Tag Archive | 20 miles

Bramley 20/10 – SJ Member Highlights

Bramley 20/10 – SJ Member Highlights

Alison Jones – “Do not take part in a tough boot camp session on a Friday evening, followed by a 10k race on the Saturday and expect to run a pb 20 miler on Sunday” Jim Laidlaw – “I actually enjoy the long run at Bramley . Lots of people had asked me before hand […]

The Polar Bear – Stephen Casey reports back from the Grizzly’s snowball throwing little brother

The Polar Bear – Stephen Casey reports back from the Grizzly’s snowball throwing little brother

Peer pressure can be a terrible thing.  When it was combined with one of those mythological events, repeatedly mentioned at club runs, I found myself having won a “lottery” and with a race number for 20 miles of running up cliff and down beach at the iconic Grizzly race in Seaton, Devon.  Then I forgot […]

The Lidl Breakfast Run – Caroline Cutliffe confounds other runners as she completes her 20 mile goal… in a 16.2 mile race…!?! Read on…

The Lidl Breakfast Run – Caroline Cutliffe confounds other runners as she completes her 20 mile goal… in a 16.2 mile race…!?! Read on…

What a Sunday to do an 8:30am race!! Between Mother’s Day (no breakfast in bed)! but more to the point, the clocks going forward (that was cruel!), it was an interesting start to the day. 5.30am wake up; out the door at 6.15.  Made myself eat breakfast!!  As the sun came up on the M3 […]

Turns out 20 miles is a long way – Craig Bowles reports back from his first Grizzly experience

Turns out 20 miles is a long way – Craig Bowles reports back from his first Grizzly experience

I’d never run 20 miles before and hadn’t really planned on subjecting myself to that kind of sufferfest; the 5 mile-ish Cross Country races were gruelling enough. But last October I started hearing about an event that was mentioned in such revered tones that I had to take a look. At this stage entries had […]