The Club Run Programme has been developed to support senior endurance running clubs in England and BRJ was one of only 20 chosenacross England. The programme runs over 12 weeks to help club members target a specific race and train towards a performance goal. Senior coach, Bill Boyd pays his first visit to the club next Wednesday to begin work with our coaches, leaders and runners towards training plans and coaching techniques. Bill Boyd has been a senior coach for over 20 years. He has worked with elite athletes, including preparations for Rio selection, and older runners called masters...Read more
At yesterday’s Kimbolton 3k Fun Run, BRJ juniors stole the show with seven podium places and five category wins. Keelan Duffy (pictured) led the way, finishing in sixth position and scooping first place in the U15M category. Chloe Loosley was first lady, finishing just behind Keelan in seventh and first in the U17F category. Other first category places were won by Gaige Duffy – U11M, Jemima Davey – U9F and James Loosley - U9M. Second category places went to Kira Shipley – U13F and Ellie Loosley – U11F. Layton Duffy was third runner for the club in an impressive time of 8.36.
Sunday’s Thorney 5 mile and 3k fun runs saw another successful day for our juniors and seniors. For the second week, 10-year-old Ellie Loosley led home the ladies in the junior 3k run in a seven second personal best time of 12.55. Other juniors on the podium were, Emily Cochrane - first under 13 girl, Layton Duffy - first under 13 boy and James Orrell - second boy overall. James Loosley smashed his previous week’s...Read more
Between August 10th and 13th, members, Sue Yendley and Don Brazier joined another 40 riders to take part in the Adrian Flux Lap of Anglia Charity Bike Ride. The ride follows the 414-mile outline of the East Anglian Air Ambulance territory with riders covering circa 100 miles on each of the four days. Setting off from King’s Lynn, the riders travelled along the beautiful Norfolk coast before dipping inland for their first stop in Norwich. Day two and the riders travelled back to the coast, along the edge of Suffolk and inland to the second stop in Ipswich. From...Read more
Ten BRJ juniors raced at WiTri on Sunday 14th which is an Eastern League Triathlon at Whittlesey and achieved 2 podium successes.
Beatrice Pauley, age 12, came 1st in Tristar 2. This is Beatrice’s 5th win in the British Triathlon’s Eastern Region Children’s League meaning she has now won the League coming 1st girl in the Tristar 2 category for 2016. Dominic Pauley, age 10, couldn’t quite match his sister’s win, but he had the fastest run of the day and took 3rd place in Tristar 1.
Jemima Davey, age 8, narrowly missed out on the...Read more
Members, Deborah Rostant, Nicola Webber, Gillian Peck and Maureen Wickson feature in The Telegraph's cycling section as Deborah describes one of their favourite routes that's similar to a stage of the Tour de France. It's a brilliant article that sums up our friendly club, fabulous members and the lovely local countryside. Thanks and well done to Deborah! Read it hereRead more