As ever, the teams achieved a large number of venue PBs in both events. It was a colder and windier day of late but luckily very much improved on the horrible weather from the previous week’s Cambridgeshire XC Champs.
The juniors fielded their highest attendance this season with 26 runners. This great turnout led them to third place an improvement on 2104 and 2015 when they finished fourth. And just two race points behind last year’s junior champions, Hunts AC. BRJ juniors are now placed fifth overall, but significantly both Nene Valley...Read more
Thursday 21 January 2016
Free to all BRJ Run and Tri members
Are you preparing or your first marathon or thinking of taking on this challenge? Have you run the 26 miles and 385 yards before but would like to complete the distance faster or a bit easier? Have your preparations been hampered by injury?
This workshop provides all club members an opportunity to learn from experienced marathon runners and each other about all aspects of running a marathon. This includes:
- The unique ...Read more
The under 11 boys kicked off the champs and saw great team-packing resulting in a bronze medal for Team BRJ and PBs for both Dominic Pauley and Livio Mosca. The under 11 girls’ event saw two of the three BRJers finish within the top ten.
Keelan Duffy and Ed Cochrane PBd in the U13 boys as did Lauren Elliott in the U13 girls’ event in which BRJ managed a fourth place team. The combined finish time for the BRJ team was EXACTLY the same as the team given the bronze medal position, but their total finish positions were just slightly better.
The only individual...Read more
It was another frost free Frostbite at today's Hunts AC event at Hinchingbrooke Park. Seniors paid tribute to long-term league organiser, Adrian Jarvis with 30 seconds of clapping before their race. Both juniors and seniors slipped around muddy courses through the park.
Results to followRead more
It was a family affair for the Loosleys at today's Olympic Park 5k in aid of the Mo Farah Foundation. Chloe was first female and 19th out of a field of 500 runners in an amazing personal best time of 20:48!
Ellie ran by herself in around 33 minutes and James and Mum Jo enjoyed a run walk and even knocked nine minutes of Jo's 5k time.
Well done everyone!...Read more
On a very blustery Saturday morning, BRJ fielded three teams in the inaugural Christmas Pudding Race in Cambridge, in aid of Cancer Research UK. The race was more a bit of fun than the “proper” running we are used to, nonetheless we took our racing seriously and went dressed as Super Heros and the Cat in the Hat and her Things.
We had to endure obstacles including limbo under a string of balloons, climbing through a hula hoop, putting a bauble on a Christmas tree, running through a slalom course and then finally climbing through a bouncy castle tunnel which contained a high...Read more