If you are a member and you have run a race recently and you want to get it listed here please email Mark.
Parkrun 24th August 2019 24/8/2019
Congratulations to Ashleigh on her 50th parkrun.
Beat the Sunset 18/8/2019
Well done to our speedy lot who beat the sunset in this lovely local race (organised by Desborough Races)
Kimbolton Half Marathon 18/8/2019
Well done to our members for completing this lovely local event.
Thorney 5 18/8/2019
John Eales completed the Thorney 5 in 39:49.
Parkrun 17th August 2019 17/8/2019
Congratulations to Bob on his 100th parkrun milestone.
Isle of Man Half Marathon 11/8/2019
Well done to Pete Moor for completing the Isle of Man Half Marathon in 1:44:41.
Isle of Man Half Marathon 11/8/2019
Well done to Pete Moor for completing the Isle of Man Half Marathon in 1:44:41.
Newark Half Marathon 11/8/2019
Well done to Ashleigh Pomeroy on a fantastic PB at the Newark Half Marathon in 1:45:51.
Bedford Olympic Triathlon 11/8/2019
Richard Hill completed the Bedford Olympic Triathlon in 3:05.
Parkrun 10th August 2019 10/8/2019
Stratford Summer Six 10/8/2019
Elaine Palmer did the Stratford Summer Six in 49:42.
The Hooky 6 6/8/2019
There was a beer in this one! The Hooky 6 is a great little race in Oxfordshire. These NRR members did it for a point and a pint.
Kettering Harriers Open Track Evening 6/8/2019
The things people do for a point! Well done to Dawn, Justin, Sheena and Caroline for racing the 200 meters and Mark for doing the County Mile.
Indian Queens Half 4/8/2019
Estelle Young (2:16:15) and Alan Wadsworth (1:48:42) completed the wonderfuly named Indian Queens Half Marathon.
Parkrun 3rd August 2019 3/8/2019
The first parkrun of August.
Aston Subedge 3/8/2019
Mark Rose is always looking for an event with a difference. This week was the Aston Subedge 8.5 Self Navigation route which he did in 1:15:05.
Magic Mile 3/8/2019
Well done to our 13 NRR members who took on the Magic Mile after the Racecourse parkrun.
Belper Bluebell Fell Run 1/8/2019
Alan Hall experienced the tough Belper Bluebell 2 Fell Run.
Doug Anderson 5K 31/7/2019
Richard Hill ran a PB at the Doug Anderson 5K in 20:43.
The Down Tow Up Flow Half Marathon 28/7/2019
Another event for Bob Fuller, The Down Tow Up Flow Half Marathon along the Thames - 1:58:37.
Gnome Roam 28/7/2019
Karen Shakespeare did the Gnome Roam. What a name!
Parkrun 27th July 2019 27/7/2019
A wet parkrun day for the last one of July.
Enigma Shaken Not Stirred 27/7/2019
Mark Rose did the Enigma Shaken Not Stirred Half Marathon in 1:55:37.
Wellingborough 5 27/7/2019
Well done to our members who braved the adverse weather at the Welly 5, one of our favourite local races.
Chase the Sun 5K 24/7/2019
Justin Yorke did the Chase the Sun 5K at Hyde Park in 25:47.
Kettering Harriers Night of 5000 24/7/2019
It was a pre-BBQ track race for Mark, Mark and Adrian who did the Night of 5000 in Kettering.
Castle Howard Half Marathon 21/7/2019
Claire Pollendine did the Castle Howard Half Marathon in 2:04:23.
Hollowell Hill 21/7/2019
Well done to our members and volunteers for making the first NRR Hollowell Hill so special.
Parkrun 20th July 2019 20/7/2019
It's parkrun day.
Horton Classic 6 20/7/2019
Chelsea Carnall completed the Horton Classic 6 in 1:03:38.
Phoenix Running - Space Race Silver 20/7/2019
Mark Rose completed the Phoenix Running - Space Race Silver (Half Marathon) in 1:58:34.
Box End Triathlon 18/7/2019
Elaine Palmer did the Box End Triathlon (750m Swim/10K bike/5K run) in 1:16:26.
Desborough 10K 18/7/2019
Another great turnout from NRR at the brilliant, well oraganised Desborough 10K. Massive well done to Ilir, Charlotte, Jon and Jo for winning their age categories and Dawn and Steve for 2nd in their's.
Daventry Challenge 17/7/2019
What else to do on a Wednsday but a little challenge in Daventry. Huge well done to Jo (Flash Jovi) Gordon for doing ultra distance (5:56:21) and Karen Shakespeare for a marathon (6:02).
Northants 5K Series - Pitsford 17/7/2019
Mark Rose, Rachel Palmer, Debbie Tame and Dawn Bailham all did the 4th event in this great local 5K series. Elaine volunteered too.
Draycote 10K 14/7/2019
A big shout out to Ashleigh Pomeroy for a PB at the Draycote 10K (47:56).
The Hell Fire Half 14/7/2019
This one wounds hard! The Hell Fire Half in Wycombe was conquered by Bob Fuller (2:12:01) and Matt Bushell (1:51:52).
Snowdonia Trail Marathon 14/7/2019
Anyone who runs over the top of Snowdon...respect! Simon Taylor (6:40:15) and John Gibbins (5:28:45) did just that!
Peak District 100K 14/7/2019
Well done to Paula Solomon for completing the Peak District 100K.
East Midlands Grand Prix Series 13/7/2019
Well done to all of our members below who completed the series (at least 5 events). Bi shout out to Tony and Jon who won their age categories and Charlotte was second.
