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New Forest Marathon & 10k – SJ Members’ Highlights

New Forest Marathon & 10k – SJ Members’ Highlights

Andy Yates – “New Forest Marathon 2018: based in New Forest Showground in Brockenhurst, a great event offering several distances up to the Marathon. Very well organised and extremely friendly staff team and billed as a multi terrain event, I’d say 80% gravel trail 20% road; a really lovely course taking in the heathland, woods […]

New Forest 10k – Deb Harris tells of this beautiful mixed terrain event

New Forest 10k – Deb Harris tells of this beautiful mixed terrain event

So Sunday morning saw me getting up at 5:15 am to head off for the New Forest Marathon event, first stop Hook to join Lou (ex SJ member) and a few more mad people from Hook Runners for our convoy to the New Forest. We started off early mainly to avoid the queue getting into […]

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 […]

New Forest Marathon – Andrew Brooks reports on his first (and last) 26.2 miles

New Forest Marathon – Andrew Brooks reports on his first (and last) 26.2 miles

Following a decent performance at the Farnborough half marathon and Bramley 20 early in 2017, I took the decision to undertake a marathon for the first time whilst I was still fit and injury free (I had back surgery 2 years ago and I’m not getting any younger). The New Forest Marathon caught my eye […]