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Beachy Head Celebrations and 10k Elation

There were a handful of Folkestone Running Club members out and about in the late October weather.  Triumphant, super fast Tom Millard, who only recently bagged an amazing PB of 02:30:01 three weeks ago at the Lake Dorney Marathon, headed off up to Woodley 10k race in Berkshire. We understand that that it has its … Continue reading Beachy Head Celebrations and 10k Elation

Saxon Shore Successes

After all the excitement of huge club successes in the Lake Dorney and London Virtual marathons last weekend, things were a little quieter on the racing front.  There was however the Saxon Shore half marathon this Sunday. In it’s third year, the runners meandered along the beautiful seafronts of Herne Bay and Whitstable. The gorgeous … Continue reading Saxon Shore Successes

Millard Storms to Marathon Success

Highlights Millard 2:30 marathon PBTyler 2:39 marathon PB Marathons are tough both mentally and physically on the best of days and even more so in strong winds and rain. That didn't put off the many FRC runners who turned out to put in excellent performances around the county and further afield. The two stand out … Continue reading Millard Storms to Marathon Success

League Wins, Masterful running and run repeat

Highlights Tyler & Matcham take firsts in Lockdown LeagueMasters Relay strong showingRunning around the clock BMAF 5K Virtual Relay The British Masters Athletic Federation (BMAF), a federation of UK athletics clubs for athletes 35 and older, ran their 5K relay championship as a virtual race from 14 to 20 June. The club entered teams in … Continue reading League Wins, Masterful running and run repeat

Folkestone running club – race report weekend 31 May 2020

Highlights Lockdown Running League #FRCWhiteweek As we move into the 10th week of lockdown following the uncertainty of the global pandemic Folkestone running club continues to be focused and united as the weeks go by. We reported last time how we were and still are adhering to government guidelines, social distancing by lone running (now … Continue reading Folkestone running club – race report weekend 31 May 2020

FRC update by Caroline Curtis

Folkestone running club – Weekend 28th March 2020  Folkestone running club would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the local newspapers for providing media coverage for our runners who take part in so many different events, who all have different abilities, but bring so much to the club. It is with sadness we find ourselves in these unprecedentedtimes, and whilst we are obeying the … Continue reading FRC update by Caroline Curtis