• Alan Dolton third in M60 1500m at Southern Vets Champs

    In the Southern Counties Veterans Championships, at Kingsmeadow on Sunday, Striders of Croydon’s middle-distance coach Alan Dolton placed third in the M60 1500 metres, recording 5 minutes 47.59 seconds.   Simon Ambrosi ran well to place second in the weekly parkrun at Lloyd Park on Saturday, recording 18 minutes 37 seconds. Alastair Falconer was second

  • Race Results posted on 27/08/2017

    Matthew Ostrowski Thames meander half marathon 12/08/2017 1.46.16  86 out of 395 half marathon mixed terrain ******* Sunjay Bhogal 6 Lakes marathon – Uppsala Sweden 12/08/2017 4:18:33  12th/17 26.2 miles trail multi terrain ******* Ally Whitlock Vanguard Way Marathon 06/08/2017 4:37 – 5th Lady Marathon, hilly trail ******* Ally Whitlock Thames Meander Marathon 12/08/2017 4:12:17

  • Striders women beat men in Road League

    The women from Striders of Croydon did very well to finish ninth in this season’s Surrey Road League, outshining the club’s men, who placed 12th of the 35 clubs in the league. Individually, Maggie Statham ran very well to win the women’s over-55 category, while Selena Wong was sixth in the over-35 category and Adele

  • Graeme first Strider at Wimbledon Dash

    Striders of Croydon faced strong opposition in the Wimbledon 5-kilometre road race on Sunday, which was the final race in this year’s Surrey Road League. They were led by Graeme Drysdale who ran well to place 75th, covering the undulating course in 19 minutes 19. Darren Woods was 88th (19.52), John O’Mahony 89th (19.52) and

  • Race Results posted on 12/08/2017

    Sunjay Bhogal RunThrough Chase the Sun 10k Queen Elizabeth Park 19/07/2017 45.30 10km road ******* Matthew Stone Woldingham Aquathlon 12/07/2017 25:17 (4th overall, First V40) 400m swim + transition(6:28) 5K run (18:49) Perfect evening, few other \nStriders also were there ******* Stephen Lowe North Downs Marathon 09/07/2017 4 hrs 53 mins 8 secs (35th overall)

  • Simon Ambrosi first finisher at Lloyd Parkrun

    Striders of Croydon had first 2 finishers of the Lloyd park run Simon Ambrosi in 18:35, Robert Lines in 19:01. Sophia Sachedina was second woman overall at Lloyd park in 24:52 52nd overall. At hilly fields park run Damian Macenhill was fourth in a time of 19:38. At Cambridge park run Rachel Lindley was the

  • Race Results posted on 02/07/2017

    Alastair Falconer SLH Informal 10K 29/06/2017 4th, 37.53 10K approx., xc Luke Barden 24th, 42.03 Matt Ostrowski 34th, 43.28 Paul Cripps 43rd, 44.56 Chris Morton 47th, 45.20 Richard Lee-Smith 48th, 45.21 Tony Ostrowski 64th, 48.07 Steph  Upton 65th, 48.07 Allie Cairnie 85th, 51.14 Mark Hutchings 91st, 52.20 Karen Speed 121st, 58.19 David Hoben 147th, 1.10.21

  • Dino Dash Relays report

    Striders of Croydon had an impressive total of 11 teams in the Dinosaur Dash Relays organised by Crystal Palace Fun Runners last week. Their A team placed sixth of the 84 competing teams, with Mike Stewart running 11.19 on the first leg, Steve Massey 11.21 on the second leg and Damian Macenhill 11.06 on the

  • Race Results posted on 24/06/2017

    Alastair Falconer Richmond 10K 18/06/2017 45th, 36.59 10K, road Michael Stewart 88th, 39.04 Matthew Stone 89th, 39.04 Graeme Drysdale 133rd, 40.33 Stephen Massey 148th, 41.19 Luke Burden 189th, 43.10 Darren Woods 213th, 44.04 John O’Mahony 226th, 44.49 Michelle Clarke 362nd, 50.29 Selena Wong 389th, 52.00 Allie Cairnie 390th, 52.00 Yasmin Anderson 413th, 53.20 Adele Boesinger

  • Paul Cripps sets new over-50 high jump record

    Paul Cripps, from Striders of Croydon, had another successful evening in the Southern Veterans League match at Kingsmeadow on Monday. He won the over-50 high jump with a new club record of 1 metre 60, and also won the triple jump (10.21) and was second in the 200 metres (27.9). Alan Dolton was second in