Achievements

Meet the member – Dave O’Toole

Meet the member – Dave O’Toole

We’re having a run of Parkrun milestones with a recent trio of centuries completed. It’s providing a great opportunity to find out more about some of our members. Last weekend Dave O’Toole reached his 150th so let’s find out more about him… Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? […]

The Women Can Marathon – Heidi Zymela reports back from her first marathon on a super tough Devon course

The Women Can Marathon – Heidi Zymela reports back from her first marathon on a super tough Devon course

Ever since I ran my first half marathon, the immediate question people asked was “so when is the full?” So when my best friend mentioned she was going to sign up for a marathon, it took me less than a minute to decide I was going to do it too. The race she had picked […]

Meet the member – Nigel Evans

Meet the member – Nigel Evans

Remember that romantic tale of heroism from the London Marathon as Nigel Evans battled through 25 miles with a bad back to reach his partner Liz, lift her over the barriers and propose as Orinocco the Wobble ran past… well he’s back and the engagement seems to be going well as he celebrated two Parkrun […]

Endure24 – Andrea Hadfield reports back from the top step of the podium as the SJ Ladies Team ran like girls… and nobody could keep up!

Endure24 – Andrea Hadfield reports back from the top step of the podium as the SJ Ladies Team ran like girls… and nobody could keep up!

The e-mail arrived about Endure 24, having taken part last year, I must have been one of the first to sign up…a few months later and I discover I have switched teams to join the first ever Sandhurst Ladies team! I started to get nervous as I knew the other ladies in the team were […]

Vitality 10k – Will Lucas reports back from his 1st race… a big one at that!

Vitality 10k – Will Lucas reports back from his 1st race… a big one at that!

Having only joined Sandhurst Joggers a few months back, I had never before considered actually taking the plunge and signing myself up to an official race. However when the opportunity was handed to me and all it required was a yes or no answer, I decided that the Vitality London 10k was the one for […]

Meet the Member – Simon Whillis

Meet the Member – Simon Whillis

Wednesday sees the June edition of the SJ Monthly Handicap so it’s the perfect opportunity to get to know the man behind the clipboard and stopwatch who earlier this year completed his 100th Parkrun; meet Simon Whillis… Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? A) Been a member of […]

London to Brighton Challenge 100km – Graham Meek completes an epic ultra

London to Brighton Challenge 100km – Graham Meek completes an epic ultra

  I went into detail on the background behind this challenge on the Isle of Wight half Island report (see Isle of Wight Half Island Challenge ) so to summarise, my mum passed away from cancer last September. I wanted to take on a tough challenge to raise money for Cancer Research UK in Mum’s memory. […]