STAC Championship 2019 – Race 7 (Ilkley Half)

The 7th club race of the year was at the inaugural Ilkley half-marathon. All reports are of a great event; well organised with things to do in the events village and a great scenic root. 9 STAC runners took part on a hot summers day with Ian Sheppard finishing an […]


Thursday Training Sessions

Training takes place every Thursday at 18:30 meeting by Temple Newsam House. Sessions until the end of September are as follows: 15/8 Track Session Speed 22/8 3 Hills  Hills 29/8 Fartlek interval/endurance 5/9 Cloverleaf Speed 12/9 Bullerthorpe 3 HIlls Hills 19/9 Long Hills – North Plantation Hills 26/9 Track Session […]


STAC Championship 2019 – Race 6 (Goole Riverbank)

We’ve left the hills behind for the the latest club race, the ‘Riverbank Challenge’ in Goole on a sunny day in June, Organised by Goole Viking Striders, this 8.6 mile race took place on a mixed terrain flat course predominantly along the banks of the River Ouse. A great turnout […]


STAC Championship 2019 – Race 5 (Bluebell Trail)

The 5th and most challenging club race of 2019 saw us take to the hills around Halifax. This was a beautiful mixed terrain course however with an elevation gain of over 450 metres including the infamous Trooper Lane this was not one for pb’s! As well as the inclines there […]


STAC Hill Challenge

The STAC Temple Newsam hill challenge returns in 2019! To mix it up there are 3 different hills in the 15 from 2017. Also new for this year will be a ‘lite’ option of 5 hills, for those who want to take part but don’t quite fancy 10-12 undulating miles! […]