Wednesday, 25 May 2022

International debut at 73

International debut at 73

A RUNNER from Caversham Heights made his England debut at the Chester half marathon last Sunday. David Dibben, 73, was selected to ...

 

Marathon runner to see mum on 100-mile race

Marathon runner to see mum on 100-mile race

A RUNNER who recently completed all the major marathons around the world can’t wait to pass through Henley this weekend in his latest ...

 

Man runs half marathon dressed as rat

Man runs half marathon dressed as rat

A MAN from Sonning Common ran the Reading half marathon dressed as a rat. Paul Hodges, 53, finished in a time of just over two hours ...

 

Half marathon saved by Hawks

Half marathon saved by Hawks

THE Henley half marathon will take place this year after the town’s rugby club came forward to help organise it. Henley Rugby Club has ...

 

Men complete 250km desert run in 39c heat for charities

Men complete 250km desert run in 39c heat for charities

A MAN from Henley came sixth in a gruelling race in the desert and helped raise £18,000 for charity. David Kirk, of Ancastle Green, ...

 

Dad to run half marathon days before his wife is due

Dad to run half marathon days before his wife is due

A MAN taking part in the Henley Half Marathon on Sunday will have an extra spring in his step. Mark Murphy’s wife Rachel is expecting ...

 

Animal lover and butcher to run Marathon for charities

Animal lover and butcher to run Marathon for charities

A WOMAN is to run the London Marathon virtually in aid of a charity that saves dogs. Jo Bell, 54, from Caversham, is one of thousands ...

 

Just 200 sign up for 36th half marathon

Just 200 sign up for 36th half marathon

ORGANISERS of the Henley half marathon are making strides towards becoming plastic-free. Members of Henley Rotary Club and the Rotary ...

 

Man arrives home after 75 marathons in 85 days

Man arrives home after 75 marathons in 85 days

A MAN with cerebral palsy ran 1,900 miles in 85 days and raised more than £20,000 for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, of Reades Lane, ...

 

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

A MAN with cerebral palsy is attempting to run 1,900 miles in 85 days to raise money for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, of Reades Lane, ...

 

Girl’s double marathon for mum’s charity

Girl’s double marathon for mum’s charity

A TEENAGER from Stoke Row raised more than £1,500 for Wyfold Riding for the Disabled by running two marathons in 48 hours. Nicola Lee, ...

 

New husband planning to run 100km over weekend

New husband planning to run 100km over weekend

A MAN from Sonning Common is to take part in an ultra-marathon to raise money for a children’s charity. Will Bevis, 33, of Kennylands ...

 

Teacher completes 2,020km run despite catching covid

Teacher completes 2,020km run despite catching covid

A TEACHER has raised almost £10,000 for charity by running 2,020km, or 1,255 miles, in a year. Ed Bowden, who was appointed head of ...

 

Tight finish in village 10km

Tight finish in village 10km

AN environmental scientist won this year’s Woodcote 10km by just three seconds. Jonathan Westlake, 40, from Emmer Green, was taking ...

 

Chocoholic runner motivated by tragedy

Chocoholic runner motivated by tragedy

WHATEVER else runner and blogger Charlie Watson ended up eating on Christmas Day, there was always going to be chocolate. Chocoholic ...

 

Harris sets personal best time on England debut

Harris sets personal best time on England debut

RUNNERS from Henley, Caversham and Goring put in good performances for England in their respective age groups at the York marathon ...

 

Henley Half Marathon and 10k results

Henley Half Marathon and 10k results

Half marathon Pos Name Time 1 Adam Wood 01:17:03 2 Neal Jeffs 01:20:50 3 Kevin Njoroge 01:22:48 4 Adam Roberts 01:23:58 5 Jamie Copus ...

 

Marathon runners conquer the capital

Marathon runners conquer the capital

A FORMER deputy mayor of Henley completed a personal goal by running the London Marathon. Will Hamilton was among more than 50,000 ...

 

Hoskins sets the pace to secure third England vest

Hoskins sets the pace to secure third England vest

A GRANDMOTHER from Henley has been awarded her third England athletics vest in less than a year. Caroline Hoskins has been invited to ...

 

I’m running marathon for second time in 14 years

I’m running marathon for second time in 14 years

A WOMAN from Wargrave is to run in this year’s London Marathon — 14 years after she took part for the first time. Georgina Kelly, 49, ...

 

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