Coniston Half Marathon-ish

Sunday 7th July 2013 By Stu Helmore Camping and a barbecue are not generally said to be the best preparation for a long run but Alistair and I were never hunting for a PB so it was unlikely to make that much difference. Plus we didn’t wan’t to be the odd...

Northumberland Coastal Run

Sunday 14th July 2013 By Sophie Johnstone I signed up for the Northumberland ~14 mile Coastal Run on the promise of outstanding scenery and mixed terrain. The other race I was considering on the same day was the Leeds 10km along the A65/Kirkstall Road. In the end it...

Monica does the Bradford 10k

Sunday 28th April 2013 By Monica Kapoor Having been struck down by a viral bug midweek I was worried that I might not make it to Sunday’s postponed Bradford 10K… thankfully I did and am definitely going to make it an annual affair. The race started and finished in...

Parkrun Tourists – Wormwood Scrubs parkrun – 13/04/12

Saturday 13th April 2013 By Pete Wilkie As we (Ann Chivers and Pete Wilkie) were in London for the weekend we decided to take part in the local parkrun which happened to be Wormwood Scrubs. The course comprises 3 very muddy laps of part of Wormwood Scrubs and is run...

Roundhay Parkrun – 13th April 2013

On Saturday 13th April, Roundhay Runners hosted our local parkrun – a run route familiar to many of us, as the park serves as our regular training location throughout the summer. Our members stepped in to a range of roles so important in keeping the event safe...