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13th August 2018

On Saturday morning it was all the excitement of the Stour Valley Path 100, a challenging 100K ultra-marathon which starts at the Memorial Hall in Newmarket and follows footpaths close to the River Stour, all the way downstream to near Manningtree in Essex. It started at 7am and had a maximum allowed time of 15.5 hours with checkpoints and refreshments … Read more

6th August 2018

There was a big turnout of 45 Joggers on Thursday evening for the 5th of 6 Kevin Henry 5K League races, this one organised by Haverhill RC at Kedington.  There was a big hill to climb and the temperature was hovering around 28°C, so little chance for any PBs this time. The Pollards were in the limelight again with Hannah … Read more

Newsflash!

Congratulations to Mark Hayward who completed what I think is his first full Ironman triathlon event (2.4m swim/112m bike/26.2m marathon run) at Holme Pierrepont Nottingham on Sunday 29th July, recording a time of 10:49:58.   That put him 64th of 875 single competitors overall, excluding relay teams.  In his strongest discipline of running, he completed the marathon in 3:32:24, putting him … Read more

29th July 2018

Newmarket Joggers took on the Littleport 10K on Sunday 29th July, a favourite local race, which has been organised by Littleport Leisure Centre since around 2009. There is now a brand new Leisure Centre complex on the site, built within the last year, with all the latest facilities including a smart new cafe….well worth a visit.  Newmarket Joggers have been … Read more

23rd July 2018

Plenty to report at Newmarket Joggers (NJ) this week with the Kevin Henry League fixture on Thursday July 12th, the Wibbly Wobbly Log Jog at Brandon on Friday July 13th and the Ekiden Relays at Woodbridge on Sunday July 15th.   There was a large contingent of runners representing Newmarket Joggers (NJ) in the Ekiden Relays at Woodbridge School, near … Read more

8th July 2018

Friday saw the 6th race in the Friday 5 Mile Series. Several of the joggers took part, earning valuable points for the club. Neil Pollard -27.53 was first male Newmarket jogger to cross the line. This holds Neil’s 2nd overall position in the individual scores tables. His partner Hannah Pollard was first female Newmarket Jogger to finish in a personal … Read more

1st July 2018

The Marcus Gynn Newmarket 10K took place on Sunday 1st July with over 230 runners taking part. This race is run in memory of Marcus who sadly passed away in 2016. This year monies raised from the run will be donated to Sarcoma UK Cancer Charity. The beautiful undulating scenic route was bathed in sunshine, making tough going for todays … Read more

10th June

Newmarket Jogger Martyn Taylor joined with a friend to make a team for the 24hour race hosted by the Harwich running club. Martyn managed to complete 75 miles around a 2.5 mile loop over the time allowed. With only one member of the team allowed to run at a time, Martyn and his team mate accumulated 150 miles. This got … Read more

24th June 2018

Grainne Brennan was 1st lady home, in overall 5th position at this weekends Orwell 10k race. 168 people ran this flat run across fields in Cambridgeshire. Grainne finished in just 42.49. Fellow jogger Caroline McIntosh also crossed the line for the club in this run. The Newmarket joggers hosted the next in the Kevin Henry series. This 5k run which … Read more

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