17 December 2015
Petchey Run and Meal
the clubs selects one young person, in the 11 to 25 age group to receive an
Achievement Award. The month's winner receives a framed certificate and a
cheque (payable to the club) to be spent on a club project of the
to celebrate with her friends and fellow athletes, introducing some of them
to the clubhouse for the first time.
Pictures and captions courtesy of Nic Corry and Mick
Yas waiting for everyone to arrive, and celebrate her award.
Claire Austridge takes a break after weeks of organisation!
Mick Jones contemplating what pain and pleasure lies in store...
Yas chose to spend her award throwing a party with her running group, led by
coach Mick Jones.
Last minute stretches
And they're off!
Everyone wondering if they'll ever see the club house again!
The pace was sedate. It was a party after all!
The group took in twists and turns, heading out for an hour, over Keston & Hayes
Through forest trails.....
With some fun downhill sections.
Back at the Club House there was a warm welcome from Dennis Lawrie, Mike Peel
and President Dick Griffin.
Yas wanted to introduce her friends to the Club House as many had not been
They all enjoyed good food...
and good company.
There was at least one table who weren't salad dodgers.
The girl's wondering about trying the President's chair for size.
Later on, mums and dads stopped by for a drink before taking their loved ones