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Around and About (15th September 2019)

Newton’s Fraction half marathon Bobbie Sauerzapf reports: Well organised trot in the countryside around Grantham on Sunday 8 September. Two humongous hills but a cracking day for a run.  Chris Chorley 64 1.37.41 chip/1.38.00 gun, Bobbie 195 1.59.44/2.00.07 Both first in age category. Kings of the Castle Paul Bird reports: On Thursday (12 Sep) we ran the […]

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Around and about (1st September 2019)

Stu’s 300th Stuart Young reports: Thank you to the 45 black dogs and others who came along and shared some cake (courtesy of Alice and Louise) and a few laughs. As someone pointed out “that is a lot of Saturday morning lay-ins you could’ve had”. Marham 5k Bobbie Sauerzapf reports: Chris and I ran this 5km […]

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Around and About (4th August 2019)

Club 5k Handicap Ken Hurst reports: The fifth and penultimate race of our monthly 5k Handicap season produced some great running on a warm evening and a hatful of PBs and course PBs. Edging ever closer to the perfect straight line handicap finish, everyone crossed the finish line in a span of a little over […]

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Around and About (30th June 2019)

Summer Series 10k – Race 2 Ken Hurst reports: Wednesday saw a turnout of 245 local athletes enjoying near perfect conditions for the second of our Summer Series of three evening 10k races. With 51 Black Dogs making up a bumper 20 per cent of the field, Jo Andrews was first lady home and sixth […]

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Around and about (23rd June 2019)

Speed of Light 5k Tony Morley reports: Lowestoft’s new Festival of Light this weekend also saw the first running of this 5k race on the promenade today (Sunday), using a flatter profile than the parkrun route.  Hot, breezy conditions made a tough but enjoyable run for the 10 Black Dogs, with great support from the […]

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