Welcome Back – Donut 10 2014

Hi and welcome back! We hope you all had a great summer and are now fully refreshed ready for the new running season which starts with the DRR Iftar Challenge at Motor City Dubai on Wednesday 17th September. For those of you that don’t know, the main gate to Mushrif Park off the Kawaneej Road is now closed for 3 months. There is however a new road/gate to gain access from Tripoli Street (the street which the new Uptown Mirdif school is on) at the […]

Easter 2014 international races

5 Milers took part in international races during over the last 10 days over Easter Malcolm Gatenby has competed his 17th Marathon and his 1st one of the big 5, the London Marathon on April 13th. In 3hrs 30 mins he said after the race “The London marathon has been the best race I have taken part in so far in terms of atmosphere. The crowds, noise and views around London amazing the amount of runners all around you chatting away just brilliant, chatted to Michael Owen at […]

Dubai Marathon

Well done to all the runners in the Dubai marathon, which saw Chris McCann storm home in 2:52 followed by the ever improving Malcolm Gatenby in 3:21 a PB for him. Shaun McRae also got a PB coming in at 3:27. Running his 1st Marathon Mark Godley came home in a very impressive 3:28 closely followed by Ammie 3:29 & Graham Springs 3:29 Amelia then crossed the line in just under 3:35 a PB followed by Peter Faarbeak 3:40, Justine Morris came in at 3:41 […]