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National XC – First timer Sharon Burfield visits the spiritual home of XC Parliament Hill

National XC – First timer Sharon Burfield visits the spiritual home of XC Parliament Hill

Having signed up for this race, without a thought for what it might actually involve, I was feeling fairly OK when I picked Ian Watson up last Saturday morning.  However, en route to the SJ meet up point at Sandhurst library, it became clear that Ian was far more in the know about what was […]

National XC – Scot Ian Watson lines up with England’s best off roaders and is gracious enough to let them win

National XC – Scot Ian Watson lines up with England’s best off roaders and is gracious enough to let them win

So here it is, the Big Event.  Thousands of runners, just as with all Big Events. (This is very big – 9,472 runners registered). But there’s no medal. No goody bag. No one on a stage leading a warm up. No-one wearing charity vests. Not even a runner in a “Where’s Wally?” costume or a […]

SJ Weekend Round-up – January 28/29

SJ Weekend Round-up – January 28/29

This week saw a gradual change on weather conditions with milder temperatures and some rain prevailing just in time for a weekend dominated by off-road action… Starting at Frimley Lodge Parkrun on Saturday morning, twelve Sandhurst Joggers  braved muddy conditions in stark contrast to the previous week and PBs were unlikely however strong performances throughout with […]