2017-2018 GGH Club Championship Tables
Senior Club Championship
Senior club championship tables updated to include the Willow Bowl:
Championship Tables 2017-18
Junior Club Championship
After Race 4 of 10 in the 2017-18 Junior Championship – looking as if competition in the under 11 boys & girls will be very close: Junior Championship results 2017-18
Junior Tower Hill XC League
Final Positions after all 9 XC sessions: Tower Hill XC League
2017-2018 GGH Championship Club Races
JG Cameron Road Race
23rd September 2017 – Greenock Esplanade
Seniors: 4km road race. Starts 500m from Greenock end of Esplanade, following pavement to middle gate of Battery Park. Enter park and follow path behind pavilion, exit 1st gate and return to start.
Juniors: 1km road race. Starts 500m from Greenock end of Esplanade, out and back.
Steven Campbell 13.36
Marian Monk 17.37
4th November 2017 – Dunlop Street, Greenock
Seniors: 4.5 mile time trial. Start at top of Dunlop street, follow pavement to walkover at Branchton railway station. Cross walkover and continue uphill past Inverclyde Hospital then down to shop at cross-roads. Turn left along Larkfield road past Gourock cemetery, then continue down Cumberland road. Cross over the flyover and return to top of Dunlop street.
Juniors: 1 mile. Start at top of Dunlop street, follow pavement downhill for 0.5 miles then return back to start.
Chris Mooney 26.03
Lorna Coyle 34.08
23rd December 2017 – Greenock Cut
Seniors: 4.5 mile conceding handicap trail race. Ran along the trails connecting the Greenock reservoirs.
Juniors: 1 mile. Out and back course.
Chris Mooney (28.14)
Marian Monk (37.48)
Graeme Crawford (handicap)
6th January 2018 – Coves Reservoirs, Greenock
Seniors: 5.5 mile non-conceding handicap race. Starts across from Inverclyde Hospital, and follows the gravel path anti-clockwise around the lower Coves reservoir. Covers four laps of the 1.4 mile trail.
Juniors: 1.5 miles: Under 13’s (1 lap) 3 miles: Under 15’s & 17’s (2 laps)
Andrew White (32.39)
Marian Monk (42.35)
Danny McLaughlin (handicap)
17th February 2018 – Greenock Cut
Seniors: 7.5 miles conceding handicap race. Start at the Long Dam, turn left and uphill at Waterman’s Cottage follow the trail over the hill, and down past the compensation reservoir to the Cornalees Visitor Centre. Go through gates, down steps onto the Cut. Follow the Cut for 5 miles back to the Waterman’s Cottage then back to “Long Dam”.
(No junior race)
14th April 2018 – Gourock Promenade
Seniors: 10 mile conceding handicap race. Starts at Gourock Ashton promenade and heads along Cloch Road, turning just after Inverkip roundabout and coming back to start.
Juniors: 1.2 km: Under 11’s (1 lap), 2.4 km: Under 13’s, 15’s & 17’s (2 laps). Junior course is a loop(s) of the Gourock Ashton promenade.
Willie Jukes Trophy
5th May 2018 – Dunoon
Seniors: 5 mile non-conceding handicap race. Out and back course, start and finish at West Bay Pavilion along the coastal pavement to Innellan.
29th May 2018 – Greenock Esplanade
Seniors and Juniors: 1 mile point to point race: From one end of the Greenock Esplanade to the other. Whether the race starts at the West end or the East end is decided on the day depending on the direction of the wind, which will be at the runners backs.
Cornalees Hill Race
23rd June 2018 – Woodstock Road, Greenock
Seniors: 5 mile hill race with 900 feet of ascent. Starts at Woodstock Road and climbs to Hillside Hill (above the Cornalees Visitors Centre).
Juniors: 800m uphill race. Uphill course from Woodstock Road to the Cut.
Venue and date TBC
Trail race held near Kingarth, Bute in 2017. Arrangements for 2018 tbc. Junior races included.
Bill Elder Trophy
August 2018 (Date TBC) – Battery Park, Greenock
Seniors. 10km road race with non-conceding handicap. Start in Battery Park at middle gate run in clockwise direction, behind Pavilion and leave park at road exit. Turn left and follow cycle path along to Esplanade and container way. Turning point is around the clock tower at Customhouse quay.
Juniors: 2km race, 2 laps of the Battery Park