Beeston AC News


Hello everyone – details of news and runs below.


Welcome to new member Steph Culshaw: happy running with Beeston AC!


Well done: to everyone who participated in the East Midlands XC League, great results with 3 senior trophies for the women!


Tony Rushton’s Funeral: the funeral is next Tuesday, 21st February at 11.00 am at Bramcote Crematorium. No flowers please, donations requested to Parkinson’s UK. Any Club members attending are welcome to wear a club vest (over a shirt, etc.).


Road League: please note that the Castle Rock 10K will be on Friday, 4th August this year and not the 18th.



Club Runs


Thursday, 16 February: Gaby Neher leads trail runs on Thursdays, 6.20 for 6.30 pm, and the current meeting point is at the White Lion, Town Street, Bramcote. Please take a charged head or chest torch, wear hi-viz and trail shoes.


Friday, 17 February: 6.25 for 6.30 pm depart, Chilwell Olympia. Toilets and changing rooms are open. Please wear light clothing and bring a chest or head torch; it’s the figure of 8 round Attenborough Nature Reserve.


Saturday, 18 February: Beeston parkrun will be on at 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.


The parkrun challenge starts today at Beeston; hope to see some of you there!


Sunday, 19 February: Simon Hall is in charge this week, so please meet at 8.50 am for a 9.00 am start from Stanton Gate, Moorbridge Lane. Thanks Simon!


Tuesday, 21 February, 6.30 pm, speed session:  Tasso Gazis is in charge this week – please meet at the Boots end of Thane Road for a 1K sprints session. Parking is nearby around Lilac Grove.


Wednesday, 22 February: Please arrive at 6.25 for 6.30 pm depart, Chilwell Olympia. Neil will post the routes on Facebook as usual.



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


The Road League list is available at:


The Fell League list is available at:


County Championships for 2023 (see


Notts 10 – 11 March – entries open

Newstead Abbey Dash 5K – Friday 28 July entries open

Newark Half Marathon – Sunday 13th August, entries now open

Holme Pierrepont 10K – 29th June, 7.15 pm. Entries not yet open (part of GP series)

Fell – Wolf’s Pit – Sunday, 19th March, entries open



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