Monthly Archives: August 2016


RACE RESULTS – Wednesday 27th July

Horsforth Hurtle This was the third of four self-guided trail races near Leeds, each approx 5 - 6 miles long, all starting from country pubs on Wednesday evenings during summer 2016. The Horsforth Hurtle started from The Old Ball in Horsforth. Conditions were pleasant and sunny. 100 runners took part. The race was approximately 5 [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|

Fat Bloke Blogs – The Great North Run. Is It All That?

I’ve run the Great North Run three times. None of them recently.  As we edge towards September 11th though, it’s time for Sir Brendan of Foster to welcome runners to Newcastle again for ‘The Biggest Half Marathon In The World’, this year featuring ‘Double Double’ Olympic Champion Mo Farah (at time of writing) and without [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|