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Festive runs, cross-country championships and an Ultra-marathon or two.

Well done to everyone who took part in Saturday’s Kent Vets XC championships. The men’s Vet 50 race was first in the programme with Kris Klidzia in fine form finishing in 7th place on the 8k course. Kris was followed by Paul Bartlett in 37th place in his first outing as a Vet50. Torben Jessen … Continue reading Festive runs, cross-country championships and an Ultra-marathon or two.

Folkestone Half Marathon, Bristol and Weymouth Ironman.

Today saw another very warm half marathon with a strong representation from our Club runners. There were PB's for Phil Maul, Hazel Green and Martin Murray and Lisa Smith with a course PB for Kate Lancefield. Krzysztof Klidzia was the first FRC runner home in 4th place while Helen Webb, Hazel Green and Louisa Eede … Continue reading Folkestone Half Marathon, Bristol and Weymouth Ironman.

Fantastic PB’s at a very warm Paddock Wood Half Marathon.

After a delay of 18 months the Paddock Wood Half Marathon took place on a uncharacteristically hot day for this summer but it didn't stop some amazing performances from our members. Rob Collier and Paul Barrett ran PB's in really tough conditions while Ivana Collier continued her run of PB races to finish 7th out … Continue reading Fantastic PB’s at a very warm Paddock Wood Half Marathon.

Canterbury Half and the Juniors have been in action!

The Canterbury Half marathon took place on Bank Holiday Monday with three Folkestone runners taking on the challenging course. First back was Greg Dixon in a time of 1:41:56 and in 54th position overall. John O’Hara was next back in 2:04:24 followed by Louise Fowler in 2:34:10.  The Juniors were out in force this weekend … Continue reading Canterbury Half and the Juniors have been in action!

The Vitality Big Half and 7th Anniversary of the Folkestone Parkrun.

The Vitality Big Half took place this weekend and saw a flurry of excellent results for our runners. Leading the field for Folkestone was Henry Axon in a time of 1:19:12 in 236th place overall, a PB by 4 secs. He was followed by Patrick Hughes in 1:27:07 and Nick Bryant in a PB time … Continue reading The Vitality Big Half and 7th Anniversary of the Folkestone Parkrun.

The Rye Summer Classic Series race 2 and Park Run results

A relatively quiet week of racing in comparison to the typical British Summer weather! Friday night saw race 2 of the Rye series, held along a windy harbour course with Paul Bartlett and Coach Catherine O'Connor representing the Club. Paul finished in 6th place overall and 3rd in his age category: Vet 45 in a … Continue reading The Rye Summer Classic Series race 2 and Park Run results