This popular New Years Eve race was run by 27 BRJers. Conditions were surprisingly good and 4 PB's were secured by Daniel Mitton, Chirag Godhania, Alice Synge and Sarah Watts. Team BRJ was led home by the increasingly speedy Daniel Mitton, and the ladies were led by Anna Douglas. Obviously the bag piper did his job well at the 9th kilometre, encouraging everyone up the hill! And a nice packet of crisps and a beer made a nice change in lieu of the usual medal. An enjoyable event, well done everyone.Read more
The night before Frostbite, speculation on social media centered around whether BRJ would be uniquely well placed to swim the frostbite course on the Sunday morning. However, as the sun came up and the mist lifted, conditions underfoot were surprisingly firm.
BRJer David Hudson wins again at Bedford half marathon. He came in with a time of 1.14.04 on this notoriously difficult course. This rounds up a third race win for David in 3 weeks. He is taking a well deserved break until 2017 now. Congratulations again!Read more
EA coach Bill Boyd, together with athletes Ellie Welch and Isaac Akers, coached on three of Wednesday night's track sessions and provided the BRJ coaches with further training plans with the aim of improving members performance at the St Neots half-marathon.
The visits were part of England Athletics' Club Run programme, a free initiative specifically aimed at supporting road running clubs.
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The miserable weather on Sunday did not stop a big BRJ turnout at the St Neots half over the weekend. Despite the awful running conditions 56 of us ran the course, and there were some amazing results! David Hudson won the race in an amazing time of 1.13.39, congratualtions! The wind could not stop 8 BRJers getting new PBs; Ed Crothall, David Ward, Ian Shipley, David Barrett-Hague, Claire Ashton, David Lawrence, Claire Few and David Senior all clocking in with a new personal best time. A big congratulations to them all.
The brilliant Ellie Loosely was first female...Read more