Meet The Member Interviews

Meet the Member – Alurie Dutton completes 250 parkruns

Meet the Member – Alurie Dutton completes 250 parkruns

Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? I live in Farnborough and retired from teaching in 2007 and since then I seem to have been busier than I was when I was working, enjoying a range of hobbies from creative crafts and reading, through golf, to cycling and walking […]

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 […]

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 […]

Meet the Member – Andy Hazell looks back on his running career so far, and his achievement of completing 100 parkruns

Meet the Member – Andy Hazell looks back on his running career so far, and his achievement of completing 100 parkruns

As I’m sure you’re aware, Andy Hazell recently completed his 100th parkrun, a fantastic achievement. Coming through the Pure Beginners programme, Andy is now a well established member of the club, and is loved by all! His running achievements have not gone unnoticed, and he is regularly out on various club runs and at different […]

Meet the Member – Nigel Evans Discusses Phoenix Marathons/Ultra Marathons

Meet the Member – Nigel Evans Discusses Phoenix Marathons/Ultra Marathons

As I’m sure you’ve seen through the Facebook group, Strava, and (hopefully) the various Weekly Run Downs on here, barely a day goes by where Nigel Evans isn’t running somewhere, usually doing a marathon/ultra marathon. This Meet the Member article focuses on Nigel and his Phoenix running endeavours, hopefully it can be of use to […]

Meet the Member – Lisa Hale Joins the 250 Parkrun Club

Meet the Member – Lisa Hale Joins the 250 Parkrun Club

The 250 Parkrun club is the Holy Grail of 9am Saturday running. Many strive for it, and Lisa Hale is now a part of this prestigious group of runners. Her 250th run came at Brooklands on Saturday 23rd March, where she not only visited the course out for the first time, but came through as […]

Meet the Member – Jon Green completes 50 parkruns

Meet the Member – Jon Green completes 50 parkruns

Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself?  A) Born up north in County Durham but spent most of my life in the Wokingham area. I have been employed by BT for the last 3 years as a power engineer which means a lot of time on the road maintaining […]