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January Handicap winner Elin Loftesnes and her 12 day challenge

January Handicap winner Elin Loftesnes and her 12 day challenge

After Wednesday nights great performance to be top of the pile in the January Handicap Run, Elin was happy to share the story behind her 12 day challenge which helped her achieve this! Here is Elin’s account… I’ve been a member of SJ for 15 years and I am very much an up and down […]

Meet the Member – Hannah Whitman completes 50 parkruns

Meet the Member – Hannah Whitman completes 50 parkruns

Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? A) I am 36, an accountant (Yawn) living in Wokingham. My favourite things to do are to eat pizza and drink prosecco, running comes off the back of that! Q) How and when did you get into running? A) I got talked […]

Handicap Results January 2020

Handicap Results January 2020

Having just crowned Jon Green the 2019 Handicap winner, it seems with insensitive haste we move straight into 2020 but to Wednesday 8th January 2020 @ Morgan Rec we go…. An astonishing record attendance of 54 members took part in the opening episode of the 2020 series bolstered by the Wednesday GMs of Andrea Vincent, […]

Weekly Run Down – 30th Dec to 5th January

Weekly Run Down – 30th Dec to 5th January

Sandhurst Memorial – 49 Sandhurst Joggers took part here and the first SJ to finish was Andrew Provost getting around in a very rapid 20:25 with our first female being Sacha Kendall-Woods who completed it in 25:21 As expected for an event in its infancy there were 16 PBs – well done to all the […]

SJ Handicap Run – 2020

SJ Handicap Run – 2020

Who makes this happen? The Handicap Run Organiser is Simon Whillis. This is a rather exclusive club as Simon took over in 2005 from Dave Dart who set up the original competition. Simon took part in the run for about 10 years but admits that he began to find the then 5 mile course a […]

Handicap December – Final results and series standings

Handicap December – Final results and series standings

So the 2019 Handicap has had its final run, here we go with the December results. 22 members ran this final event of 2019 and this month’s winner was Jon Payne who improved his time by 1:25 with a new PB of 26:47. This was just 10 seconds behind the best time of the night […]

Meet the Member – Jim Laidlaw completes 50 parkruns

Meet the Member – Jim Laidlaw completes 50 parkruns

Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? A) I’m a local chap living in Blackwater with my wife and our 2 children. I’m work in Walton on Thames in a flooring showroom. As well as running i enjoy swimming and a little bit of bike, I’ve done a couple […]