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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

Club on the up.

The 18 mile Bury to Clare run saw 6 of the Newmarket Joggers keep going on a warm day.  Hannah Pollard was 1st female Newmarket Jogger across the line in 2.49.45.  Chris Aylmer was the first male Newmarket Jogger to the finish line in 3.19.59.  Other joggers crossing the line were, Lisa Long, Svetlana Zinchenko, Isabel Vicente and Ruth Eberhardt. … Read more

Winning Ladies

The ladies of the club were on the winning team this weekend.  Joggers Grianne Brennan, Nicky Chapman and Hannah Pollard were the 1st ladies team home in the Eye 10k this weekend.  Grianne was 4th lady home with her time of 42.21, Nicky 5th lady with 42.40 and Hannah 8th with 44.23.  The combined times gave them the 1st place.  … Read more

An exhausting week for the joggers but still smiling at the finish line!

Newmarket Jogger Robin Clifford took on the Milton Keynes Marathon. Despite feeling unwell Robin came home in 17th overall position with his time of just 2 hours 57. Closer to home,  the heath in Newmarket was home to the annual Heath race incorporating the Stable and Stud Challenge.  This cold evening saw several of the joggers wining prizes.  Newmarket Joggers were very well represented in the … Read more

And yet more achievements for a club on the up!

This week saw the return of the Kevin Henry 5k series.  The first run was hosted at Impington by The Cambridge Tri Club.  Over 300 runners from local clubs in Ely, Newmarket, Saffron Walden, Haverhill and Cambridge ran the wet and muddy course.  Newmarket jogger Neil Pollard was 7th home with his finish time of just 17.19.  Hannah Pollard completed … Read more

Impressive results from the joggers

A weekend of digging deep and sheer determination saw excellent results from this weekends London Marathon.  12 joggers completed the 26 mile run in wonderful sunshine and the long hard training had obviously paid off.  First jogger home, hot on the heals of the elite runners was Denys Olefir with an amazing 2.34.27.  Alex Cairns finished in 3.03.45, which was a PB … Read more

Super weekend running

With many of the joggers still in training for the London Marathon, several are still managing to get some long distance races in.  Newmarket Jogger Denys Olefir came 2nd in the Oakley 20 at the weekend.  This very hilly 20 mill run gave nearly 1000 runners a Sunday workout.  Denys came in 2nd with his time of 1.55.48.  First female … Read more

Joggers near and far

Just a few weeks after completing the Cambridge Half Marathon, Newmarket Jogger Svetlana Zinchenko ran the Stowmarket Half Marathon. A much drier but very windy day saw Svetlana achieve another personal best finishing in just 1.56.27. Fellow Jogger Mark Hayward was at the same time, but many miles away completing the Limassol Marathon in very sunny Cyprus.  The heat didn’t … Read more