President’s Cup 2017 – results

President’s Cup 2017 – results

Well done to everyone who took part tonight in the President's Cup. Congratulations to our winners Stephen Harris and Gillian Hamilton. Fastest times on the night were Bruce Carmichael (16:15) for the men and Shona Docherty (18:34) for the ladies. Shona Donnelly ran exactly her predicted time. Many thanks to all the volunteers tonight who made the event go smoothly, it's very much appreciated. Full results can be found in the table below. Photo credit Gordon GoldieRead more
2017 President’s cup

2017 President’s cup

It's now a shield, there's two of them, and we don't have a President any more, so "President's Cup" is perhaps a little inaccurate, but if I'd said "Chairman of the Board of Trustees Shield" race you'd have no idea what I was talking about. The annual 5k handicap race in Bellahouston park takes place on This Wednesday, 21st June. Please wear your vest and we'll try and get a Club photo if the weather's half decent. If you don't wish to run but can make the date, please let us know on the forum,…Read more
Brian Goodwin 10k, and Men’s 10k 2017

Brian Goodwin 10k, and Men’s 10k 2017

A busy weekend for the club! Friday evening saw a great turnout at the Harrier's popular Brian Goodwin 10k, in nearby Pollok park. A friendly welcome and a lovely evening, with Callum Hawkins and Luke Traynor going head-to-head at the sharp end, and the beer and burger a popular reward for everybody who took part (as well as valuable club championship points!). We had a superb 40 runners complete the course, and many members out and about on the course supporting the local event. Delighted to report that Ann Robin was overall third…Read more
Rouken Glen 10k and Roon the Toon 10k 2017

Rouken Glen 10k and Roon the Toon 10k 2017

The most recent Club Championship races were the Rouken Glen 10k on Thursday 8th June and Roon the Toon 10k in Kilmarnock on Sunday 11th June. At a very wet Rouken Glen, congratulations to 2nd place Ciaran Dougherty, 4th place and 1st vet Bruce Carmichael and 1st v55 Jim Robinson. The mens team narrowly beaten to the team prize by Giffnock North. On a windy Kilmarnock Sunday, yesterday was the ladies turn to bring home the bling. West District Medals and team prizes for the Ladies team of Louise Ross, Cat MacDonald and…Read more
The Club’s new charitable status

The Club’s new charitable status

We're pleased to share the news that Bellahouston Road Runners has recently become a charity: a Scottish Charitable Incorporate Organisation (SCIO). Our charity number is SC047300. All club members should now have received a fuller explanation in an email from Camilla - with links to the OSCR website for further info. Questions and discussion for members can be found on the Forum at https://forum.bellahoustonroadrunners.co.uk/t/scio-status-update/893 The change means the club is now a legal entity and we have a modern flexible constitution. It gives us a great opportunity to develop our club - and…Read more
Bellatubbies Highland Fling Race Relay Win

Bellatubbies Highland Fling Race Relay Win

Congratulations to the "Bellatubbies", Davie, Greig, Peter and Stuart on winning the Fling Relay Race on Saturday, completing the 53 mile course between them in a time of 6:57:05. Big congratulations also to Robbie Hayman (8:34:42),  Nea Macinnes (10:00:25), Ronan Beale (11:36:33) and  Mirsie Caka (12:10:08) who ran the full course solo.  Now that's a long run for you. Great running!   http://highlandflingrace.org/Read more
The Bletha 3 – Bellahouston Road Runners Newsheet – is out!  

The Bletha 3 – Bellahouston Road Runners Newsheet – is out!  

Read all about it: Cat Mac’s cross country result, the best ever for a Bella? Who can’t stomach Kevin? Who is in crunch talks with Leanne? Who's the Boss? Buggy Battle Banter, David De Hair, Bwana Bella Our Man in Iten? Eat Run Mac? Are we the biggest running club in Scotland… Do we care?  This and much much more in The Bletha issue three. Read Bletha-3 online or get to club and get your own printed copyRead more
Bellahouston Mob Match: 4th March 2017, at Pollok parkrun

Bellahouston Mob Match: 4th March 2017, at Pollok parkrun

We're really excited to bring details of the new Bellahouston Mob match - a fun and friendly inter-club challenge on March 4th 2017 between ourselves and the Harriers. We really hope members of both clubs (and their family and friends!) will come along and have fun on the day, then join everybody back at Cartha for some post-run prizes and fun. 4342Read more