Random stuff

Social cycling

Social cycling

We have started heading out for a cycle for a bit of cross training on a Wednesday evening and on Sunday 4 August, a few of us headed out to the Gidding Gobblers Cycle Cafe for a 9k ride up and down the hilly back […]

All Leaders & Coaches are now First Aid trained

All Leaders & Coaches are now First Aid trained

All our Leaders and Coaches attended a First Aid course this week to ensure we have the most up to date knowledge in emergency first aid. Of course this does not make us medics or experts in any shape or form but it does mean […]

A Christmas collection for the local food bank

A Christmas collection for the local food bank

Our village charity CARESCO do a fab job of running the food bank in the village. Every year they give people the opportunity to provide a ‘reverse advent calendar’. This year, Sawtry Walk To Run got together to provide a number of hampers to help CARESCO […]

Santa came to Sawtry

Santa came to Sawtry

Every year Huntingdon Round table bring Santa to Sawtry but this year his round was cancelled due to a lack of volunteers. Oh no! We couldn’t have that as the children (of all ages) would be disappointed and so we stepped up to offer a […]

Poppy Appeal

Poppy Appeal

We were very proud to be part of this year’s Poppy Appeal. The Sawtry community has really come together to remember the fallen from WW1 in this anniversary year. There are poppies on the lamp posts and displays all around the village on homes, schools and […]

Our 1st Birthday

Our 1st Birthday

It is hard to believe that our first run ever was less than a year ago on 22 October 2017. Nona had put a post on Facebook to see if anyone was interested in joining her either to learn to run or to help with […]

New Beginners Group

New Beginners Group

Today was the first day of our new 12 week beginners programme. 32 new runners turned up at St Judiths to begin the new None To Run programme. We had a joint warm up with some of our existing runners before setting off on our […]

New Club T Shirts

New Club T Shirts

Now we are an affiliated club, we have new T Shirts, vests and hoodies. The T Shirt mock-up is shown and will be available from our own online shop which will be set up in the next couple of weeks courtesy of Total Clothing Peterborough. […]

Safeguarding & Mental Health

Safeguarding & Mental Health

Today, our Safeguarding Officer (Carol), our Lead Coach (Nib) and one of our Run Leaders (Andrea) attended a safeguarding course run by Hunts Forum of which we are a member. As a club we take issues of welfare seriously and we follow the England Athletics […]

Family runs

Family runs

One of the great things about Sawtry Walk To Run is how many family combos we have running with us. Sometimes mum or dad will run with their son or daughter but sometimes they go off into their own group as child is often faster […]