Tag Archive | Farnham Pilgrims

Farnham Pilgrim Marathon and Half Marathon – SJ Members’ Highlight

Farnham Pilgrim Marathon and Half Marathon – SJ Members’ Highlight

Nigel Evans – “Pilgrim Marathon- beautiful route – bloody hilly – bloody long way – yes would do it again.” Ian Watson – “I’d thoroughly recommend this event.  Even the Half could be done by someone for whom a shorter distance would be considered by them to be a stretch.  If you’re comfortable with doing […]

Alison Jones tackles the Farnham Pilgrim Marathon as ‘just’ a training run

Alison Jones tackles the Farnham Pilgrim Marathon as ‘just’ a training run

I really don’t know what possessed me to enter this marathon, off road and very hilly – my two least favourite things! But I was in.  I had a really busy week the week of the Pilgrim so did not manage to run at all, but I had done the Maidenhead Half the Sunday before […]

8th/9th September – SJ Weekend Run Down

8th/9th September – SJ Weekend Run Down

A very big day on Saturday with two landmarks happening at two of our local Parkrun venues… Twenty-two members joined Richard Boese at Frimley Lodge to celebrate his 400th parkrun. There is no Tshirt reward or ‘Badge’ for this milestone so Richard celebrated with cake at his home venue. Richard is the Sandhurst Jogger with […]

Farnham Pilgrim’s Half Marathon – Gavin Loader’s view from the front of the pack (by the numbers)

Farnham Pilgrim’s Half Marathon – Gavin Loader’s view from the front of the pack (by the numbers)

Last weekend, I ran the Farnham Pilgrim Half Marathon. I’m a numbers man me so I did my homework well in advance. Hills at 5km, 10km, 15km and 20km mark. 354m of elevation. And, if I wanted to make the Top 10, I’d need to run at least 4.14 / per km average. Seemed reasonable! […]