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27th May 2018

The joggers have been running far and wide in this last week. Gaining medals around Europe. Henry Hamilton -Gould travelled to Brittany in France to run the “Mont st Michel” marathon. In the hot weather Henry still managed a 3.46.48 finishing time. At the same time in Edinburgh unfortunately with not such good weather some of the joggers took on … Read more

13th May 2018

400 people took part in the 18 mile run or walk, in aid of St Nicholas Hospice Care. A route over the gently undulating countryside of West Suffolk, through the villages of Hawstead, Whepstead, Somerton and others, with several churches along the way. The Challenge is to complete within 8 hours. Newmarket Jogger Daisy Glover came in 1st overall place … Read more

7th May 2018

This week saw the return of the local Newmarket Heath Race & Stable / Stud Challenge. This is a friendly but challenging off road race on the historic Newmarket Heath. 167 runners tackled this course, including many Newmarket joggers. The Newmarket Joggers came home with several trophies this year. Danny Peeling ( 18.56) was 2nd overall male across the line. … Read more

30th April

The Brecklands in Norfolk were home to both a Marathon and half marathon mainly off road run. 2 of the ladies from the Newmarket Joggers crossed the line in superb positions in these runs. Nicky Chapman was 1st lady home in the half marathon, giving her 4th overall position. Nicky ran a time of 1.52 and Ursula White was 2nd … Read more

22nd April 2018

The long awaited London Marathon took place on Sunday 22nd April. Most of the runners had completed the largest part of their months of training in the cold, wet and snow, so to be faced with 24 degrees on race day was a bit of a shock, and completely altered any race plans and expected finish times. 12 of the … Read more

15th April 2018

A truly impressive run in the Paris Marathon for club runner – Daisy Glover. Daisy completed this, her 1st ever marathon in an incredible 2.52.17! Daisy said she was “surprised by the time as she had only ever ran to 14 miles!” Daisy had taken a few years off from running, due to work commitments but joined the Newmarket Joggers … Read more

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

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

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

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