Nikki

Cross Country – 2016 – Datchet 

It costs £25 to enter The Grim 4 mile race. It costs £25 to enter any of the gut buster 10k series races and it costs £20 for some of the G3 races. Yet from November to January there are some fantastic 10k off-road events held on a Sunday every few weeks in a variety […]

Race report: The Great North Run 2016 (by Royston C)

Race report: The Great North Run 2016 (by Royston C)

I have a huge apology and also a thank you to make to our lovely Royston, who kindly wrote this awesome article and has then been very patient waiting for me to post it whilst I have been wrapped up at work. So without further ado- here is Royston’s race report from the Great North Run…and […]

Race Review: Edinburgh Marathon

Race Review: Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon … a member’s personal view (A huge thank you to our lovely Chairman, Ian Watson, for writing this review! -Nikki)   At last year’s Quiz/Bake-Off night, I was the lucky person whose name was drawn out of the hat (to the predictable chorus of “Fix! Fix!”) to get the free entry to the […]

Race report: Endure 24 -Solo

Race report: Endure 24 -Solo

The following article was written by George Green after his truly amazing effort at the recent Endure 24 race, held on 11/12 June 2016. A huge thank you to George for taking the time to jot down his thoughts – it is a wonderful insight into what it takes to compete in the solo category […]

The Marathon Training Camp – Part 3 Sunday

So at the end of February our annual ‘weekend away’ took place and this year the emphasis was on long distance and marathon training. I thought I’d write a review of the weekend, given that I organised it and everything (not biased). The review is split into 3 – so this is the last instalment 3/3 […]

The Marathon Training Camp – Part 2 Saturday

So at the end of February our annual ‘weekend away’ took place and this year the emphasis was on long distance and marathon training. I thought I’d write a review of the weekend, given that I organised it and everything (not biased). The review is split into 3 – so this is 2/3 (Saturday) Saturday […]

The Marathon Training Camp -Part 1 Friday

So at the end of February our annual ‘weekend away’ took place and this year the emphasis was on long distance and marathon training. I thought I’d write a review of the weekend, given that I organised it and everything (not biased). The review is split into 3 – so this is 1/3 (Friday) Friday […]