Race to the Stones 13/7/2019
Darren and Suzanne Baldwin and Michael Williams completed the iconic Race to the Stones. Massive congratulations to all three for the amazing achievement.
Parkrun 13th July 2019 13/7/2019
A sunny day for a parkrun.
The Magic Mile (Sponsored by NRR) 13/7/2019
A great turnout with 12 of our members doing the Magic Mile which was sponsored for the first time by NRR. Come back and do it again next time.
The Furzton Lake Relay 13/7/2019
A great fun event hosted by Redway Runners saw two NRR teams take part. Well done to our members for their relay efforts.
Jog for James Charity Run 13/7/2019
Justin Yorke (52:38) and Dawn Bailham did the Jog for James Charity Run at Pitsford Reservoir. Dawn ran a great PB of 52:38.
Milton Keynes 10K 9/7/2019
Event number 7 from the East Midlands Grand Prix Series and well done to NRR for another good turnout.
Parkrun 6th July 2019 8/7/2019
It was a great turnout for the NRR takeover at Sixfields and there was plenty of cake too. Well done to Andy Rosewell on his 100th milestone.
Ashbourne Half Marathon 7/7/2019
Vicki Baker did the Ashbourne Half Marathon in 1:59:30.
Leamington Half Marathon 7/7/2019
Bob Fuller did the Leamington Half Marathon in a great time of 1:58:37.
Rothwell Town Carnival 10K 6/7/2019
Well done to our members who ran and volunteered at this brilliant local event.
Stowe Trail Round 3 5/7/2019
Well done to our NRR team who did round 3 of this beautiful event. Thankfully most of the route was in the shade.
Whissendine 6ix 5/7/2019
Well done to John Eales for completing the Whissendine 6ix in 53:56.
Compton Verney Half Marathon 3/7/2019
Bob Fuller did the Compton Verney Half Marathon in 1:59:51.
Endure 24 Leeds 3/7/2019
Karen Shakespeare, Paula Solomon, Louise Fuller, James Thorpe and Mick Conroy took part in the iconic Endure 24 Leeds event.
Salcey 10K 2/7/2019
Adrian Matthews did the Salcey 10k in 1:02:48.
Humber Bridge Half Marathon 30/6/2019
Emily Clarke did the Humber Bridge Half Marathon in Hull with a PB of 2:08:45.
Box End Quadrathlon 30/6/2019
Elaine Palmer goes from strength to strength at the Box End Quadrathlon. A 750m Swim, 4.8K Kayak, 15K bike and 5K run to finish. Her time was 2:28:11. Mark Garrett also did the 5K.
Round Sheffield Run 30/6/2019
Charlotte Yarker ran around Sheffield in the Round Sheffield Run (obvious name) in 1:57:35.
Abbey 10K 30/6/2019
John Eales completed the Abbey 10K in 58:52.
Parkrun 29th June 2019 29/6/2019
The last parkrun on June.
Parkrun 15th June 2019 26/6/2019
Malvern Midsummer Marathon 26/6/2019
Well done to our members who did the Malvern Midsummer Marathon. A real toughie this one.
Colworth 8.1 26/6/2019
Colworth part two.
Harborough 5 25/6/2019
The latest event in the East Midlands Grand Prix Series.
Colworth 5 24/6/2019
The first installment of the Colworth weekend which included 32 members and friends.
Colworth Half Marathon 24/6/2019
Colworth part three.
Colworth Overall Marathon Challenge 24/6/2019
A huge well done to our 23 members who completed all three events over the weekend and to Tony, Jo, Wendy and Jon for picking up trophies in their age categories.
Peterborough 10K 23/6/2019
Bob Fuller did the Peterborough 10k 57:01.
Wythall & Hollywood 10K 23/6/2019
Pete Moor (47:18) and Mark Rose (48:08) did the Wythall & Hollywood 10K (sounds glam).
Yorkshireman Tri 23/6/2019
A fabulous achievement from Elaine and Mike Palmer for tackling and completing the Yorkshireman Tri, a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and marathon.
Parkrun 22nd June 2019 22/6/2019
Cattle Creep 20/6/2019
Bob Fuller completed the oddly named Cattle Creep 10k in 1:01:23.
Northants 5K Series - Delapre 19/6/2019
The latest round of the Northants 5K Series was at Delapre.
Weedon 10K 18/6/2019
1st place finishes for Tony and Jon in their age catagories.
Heyford Airbase Half Marathon 16/6/2019
Well done to Bob Fuller for doing the Heyford Airbase Half Marathon in 2:00:22.
Tring Boundary Trail 21.7m 16/6/2019
Roger Taylor and Jocelyn Granger took on the challenge of the Tring Boundary Trail, a 22 mile orienteering event.
Brackley Chicken Run 16/6/2019
Well done to Charlotte Davis who did the Brackley Chicken Run in 1:04:06.
Stowe Trail Round 2 15/6/2019
Well done to Mark, Seb and Emily for completing the beautiful Stowe Trail Run.
Endure 24 15/6/2019
Congrats to our Endure 24 hour racers. In the mixed doubles Wendy and Ronnie were 6th pair. And in the retro boy band category Michael Williams, Dan Clifft, Darren Byfield and Shaun Ledington.
Parkrun 8th June 2019 14/6/2019
A very wet parkrun day.
Harborough Carnival of Running 14/6/2019
A big well done to John Eales (1:57:05) and Roger Taylor (1:49:00) for taking on the weather at the Market Harborough Half Marathon.
Corby 5 12/6/2019
It was a wet (well torrential evening) at the Corby 5 for round four of the East Midlands Grand Prix Series.
