Spring Stagger 5k

On Wednesday evening (31st May) the club had its first time trial of the year when Graham Turner’s “Spring Stagger 5k.” took place in Towersey. On a very warm sunny evening 28 runners were set off at 15 second intervals from the bus stop at Towersey crossroads and fastest over the two lap course was…

2017 Annual Dinner

The club’s annual dinner takes place on Saturday 25th March at The Peacock Hotel in Henton. We are restricted to 40 places and you can grab yours now by contacting Ben or Shelley Bennett. The ticket price is £25 per head and menu options can be found on Steve Graham’s latest e-bulletin. We had a…

2016 Club Championship – The winners

The Andy Reading 10k. on December 11th played host to the final fixture of our annual club championship. Only three Thame Runners turned out on a glorious morning for running to bring down the curtain on another great campaign. Congratulations to our three divisional winners:- Berwyn Prichard Jones who topped Division One with a mighty…

Flying start to new cross-country campaign

The 2016/17 Chiltern League campaign got underway at a sun soaked Shotover Park on Saturday 15th October and Thame Runners rubbed shoulders with familiar foes over the challenging contours of the Horspath arena. Mark Emmett and Sue Fallon have taken over the captains batons for this season and their gentle persuasion in recent weeks to…

2016 Club Handicap

The eagerly anticipated club handicap took place on Wednesday 27th July. 20 runners went “to post” and set off at intervals determined by Rod “the handicapper” Lavers and verified by club coach Dave Hartwell. Surprisingly five runners withdrew at half-way for various reasons but eventual winner Mark Willis strode purposefully to the finish with some…