Sunday, 16 December 2018

The school run that’s good for all

The school run that’s good for all

WITH concerns about an obesity crisis among Britain’s children, one primary school is helping to prevent it. Shiplake Primary School ...

 

Sprint back

THE fifth annual Wargrave sprint triathlon will be held on Sunday, June 23. For more information, visit www.thewargrave triathlon.org

 

Chalmers in fine form

Chalmers in fine form

LUCY CHALMERS helped England win gold in the U16 international pentathalon athletics championships held in Glasgow last Saturday. The ...

 

You’re never too old to run

You’re never too old to run

TWO veteran runners who completed a race from Oxford to Henley in less than seven hours say they want to inspire older people to stay ...

 

What a scream as volunteers dress up for Halloween run

What a scream as volunteers dress up for Halloween run

ORGANISERS and volunteers wore Halloween costumes for the Henley parkrun on Saturday. They came dressed as skeletons, devils, clowns ...

 

England vest for Chalmers

A TEENAGE schoolgirl from Harpsden Bottom has been selected to represent England in the International Indoor Pentathlon Championships ...

 

Runners excited as race day nears

Runners excited as race day nears

RUNNERS of all ages will take part in the 36th Henley half marathon and Henley Standard 10km on Sunday. More than 1,500 people are ...

 

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

MORE than 300 people, including a school headteacher and her parish councillor husband, took part in the 11th annual Frieth Hilly on ...

 

First woman home in 100km race

First woman home in 100km race

A WOMAN from Henley was the first female home in this year’s 100km Thames Path Challenge. Anna Troup, 48, finished seventh overall out ...

 

Babbayan impresses in the heat

A FORMER Henley athlete has recently represented Great Britain in the ITU World Championship Aquathlon. Former Valley Road School, ...

 

Workmates take first two places in 10km

Workmates take first two places in 10km

THE winner of this year’s Wargrave 10km race says he was encouraged to take part by a work colleague who he beat into second place. ...

 

Triathlon day

MORE than 100 people have entered this year’s Wargrave sprint triathlon on Sunday. The competitors will swim 750m in the River Thames ...

 

Wright bags four first place finishes for Gillotts school at area trials

Wright bags four first place finishes for Gillotts school at area trials

GILLOTTS pupils enjoyed success at the recent area athletics trials held at Tilsley Park, Abingdon. Up against pupils from Chiltern ...

 

Sign up for triathlon

THIS year’s Wargrave sprint triathlon will be held on Sunday, June 17. The annual event will see up to 100 people take on a 750m swim ...

 

10km date

PLACES are available for the 36th annual Wargrave 10km race to be held on Sunday, June 10. As well as the main race at 10am, there ...

 

Endurance event back

THOUSANDS of people are expected to take part in an endurance event near Henley. Tough Mudder will return to the Culden Faw estate on ...

 

England call-up for Hodgson

England call-up for Hodgson

A SONNING student has been selected to represent England at the Home Countries and SIAB International. Athlete Sam Hodgson, who ...

 

Three marathons in as many days

A WOMAN who works at the Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed will attempt to run three marathons in three days to raise money for the ...

 

Kidmore Primary take the honours

Kidmore Primary take the honours

KIDMORE END Primary School ran out winners at the Year 3/4 sports hall athletics competition at Henley Leisure Centre. The competition,...

 

England call for Hoskins

England call for Hoskins

HENLEY veteran runner Caroline Hoskins has qualified to represent England, writes David Dibben. Hoskins, who turned 50 at the end of ...