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19th/20th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

19th/20th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

Wow, another massive weekend of SJ related running to report on. Strap yourself in… Wednesday saw the first of the Woodland 5 events held in Crowthorne Woods and yes it includes ‘That’ hill! Conditions were perfect; dry, temperate temperatures with a light breeze and seventeen members ran. Remember that there are still two more events […]

Bracknell Half Marathon – Members’ highlights

Bracknell Half Marathon – Members’ highlights

Debra Harris I grew up in Bracknell and it’s always been at the back of my mind to take part in the local half marathon. I did enter on a whim really knowing it was probably too soon after London, but a running buddy from BFR kind of persuaded me to run with her as […]

12th/13th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

12th/13th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

Massive week for members with a plethora of events to cover! The week started on Bank Holiday Monday with the Shinfield 10k. Great runs from everybody and all members finished under an hour on a very hot morning. Collette Callanan continued her great run of form finishing 1st in the W50 category. Leon Hicks completed […]

May Handicap Results

May Handicap Results

We already have the results for this month’s Handicap Competition and the annual competition is hotting up alongside the weather! This month nearly half the field posted personal or seasons bests so its really shaken up the table. Blanche Barnes recorded the biggest improvement as she knocked a whopping two minute forty seconds off her […]

5th/6th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

5th/6th May – SJ Weekend Run Down

The spring marathon season drew to a close but there are no shortage of club events in the coming months. The Events team have already shared details of the numerous relays and other events planned for the summer so let them know which ones you fancy getting involved with. The Intraclub Relay will be held […]

Getting in, getting there and getting around… Richard Boese updates his guide to the London Marathon

The ballot for places in the 2019 London Marathon is open and you have until 5pm on Friday 4th May to enter. Inspired by the SJs who completed the 26.2 miles this year and fancy it yourself? Marathon expert Richard Boese has written this useful guide to give yourself the best chance of getting a place […]

28th/29th April – SJ Weekend Run Down

28th/29th April – SJ Weekend Run Down

First up thanks to all the London Marathon runners who wrote reports on their experiences. It was a privilege to be the first to read these accounts and share with the broader membership. There were so many determined performances in very challenging conditions and it struck me how many of those members had to overcome […]