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London Marathon 2019 – Meet the Marshals!

London Marathon 2019 – Meet the Marshals!

42,000 runners didn’t just turn up and run on Sunday, they needed help and guidance along the way (especially in the latter miles…). Thankfully, several SJs were on hand, across a range of tasks, to help make sure the day went smoothly for all involved. In case you were wondering what they got up to, […]

London Marathon 2019 – SJ Member Highlights

London Marathon 2019 – SJ Member Highlights

Sunday 28th April saw the 39th London Marathon, and as always, plenty of SJs lined up ready to run the famous 26.2 miles through the capital, in what is arguably the most famous race in the world. As told through their own words, have a read of what our various members thought of the day! […]

SJ Weekly Run Down – 22nd – 28th April

SJ Weekly Run Down – 22nd – 28th April

Cross Country: Provisional dates have been released for the upcoming cross-country season. They are as follows: October6th – Metro’s20 – TVT November10th – Datchet24th – Sandhurst December1st – Handy Cross22nd – Reading Roadrunners January5th – Bracknell Forest Runners19th – Tadley There is no ‘advanced’ entry, it is just a case of turning up on the […]

SJ Weekly Run Down – 15th – 21st April

SJ Weekly Run Down – 15th – 21st April

Club Announcements Green Belt Relay: We are looking for more runners for the Green Belt Relay! Taking place on the 18th and 19th May, it’s a 22-stage relay race, around 220 miles of the Green Belt tracking the outside of London over a single weekend. The course follows footpaths, towpaths and minor roads. Each team […]

SJ Weekly Run Down – April 7th to 14th

SJ Weekly Run Down – April 7th to 14th

Pure Beginners is back for 2019! Starting this Tuesday (16th) at 6:30pm at the Memorial Hall Flagpole, Sandhurst, Liz, Debra and Lisa are looking forward to seeing new runners and post graduates. Welcome aboard our new PB’s! Green Belt Relay: We are looking for more runners for the Green Belt Relay! Taking place on the […]

Milton Keynes Festival of Running – Kate Parker reports on her first 20 mile

Milton Keynes Festival of Running – Kate Parker reports on her first 20 mile

Kate Parker only started running last October, aiming at the London Marathon six months later. She’s already banked half marathons this year and with April coming into sharper focus she stepped up to take on a 20 miler, her longest run so far. I’ll hand over to Kate to report back on the Milton Keynes […]

Leon Hicks – My journey to run 100 Marathons

Leon Hicks – My journey to run 100 Marathons

Sometimes peoples’ achievements and aspirations simply blow your mind. Around Christmas I started hearing chat about someone who was planning to run 52 marathons in 52 weeks. Astounded by the sheer physical challenge of running and recovering, let alone the logistics I dug deeper and will hand over to Leon to tell his story….. My […]