Tag Archive | Parkrun tourism

11th/12th – SJ Weekend Run Down

11th/12th – SJ Weekend Run Down

Its dark by the time we finish work, the Christmas adverts have started, the temperature has dropped, the clock change is a distant memory… which means it must be Cross Country season! We’ll cover that later as there is a huge amount of other SJ news to cover… Starting with Wednesday evening and the penultimate […]

21st/22nd October – SJ Weekend Run Down

21st/22nd October – SJ Weekend Run Down

This weekend Storm Brian threatened to make running conditions tough for all but the cooler temperatures helped members enjoy some great performances. This week we’ll start like any good club run with announcements as we have some great club events coming up… The Weekend of Running is being held on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th […]

14th/15th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

14th/15th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

We’ll start the Run Down with some Wednesday night action at Handicap. As the end of the year gets closer members are giving it everything to make improvements and score those valuable points. Here’s the results on the night which saw Sharon Burfield knock a huge 1 minute 52 seconds off her previous best to […]

 7th/8th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

 7th/8th October – SJ Weekend Run Down

Another very busy weekend of running for club members. Starting with Parkrun… Bracknell saw a great run from Fiona Slevin-Brown as she was 1st female, 21st overall and first SJ to finish as she came home in 22:55, not far off her Bracknell best of 21:34 set on the old faster course. Martin Steadman finished […]

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 […]