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Miles Johnson on top form in Sudbury Fun Run

On Good Friday it was a lovely sunny day for the annual 5 mile Sudbury Fun Run, which started in the centre of town and headed down to Little Cornard on a circular route, finishing in Belle Vue Park, Sudbury. Two Joggers were among the 527 finishers in this event: Miles Johnson (43:11) was in top form in his first … Read more

Joggers fly club flag in Brighton, Paris and Boston Marathons

In the Brighton Marathon on Sunday, the second of the big spring marathons in the UK, Greg Davis (3:23:39), Troi Baxter (3:49:18), Marc Drury (3:56:10) and Jonathan Ollington (4:19:14) all did the club proud in a huge field of 16,651 runners. Greg was 653rd overall and an impressive 14th of 496 in his MV55 age group in his first marathon … Read more

Dockerill sets new PB in Manchester Marathon

On Sunday, three Newmarket Joggers joined 13,657 others for the first of the big spring marathons, the Asics Greater Manchester Marathon. Paul Dockerill went out at a lively early pace and held on well for a new PB of 3:21:35, beating his previous best by over 2 minutes and finishing 371st of 1,478 in his MV40 age group. Also performing … Read more

Elke Hausler sets 10K PB at World Masters in Poland

Newmarket Jogger Elke Hausler had a successful week in Toruń, Poland, where she was representing Great Britain & Northern Ireland in the World Masters Championships, which included male and female veteran athletes of all age groups from 35 upwards. She set herself a new 10K PB of 43:21, coming home 6th of 18 in her W55 age category and earning … Read more

Trophy Haul at Haverhill XC for the Joggers

The final fixture of the Suffolk Winter XC League at Haverhill on Sunday saw three Newmarket Joggers secure top positions in their individual age categories in their required four best races from the six fixtures. Neil Pollard (MV40), Neville Clarke (MV65) and Malcolm Osbourn (MV70+) all topped their age groups while Greg Davis (MV55) and Jenny Osbourn (FV70+) were runners … Read more

Preview: Final Suffolk Winter XC League Fixture

It’s all to look forward to this Sunday, with the final XC fixture of the Winter 2018/19 season at Haverhill on 24th March. As a team (Newmarket Joggers + Sudbury Joggers), it must be admitted that our performance is only fair to middling, averaging somewhere around 6th position in the A, B and C divisions of women’s, men’s and combined … Read more

Jon Brooker succeeds in Fleet Half

Jon Brooker produced his best form, with a 1:31:53 PB in the prestigious Asics Fleet Half Marathon on Sunday in Hampshire. He beat his previous best time at this distance by over a minute, finishing 45th of 205 in his MV50 age group in a very high class field of over 2600 runners.  Jon picks and chooses his races carefully; … Read more

Hannah Parsons leads the way in Hoohaah 10K

On Sunday, 497 runners took part in the first of a series of 3 Hoohaah 10K races in Thetford Forest, where the medals given out for each race will neatly fit together to form a whole.  Fast-improving Hannah Parsons (48:49) was first Jogger home, 5th of 103 in her FV40-49 age category and 13th of 291 female runners overall. Then … Read more

Chris Gay and Gráinne Brennan storm home in Cambridge Half

It was the much anticipated Cambridge Half Marathon on Sunday, in which 55 Newmarket Joggers were competing among the huge field of over 8,000 participants.  Fortunately the weather was warmer than the freeze-up we had last year, though it was overcast and spitting with rain, with a blustery wind developing during the race. For the men, four Joggers ran at … Read more

Cambridge Half Marathon: Live Tracking for Newmarket Joggers

Link for tracking Newmarket Joggers in the Cambridge HM or finding the results afterwards: 10:28 Newsflash: Going through the 10 mile stage, Chris Gay narrowly leads the male Joggers from Jamie Sales, with Mark Hayward and Neil Pollard a little further behind.  For the women, Grainne Brennan is well in the lead from Emma Newman, Olivia Carter and Sarah … Read more