Tag Archive | half marathon

SJ Members Race Reports – Fleet, Reading and Richmond

SJ Members Race Reports – Fleet, Reading and Richmond

Another busy weekend of running for the SJs culminated in a trio of events on Saturday and Sunday. We start with Sarah Jones, who took part in the Richmond Riverside 10k on Saturday, as she recalls…. Richmond Riverside 10k – Sarah Jones: “The course was a small, local event along the Thames Riverside which was […]

Hillingdon Half – Jon Taylor reports back from this event based out of Brunel University

Hillingdon Half – Jon Taylor reports back from this event based out of Brunel University

Twenty five years ago I studied at Brunel University in Uxbridge, in the borough of Hillingdon, West London. I am another one of those crazy serial marathon runners and quite fancied doing a half “for a change”. This race appealed to me as it would take me back to my old stomping ground and Hillingdon […]

SJ Weekly Run Down – January 28th to February 3rd

SJ Weekly Run Down – January 28th to February 3rd

Its not too late to get your tickets for the Sandhurst Joggers Annual Ball which will take place at Easthampstead Conference Park, Off Peacock Lane, Wokingham, RG40 3DF on Friday 29th March 2019 at 7.30pm.  The cost of the tickets will be £35.00 per person. SJ Social Secretary Lisa Harrold has sent all the details by email. Please respond to […]

Farnborough Half Marathon – SJ Members Highlights

Farnborough Half Marathon – SJ Members Highlights

Liz Evans – “Was quite excited on the morning of The Farnborough Half as had just completed my first Half Marathon the weekend before at the Saturn event on Greenham common, so knew that I could actually do it! Must admit I didn’t realise it was going to be quite so cold. Nigel and I […]

Oxford Half Marathon – Nick Metcalfe tells of his first half marathon at Oxford

Oxford Half Marathon – Nick Metcalfe tells of his first half marathon at Oxford

Having only started running properly in May, I was not sure what to expect from my first half marathon, only 5 months later. I have played football since 6, and refereed since 14, but prior to race day, the furthest I had run was 10 miles (once in training!). With a few parkruns and plenty […]

Bournemouth Marathon Festival – SJ Members’ Highlights

Bournemouth Marathon Festival – SJ Members’ Highlights

Mike Guess – finished the half marathon in 1:35:48 This was my fourth running of this fabulous half marathon and the fourth time the weather was absolutely brilliant – good enough to sit on the beach in shorts and T shirts. Great to see a few SJs on the course and thanks to Jenny, Nikki, […]

Bournemouth Half – Perspectives from the SJ Masters Mike and Ray

Bournemouth Half – Perspectives from the SJ Masters Mike and Ray

Mike Guess This was my fourth running of this fabulous half marathon and the fourth time the weather was absolutely brilliant – good enough to sit on the beach in shorts and T shirts. In fact, given this weather, it’s probably a good time to book your holidays, rather than slog around thirteen miles. Sadly, […]