ROB BATTYE - PROFILE

Joined Royton Road Runners in January 2015.

THE SPORTSMAN...
History: Started running when I hit 40 (March 2014).
Proudest achievement: Finishing 4th at the Oldham 7K 2015; finishing 1st RRR at my 1st club race (Littleborough 5K).
Ambition: To run a marathon & a sub-18min 5K. 
Current training: Average 4 runs about 30 miles a week.

AWAY FROM RUNNING...
Warehouse Manager for a Telecoms Distribution company in Heywood.
Oldham Athletic season ticket holder.

MY FAVOURITE THINGS...
Training route: Hopwood Hall off-road route
Race/event: too early to say...
Running shoe: Brooks T7s
Sportsman/woman: Andy Ritchie
Film: Cool Runnings
TV: Wild At Heart       
Music: Coldplay
Food: Indian
Drink: used to be Fosters but now drink more water than anything!
Holiday destination: Costa del Sol