian Lockyer Sun 14th Dec

Thanet Roadrunners Juniors to enter Kent Young Athletes League

Thanet Roadrunners AC is entering the Kent Young Athletes League (KYAL) in 2015. This will see juniors from the club co [Read full item] by Steve King Fri 19th Dec

KFL Cross Country (Meopham - 28th December 2014)

A reminder that the next Kent Fitness League is on Sunday, 28th December with a trip to Nurstead Court, Meopham. [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Fri 26th Dec

Meeting minutes

The minutes from the last club meeting are now in the members’ area. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 22nd Dec

Entries open!

Entries are open for next year’s Duathlon, the Thanet 20 mile and the Harbour Wallbanger. [Read full item] by Ed Heardman Mon 22nd Dec

Kent Fitness League XC - Nurstead Court

Eight Roadrunners blew away the cobwebs after the Christmas break at Nurstead in the 2014-15 Kent Fitness League Cross Co... [Read full item] by Stephen Forshaw Mon 29th Dec

 

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