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A long time ago…Chevy Chase

Not only is this a fabulous race report by Matt Walker, but it’s also a perfect excuse to reference one of my all time favourite films, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, which features the american comedian Chevy Chase. Check it out! Anyway, back to the race report. Make yourself a cuppa, sit yersel down and enjoy. …

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A long time ago…Lambton

This week’s blast from the past had a happy ending in more ways than one   Lambton Challenge 10K Sunday, 29th June 2014 Report by Michael Nemeth   The pre-race left me feeling slightly out of my comfort zone. I was stood alone seeing a lot of clubs surrounded by their team mates. Seeing them …

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A long time ago…Blaydon (Pt II)

T’was the ninth of Joon. Which can only mean one thing…another Blaydon race report. This one dates back to 2011 and is courtesy of former member Elsbeth Lawson. NEHL Blaydon Cross Country Saturday 26th November 2011 Report by Elsbeth Lawson I got up on Saturday morning pleased to see that it was neither raining or as …

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A long time ago…Blaydon

For our next old race report, we go back to the 2012 Blaydon races. The event was memorable for a number of reasons, most notably the club debut of Steve Cairns.   Blaydon Races Saturday June 9th 2012 Report by Steve Cairns   View from the front: Well just behind it actually: Kenny had been …

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A long time ago…Liverpool

Our second terrific June race report comes the 2016 Liverpool Marathon, where Georgia Wilding went PB hunting.   Rock and Roll Liverpool Marathon Sunday 29 May 2016 Report by Georgia Wilding   Started the Sunday morning in the youth hostel kitchen with a whole host of other runners and took the short walk to the …

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A long time ago…Bamburgh

And so we roll into June, and there’s some terrific race reports coming up from past events in that month. The first report we’re revisiting is Tom Charlton’s write-up from the Bamburgh 10K (2015). Take it away Tom.   Bamburgh 10K Sunday, 14th June 2015 Report by Tom Charlton   After having nursed a cold …

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A long time ago…Edinburgh (again)

Looking through all the old race reports from the Edinburgh Marathon Festival, I really was spoilt for choice in terms of what to re-publish on the website – there really are so many great reports to choose from. So I’m taking the easy option and showing a different one every day over this Bank Holiday …

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A long time ago…Edinburgh

This weekend should have seen the running of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival, a joyous two days consisting of a whole host of races around the streets of Edinburgh and surrounding area. Sadly, due to the covid-19 pandemic currently affecting the country, the festival has been delayed until September, but to raise our spirits, we have …

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A long time ago…Prague

We’re skipping back five years to May 2015, and revisiting the Prague Marathon. Completing a marathon is always a special occasion, but for Steve and Mary Pattison, that year’s Prague Marathon was memorable in more ways than one.   Volkswagen Prague Marathon Sunday 3rd May 2015 Report by Steve Pattison   Back in January I …

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