Chiltern league Fixtures 2017/8

October 14th Oxford,
November 11th Teardrop Lakes (MK),

December 2nd Luton (Stopsley Common),
January 13th Bedford (Keysoe)
February 10th Campbell Park (MK).

The Teardrop Lakes fixture will again include the “British Cross Challenge” as well as a match between Oxford University and RAF.
We will continue with the increased number of Ladies to score in teams 6 in Div 1 and 5 in Div 2.

Chiltern league Campbell Park 11th February

Chiltern League overall results for 2016/17.

Some great individual performances over the season that have contributed to a fine club result:
Overall 3rd, Male 4th, Female 1st, Seniors 3rd, Juniors 3rd
F13 – 2 Grace Hucknall, 4 Scarlett Gammell, 13 Sabrina Jansen
F15 – 2 Caitlin Johal, 11 Charlotte Glenister
Senior Women – 6 Robyn Delivett
F35 – 2 Angela Trussler, 7 Alison Putko
F45 – 2 Helen Johal, 8 Christine Dearman
M13 – 1 Ben Hunter
M15 – 1 Connor Keogh, 6 Charlie Woolett
Senior Men – 6 Ross Connor
M40 – 4 Matt Adcock, 11 Nick Harris, 13 Paul Ruttley
M50 – 1 Julian Critchlow, 9 Paul Edwards, 12 Adrian Harwood

Chiltern League Keysoe Bedford Saturday 14th January

The Equestrian centre at Keysoe was the venue for the 4th Chiltern Cross-Country Leagues with a good result for Watford Harriers finishing 2nd overall in Division Two. The course included the water splash used for the equestrian cross country event.

Exception performance came from Connor Keogh who planned his race well by coming up from 5th on the first lap to finish 2nd overall in the U15 Boys race.  Ben Hunter ran a consistent race always up with the leaders to finish 3rd in the U13 Boys race
Leading girls were Caitlin Johal 22nd in the U15 Girls and Grace Hucknall in the U13 Girls race.

The senior men and women both had full team complement with the women retaining their 1st position in the league with the men retaining their 3rd position.
Overall    Division
Place      Place          Name                  No          Time
Senior Men                                                                                                                                                            
55                6                  Julian Critchlow           1972           37:20
61                9                  Matt Adcock                 1968           37:49
110              22                Ross Connor                1963           39:47
136              28                Nick Harris                    1980           40:49
145              32                Paul Ruttley                   1979           41:16
195              51                Paul Edwards               1964           43:51
215              57                Adrian Harwood           1971           45:09
234              66                Ciaran Weldon              1978           46:14
256              77                Mike Bradley                 1973           47:18
307              102             Graham Mayoh             1970           52:38
Under 15 Boys                                                                                                                                                      

2                  1                  Connor Keogh              1942           13:25
23                5                  Charlie Woolett             1943           14:48
45                10                Lewis Clark                  1940           16:06
Under 13 Boys   

4                  2                  Ben Hunter                    1935           11:19
Under 11 Boys                                                                                                                                                      
                   29                 Archie Marshall             1950            8:50
Senior Women                                                                                                                                                     

20                4                  Angela Trussler             1977           25:44
32                8                  Helen Johal                     1975           26:47
57                18                Robyn Delivett                1987           28:20
77                26                Alison Putko                    1982           29:13
105              39                Christine Dearman          1976           31:28
Under 15 Girls                                                                                                                                                       
22                6                  Caitlin Johal                   1946           16:39
33                9                  Hannah Trotman           1948           17:20
60                21                Charlotte Glenister        1945           21:09
Under 13 Girls                                                                                                                                                       

14                4                  Grace Hucknall             1957           13:00
19                5                  Scarlett Gammell        1936           13:21
59                20                Sabrina Jansen            1939           15:24
Under 11 Girls                                                                                                                                                       

                     11                Daisy Mainwaring       1932           8:49
Elsewhere Grace Ingles competed in the British league Challenge in Antrim finishing 7th in the U15 Girls race

Chiltern League Stopsley Park Luton LU2 7UX 3rd December 2016

If you wish to compete and have not yet pre-entered for the Chiltern League please contact Christine on (01923) 680788 Women and Juniors and Matt/Angela (Senior Men)  by Thursday 1st December to let us know if you can compete as we have to pre–enter the names and whether you need transport.

