Tag Archive | Abbott Marathon Majors

Chicago Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth completes his final Marathon Major

Chicago Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth completes his final Marathon Major

I had entered the Chicago marathon ballot last year in my quest to finish the Six Marathon Major and been unsuccessful.  Just as I was entering the ballot this year I thought I’d just check the Good For Age time and discovered that it was 20 minutes slower than for London.  A quick check of […]

6th/7th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

6th/7th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

Club Announcements XC season has started with round 1 of the TVXC hosted by Metros at Hillingdon and the next round will be on Sunday 21st October. Looking ahead to the Home XC at Lord Wandsworth on November 25th. Wayne will shortly be emailing with a request for help. We’ll need a SJ army to […]

Berlin Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth reports back from his latest marathon major

Berlin Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth reports back from his latest marathon major

An easy early morning flight to Berlin and onto the bus to the centre of the city.  All going well until a car decided to side swipe the bus and we had to get off the bus and transfer to the next one – luckily it was pretty obvious what was happening and no need […]

SJ Weekend Run Down – September 15th/16th

SJ Weekend Run Down – September 15th/16th

Another very busy week of running and racing. Wednesday saw the September Handicap and if you missed the results these can be found here Starting at Parkrun Frimley Lodge we had Stuart Mayes celebrating his 100th parkrun and he was joined by fourteen other members. Alison Bone recorded a PB with 29:51 while Natasha O’Toole, Janet […]

Tokyo Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth

Tokyo Marathon – Patrick Wadsworth

I was only running Tokyo marathon as it is part of the Abbotts World Marathon Majors.  In fact all the Europeans I met were there for that reason.  For the first time I went with a tour group as there is no Good For Age for Tokyo and I was ‘buying’ my way into the […]

24th/25th February – SJ Weekend Run Down

24th/25th February – SJ Weekend Run Down

This week’s focus event was our Pacing Takeover at Parkrun Frimley. We provided pacers to cover every minute from 21 to 40 minutes with other members joining to provide even more encouragement to the Frimley Lodge runners. In total twenty-nine Sandhurst Joggers ran with Neil Praine and Gareth Hopkins sharing the accuracy kudos with both running […]

April 22nd/23rd – SJ Weekend Run Down

A massive weekend for many members… London Marathon weekend with thirty-nine SJs running and many providing support along the route and a huge welcome at the finish line. We have a huge amount of content coming with a summary of all members achievements, experiences and favourite moments plus many individual reports which will be full […]