Tag Archive | edinburgh marathon

Weekly Run Down – 20th – 27th May

Weekly Run Down – 20th – 27th May

Guide Running Sessions – Richard Boese is running (if you’ll pardon the pun) Guide Running Training Sessions on Tuesday 28th and Thursday 30th May. Starting at 7pm, and lasting for about an hour, the session will cover visual impairment, communication, risk assessment and guide running practice. Please see the Facebook event page for further details, […]

Sandhurst Joggers low down on Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Sandhurst Joggers low down on Edinburgh Marathon Festival

With the entries deadline fast approaching at midnight Sunday 6th January for the Edinburgh Marathon Festival – here’s a quick overview of the key info on how to enter, a bit more about the race, and some members’ reviews. The Edinburgh Marathon takes place on Sunday 26th May (2nd bank holiday weekend). The course is flat and fast, making […]

17th/18th November – SJ Weekend Run Down

17th/18th November – SJ Weekend Run Down

Home Cross Country on Sunday 25th November The countdown is on to our Sandhurst Joggers Home XC at Lord Wandsworth College on November 25th – this Sunday! The core organising team have 3 important requests! We need lots of cake! Lots and lots of cake!! Please deliver to Jenny Robinson on Saturday (address and delivery […]

Edinburgh Marathon – Andrea Hadfield shares her experience

Edinburgh Marathon – Andrea Hadfield shares her experience

After entering the event back in October, and thinking I would have plenty of time to train, the months rolled by, I went on holiday for 3 weeks, before I knew it, I was only a month away from the event having done very minimal training. A 20 mile obstacle course and a couple of minor […]

Edinburgh Marathon – Phil Turner shares the details of his Marathon build and how it went on the day

Edinburgh Marathon – Phil Turner shares the details of his Marathon build and how it went on the day

I was fortunate to gain a free place via the club for the Edinburgh Marathon, a Marathon that I had thought about doing for a couple of years. Training had gone reasonably well with no major issues other than my eldest sons stag weekend , and wedding in April, which meant that alcohol was involved […]

Edinburgh Marathon Adventure Part 2 – Alison Jones ran her fastest marathon since 2014 but post-race proved to be the real challenge

Edinburgh Marathon Adventure Part 2 – Alison Jones ran her fastest marathon since 2014 but post-race proved to be the real challenge

The Edinburgh Marathon was my first foray into marathon running, so has a lot to answer for, this was in 2012 and I managed to get round in 4.18, so that was my target time to beat. The route has changed, but not by much most of this marathon is along the coast, so running […]

Edinburgh Marathon – Karen Gill reports back from her 2nd marathon

Edinburgh Marathon – Karen Gill reports back from her 2nd marathon

My Edinburgh Marathon Story. It was the ‘sorry’ magazine I got for London last year that made me apply for this. A little leaflet tucked inside, saying guaranteed place, so I applied. My second marathon. Christmas came and the training programme began. Run, gym, rest, etc, regular massages and before I knew, it was here. […]