Cross country kick off
Oct15

Cross country kick off

It’s been another great weekend for MFR, with races in 2 countries, a social and lots of support and volunteering. The weekend kicked off with our Couch 25K group starting week 4, and many showing real signs of improvement – looking forward to seeing them in 4 weeks at the parkrun. The 1st match of MACCL started at Heaton Park kicked the season in usual style – 20 degree heat and no mud! That said 6 ladies headed...

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Weekend success!!!
Oct09

Weekend success!!!

What a weekend! The annual club holiday is still in full swing as I type, but some great performances in Munich at all distances, With John Lowe and Andrew Porter hitting new best times at marathon. Greg Beck, Sarah Rickard and our co-chair Rachel all beating their best times at the half, and many congratulations to Bernie on her first half marathon! The 10K racers also performed brilliantly. The celebrating certainly appeared to go...

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2017 Manchester PRIDE Parade
Aug27

2017 Manchester PRIDE Parade

The sun shone – HURRAY. What a day. Once again, we took to the streets of Manchester to show our support for the LGBT community, to promote this fantastic club, and have an awful lot of fun. Around 50 of us ran, marched, cheered and whooped, with a lot of glitter! Thank you so much for taking part, and helping show Manchester what an amazing club we all are.

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What a weekend!!
Jul09

What a weekend!!

This weekend saw loads going on for MFR, be that new runners at our Saturday run, support at Sparkle, but loads of our members taking part in 3 big races this weekend. We welcomed David and Darren for their first runs with us on Saturday, and joined us for brunch. A number of us then attended Sparkle weekend to promote the benefits of physical and mental well being at the LGBT foundation across Sparkle weekend.#Sunday brought race day...

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Sparkle weekend
Jul09

Sparkle weekend

This weekend saw the 13th celebration and coming together of our friends in the Trans community in Manchester. MFR visited the LGBT foundation and the health stall at Sackville gardens to talk to visitors about the benefits of running, both for physical and mental well being. A huge thanks to all those who supported and volunteered.

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