Tag Archive | Parkrun Frimley Lodge

Meet the Member – Jim Casey completes 200 Parkruns

Meet the Member – Jim Casey completes 200 Parkruns

Completing 200 Parkruns is a huge achievement. Just stop and think about it for a moment… that is four years if you ran every single Saturday! Jim ran his first Parkrun on June 27th 2009 at Basingstoke, here’s some more achievements for the statos taken from the new ‘Parkrun Challenges’ Chrome Extension:- 200 x Parkruns […]

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 […]

Meet the Member – Leon Hicks completes his 100th Parkrun

Meet the Member – Leon Hicks completes his 100th Parkrun

Q) For members who don’t know you, tell us a bit about yourself? A) I’m a middle aged man with a bad addiction. I don’t think of my self as a runner as I’m not quick. Last year I completed my first challenge of 52 marathons in 52 weeks and ended up doing 57 in […]

Meet the member – Janet Venables celebrates 150 parkruns

Meet the member – Janet Venables celebrates 150 parkruns

Q) For members who don’t know you tell us a bit about yourself? A) I live in Camberley with my husband Keith and this summer we celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary; Keith doesn’t run…he cooks my dinner while I shower and that is the secret of a happy, long running marriage! We have a grown-up […]

16th/17th September – SJ Weekend Run Down

16th/17th September – SJ Weekend Run Down

Wednesday night saw the latest round of the Handicap series and as we approach the last quarter of 2017 the competition is tight with series leader Jim Laidlaw already posting the maximum seven scores. A great turnout of twenty-eight runners took on the ever darkening conditions with both Jane and Will Lucas the only runners […]

12th/13th August – SJ Weekend Run Down

12th/13th August – SJ Weekend Run Down

Leon Hick’s marathon journey continued this week with four more events, all of which were organised by SVN. Thursday saw the ‘Ghost of Coyote’ event at the Cyclopark near Gravesend followed on Friday by the ‘Darnley Challenge’ on a longer course at Jeskyns Woodland, the Darnley Estate and Ranscombe Wildflower Reserve. Then on Saturday the […]

July 1st/2nd – SJ Weekend Run Down

July 1st/2nd – SJ Weekend Run Down

More sunshine this weekend and plenty of running and race action with all sorts of events from evening marathons to team relays… Friday night saw the Elstead Marathon, a special marathon on a tough but slightly short course at 5.4 miles with a water crossing close to the finish. Richard Boese and Martin Gould represented […]