Tag Archive | Pilgrims Challenge

Farnham Pilgrim Marathon and Half Marathon – SJ Members’ Highlight

Farnham Pilgrim Marathon and Half Marathon – SJ Members’ Highlight

Nigel Evans – “Pilgrim Marathon- beautiful route – bloody hilly – bloody long way – yes would do it again.” Ian Watson – “I’d thoroughly recommend this event.  Even the Half could be done by someone for whom a shorter distance would be considered by them to be a stretch.  If you’re comfortable with doing […]

Alison Jones tackles the Farnham Pilgrim Marathon as ‘just’ a training run

Alison Jones tackles the Farnham Pilgrim Marathon as ‘just’ a training run

I really don’t know what possessed me to enter this marathon, off road and very hilly – my two least favourite things! But I was in.  I had a really busy week the week of the Pilgrim so did not manage to run at all, but I had done the Maidenhead Half the Sunday before […]

XNRG Pilgrims Challenge – Iain McCready tells of 66 muddy miles on the North Downs Way

XNRG Pilgrims Challenge – Iain McCready tells of 66 muddy miles on the North Downs Way

I had decided to undertake the Pilgrims Challenge as the start is only 2 miles from my home and I was trying to get back to fitness after not being able to run in Portsmouth in December. I have had experience of XNRG events before having undertaken the Round the Island race in July last […]

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 […]