Banbury 5 10/6/2019
Well done to our NRR members for completing round three of the East Midlands Grand Prix Series at Banbury.
Buckingham Half Marathon 9/6/2019
A great run from John Gibbins at the Buckingham Half Marathon in 1:39:39 and a PB from Ashleigh Pomeroy in 1:48:08.
Draycote Water 10K 9/6/2019
Mark Kennedy did the Draycote Water 10K in 44:26.
Heron Half Marathon 9/6/2019
Estelle Young completed the Heron Half Marathon in 2:18:29.
St Albans Half 9/6/2019
Bob Fuller did the St Albans Half Marathon in 2:18:38.
Farthingstone Foot Fest 8/6/2019
Well done to our NRR members who slogged out the Farthingstone Foot Fest in the rain. The 15 miles Self Navigation route is normally a favourite for the club but today, the beer and food at the end would have tasted a bit sweeter.
Marston Forest 5K 7/6/2019
Richard Hill did the Marston Forest 5K, an off-road trail race in 21:30.
Parkrun 1st June 2019 1/6/2019
The first parkrun of June.
Summer Wolf Run 1/6/2019
Roger Taylor did the tough Summer Wolf Run in 2:22:22.
Tysoe Windmill Run 10K 1/6/2019
Mark Rose is racing again! This time at the Tysoe Windmill Run 10K in a time of 52:42.
Northampton Magic Mile 1/6/2019
Well done to our four Magic Milers.
Northampton Shires & Spires Ultra 1/6/2019
Eight NRR members completed the beautifully challenging Northants Ultra and one did marathon distance. Well done all.
Bedford 10K 31/5/2019
Richard Hill did the Bedford 10K in 49:47.
Leicester 5K Summer Series 30/5/2019
Mark Rose did the Leicester 5K Summer Series in 22:34 and came 1st in his age category.
Tough Mudder Urban 5K 30/5/2019
Paul MacDonald took his hand to the obstacles at the Tough Mudder Urban 5K.
Rock & Roll Liverpool Marathon 29/5/2019
A huge well done to Charlotte Yarker for a marathon PB at the Liverpool Marathon. Her time of 3:37:15 was rock and roll.
Run Rabbit Trail Festival 29/5/2019
Ronnie and Wendy completed the “Quest” which meant running 5 x 5k’s (starting on the hour from midday to 4pm!) and a 10k evening run on Saturday followed by a half marathon on Sunday morning. The event took place at Marston Lodge Farm near Clipston. Every route was challenging: each 5k was a different trail route which got progressively tougher and the 10k incorporated elements of the 5k routes, same with the HM but with a few steeper climbs thrown in! The idea was that the six fastest male and female runners then took part in a mile race to win the golden carrot. Wendy finished in the top 6 females and wasn’t too thrilled at running another mile within 15 minutes of finishing the HM but she did it!!
Waendel Walk 29/5/2019
Vicki Baker did the Waendel Walk and ran the 25km route.
Buxton Half Marathon 26/5/2019
A beautiful route! Well done all.
Edinburgh Marathon 26/5/2019
Peter Moor did one of his favourites again! The Edinburgh Marathon in 3:57:17.
Myndd Myfr Fell Race 26/5/2019
Well done to Tony Letts for completing the Myndd Myfr Fell Race in 22:40.
Parkrun 25th May 2019 25/5/2019
Bank holiday parkrun.
Stowe Trail Round 1 24/5/2019
Well done to our NRR members for completing round 1 of the Stowe Trail events.
Rugby 6 23/5/2019
Congratulations to Tony and Sue for finishing first in their age catagories plus Charlotte second in hers and Jon 3rd. Another fabulous turnout from NRR, well done everyone.
Box End Aquathlon 23/5/2019
Big shout to Elaine Palmer for doing the Box End Aquathlon comprising of a 750m Swim and a 5K Run.
Chester 100 Ultra 21/5/2019
Huge congratulations to Alan Wadsworth for completing his first 100 miler at the Chester 100 Ultra. A momentous effort in 25:08:38.
Glyndwr’s Way National Trail 21/5/2019
An absolute legend and hero! Read Michael's ultra report of this epic 136.5 mile ultra. He finished joint first!
The Leaden Boot Marathon 19/5/2019
One of Jocelyn's favourites, The Leaden Boot Marathon, a tough off road course. Time, 6:15.
Plymouth Ocean City Half Marathon 19/5/2019
Great running from Estelle Young, completing the Plymouth Ocean City Half Marathon in 2:22:29.
Bedford Sprint Triathlon 19/5/2019
Richard Hill did the Bedford Sprint Triathlon, a 400m swim, 24k bike, 5k run and finished in 1:26:34.
Parkrun 18th May 2019 18/5/2019
Well done to everyone from NRR for a proud turnout on Racecourse Takeover Day, we had around 50 members there including over 30 volunteers. Congratulations to the two Marks, Manning for completing his 50th parkrun and Kennedy for his 250th and 50th volunteer.
Montgomery Canal Triathlon 18/5/2019
Elaine and Mike Palmer, Sally and Mark Garrett and Helen and Dave Blackburn took on this triathlon with a difference. It involved a 17 mile bike ride, 11 mile run and a 7 mile kayak.
White Peaks Half Marathon 18/5/2019
Well done to Gemma Barrie and Louise Fuller for completing the tough White Peaks Half Marathon. Also a shout out to John Gibbins who completed the marathon distance but was sent the wrong way by marshals.
