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
On Sunday 30th October, four BRJ members journeyed to West Walton for the long running Fenland 10 road race. Conditions were perfect for the fast ten mile course with everyone achieving their own goals for the day, including a personal best for Gilles Corby.
On October 15th, 17 teams comprising over 100 BRJ and friends met for a quizzical evening of fun and games. Special thanks go to Steve Scott and the time he spent devising the questions along with Nick Watts who also looked after the technology on the night. Steve was joined as quiz master by Simon Lumley. Steve and Nick devised diverse and taxing questions on subjects from sports to TV, general knowledge and Name That Tune!
The BRJ juniors started the Frostbite season with a bang finishing second at Sunday’s first Frostbite race of the season. 15 juniors ran the St Neots Priory Park course with James Orrell (7:55) and Cecelia Hime (8:11) coming in first male and female for the club.
34 seniors took to the 4.9 mile challenging course in near perfect conditions with...Read more
On the 11th September, BRJ member Chris Rawlings took part in the first Weymouth Ironman branded 70.3 triathlon. There have been Ironman distance triathlons in the area before, however, this was the first year the Ironman franchise was running the event.
70.3 represents the total distance of the race in miles (113.0 km), consisting of a 1.2 mile (1.9 km) swim, a 56 mile (90 km) bike ride, and a 13.1 mile (21.1 km) run. This distance is also known as half ironman as it is half the distance of a full ironman.
The format was a sea swim in the...Read more