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Guernsey Half Marathon – Jackie Kent reports back from a weekend double

Guernsey Half Marathon – Jackie Kent reports back from a weekend double

Guernsey is a beautiful place and I have loved running there for years. I have friends who live there so I finally realised that I could combine a trip to see them with the Guernsey Dairy Milk Run half marathon. Last year I travelled on Saturday so just did the half on the Sunday. This […]

16th/17th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

16th/17th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

It was an action packed week of evening action with Club runs and events plus a number of local open races. The weekend was no less busy with Parkrun, 10ks, Half, Full Marathons and some unique format races not seen before… Wednesday night saw the second race in the Woodland 5 series on a ‘undulating’ […]

June Handicap Results

June Handicap Results

Simon has worked his magic and we have the results for this month’s Handicap Competition.  This was an important month as if you hadn’t ran yet this year you had to run in June in order to give yourself the chance to log seven qualifying runs. With the Woodland 5 down the road in Crowthorne […]

Endure24 – Richard Boese tells of his solo escapades

Endure24 – Richard Boese tells of his solo escapades

I did this event as a solo a couple of years ago, so what possessed me to do it again solo? 24 hours, loads of fanfare and noise, camping, 5 mile laps, busy course with lots of fast people passing by and it’s an absolute blast as a team. I’d have to say my first […]

Yateley 10k Race 1 – SJ Member Highlights

Yateley 10k Race 1 – SJ Member Highlights

Richard Boese I was volunteering on the bag drop before and after the race, and as usual there was a late rush to drop bags but I left the hall with 10mins to spare for a bit of a warm up jog with Jacquie Kent, before lining up about mid way down the field.  I […]

23rd/24th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

23rd/24th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

Lots more sunshine and lots more running with this week seeing the Forest 5 organised by Bracknell Forest Runners on a hilly course in Swinley Forest. There were lots of SJs running in the sold out event and the results for members are below:- Onto the weekend and starting with Parkrun it was a quiet day […]

9th/10th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

9th/10th June – SJ Weekend Run Down

This was dominated by two events. First up the best mid-week race series in the UK… if not the World… The Yateley 10k series and then at the weekend the Festival of Festivals for runners… Endure24. We’ll start with the Yateley 10k where sixty-five members lined up at Yateley School and covered the ‘undulating’ course […]