Hook Norton Firkin 5 18/5/2019
Rachel Palmer did the Hook Norton Firkin 5 Fun Run in 59:02.
Blisworth 5 17/5/2019
Another great NRR turnout for the first in the East Midlands Grand Prix Series. Well done to Tony for finishing first in his age category and John for 3rd place.
Parkrun 11th May 2019 15/5/2019
It's the 7th anniversary of Northampton parkrun and the day that NRR tipped over 6,000 runs completed there. Fantastic work everyone.
The Shakespeare Marathon (and Half) 15/5/2019
Well done to Jo and Chris for completing the marathon and Micheal for the half.
Salcey Forest 5K 15/5/2019
Mark Rose (23:27) and Debbie Tame (29:14) completed the second event in the Northants 5K Series at Salcey Forest.
Draycote Half Marathon 12/5/2019
Mitchell Baines and Mark Manning ran the Draycote Half Marathon in 1:44:48.
Moulton Fun Run 12/5/2019
Fancy a bit of fun in Moulton? These NRR members tried the Moulton Fun Run: Rob Corless (22:08), Charlotte Yarker (20:35) and Mark Lewis (24:58).
Run Wembley 5K 12/5/2019
Claire Pollendine ran the Run Wembley 5K in 26:27.
Stevington 12K 12/5/2019
A random distance point in this hilly 12K event.
Tewkesbury Half Marathon 12/5/2019
Roger Taylor completed the Tewkesbury Half Marathon in a time of 1:53.
Meridean Meander 12/5/2019
Sharky pulled out his map for The Meridean Meander, a Self Navigation event which took 6:23:24.
Titchmarsh 10K 12/5/2019
Sarah Davis did the Titchmarsh 10K in 42:34.
Cynthia Spencer Colour Run 11/5/2019
She's always bright and colourful. Karen Eke did the Cynthia Spencer Colour Run.
Ipswich Twilight 5K 11/5/2019
Well done to Sarah Davis for competing in the Ipswich Twilight 5K, an Elite Ladies Race. Time 19:58.
City Sunrise Leicester 10/5/2019
Another race for John Eales! This time it was the City Sunrise Leicester (5K) - 25:29.
Chase the Sun - Olympic Park London (10k) 9/5/2019
Well done to Justin Yorke for a PB of 47:59 at the Chase the Sun 10K at the Olympic Park in London.
Parkrun 4th May 2019 6/5/2019
May the 4th and all that... well done to Shaun for completing his 50th parkrun.
MK Marathon Weekend 6/5/2019
Well done to all of our members who completed the MK Rocket (5K) and the half and full marathon events.
Woodhouse Eaves Mayday Challenge 6/5/2019
The Garretts and the Rach(a)els did the beautiful Woodhouse Eaves 13.5 miles Challenge.
Great Weston 5 6/5/2019
Steve Prior (39:58) and Roger Taylor (43:00) did the Great Weston 5 mile. Fantastic to see this event return to the running calendar.
Great Bristol 10K 5/5/2019
Well done to Chelsea Carnall for a PB at the Great Bristol 10K in 59:46.
Fen Drayton 10K and BRJ Charity Run 5/5/2019
John Eales did the Fen Drayton 10K in 50:13 and the following day, the BRJ Charity Run (5 mile) in 42:41.
Magic Mile 4/5/2019
Northampton Magic Mile for May.
OMM Trail Half Mararthon 4/5/2019
Well done to Jo Letts for her half marathon in 2:23:38. Tony won the trail Race (10k) in 38:51.
May 2019 Time Trial 3/5/2019
How Many Laps did you do?
Salcey Forest 6 Hour Challenge 30/4/2019
A huge well done to Rob Corless and Chris McFaul for completing the ultra at the Salcey Forest 6 Hour Challenge.
London Marathon 28/4/2019
Congratulations to our London Marathon runners.
Leicester Big 10K 28/4/2019
John Eales did the Leicester Big 10K in 51:45.
Run The Claydons 28/4/2019
Mark Rose did a 7 mile multi-terrain event around South Buckinghamshire. Still nursing his knee but got round in 57:11.
Parkrun 27th April 2019 27/4/2019
The last parkrun of April.
Deene Park - Northants Series (5K) 24/4/2019
Karen Eke completed the first event at the Northants 5K Race Series at Deene Park in 32:04.
Parkrun 20th April 2019 23/4/2019
A busy Easter Saturday parkrun.
Chasewater Easter Egg 10K 23/4/2019
Mark Rose did the Chasewater Easter Egg 10K, a lovely 2 laps around Chasewater Country Park near Cannock.
Sharky and John 22/4/2019
A huge well done to John Eales for completing his 100th marathon and joining the elite 100 Marathon Club. An equal shout out for the legendary Sharky for also doing the 10 marathons in 10 day challenge. We're all in awe of both of you.
Stanwick 10K 21/4/2019
The traditional Easter Monday Stanwick 10K is a great way to kick of the NRRL series. Well done to everyone who took part on a hot day, especially to Jo who was 3rd lady.
Northampton Cakeathon 20/4/2019
Mark Rose did the Northampton Cakeathon on Easter Saturday. If you love running and you love cake, why wouldn't you?
Well done to Karen Shakespeare for earning a huge bar of chocolate at the Chocathon Marathon.
St Albans Easter 10K 19/4/2019
Bob Fuller did the St Albans Easter 10K in 57:11.
PJs on the Path 16/4/2019
Karen Shakespeare accompanied Sharky in his 10 in 10 marathon challenge, running 15K at the PJs on the Path in 2:22:29.
