Weekend round-up : 22/23 MAR

The highlight event of the Cornish weekend was the inaugural running of The Dark, a fourteen mile two lapped race around Cardinham Woods in, erm, the dark. The weather held, mercifully, for the 238 who completed the race, which boasted over 1,000ft of ascent per lap of the Bodmin Beast Read more…

Weekend round-up : 15/16 MAR

Running The Falmouth Half Marathon was the highlight of the weekend, with over 400 runners taking part on the hilly course. Perfect conditions helped produce several PB’s, but at the front of the pack the race was between two runners. By half way, Justin Thomas (CAC) and last year’s winner Read more…

Weekend round-up : 8/9 MAR

The main event of note this weekend was the understandably oversubscribed mudfest Grizzly 2014, in Seaton, which seemed to draw most Cornish runners not worrying about twisting an ankle before their big spring marathon! Nearly 2,000 Grizzly and Cub runners enjoyed sunshine and mud on Sunday, with Cornwall’s runners out Read more…

Weekend round-up : 1/2 MAR

It was the first big weekend of road racing this week, with the Reading and Bath Half Marathons attracting big fields. Nearer to home, the Bideford Half Marathon drew many Cornish runners looking to test their race legs before the big spring marathons. For mud-hoppers, there were the attractions of the Wild Night Read more…