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More PBs at the Royal Berkshire Green Park 10k – Louise Heginbotham shares more…

More PBs at the Royal Berkshire Green Park 10k – Louise Heginbotham shares more…

After having never run in my life before, I started trying to run once a week at the gym at the beginning of last year. Not long after, I saw an advert on Facebook for the Pure Beginners class with Sandhurst Joggers. I really wanted to join but was scared to as I was still very […]

Royal Berkshire Green Park 10k – Andrea Vincent smashed her PB and surprised herself…

Royal Berkshire Green Park 10k – Andrea Vincent smashed her PB and surprised herself…

Less is More… I was encouraged to take up running around 4 years ago when I was working at an IT start up company with several enthusiastic runners for colleagues, including a triathlete and even an Ironman.   My main focus was to be able to run 5k and, ideally, just under 30 minutes. One […]

Meet the member – Charlie St Aubyn celebrates 100th Parkrun

Meet the member – Charlie St Aubyn celebrates 100th Parkrun

We haven’t had any Sandhurst Joggers reach Parkrun milestones for a while but with marathon season over and sunny Saturday mornings enticing people out of bed for a run there are plenty coming up. But our next ‘meet the member’ needed no such weather dependent incentive as the run over to, around and home from […]

May 20th/21st – SJ Weekend Run Down

May 20th/21st – SJ Weekend Run Down

A busy week of club and open events… so strap yourself in and enjoy. Tuesday saw the next 30th Anniversary event with the Intraclub Pairs relay, held on a 1km circuit around Sandhurst Memorial Park. Starting near the buildings the course headed down past the Balancing Pond and then looped back across the streams. An […]

The Woodland Woggle – Jim Casey reports back from one of his favourite events…

The Woodland Woggle – Jim Casey reports back from one of his favourite events…

On a sunny Sunday morning, I headed over to run a nice local 10k trail race in the Hampton Estate in Farnham. Having taken part in the race for the last two year this has become a firm favourite in my racing calendar not only for been a lovely run but there is cakes and […]

Pure Beginner to Relay Racer – Natalie Pollard shares her experience from the SJ Intraclub Pairs Relay…

Pure Beginner to Relay Racer – Natalie Pollard shares her experience from the SJ Intraclub Pairs Relay…

So, in my new found running enthusiasm I replied to the club email saying I would attend the Intraclub relay on Tuesday night….. as Tuesday is my running night it was as much about catching up with my running buddies as is was about getting out to do a few km’s. I turned up at 6.30pm […]

30th Anniversary Pub Run – Jackie Kent reports….

30th Anniversary Pub Run – Jackie Kent reports….

On Saturday 13th May, a group of 17 of us met at the Memorial Hall to set off for the Sandhurst Joggers 30th Anniversary pub crawl/run. We started at 5.30pm with the aim of completing around five miles, with seven pubs and a chippy en route. With a very mixed ability group we weren’t quite sure […]