running

Living Sport 10K

Living Sport 10K

This weekend a whole bunch of us took part in the Living Sport 10k at Ferry Meadows. Ferry Meadows is a lovely park to run around and it was good to venture out into parts which you don’t get to see at parkrun. We had […]

3 more graduates

3 more graduates

Apart from Joy who picked up an injury at the end of her training, there were only 3 runners from our latest beginners cohort who were still to do their graduation parkrun. David, Jacqueline and Charlie were those runners and all three ran every step […]

Charity parlauf

Charity parlauf

Just a few months ago, one of our members was struck down with pneumonia. It is no exaggeration to say he was not far away from leaving us. However, thanks to the good people at the North West Anglian NHS Trust, Richard is not only […]

Green Wheel Relay!

Green Wheel Relay!

We loved this event last year when we had two teams. This time we were back with 4 teams. Being a newish club with a lot of new runners, it was quite a challenge finding people for the longer legs in this event but as […]

Early Graduation for Louise & Catherine

Early Graduation for Louise & Catherine

Our latest beginners cohort officially graduate to become 5K parkrunners next week following their 12 week None To Run programme. However, Catherine & Louise couldn’t make next week and so they did theirs a week early and both ran every step of the way with […]

Edinburgh 10K

Edinburgh 10K

Our Kat has been up in Edinburgh for the Edinburgh 10K and has sent us back this report: Thankfully the weather was mild, rain has held off! The course starts flat, winds around backside of Arthur’s seat, starts climbing until 3km. Then a nice downhill […]

Another SWTR parkrun First Timer

Another SWTR parkrun First Timer

Lee who has been on our latest beginners course, completed her first parkrun today in 35.57 – with no walking. Bearing in mind that she started with 30 second segments just 10 weeks ago, that is some achievement, and all before her official Graduation on […]

London Marathon

London Marathon

Winning the Club’s London Marathon draw this year was Andrea who absolutely committed to her training and managed to finished just before the live cameras left the finish line in 6.01.26. Also running form the Club was Becky who finished her first marathon (after only […]

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 […]