Race Reports

Katy Mead reports back on the Hook 10k

I had no idea about the Hook 10k fun run road race was on until this week. It was a nice surprise to find that such a local race was on near where I live in Church Crookham. It was a beautiful start to the day. One might say too warm but it was bound […]

Marlow 5 Road Race – Jane Bannister reports

Marlow 5 Road Race – Jane Bannister reports

This was a race full of firsts for me: First Five Mile Road Race Ortho’s Crazy Dashers inaugural run First run with no other Sandhurst Joggers First post race breakfast So last Sunday I turned back up at work to meet Dionne, Tasos, Jo and Hayley before we went into Marlow town centre to park […]

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 […]

Jackie Kent returns to the Bracknell Half Marathon

Jackie Kent returns to the Bracknell Half Marathon

I haven’t run the Bracknell half marathon for two years as it has been too close to London marathon, which I ran in 2016 and 2017. This year, I didn’t run London so Bracknell was back on the cards! Having had knee trouble and time off from running, I had got my distance back but […]

Alton 10 – Graham Bolton tests his legs at this 10 miler

Alton 10 – Graham Bolton tests his legs at this 10 miler

The Race: The Alton 10 mile run was race number 9 in the Hampshire road race League 2018 starting and finishing at Eggars school. I used the RunABC south website to find the race, 10 miles and quite local for me. It did say it was undulating and a reasonable £16 entry fee. Build Up […]

Richard Boese shares his experience at The Ox 50 miler

Richard Boese shares his experience at The Ox 50 miler

This last weekend I did my first White Star event.  I had heard about Giant’s Head, Bad Cow and Larmer Tree but never got in on time or they clashed with races already booked, but this year I hung on the phone one night in October while in a pub in SoHo to get my […]

Kate Parker samples the Silchester 5 Mile Fun Run

Kate Parker samples the Silchester 5 Mile Fun Run

Silchester is a small village near Reading and home of an ancient Roman wall. My memories of Silchester are from my childhood and thinking we were driving hours away on school trips to go for some historical walk. Little did I know it’s only 25 minutes away (yay!) and actually somewhere I unknowingly have already […]