Archive | July 2017
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More weekday evening race action this week starting with the final event in the three race Forest 5 series in Crowthorne Woods. Sixteen members were in action on the night with strong performances throughout. Helen Antram has a superb series finishing 2nd overall in the Female Vet category helped with another podium finish on the […]
First let’s catch up on the mid-week action. Cast your thoughts back to that stiflingly hot Wednesday night two weeks ago and the July Handicap. Jim Laidlaw was first to finish followed by Krzysztof Zielinski who recorded the biggest improvement and maximum points in the Handicap competition. Roy Bentley and Martin Steadman took second and […]
Qualifying for 70.3 or middle distance (1900m swim, 90km bike and half marathon run) takes a slightly different format to qualifying at the sprint and standard distances in triathlon. For a sprint or standard you have enter specific races outlined by the British Triathlon Federation, racing against other hopeful entrants. For the 70.3 you are […]
It’s hot hot hot! Ideal for becoming dehydrated, suffering from heatstroke and getting sunburnt… but not so good for enjoying long runs or running fast. But luckily we SJs are a hardy bunch and we also have lots of fantastic shady woodland to run through. We’ll have the full results from the July Handicap next […]
The Elstead “marathon” is hosted every year in the village of Elstead, just a few miles from Farnham in Surrey. The marathon has been running since 1912, making it a truly historic event. The local Scout troop have very close ties to the event, with all proceeds from the day helping to support fantastic opportunities […]