TRC Weekly Bulletin – w/c 18th December 2023


Thursday Club Night Leaders

21st December  : Walking – Val / 5k– Carol M / 10 min – Suzy C / 9 min – Chris P / 8 min –Moray S / 7 min – Peter C

28th December  : Walking – Val / 5k– Carol M / 10 min – Jerry C / 9 min – Jim W / 8 min –Mel W / 7 min – Rob W     ****From top car park at 19.00 ; TLC is closed******

(If you would be interested in becoming a run group leader then please see Captain Nick Williams for more info)


Tea Rota       We are desperate for more people to step up to do tea ; you should only need to do it maybe once per year. Please see Arthur Renshaw 07810 300025

21/12 : Hannah Hamilton / 28/12 ; No Tea. TLC closed / 4/1/24 : Tom Witherbed / 11/1 : tba



  • Thursday 28th Dec Leisure Centre Closed. Meet top car park ready to run @7pm
  • Sunday 7th Jan Rollick letter drop & recce. Meet Scout Hut 08.30
  • Sunday 14th Jan TRC’s Riverbank Rollick


 Glos League XC Round 2 Bath Uni  Sun 10 December

Mens race

  • Phillip Blackburn, 66th place in 39:15.  36th in category.
  • Ben Bohane, 80th place in 40:16.  7th in category.
  • Oliver Brown, 150th place in 46:49.  19th in category.
  • Daniel Nott, 152nd place in 46:59.  23th in category.
  • Martyn Green, 165th place in 48:47.  8th in category.
  • Paul Saville in 192nd place in 53:28. 55th in category.

Ladies and Vets race

  • Jo Plumbley, 94th place in 32:41. 16th in category.
  • Chris Foley, 113th place in 35:19.4th in category.
  • Jennifer Green, 127th place in 36:30.39th in category.
  • Arthur Renshaw, 147th place in 40:52.7th in category.

Christmas Cracker Weston 10k. Sun 10 December

  • Tom Usherwood, 107th place in 46:58. 18th in category.
  • Mike Bennewitz, 522nd place in 58:21.7th in category.


  1. Riverbank Rollick 2024.

If you kindly volunteered to marshal at the Rollick you should have received an e-mail on Monday with your role, location and time needed. If you didn’t receive it please check your spam folder, and if not there, please contact Kevin (Wood). If you are new to marshalling, or new to your allocated marshal location, please read the e-mail carefully and feel free to ask any questions. Please can all make sure (before the day) that you where you are needed, when you are needed and what you being asked to do. Please contact your Section Leader, shown in the e-mail, if you have any questions. We will be having a recce run and residents letter drop on Sunday 7th January meeting at The Scout Hut for an 8:30am departure. You can run as much or little of the course as you like. It’s great opportunity to find your marshal position, and shake off the New Year hangover!

  1. London Marathon 2024 – The Club place

The Club Member who has the honour of getting the London Marathon place in 2024 is……………..Moray Sloan. 

  1. Cross Country (Gloucester League)

Check with the What’s App group or with Hannah Hamilton for the latest details

  • Saturday 6th Round 3. Cotswold Farm Park
  • Saturday 17th Round 4. Pitville Park Cheltenham
  1. Park run of the Month

Full list of 2024 park runs of the month is here..

Next three months are shown below:

Jan 6th    Severn Bridge

Feb 3rd   Wotton       

March 2nd  Rogiet    

  1. National Running Show 21/22 January 2024 – Birmingham NEC

Get your tickets early with 50% discount using the promotion code ‘SCIMITAR’

There is no bulletin next week (Christmas week and I’m away) but we will be back for the bulletin w/c 1st January 2024.

Merry Xmas, good running and an injury free 2024 from your Committee.