Brighton Marathon 14/4/2019
Well done to the Brighton Marathon runners. A huge PB for Charlotte and Louise's first NRR race.
Draycote 10 14/4/2019
Well done to Roger and Karen for completing the Draycote 10 miler.
Paris Marathon 14/4/2019
Chris and Debbie went to Paris to take on the beautiful Paris Marathon.
Quirky Races Easter Chocolate Run 14/4/2019
It's all about running around for an hour, chasing chocolate for Alan Wadsworth who did the Quirky Races Easter Chocolate Run in time for Easter.
Sheffield Half Marathon 14/4/2019
Robert Donovan did the Sheffield Half Marathon in 2:12:39.
Valleys and Views LDWA 14/4/2019
Darren and Suzanne Baldwin did the 26 mile route and Elaine Palmer and Dave Blackburn did 16 miles at the Valleys and Views LDWA (Orienteering Self Nav) event.
Boston Marathon 14/4/2019
Chris McFaul and Pete Moor made the trip to the states to complete the iconic Boston Marathon.
Parkrun 13th April 2019 13/4/2019
How do you know it's Easter? Parkrunners go on tour!
Grand Union Half 7/4/2019
Robert Hemingway ran in the Grand Union Half in 1.33.20 finishing 9th.
Scenic 6 7/4/2019
Karen Shakespeare did the Scenic 6 (6 mile) in 1:03:49.
Manchester Marathon 7/4/2019
Wow! Check out the times of our amazing members at the Manchester Marathon at the weekend.
Regency 10K 7/4/2019
Mark Rose did the Regency 10K at Leamington Spa, a beautiful course, in 47:07.
Parkrun 30th March 2019 6/4/2019
Well done to Pete Moor on his 200th parkrun.
Parkrun 6th April 2019 6/4/2019
Well done to Charlotte who was first lady.
Magic Mile 6/4/2019
Rose of the Shires Ultra 6/4/2019
Well done to our Michael Williams for completing another ultra and volunteers for completing and marshalling at this wonderful local ultra event.
Obelisk 'Obble 2019 31/3/2019
A record turn out of nearly 100 runners got up early and joined in this years Obelisk 'Obble. New routes were designed to show off the local scenery and we were blessed with good weather which always helps. 1st home of the 23 milers was guest Pete Faulkner from Brackley and Dist. in 3hrs 15. Pete was followed in by Michael Williams and Rob Hemingway of NRR. The 16 milers were led back by Charlotte Yarker and Ilir Brecani of NRR in 2hrs 30.mins. Everyone gone back safe and sound and all seemed to enjoy their runs. Lots of guest runners from many local clubs found their way around our patch and helped make the day. Special praise is required for Paula and her band of bakers and helpers who put on a great buffet at the finish. Donations of over £300 for Cynthia Spenser Hospice was the icing on the cake for another great day. We will be back for another Asterix Amble in Oct/Nov time and the Obelisk 'Obble will return again next year.
Bedford Autodrome Running Grand Prix 31/3/2019
Mark Rose did the 10K at the Bedford Running Grand Prix in extremely windy conditions which meant half the course was like running though treacle! He got round in 47:46 coming 6th in his age category.
Oakley 20 24/3/2019
A famous pre-spring marathon training run for many (or to simple get a challenge point).
Coventry Half Marathon 24/3/2019
Well done to the NRR members for completing the Coventry Half Marathon.
Parkrun 23rd March 2019 23/3/2019
Chiltern Marathon 23/3/2019
Ronnie and Wendy Ambrose took part in the LDWA Chiltern Marathon. They decided to do the 15 mile route this time (turned out to be just over 16 miles!). More lovely countryside to explore as we followed the written instructions, perfect weather too!
Lulworth Cove Trail Ultra 23/3/2019
Well done to Elaine Palmer for completing the Lulworth Cove Trail Ultra, a beautiful 33 mile event. (8:24:49)
Bigfoot Challenge 19/3/2019
Another marathon for Karen Shakespeare, the Bigfoot Challenge (6:10:02).
Milton Keynes Festival of Running 17/3/2019
Well done to the NRR members who took part in the three distances at MK.
Oundle 20 17/3/2019
Another great local race and great results for Andy and Dawn plus Charlotte was 4th in her age category.
Windsor and Eton 15K 17/3/2019
Karen Shakespeare found another random event for the challenge, the Windsor and Eton 15K (1:31:58)
Chiltern Canter 16/3/2019
The Chiltern Kanter is another LDWA classic. A map reading exercise to add to the hills and muddy tracks and on a nicer day views from Ivinghoe Beacon and The Ridgeway would have been panoramic.
Parkrun 16th March 2019 16/3/2019
Ashbourne 10 10/3/2019
Another age catagory win for Charlotte Yarker at the Ashbourne 10 Mile (1:15:21).
The Grizzly 10/3/2019
Well done to our Grizzly runners for conquering this iconic route.
The Peatling Challenge 10/3/2019
A 7 mile or 13 mile off-road challenge in the beautiful countryside of Leicestershire. You can even do the 1 mile fun run first if you want an extra NRR Challenge Point.
Sandy 10K 10/3/2019
Mick Conroy and John Gibbins did the RSPB Sandy 10K.
Parkrun 9th March 2019 9/3/2019
A huge turnout at our local Northampton Parkrun.
Anglesey Half Marathon 3/3/2019
Andy Shaw grabbed a brilliant PB of 1:27:47 at the Anglesey Half Marathon.
Berkhamsted Half Marathon 3/3/2019
Well done to Tony Letts who finished 16th overall and 1st M50 at the Berkhamsted Half Marathon in 1:22:25.
