First claim members of affiliated Gloucestershire running clubs, including Almost Athletes, are automatically entered into the Gloucstershire AAA Road Race series if they compete in the listed races.
As of November 2019, the published list for 2020 is:
GlosAAA Road Race Series 2020
The 12 events are as follows :-
|Sun 19th Jan||Linda Franks 5 mile||Almost Athletes|
|Sun 26th Jan||Staverton 10 mile||CLC Striders|
|Sun 15th Mar||Gloucester AC 20 mile||Gloucester AC|
|* Jun||Stroud Beer Race 7.2 mile||Stroud & District AC|
|Sun 7th Jun||Fairford 10k||Running Somewhere Else|
|Sun 14th Jun||Bourton Hilly Half||Bourton Road Runners|
|* Jul||Bourton One Mile||Norm & Ali Lane|
|Thu 30th Jul||Gloucester 5K Run||Beyond The Limitations|
|Wed 5th Aug||Bugatti 10K||Chelt Harriers & Almost Athletes|
|* Sep||Angels 10k||Angels Running Club|
|* Nov||Guy Fawkes 5 mile||Tewkesbury RC|
|Sun 22nd Nov||Gloucester 10k||Beyond the Limitations|
(Inc. Dave McNamee Memorial)
The definitive source of this information and the series race results are at: https://www.athletics4u.co.uk/road-running/.
After a chilly but bright start on the athletics track of Tilsley Park, the Abingdon marathon got underway with close to 800 competitors. A good representation of Almost Athletes were in attendance, including 6 members of the same running family putting sibling rivalry to the test.