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CWD : 17th February 2018

The unfortunate bushfires on and around Mt Canobolas meant Sunday’s run was moved from Berrilee Road to the flatter Elephant Park course. The smoke and heat did keep some away however 62 Members took on the 1.6, 3,2 4.8, 6.4, 8 and 9.6 km options. The handicap winner was Teegan Langthorne. 77 members turned out on Wednesday despite the heat with Tim Murphy...

CWD : 10th February 2018

CWD : 10th February 2018

Sir Jack Brabham Oval was the centre of sport in Orange on Sunday, with the 87 members dodging bike riders and cricket balls to complete their laps of the old Gnoo Blas course. Kate Thornton was the winner. Great to see lots of achievement medals awarded: 25 runs Flynn Thorton Cameron McLean Tilly Thornton Abigail McClean Kiette Raye Shaw Nick Irwin Sam...

CWD : 3rd February 2018

The ever popular Botanic Gardens was the location of Sunday’s run with 110 members tackling the 1.6k, 3.2, 4.8, 6.4, 8 and 9.6 options. Thanks always to handicapper and results guru Michael Sharp for recording and posting the times for us all twice a week. Young speedster Abigail McLean was declared the winner, finishing the 1.6km in 15 minutes flat just...

CWD : 27th January 2018

With the mercury approaching 35 degrees, on Sunday at Bulgas Road runners reaching the top of the final hill exclaimed ‘hot out there today!’ This was the understatement of the day. Despite the heat 68 runners took on the challenging course. The ever consistent trio of Amber Rich, Tanya Connolly and Ella Lamrock didn’t want to stay too long out in the heat...

CWD : 20th January 2018

A much cooler Sunday saw 15 keen trail runners hit Mitchells Way with the Symes and Corcoran teams dominating the 13km trails. Noel Annett was the fastest completing the trail in 1 hour. Later at Lake Canobolas it seemed more a case of ‘pets on parade’ than Runners Club with many members taking advantage of the cooler conditions and scenic location to take...

CWD : 13th January 2018

CWD : 13th January 2018

96 ORC members ran backwards around Elephant Park on Sunday in extremely hot conditions. The Bangert family took out all 3 placings in the 1.6km with recovering Iain McClean not far behind and no doubt back to his speedy best soon. Ricky Bangert also took out the 3.2km closely followed by Noah Lamrock and Logan Whitely. Janet Martin fought off daughter Sophie in...

CWD : 6th January 2018

While most snoozed and watched cricket and yachts over Christmas/New Year there was little rest for the Orange Runners Club. After hitting the track in festive wear on their Christmas Eve run they were back for the New Years Eve’s Sunday run at Endeavour Oval burning off the turkey and ham. On Sunday 83 runners completed the 2.3, 5.2, 7.8 and 10.4. Team...

CWD : 23rd December 2017

43 dedicated members braved the Orange heatwave and the hills of Bargwanna Road on Sunday. Leading the 3km was Amber Rich ahead of consistent challengers Ella Lamrock and Tanya Connolly. Ella’s brother Noah brought home the mens 3km followed by Gary ‘1800’ Taylor and Jack Flemming. Jack was also the overall winner. Rhianna Fitzpatrick on a visit home flew...

CWD : 16th December 2017

CWD : 16th December 2017

In the early hours of Sunday morning 14 dedicated runners took on the trails of Federal Falls. Team Ross took out the 6km placings with Sue Betts and Alison Spurway the only keen females to tackle the mountain.  Rikky Bangert brought it home ahead of Dave Ross and Mitch Essex in the 9.6km. At a more reasonable hour 80 members hit a hot and dusty Clergate Road...

CWD : 9th December 2017

CWD : 9th December 2017

This week saw ORC celebrating much success. On Sunday Michael’s Mile was held at a wet and soggy Elephant Park where Club stalwart Garry Taylor was awarded the amazing feat of reaching 1800 runs with the Club. Gary’s consistency and dedication to his running is a great motivator for us all and his ability to smile while clocking up the kms around Elephant...