Stowe Winter Trail 12k 3/3/2019
Simon Taylor completed event number 3 in the Stowe Winter Trail 12k series - 57:39.
Parkrun 2nd March 2019 2/3/2019
Various parkrun locations.
Dirt Run Round 2 24/2/2019
Karen Shakespeare completed the Dirt Run Round 2 (15k) in 1:36:50.
Naseby 1645 24/2/2019
Well done to Andy Lack for winning his age category and to everyone who did this random distance. Lots of PBs.
Wokingham Half Marathon 24/2/2019
Sarah Mcgarry had a great run at the Wokingham Half Marathon in a time of 1:43:19.
New Forest Challenge 24/2/2019
Ronnie and Wendy Ambrose completed the New Forest Challenge on Sunday, a 26 mile self navigating event. A beautiful day with some tricky navigating with all the various pathways but really enjoyable. Completed in 5 hours and 46 minutes!
Parkrun 23rd February 2019 23/2/2019
Dirty Dozen 23/2/2019
Roger Taylor did the Dirty Dozen at Cannock Chase in 1:40:00.
Jaw Dropper 23/2/2019
Well done to Sharky for arranging another NRR tour to Walton on Thames on 23rd February for the Jaw Dropper, a multi lap timed event.
Stourbridge Stagger 17/2/2019
Well done to Mark Rose who was 1st male vet at the Stourbridge Stagger. Sounds like a pub crawl but it was actually a 7K, very undulating and very muddy "multi-terrain" event. Mark was 4th overall in a time of 34:18.
Welly Trail 17/2/2019
A beautiful day for a beautiful route around Castle Ashby. Well done to our members who took part in the 10K and half (ish) routes).
Milton Keynes Winter 10K 17/2/2019
Well done to our members for taking on MK.
Prestwold Hall Leicestershire Half Marathon 17/2/2019
Well done to Charlotte Davis for a great PB at the Prestwold Hall Leicestershire Half Marathon in 1:56:19.
Parkrun 16th February 2019 16/2/2019
The all new Towcester parkrun.
Dorney Lakes (15k) 16/2/2019
Bob Fuller was racing again! Today it was the Dorney Lakes (15k) in a time of 1:21:50 and a PB.
Cannock 5 mile 10/2/2019
Bob Fuller ran the Cannock 5 mile in 1:15:51 and Karen Shakespeare did the 10 mile in 2:04:13.
Stowe Trail Run Series 10/2/2019
Well done to our three NRR members who did the second in the Stowe Trail Run Series.
Parkrun 8th February 2019 8/2/2019
Big Bear Challenge 7/2/2019
Bob Fuller did the Big Bear Challenge, a 16.5 miles multi lap in 2:49:59.
Leicester Winter Series 5K 6/2/2019
Mark Rose did the Leicester Winter Series 5K, ambling around in 23:05 (4th in age category.)
Charnwood Hills Fell Race 3/2/2019
Jocelyn Granger and Tony Letts completed the beautiful and challenging Charnwood Hills Fell Race. A 14 mile route through the Leicestershire countryside.
Parkrun 2nd February 2019 2/2/2019
The weather conditions got the better of some parkruns but it didn't get the better of these members who went in search of their Saturday morning 5K fix.
15k Dirt Run 27/1/2019
Bob Fuller completed the 15k Dirt Run at Irchester Country Park.
Stonehenge Stomp 27/1/2019
Ronnie and Wendy Ambrose did the Stonehenge Stomp which is either a marathon or a dance.
Gayton 10K 27/1/2019
A lovely local event around Blisworth and Gayton with a few hills for good measure.
Delapre Cross Country 27/1/2019
Well done to all the NRR at Delapre on Sunday (running and supporting) for the last race of the 3 Counties Cross Country series.
Parkrun 26th January 26/1/2019
From Kent to Down Under...and more.
Gato Sports Head Torch 10k 23/1/2019
Bob Fuller did the strangely named Gato Sports Head Torch 10k in 1:00:10.
Folkworth 15 21/1/2019
Well done to Andy Lack who was 2nd in his age category at the Folkworth 15.
Abingdon 10K 20/1/2019
Mark Rose did the Abingdon 10K. A very strange race as was a mixture of laps of the track followed by laps of v muddy parkland. So like two races in one! Trundled round in 49.46 gaining around half a stone of mud on each foot!
The Octavian Droobers Long Course 20/1/2019
A group from NRR did 7K orienteering event at Daventry Country Park on Sat 19th Jan. We all found our way round and left nobody behind in the woods.
St Albans Striders Fred Hughes (10 Mile) 20/1/2019
Bob Fuller completed the St Albans Striders Fred Hughes 10 Mile in 1:29:06.
Stowe Winter Trail 6K 20/1/2019
Karen Shakespeare did the lovely Stowe Winter Trail 6K in 38:19.
Northants County XC Championships 19/1/2019
Charlotte Davis participated in the Northants County XC Championships representing Northampton. She came 11th and qualified for the Anglian Trophy Inter County XC (and maybe might make it to English Schools?!) Now to actually buy a pair of spikes.
Parkrun 19th January 19/1/2019
Redway Runners timed track mile 16/1/2019
Karen Shakespeare did the Redway Runners timed track mile 8.23.
Ampthill Cross Country 13/1/2019
Another great turnout for cross country fun. The NRR men's team finished in a respectable 6th too.
Parkrun 12th January 2019 12/1/2019
Latest parkrun results.
Country to Capital Ultra 12/1/2019
Well done to the NRR team for completing this 45K ultra from Herfordshire to London.
