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Nic triumphs in Meirionnydd

Nic Richards won the Meirionnydd Winter Series at Ras Yr Aran on Sunday. In a race shortened by snow, Nic overcame a 52sec deficit to the legendary Rhian Propert to take the Ladies title in the series, the other races being Rhobell Fawr and Ras Tarrenhendre. She also came in 2nd female in the race itself, to cap a very sucessful day for her. Other noteable achievements by Mercians included 3rd overall for Jack Agnew and 1st V60 for John Langton. Read more

Mercia Club Champs Races 2024

Below is a list of events to be included in the Mercia FR Championship 2024. There are 31 events in all, 16 home races, 15 away, 15 short, 10 medium and 6 long events. Read more


The qualifying races for the Mercia FR Club Championships 2024 have been revealed. Details of the races and the championship rules can be found in the Races section of the Mercia FR website. There will be 31 qualifying races in 2024: 16 home, 15 away, 15 short, 10 medium, 6 long. They provide a wide range of events and challenges to all Mercian fell runners. Many are additionally qualifying events for national championships and other race series. Some information regarding entries has been provided on the list but please consult relevant websites and social media for accuracy. Read more

Happy New Year Merica!

Thank you Mel Price for such a successful debut in Race Organising the 2023 "Terry,s Townbrook Terror", and Dom Jones for booking the Jaipur Restaurant for so many of us to meet up. A really successful evening!! Read more


To buy Mercia running tops, hoodies- please buy directly from, see the club kit page for details and a link to the shop. Read more

Trig Points Race 2024

I had hoped to open entrees for the race before now and am still working on basis that the race will go ahead on the 7th January. However some new environmental regulations appear to have come to light at the County Council and I am still awaiting their formal sign off and agreement. Read more

Website has moved

The Mercia website has moved to a new server under a new (shorter) name - Read more

AGM 2023

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the AGM has been postponed until early 2024.

This years AGM will be November 9 at Church Stretton Scout Hut, 7.30pm. Read more

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