Andy’s ultra days! Historic race reports :)

Andy H reports… I am not sure if running is a hobby or a disease. It certainly hurts. The memory of the pain fades but sense of achievement it gives stays with you for life. In the early part of 1998, I had been running on and off for twelve years. I’d done four or…

Andy W wins The Ox 12-hour ultra!!

Andy W reports…. I have done The Ox Marathon by White Star Running for the last two years and loved it, so it was the first race I looked for this year. I was devastated to see that they weren’t doing the marathon this year, however they were putting on two new races in the…

Sarah having too much fun at parkrun

Sarah Landen – PR & Race Series

Name: Sarah Landen Age or Running Category: 31 How long have you been running? On and off for about ten years. Why do you run? Initially it was so I could do triathlon (I’m yet to do one ten years later). Then it became about weight management, then it became a little race-focussed and now…

Jim Thompson

Name: Jim Thompson Age or Running Category: 54 How long have you been running? As a small child my mother would run after me to try to catch me as I was usually naughty, so from about the age of 2!! Why do you run? To get fresh air and keep fit Describe your favourite…

Suzanne at the Two Islands Half Marathon

Suzanne wins the Two Islands Half Marathon!

Suzanne Davis reports…. My marathon training for Abingdon didn’t stop whilst we were away in the Outer Hebrides and so whilst we were there I decided to take part in the Two Islands Half Marathon which involved a wonderful ferry trip from Leverburg in Harris down to the Isle of Berneray on the north coast…

greg dorset

Greg does the Dorset Invader Half!

Greg P reports…. First my excuses for a time of 1:54:02 for a half marathon. It was hilly, okay? And I pulled a calf muscle in the first two or three miles and it hurt and anyway it was 13.5 miles, not 13.1. Oh, and as there were several fields of corn to run around…