Start Me Up Half Marathon 7/1/2019
Karen Shakespeare endured 7 boring laps around Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, Middlesex, to complete the Rolling Stones themed "Start Me Up" half marathon in a time of 2:38:27.
Woodcote 10k 6/1/2019
Adrian Matthews did Woodcote 10k
Polar Night Half 6/1/2019
Pete Moor and Bryan Oglivie did the Polar Night Half Marathon in Tromsø. What an experience!
East Hanningfield Trail Marathon 6/1/2019
Sharky did the East Hanningfield Trail Marathon
Parkrun 5th January 2019 5/1/2019
First Parkrun Saturday of 2019.
New Years Day Parkrun 1/1/2019
The first one of the year.
Peterborough 10K 31/12/2018
One of the last runs of the year.
Ely 10k 31/12/2018
Sarah Mcgarry did the Ely 10k on New Year's Eve in 47:29.
West Bromwich Harriers Winter Warmer 30/12/2018
Bob Fuller did the West Bromwich Harriers Winter Warmer 5 mile in 46:14.
Parkrun 29th December 2018 29/12/2018
The last parkrun of the year.
GBC marathon 28/12/2018
Sharky managed to sneak in a final long run of the year at the GBC marathon in Suffolk on 28th December.
Pirton Boxing Day Turkey Run 26/12/2018
Bob Fuller dusted off the Christmas cobwebs for the Pirton Boxing Day Turkey Run (24:59)
Christmas Day Parkrun 25/12/2018
A bit of running before lots of eating.
Parkrun 22nd December 2018 22/12/2018
Last parkrun before Christmas.
Wem Winter Wonderland 22/12/2018
Ronnie and Wendy completed the Wem Winter Wonderland on Saturday 22nd December in just under 5 hours. A 22/23 mile run through the Shropshire countryside on a lovely mild, sunny morning! Plenty of mud and soggy fields to run through with a lovely friendly group of organisers and runners...food and a Christmas gift at the finish too!!
North Herts Cross Country 16/12/2018
Event three of the Three Counties Cross Country Series and it's the festive trip to North Herts.
Santa Run at Draycote 16/12/2018
Bob Fuller did the Santa Run at Draycote in 44:01.
Parkrun 15th December 2018 15/12/2018
Another December parkrun day.
Hooky Christmas Canter 13/12/2018
Karen Shakespeare did the Hooky Christmas Canter, a cross country, in 1:27:30.
MK Winter Half 9/12/2018
Mince Pie Run 9/12/2018
James Thorpe and Karen Shakespeare did the Mince Pie Run at Billing Aquadrome dressed as Santa and Miss Santa. They were among the few who actually ate all 5 mince pies while running.
Nether Heyford Santa Run 8/12/2018
If there's an excuse to dress up then Karen Shakespeare is there. The Nether Heyford Santa Run (Relay).
Parkrun 8th December 2018 8/12/2018
Lots of tourists this week.
Leicester City 5K Series 5/12/2018
Bob Fuller did another event at the Leicester City 5K Series in 28:05.
Christmas Bear Marathon 3/12/2018
Karen Shakespeare completed the Christmas Bear Marathon in 6:11:45.
Angkor Wat International Half Marathon 2/12/2018
When in Asia, why not take on the delights of the the city by running around it? Well done to Helen Hubber for running the Angkor Wat International Half Marathon in 2:53:44.
Bedford Harriers Half Marathon 2/12/2018
Another well established favourite on the NRR race calendar.
Nottingham Christmas 1 mile 2/12/2018
Bob Fuller was feeling festive completing the Nottingham Christmas 1 mile (8:40) and the Nottingham Christmas 5K (26:2 PB)
Valencia Marathon 2/12/2018
A massive well done to Sarah McGarry for a huge PB at the Valencia Marathon. Her time, 3:43:39.
Watlington 10K Hill Race 2/12/2018
A favourite for Jocelyn and she was joined by Seb and Vicki.
Parkrun 1st December 1/12/2018
Derby 10 25/11/2018
Bob Fuller is flying! Another PB of 1:25:47 at the Derby 10 (mile).
Wellingborough Cross Country 25/11/2018
Another grand turnout from NRR for the local Wellingborough Cross Country. With plenty of climbs and stream crossings, the reward of cake was welcome at the end.
Gatliff Marathon Challenge 25/11/2018
Wendy and Ronnie completed the Gatliff Marathon Challenge on Sunday 25th November. The Gatliff has different routes each year through rural countryside (Surrey and Kent) using footpaths and tracks. The objective is to complete the distance within 10 hours following written directions (tricky in places!) and reporting at checkpoints. We completed the 35k route which actually turned out to be just over 27 miles in 6 hours 49 minutes! Lovely countryside with a fair amount of mud, fields and good views even with a bit of drizzle!
Parkrun 10th November 2018 24/11/2018
Even as far as Poland.
Mega Marathon 18/11/2018
Well done to Karen Shakespeare who did her first marathon, called the Mega Marathon in 5:41:07.
Peterborough 10 18/11/2018
Matt Bushell completed the Peterborough 10 Mile in 1:18:38.
The Astrix Amble 18/11/2018
Well done to the 50 runners who took part in the NRR Astrix Amble. The weather was great, scenery fantastic and £325 was raised for charity.
St Neots Half Marathon 18/11/2018
An always popular race on the NRR calendar. Well done to Brian and Simon for PBs.
Wendover Woods 50 Mile 18/11/2018
Well done to Suzanne Baldwin for completing her first 50 mile ultra.
