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9th April 2018

Paul Dockerill managed to pull another PB out of the bag with his run at the Manchester Marathon. Paul crossed the line in 3.23.46) Several joggers completed the Bungay half marathon, taking place on the same day. Oliver Daykin was first Newmarket Jogger to finish (1.24.20) Olivers time put him in overall 13th position from the over 400 running. Others … Read more

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Easter running

Chocolate didn’t slow down the Newmarket Joggers in the last few days! Andrew Taylor pulled a PB out of the bag when he completed the tough, undulating, 5 lap, 5K course at Fakenham. Andrew came home with his fastest time of 21.55. Meanwhile Caroline McIntosh was busy knocking 15 mins from her previous half marathon time and completed the Runfest … Read more

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18th March 2018

This week saw the weather revert back to snow again. Unfortunately the snow and ice meant several races had to be cancelled. However a few runs still took place and many of the hard-core Newmarket Joggers put in some great running in very tough conditions. Neil Pollard took first place in the Mud and Mayhem 10K Thetford Trail race with … Read more

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11th March 2018

The wet weekend saw some of the joggers brave some races. Haverhill hosted both a 10k run and a half marathon run. The clubs Sam Sadler crossed the line in 3rd position in the 10k and club runner Alan Thornhill finished in 1.04.16 for his first ever 10k. The half marathon saw Robert Jaina finish in overall 21st position (1.40.01) … Read more

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4th March 2018

Incredibly the 2018 Cambridge Half Marathon took place on Sunday 4th March. It was touch and go all week due to the snow, but despite the cold temperatures over 8000 runners turned out to pound the streets of Cambridge. Over 60 Newmarket Joggers were amongst these with , all crossing the line in good form at the end of the … Read more

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25th February 2018

Many of the joggers were just outside Bury St Edmunds this weekend taking part in The Tarpley 10 mile and 20 mile runs. This icy cold day saw some solid ground for the runners and the sun continued to shine for the duration of the races. Mark Hayward (58.16) was 4th overall in the 10 mile run. 2nd Newmarket Jogger … Read more

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18th February 2018

Icy conditions have been the main concern for the latest races that the Newmarket Joggers have taken part in. With many saving themselves for the coming marathons a few have braved the conditions. Henry Hamilton-Gould travelled to Welwyn Garden City where he joined a field of nearly 400 runners to come home in overall 24th position in the Love Welwyn … Read more

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21st January 2018

A couple of brave joggers took on the Folksworth 15 last weekend. The biting cold and snowy conditions of this scenic route over 2 laps of an undulating course, with three fairly steep hills on each lap, did not deter Newmarket Joggers Chris Gay and Nik Chapman. With over 400 runners Chris came in 17th position with his time of … Read more

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14th January

A fresh chilly day provided a solid running ground for the Suffolk Cross Country Championships. Hosted in and around the beautiful grounds of Culford School in Bury st Edmunds, the Newmarket joggers pulled off a fantastic start to the new years running. The cross country course was 8K for women and 12K for men. Mark Hayward was first overall Newmarket … Read more

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7th January 2018

2017 finished on a high for The Newmarket Joggers. Chris Aylmer won 1st in his age group when the final results of the Running and Fitness Grand Prix results were announced on New Years Eve. The joggers take part in a mixture of runs spread across the year and Chris’s accumulated results over the year, gained him this award. Andrew … Read more

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