Type 2 fun

This type 2 fun would have been experienced by around 20 Westies at Birnam Hill Race a couple of weeks ago, the first counter for the SHR champs' and, ofcourse, the Westies Summer League too. Perhaps some would classify it as type 1 fun or type…

Summer League

Thanks Mr Brennan for organising the summer league once again, very enjoyable with an excellent variety of races.   Well done to all who competed, and a special thanks to Owen for putting in a spirited performance right until the end.…

glen clova 2007

A small posse of hardy Westies - Simon, JD, Graham, Manny and myself took part in this classic Long for some triple counting points - SHR, British and Manny's summer league. Catriona was the wummins team. A pleasant day, cool and a little…

Chapelgill

This was the first round of the Westies summer league and also happens to be my favorite race in the calendar. Unfortunately, not too many westies bothered to come down to enjoy 1800ft climb in 0.9K. However, thats their loss. 47 hardy runners…

Nigel Barge Road Race, 7th January 2005

Double Shock....Westies Horror at £10 Road Race AND Fraser Scalps Captain ChrisThere were several surprises for Westies members turning out for the Nigel Barge Road race on Saturday. First was the entry fee ,which would probably just about…

Glas Tulaichean Uphill Race 2008

By Jeeves, Lard melts to triumph over Wooster!A disappointing Westies turnout to the inaugral Summer league fixture brought smiles to Brian, Hamilton and Dave who knew that in the absence of the club stars, they would be slogging it out for…

Bishop Hill Race 2004

Bumper Beer Fest as Westies Avenge D.B. HumiliationA thumping victory by the mens team at the Bishop Hill Race yesterday accounted for only a small fraction of the total prize-haul, with westies of various ages and hues dominating just about…

Manor Water Race Report

The last in this years summer league races was held in near ideal autumn conditions. The rolling Peebleshire hills dressed in autumn colours with blue sky and sunshine made this race one to remember. 60 usual suspects started and finished. Second…

Bristol & Cheshire

ieNo not a new building society but a brief word on my last couple of weeks racing in England.First came a long drive to Bristol to see the inlaws, and avoid them by running in half marathon. I thought I was running well at the moment, but…

Bishop Hill Race

Perfect weather conditions for this wee race, comprising 2.5miles and 1000ft climbing. A really great route too!A spectacular Westerlands turnout of around 12 for Manny's Summer League included, Ronnie, Damon, Manny, Chris, Steffen, Don, Murdo,…