Conwy Half Marathon 18/11/2018
Well done to Andy Rosewell for his Welsh half marathon adventure (1:35:40).
Fulham 10K 18/11/2018
Adam Bull did the Fulham 10km on Sunday 18th with a time of 54:02.
Parkrun 17th November 2018 17/11/2018
Remembrance Sunday Marathon 11/11/2018
Well done to the marathoners who made the trip to Walton on Thames.
Parkrun 10th November 2018 10/11/2018
Seagrave Wolds Challenge 10/11/2018
The 16ish mile off-road challenge is always popular with the apple crumble lovers.
The Leicester City 5K Winter Series 7/11/2018
Bob Fuller did the The Leicester City 5k Winter Series - Race 1 in 31:07.
Rockingham 10 6/11/2018
Some excellent results at Rockingham but star of the day was Charlotte finishing second lady overall and 1st in her age category with an eight minute PB.
Northants Road Running League 6/11/2018
Well done to everyone who took part in the Northants Road Running League events over the year. NRR were Overall 2nd in the team results, the Ladies also 2nd and the Men 4th. Brilliant effort. Below are those who completed the series.
Rushden Lakes 5K 6/11/2018
Andy Rosewell, Mitchell Baines, Mark Manning and James Thorpe all completed the Rushden Lakes 5K.
Leeds Abbey Dash 10K 4/11/2018
Well done to Sarah McGarry in the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k - 45:13 PB
Marlow 7 mile 4/11/2018
Bob Fuller raced again, the Marlow 7 mile in 1:07:56 PB.
Dunstable Cross Country 4/11/2018
The first of five events in the Three Counties Cross saw 39 NRR members take on the challenging, hilly course which was less muddy than previous years. Well done to everyone, from the first timers to the seasoned pros.
Parkrun 3rd November 2018 3/11/2018
100th parkruns for Alan, Wendy and Ronnie.
Magic Mile 3/11/2018
November Magic Mile
Dash to the Finish Line 3/11/2018
Karen Shakespeare did the Dash to the Finish Line a 5K in 28:58.
Winter Wolf Run 3/11/2018
Roger Taylor took part in the Winter Wolf Run OCR.
Beachy Head Marathon 29/10/2018
811 Jocelyn Granger 5:02:14 929 Mark Lewis 5:13:55 932 Wendy Ambrose 5:13:01 933 Ronnie Ambrose 5:13:01 2084 Mark Kennedy 7:55:53 2085 Julie Kennedy 7:55:54
Rugby Half Marathon 28/10/2018
Bob Fuller 1:54:39 PB Jon Dilworth 1:56:19 Debbie Holmes 2:05:00
Dublin Marathon 28/10/2018
Justin Yorke 4:43:52 PB Dawn Bailham 4:43:52 PB
Holdenby Cross Country Run 28/10/2018
Karen Shakespeare 1:12:56
Parkrun 27th October 2018 27/10/2018
Wimbledon Common parkrun 225 Tom SULLIVAN 26:21 Banbury parkrun 43 Ian HUGHES 22:17 Trelissick parkrun 91 James THORPE 31:48 Northampton parkrun 6 Norbert MIHALIK 17:31 8 Ilir BRECA 17:54 28 Andy LACK 20:13 34 Richard WILD 20:52 36 Robert HOLDING 21:14 53 Mark MANNING 22:37 63 Jonathan CORNWELL 22:57 165 Sue BRITTEN 26:18 263 Helen BLACKBURN 29:14 396 Peter WATSON 35:03 Kettering parkrun 204 John EALES 28:07 371 Claire EALES 33:20 Market Harborough parkrun 103 Nicholas WILSON 23:55 Huddersfield parkrun 63 Mark GARRETT 21:38 492 Sally GARRETT 34:10 Peterborough parkrun 201 Elaine PALMER 26:12 264 Rachel PALMER 28:08 Sixfields Upton parkrun 7 Andrew ROSEWELL 19:53
Snowdonia Marathon 27/10/2018
189 Jo Windrum 3:34:19 417 Pete Moor 3:52:53 588 Michael Williams 4:03:37 - PB 569 Dan Clifft 4:02:44 748 Sarah Mcgarry 4:12:58 749 Shaun Ledington 4:12:58 1057 Seb Perry 4:29:54 1142 Owen Jones 4:34:39 1178 Gavin Harris 4:36:15 1258 Michael Hollowell 4:40:55 1246 Alan Wadsworth 4:40:26 1305 Matt Bushell 4:43:40 1404 Bryan Ogilvie 4:49:54 1431 Mark Nicholls 4:51:20 1432 Darren Byfield 4:51:21 1433 Andy Cottrell 4:51:22 1515 John Eales 4:55:54
Hallowine Run 26/10/2018
Karen Shakespeare 36:01
Parkrun 20th October 2018 23/10/2018
From Carlisle to France.
Water of Life Half Marathon 23/10/2018
Bob Fuller did the beautiful and challenging Water of Life Half Marathon in 2:03:06.
Ampthill 10K XC 21/10/2018
Well done to Roger Taylor for running the Ampthill 10K (Cross Country) in 57:10.
Henley Half Marathon 21/10/2018
Peter Moor 1:31:58
Daventry 10K 14/10/2018
A good turnout at the Daventry 10K, another local race that has returned to the running calendar.
Ridgeway Run 14/10/2018
12 NRR members turned out at the Ridgeway 15K at Tring. A wet day for an off-road run.
Yorkshire 10 14/10/2018
Peter Moor and Bob Fuller made the trip north for the Yorkshire 10. Well done to Bob for another PB.