Month: February 2012


Fourteen Members of Notfast Running Club took part in the Rauceby Ripper 8.5 mile trail race.  Organised by Sleaford Town Runners, and starting from South Rauceby in  Lincolnshire  “The Ripper” offers what has been described as “Picturesque scenery with great views”. Now what was also on offer this year was  frozen ground with a covering of snow, and also … Read more


An Ultra weekend for Notfast members. The venue for a quartet of Notfast serious runners, namely Mike Bullock, Liz Walton, Caroline Upton and David Watt, was Whitby, a perfectly beautiful North Yorkshire harbour, with Captain Cook connections…and what a setting for the North Yorkshire 50 mile Ultramarathon..Breathtaking and Bad. The Whitby 50 was as Mike … Read more


Lyn and Chris McDonnell ventured up to Lancashire on Sunday for The Inskip Half Marathon. Chris   1.33.43 Lyn     1.58.13 Colin Green went in the other direction and ran the Folksworth 15. Colin said the event was oversubscribed early on and was full with 500 runners. It was dry and mild and very very windy, a 2 lap course … Read more


On Sunday 13 members of NOTFAST Running Club completed the Ropsley Raid.  The event starts from Ropsley, 6 miles east of Grantham, 2 mainly off road routes to choose from either 6 or 13 miles approximately either can be run or walked. A regular supply of Mars bars and Christmas cake was found at refreshment stops along … Read more