Author: davecarter

NOT A RUNNER?

If you don’t run or are new to Knowle and wonder what all the fuss is about why not recover from the previous day’s Football &  Royal festivities, by coming along to Arden Academy to cheer on your friends or

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Bottled water arrives

We can stop panicking now over 1,000 500ml sports bottles arrived at Arden Academy today. We could not get a photo of the delivery as we were expecting the delivery Thursday at 4:00pm so with thanks to someone at the

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Last minute advice for all runners

IMPORTANT RUNNER ALERT FOR ALL KNOWLE FUN RUNNERS – UPDATE & ESPECIALLY FOR THE 500+ RUNNERS WHO ENTERED IN THE LAST 5 DAYS   This e-mail was sent to all registered email addresses today 16/5/18). It contains important information about

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Record last week entries

The greatly improved weather forecast has encouraged a record surge in entries over the last week. When we closed entries a third of all 5k & 10k runners and half of all kids runners had entered in the last week.

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Entries closed

After a hectic last few days we decided to extend the deadline for entries (including kids) until 18:00 Tuesday 15th We have closed entries as we must send entry data to the timing company now. Entries now exceed numbers for

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It’s too close to call

This years entries are running really close to last years.  If you have not made your mind up between 5k & 10k 23:59 on Monday is your last chance to complete your entry If you have already entered and want

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Entries flooding in/Team news

Entries As usual lots of runners have left their entries to the last weekend. Numbers are looking to be heading to last years levels, or thereabouts. Don’t forget entries close at 23:59 on Monday night this year. Latest team news

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Heath Lodge contribute to Fast Aid costs

New sponsor this year Heath Lodge Clinic organised a last minute photoshoot to promote their sponsorship. Terry Flower, Chairman of Solihull and Birmingham FastAid met with Fun Run lead Richard Buckley outside Heath Lodge ‘Heath Lodge Clinic is extremely proud

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It’s all been very hush hush

We can now confirm it will be Solihull’s mayor-elect Councillor Flo Nash who has agreed to take on the key role of getting all the runners away on time on 20 May and to award the winners prizes. Perhaps her

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Latest team news

As entries our in and team entries are being firmed up we bring the latest list of teams: ADULT 10K 4 Amigos 40, 39, 38, 37 Hampton Preschool Hampton Preschool 2 OK-2-GON Oktogon Pumacas Connolly Pumacas Partridge ADULT 5k  Arden

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