From the M1 leave the M1 and J10 and follow the road to the airport. At the traffic lights be prepared to move over to the right hand side of the road and take the A505 Hitchin (Vauxhall Way) route. Follow this road across three roundabouts and at the Hitchin Road/Stopsley Way T junction (roundabout) turn right. Staying on the left hand side of the road, take the next turning left into Hitchin Road (Stopsley). At the second turning on the left, turn into St. Thomas Road

11.30 Under 11s Girls 2000m
11.45 Under 11s Boys 2000m
12.00 Under 13 Girls – 3000m
12.15 Under 13 Boys – 3000m
12.30 Under 15 Girls – 3200m

12.45 Under 15 Boys – 4000m
13.00 Junior/U17 Women – 4000m
13.15 Senior Women – 6000m
13.40 Under 17 Men – 5000m

14:00 Senior/Junior/Masters Men 9000m

See for more information


Chiltern Cross- Country League Teardrop Lakes, Milton Keynes Saturday 12th November 2016

If you wish to compete please contact Christine on (01923) 680788 (Women and Juniors) and Matt/Angela (Senior Men)  by Thursday 10th November to let us know if you can compete as we have to pre–enter the names and whether you need transport.

Directions .Leave the M1 at Junction 13 and follow A421 towards Milton Keynes. Continue on A421 “Standing Way” (H8) passing the Hospital. After the hospital roundabout continue through a further two roundabouts and at the third roundabout “Elfield Park” take the third exit onto “Watling Street” (V4), at the next roundabout “The Bowl” take the third exit and the car park is about 100m on the right hand side. See  Chiltern League webpage for further details.

The course is on grassland, undulating and suitable for spikes Please note different times for U17M, SW and SM

11.30 Under 11s Girls 1500m
11.45 Under 11s Boys 1500m
12.00 Under 13 Girls – 3000m
12.15 Under 13 Boys – 3000m
12.30 Under 15 Girls – 4000m
12.45 Under 15 Boys – 4000m
13.00 Junior/U17 Ladies – 4500m
13:15 Senior Ladies – 6000m
13.40 Under 17 Men  (plus U20M Cross Challenge)- 6000m
14:00 Senior/Junior/Masters Men 9500m

Oxford XC Results

A tweeted review of todays first XC of the season.


Results from todays XC. Fine performances all around.


Snr Men
Julian Critchlow 32:23:00
Matt Adcock 33:46:00
Ross Connor 33:53:00
Nick Harris 37:51:00
Adrian Harwood 42:16:00
David Beany 42:19:00
Snr women
Susan Monaghan 21:33
Angela Trussler 23:56
Helen Johal 24:46:00
Caroline Whittaker 24:54:00
Alison Putko 26:58:00
Robyn Delivett 27:10:00
Jackie Drew 29:11:00
Christine Dearman 29:52:00
U15 Boys
Charlie Woolett 14:16
U15 Girls
Caitlin Johal 13:39
Charlotte Glenister 17:34
U13 Girls
Grace Hucknall 11:32
Jessica Hill 12:32
Sabrina Jansen 12:41
U13 Boys
Ben Hunter 10:11
U11 Boys
Leon Doran 07:55


Chiltern League Dates

The dates for this years Chiltern League have been published, so get your calendars ready.  We will update the site with race times and map locations in the next few days.


15th October, Oxford
12th November, Teardrop Lakes, Milton Keynes – including UK Challenge
3rd December, Luton
14th January, Keysoe
11th February, Campbell Park, Milton Keynes

Herts Vet XC Results

Female F35

Mens M40 & M 50