Tag Archive | half marathon

Portsmouth Coastal Half Marathon – Andrea Hadfield reports back

Portsmouth Coastal Half Marathon – Andrea Hadfield reports back

After the freezing and fairly miserable conditions at the Farnborough Half, two weeks before, I was hoping for slightly kinder weather for this event, particularly after looking at the course map – all along the seafront! Thankfully the day of the event dawned bright and clear, and I drove down to Portsmouth enjoying a glorious […]

Watford Half Marathon – Royston Crandley tells of endless hills

Watford Half Marathon – Royston Crandley tells of endless hills

Cassiobury Park, Watford, is rated as one of the flattest Park Runs in the UK. So when a colleague suggested we run the Watford Half Marathon together, I thought yeah ok why not.  He runs Park run regularly in Watford so I stupidly assumed this would be a nice race to ease into 2018 after […]

3rd/4th February – SJ Weekend Run Down

3rd/4th February – SJ Weekend Run Down

Lots of mud and plenty of slipping around on any off road run this week and this was especially evident at Parkrun Frimley Lodge where the grassy sections were well churned up. Max Woods was first member to finish in his best time since October 2016. He’s in good shape ahead of next weekend’s epic […]

Farnborough Half Marathon – Jim Laidlaw reports back from the Farnborough Freezer

Farnborough Half Marathon – Jim Laidlaw reports back from the Farnborough Freezer

After enjoying this event massively last year posting my best half marathon to date. I just had the enter this race again. In fact I entered it sooo early that 2:09 sent out a discount code 4 days later as a welcome to returning runners.  I didn’t get the discount but after a little bit […]

Walton Half Marathon – Kirsty Darcy

Walton Half Marathon – Kirsty Darcy

I entered Walton half marathon a few weeks ago after running Richmond Half.  The aim of the day was to run it faster than Richmond and after finishing GSR in a faster time than I had anticipated I was confident that I could do this despite a very restless night’s sleep and some very bizarre […]

Bournemouth Half – Mike Guess reports back from the south coast

Bournemouth Half – Mike Guess reports back from the south coast

The Bournemouth Half is a great event, especially if you are a Sandhurst Jogger – because there are so many people from the Club down there. In fact, it is badged up as part of the a “festival”of weekend running with all sorts of events taking place over the whole weekend.  I knew that some […]

Powered by Fairydust and Wine – Karen Page reports back from the Bacchus Half-wineathon

Powered by Fairydust and Wine – Karen Page reports back from the Bacchus Half-wineathon

As many of you know, I struggle with pre-run nerves whether it be a club run, parkrun or an actual event.  However, The Bacchus is probably the only event that I find myself standing on the start line and appear oblivious to what I am about to do and this maybe the reason why….   […]