Events

Kat’s report from the Milton Keynes marathon weekend

Kat’s report from the Milton Keynes marathon weekend

Why drive to MK just for a 5k? It’s a ridiculously fast course–flat through the first ~1.28 mi then decline all the way to finish, and aside from a right turn shortly after start & another right turn approaching the end it’s practically a straight […]

More parkrun & 10K PBs this weekend

More parkrun & 10K PBs this weekend

This weekend saw Mark knock over 3 minutes off his parkrun PB finishing in 30.19 – those 5K Improver sessions are paying off. Jean also got a parkrun PB with 37.41 while indulging in a bit of parkrun tourism at York Racecourse – well done […]

London Landmarks Half Marathon

London Landmarks Half Marathon

Two of our runners were down in London taking part in this very popular event. For Amiee it was her first Half Marathon. In fact, 2 months ago when she joined the Club, she had not run more than 5k and so to finish 21K […]

Cambridge Half Marathon

Cambridge Half Marathon

Despite a few injuries in the camp, we still managed to send out a good number to the Cambridge Half Marathon. The weather was cool and drizzly but that did not deter a number of PBs… Ryan was first home in 1.26.07 PB. Brother Travis […]

Sublime Winter 10k

Sublime Winter 10k

After the fab run at the Sublime 10k on New Years Eve, we had a number of runners enter the Sublime Winter 10k on 24 February 2019. There was a PB for Carol (53.02) and Annika (57.34) with great runs from Jon, Darren, Gemma, Ruth […]

Stamford 30K

Stamford 30K

As part of Andrea’s training for the London Marathon, she and daughter Lizzie completed the Stamford 30K. Running together as they did at the Folksworth 15, Andrea finished in 3.45.46 and Lizzie in 3.45.17. Well done ladies – that is a tough course!  

It’s not just about running

It’s not just about running

Our running club is about so much more than just running and this week a bunch of us got dressed up and shimmied on down to the village school where Bjorn Again were performing. It was a fabulous night and great to see so many […]

Folksworth 15

Folksworth 15

9 plucky Sawtry runners signed up for this and all completed. For those who do not know, this is a 15 mile, 2 lap course with 3 killer hills on each lap. Today was a glorious winter day so it wasn’t as tough to conquer […]

23 Runners, 8 PBs and 4 First time 10kers at Oundle

23 Runners, 8 PBs and 4 First time 10kers at Oundle

On a very windy morning, 23 runners from SWTR set off to do the Oundle 10K. Described as “gently undulating”, the course had its fair share of hilly bits and exposed bits. Despite the hills and the wind, we had 8 PBs amongst our 23 […]

A host of 10K PBs to end 2018

A host of 10K PBs to end 2018

A bunch of us went along to the Sublime New Years Eve 10K at Ferry Meadows. We had two runners competing in their first ever 10k and both did well with Cathy finishing in 1.15.43 and Jo in 1.12.56. All of our other runners got […]