Tag Archive | brighton marathon

14th/15th April – SJ Weekend Run Down

14th/15th April – SJ Weekend Run Down

Another busy week for the club with the April Handicap held on Wednesday evening (click here for all the details) , The Annual Ball on Friday Night (click here to read the full list of winners) and the Club Volunteer Pacing Event on Saturday at Rushmoor (More on that shortly). Onto Saturday morning and starting […]

Brighton Marathon – Sharon Burfield tells of her 26.2 debut on the hottest day of the year

Brighton Marathon – Sharon Burfield tells of her 26.2 debut on the hottest day of the year

Brighton Marathon on the hottest day of the year?  Well what a way to enter the world of marathons!! I was already aiming to run my first marathon this year, and had signed up for Richmond Marathon when I didn’t get a ballot place for London.  I was then lucky enough to get a free […]

Jim Laidlaw reports on a challenging day in the furnace of the 2017 Brighton Marathon

Jim Laidlaw reports on a challenging day in the furnace of the 2017 Brighton Marathon

Sometime during 2016 I decided that I should really try a marathon if I wanted to consider myself to be a runner. Having told friends years ago that I could definitely run one before I turned 40 . Time was running out so I bit the bullet and entered Brighton. Lots of people had told […]

SJ Weekend Run Down – April 8th/9th

SJ Weekend Run Down – April 8th/9th

Summer really arrived this weekend and provided conditions more condusive to sunbathing, ice cream consuming and cold beer supping than running but it was an actioned packed weekend with stacks of events and lots of Sandhurst Joggers in action… Parkrun Frimley Lodge saw the biggest number of SJs in action with sixteen running. Neil Praine […]

Lisa Hale reports on her 5th Brighton Marathon… what a scorcher!

Lisa Hale reports on her 5th Brighton Marathon… what a scorcher!

I first did Brighton marathon 5 years ago, it’s always been one of my favourite road marathons, despite having been chewed up and spat out by it more than once! This year’s plan was not necessarily to run my fastest, but to pace sensibly and enjoy the last few miles rather than a repetition of […]

The Big Marathon Season Finale! (and a thank you)

The Big Marathon Season Finale! (and a thank you)

I really hope you’ve enjoyed our Marathon Season blog posts – it’s been great having so many people willing to help contribute to keeping our blog project going and it would be wonderful if we can continue that in the future. This post is the last in the series of ‘marathon specials’, although that doesn’t […]