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…

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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…

Andy Wicks at the Scafell Pike Marathon

Andy W pushes through the pain at the Scafell Pike Marathon!

Andy reports… Saturday night was stormy, wet and very windy. Things were not looking promising weather-wise for Sunday’s marathon; whether it was raining or not, the fells were always going to be very wet, very muddy and very slippy. Come Saturday morning it was cloudy, but there were no real threats of serious rain, however,…

Down but not out at the Saunders Lakeland Marathon

Andy Rich reports…. DNF, did not finish. That’s a tough thing to see next to your name and it’s only happened to me once before. I’ve come close a few times like at the Belfast marathon where I conked out and started walking only for most of the pub opposite to cheer/jeer me back on…

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Lots of PB’s at the Clevedon 10k!

A strong contingent of Cheddar runners took on the Clevedon 10k on the evening of Tuesday 14th June. The event attracted many of the fast runners from Bristol, Somerset and surrounding areas this year. It was a blustery evening and a little overcast. Luckily the recent warm temperatures had dropped a little. The route started…

Andy with the representative from Somerset Wildlife Trust

Local Charities Presented with Big Cheese Cheques :)

On Thursday 9th June, Cheddar Running Club held a social evening at the Bath Arms in Cheddar to present three local charities with cheques for £535 each. Earlier in the year the club staged ‘The Big Cheese’ race; a fifteen-mile challenging off-road race where we had 205 finishers. As in previous years it was agreed…