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10K’s and half marathons

This last week saw some great running from the joggers. Andrew Taylor competed his 18th 10K this year at The Ipswich Twilight run in 48.06. Fellow jogger Oliver Daykin came home in just 36.18. Clive Purbrook completed The Thorney 5 mile run in 37.27. Fellow joggers visited the grounds of Kimbolton Castle for the areas 5th half marathon that’s starts … Read more

Recovery Race and more

12k event Newmarket Joggers were well represented at the Focus Recovery Race at Highwaymans Farm, Bury St Edmunds on Sunday 30th July. There was a 12k(which turned out to be 13k) and Half marathon over mixed terrain.Nicky Chapman had a great run in the 12k event and came home 9th overall and 1st lady in 58.02. Clive Purbrook was a … Read more

And the last of the Kevin Henry

Kevin Henry League-Final Fixture, Cambridge & Coleridge The curtain came down on the popular Kevin Henry League 5k series at the fabulous Cambridge & Coleridge track last Thursday evening. The Newmarket Joggers have been well represented all through the season in this event. From elite runners to new members cutting their teeth on competitive racing and there have been some … Read more

Running is a good way to celebrate being 50!

This last week saw the last in the Friday 5 Series take part.  Several joggers joined the runners from 42 other clubs and 441 runners,  to compete in the 5 mile run at Great Bentley.  Newmarket Jogger Neil Pollard was first home for the club in 13th position (27.52)  Fellow club member Hannah Pollard was 1st female home for the … Read more

Everything still to run for in the Kevin Henry

Calver Barracks near Saffron Walden was the home of the next run in the Kevin Henry Series for the local clubs.  Newmarket Joggers were supported with 54 of its members crossing the finish line to gain the club more points.  With only 2 runs left in the series the joggers females are still holding onto 2nd position, but have slipped … Read more

Marcus Gynn 10K

The Newmarket joggers hosted the “Marcus Gynn 10K this weekend. The race was renamed last year in memory of one of its members “Marcus Gynn” who passed away in 2016.  The event was attended by his family, friends and colleagues. Money raised from this event is being donated to Sacoma UK Charity. The full results are not yet available however we … Read more

More great results from the clubs runners.

Several of The Newmarket Joggers joined the nearly 400 runners at The Abbey 10k in Ramsey Cambridgeshire.  Jogger Neil Pollard was first male home in 35.44  Nicky Chapman won the V35 category, 4th female overall with her time of just 42.45.  Other joggers running well for the club were, Hannah Pollard – 43.37, Grianne Brennan – 44.24, Clive Purbrook -47.13 and Andrew … Read more

Hot weather doesn’t hold back the joggers

Last week saw another of the Kevin Henry Series take place on Joggers home ground.  The 5K race took place around training areas of the local horses, with 301 runners taking part.  First male home for the joggers was Neil Pollard in just 17.29. Very closely followed by Mark Hayward- 17.51. The fastest 4 female joggers bought in much needed … Read more

Runners cant stop making the news!

Last week saw the return of the Suffolk Grand Prix Series.  5 runs of 5 mile courses in various places in the Suffolk area.  The first “Friday 5” took place just outside Stowmarket.  Club runner Mark Hayward came 8th out of 452 runners, with his time of 29.15.  Neville Clarke crossed the line 1st in his age group.  Other joggers … Read more

Great running near and far

Members of the Newmarket Joggers ran both near and far in the last week. Beginners 2017 group member Chlodie Rolph ran a personal best at the Ely 5k.  Only her 2nd club run since joining Chlodie came in with 30.29. Having never been able to run under 31 mins this is a great achievement for Chlodie. In Manchester Neil Pollard … Read more