Running and racing with Beeston AC


Hi all – details of runs and news below.


Welcome to new member Charlotte Hawkins: happy running with Beeston AC!


Membership: Many thanks to everyone who has so far paid their membership. A few members have still not renewed and payments will be made to England Athletics at the end of this month for 2022/23. The fee remains £20 and the preferred payment method is bank transfer: Account name Beeston AC, sort code 40-10-06 account number 62266253. Please include your full name in the payment reference field. Alternatively, please send cheques to Mr D Rawson, 95 Exchange Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6BX.



Club runs


Friday, 18 March: 6.25 for 6.30 pm depart, Chilwell Olympia. The run will be the figure of 8 route around the nature reserve, around 5.5 miles – please bring a head torch. Toilets and changing rooms are available at Chilwell Olympia.


Saturday, 19 March: See you at Beeston parkrun, 9.00 am at the Weirfields, Beeston Rylands NG9 1LZ Details of other local parkruns (including Wollaton Hall) are also available on the web link.


Sunday, 20 March: would anyone like to take charge of the run on Sunday from Stanton Gate? Please meet at 8.50 am for a 9.00 am start from Stanton Gate, Moorbridge Lane.


Good luck to everyone doing the Ashby 20, Wolf’s Pit and any other races today!


Tuesday, 22 March: Speed session – details will be posted on Facebook. Sessions start at 6.30 pm; please arrive early to warm up if appropriate.


Wednesday, 23 March: please arrive at 6.25 for 6.30 pm depart, Chilwell Olympia. Neil will post the routes on Facebook as usual.


Gaby Neher is also leading trail runs on Thursdays, 6.30 pm which usually start by the Moor Lane running track, NG9 3FH. Details to follow on Facebook. These will be in daylight soon but for the time being please bring a head/chest torch!



Advertised Dates for Races – full list on Facebook (pinned list)


Plans for the Trent 5 2022: The Trent 5 will be on Wednesday, 25 May. We are organising a Beeston AC takeover at parkrun on 9 April for advertising the race and handing out leaflets. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered.


The Road League list is available at:


Summer League Info for 2022 (all between 5-6 miles in length, mixed surface). These are free to enter for Club members, just turn up in your vest:


SL1 Hexgreave 20th April

SL2 Holme Pierrepont 11th May

SL3 Wollaton Park 15th June (Beeston AC is marshalling this one)

SL4 Worksop College 20th July

SL5 Teversal 3rd August


County Championship Races for 2022


5K Newstead Abbey Dash (29 July 2022) still places available

10K Formula One (18 August)

Marathon TBC (could be Leicester 9 October)

No 10 mile race for 2022.



Link for checking personal information on the myATHLETICS Portal:


See website at  for information about the cross country, fell and road race leagues in which we participate. Also check our Twitter account at . Facebook page here. If you wish to be removed from the circulation list please contact with your request.




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