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The Great North Run

Week: 04.09.17-10.09.17

This week my virtual runners are Jane O’Keefe, Joanne S, Angela and my sweepstakers. Thank you for your support on this exciting week of running. 2,461 more words


Nunnykirk 10k and 800km reached!

Week: 14.08.17-20.08.17

This week my virtual runners are Grannie B, Anonymous (30/11/16), Joe Edge and Emma. Thank you for your support for our running challenges and joining me on this tough but exciting running week! 1,682 more words


Ladies Newsletter September 2017

Hi All!

I hope you have all enjoyed the now distant memory of the summer holidays and had the chance to suitably recharge your batteries? I think this must have been the case as September has been a very busy month for all you Bentley ladies! 967 more words

Captain's Newsletters

Oggy Oggy Oggy...

So, a week after the Dunstable Downs Challenge, I travelled up to Newcastle to take part in the world’s biggest half marathon. It’s televised, it’s popular, and it’s the one and only Great North Run. 1,603 more words


the great north run...

The Great North Run is billed as “the world’s favourite run.”  It is the biggest half marathon in the world, with 12,000 runners taking part in it’s first year, 1981, to this years whopping 57,000 runners and my goodness, it didn’t fail to live up to it’s reputation.   1,348 more words

Wright Bros were Flying at the Junior Great North Run

Congratulations to Angus Wright and Innes Wright who each took third place in their respective age groups at the Junior Great North Run in Newcastle and Gateshead.   108 more words


Legged It (My tale of the Great North Run)

Great North Run 2017

A week after the event and I think it is time to give an honest appraisal of my first (and last) … 1,371 more words