Strider of the Month


Each month the clubs coaches and run leaders nominate a member whose achievements that month have stood out. The following is taken into account when picking the winner – Encouraging others, running performances, promoting the club in a positive manner, helping other members, volunteering, attending training sessions and all-round effort.


Lesley McGrail

March 2020


This month the award for Strider of the Month goes to Lesley McGrail.


The March ‘Strider Of The Month’ award goes to Lesley McGrail.
“Since joining group C her personal goals and achievements have gone from strength to strength. She smashed her first half marathon in sub 2:15. She is also very encouraging to other members”

“Her progress has been phenomenal and she has endless dedication and enthusiasm. She’s worked so hard with her marathon training and still finds time to volunteer at Parkrun”

“In the 12 months she has been with the club, her progression has been really good. She has gone from C25K graduate to being on the brink of completing her first marathon. Always train hard and always a pleasure to speak to”


Well done Lesley, keep up the hard work and good luck in the marathon.


Name Photo
March 2020Lesley McGrail
February 2020Rebecca McKenna
January 2020Peter Teeling
December 2019Rachael Fairclough
November 2019Nicky Donovan
November 2019Gary Eccleston
October 2019John Barr
September 2019Colllette Flaherty
September 2019Amanda Coogan
August 2019Joanne Jackson
July 2019Sharron Burt
June 2019Kane Green
June 2019Karen Mason
May 2019John Lingard
May 2019Brian Middleton
May 2019Frank McAllister
April 2019Ian Chisnall
March 2019Jackie Dobson
February 2019Kerry Riley
January 2019Katie Taggart
December 2018Rachael Fairclough
November 2018Susan Kerfoot
October 2018Matthew Parmenter
September 2018Colin Wilson
August 2018Daniel Cheetham
July 2018Hannah Whittaker
June 2018Bernard Graney
May 2018Joanne Mercer
April 2018Paul Dowdle
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