• October 13, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Oct 7th - Oct 13th

    Vests on Tour Greek/Italian Cruise Rhodes Washington DC Disney’s Port Orleans Resort, Orlando parkrun It was a quieter week for PBs due to cross country but there were still four to report with Daniel Pearce finishing in 26:22, Jayne Jones in 26:27, Chloe Dickinson-Morris in 26:46 and Joanne ...more
  • September 29, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Sep 23rd - Sep 29th

    The Couch to 10kers Some of the runners that successfully completed the C210k AND completed the Swansea Bay 10k last weekend met up on Tuesday to show that they're all still keen to keep on running. Hopefully some of them will enlist in the Green Army in the near future. Vests on Tour Fethiye, Turkey Limone sul ...more
  • September 22, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Sep 16th - Sep 22nd

    Vests on Tour Washington DC New York City Cervia 10k Night Run In preparation for Ironman Itlay, Mike Matthews took part in the Cervia 10k Night Run and was joined by Caroline to ensure that he didn't overdo it ;) parkrun There were four PBs to report including a big PB for Suzie. Marcus ...more
  • September 15, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Sep 9th - Sep 15th

    Vests On Tour Gimbet, Tukey Lake Titisee Mullion Cove, Cornwall Aveiro, Portugal Tenby parkrun There were four PBs to report this week with Gavin Patterson finishing in 17:53, Daniel Price in 21:01, Mick Kelly in  25:09 and Beth James in 25:37. parkrun Tourists Wepre Sam and Sian were in ...more
  • September 8, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Sep 2nd - Sep 8th

    Vests on Tour Cala Millor, Islas Baleares, Spain Pefkos, Rhodes Rhodes   Castle Combe Duathlon Well done to Steve Hamer for getting scoring a PB at the Castle Combe Duathlon this week. Newport Five The inaugural Newport Five took place on Friday evening in aid of St David's Hospice. ...more
  • September 1, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Aug 26th - Sep 1st

    Vests on Tour Rhosilli Salou Weston-super-Mare Machen Mountain Race Machen Mountain Race regulars Darren and Bobbie ascended and descend the mountain on Bank Holiday Monday with Bobbie taking a win in her age category. Thanks to Richard Sheehy for the photo. parkrun There were three PBs to ...more
  • August 25, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Aug 19th - Aug 25th

    2019 Müller British Athletics Championships It was a huge day for Lauren Cooper on Saturday competing in the 3000m Steeplechase at the 2019 Müller British Athletics Championships! Up against a VERY good field, Lauren did amazing finishing 5th place in what must have been an amazing experience for her. ...more
  • August 18, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Aug 12th - Aug 18th

    Vest on Tour Kos Lagos, Portugal Palma Nova Rose Inn Series: Race 4 Well done to Nicola Jukes who took 1st FV45 in the final race of the 2019 Rose Inn Races Series. Steve Jones 1 Mile Race Series The last race in the Steve Jones Mile Race Series took place on Friday. It's August, it's in ...more
  • August 11, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, Aug 5th - Aug 11th

    GLCL Road Series Finale The GLCL Road Series drew to a close this week with the final race taking place in Cwmbran. The men started the race in a strong position at the top of division A and with outstanding performances from the guys they finished first overall in the series along with 1st in the Men's B and C ...more
  • August 4, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, July 29th - Aug 4th

    Vests on Tour Zakynthos Marseillan Plage Murder Mile The very tough Murder Mile took place on Friday evening and there were a number of club members who willingly paid to run/walk/crawl up the VERY steep hill. At least there was a beer at the end. Thanks to Mike Kelly for the cracking photo of ...more
  • July 28, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, July 22nd - July 28th

    Vests on Tour Crete SSAFA 5k There was a good turnout at the SSAFA 5k on Wednesday although looks like someone may have forgotten their vest ;) Hayley scored a PB finishing in 21:23, Nic won her age category and Lauren won 1st female! Thanks to Paul Stillman for the photos.   park...more
  • July 21, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, July 15th - July 21st

    Welsh Masters Brecon 800m Welsh Masters Champion A big congratulations to Sarah Coote who was crowned 800m Welsh Masters Champion this weekend and also scored a 4 second PB in the process. 5000m Welsh Masters Champion Good to see that Lee recovered from his night out at the Nag's Head on Friday to take the top ...more
  • July 7, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, July 1st - July 7th

    Vests on Tour Mauritius GLCL Road Series Race 4 Around 70 turned out on Tuesday for the fourth fixture in the GLCL Road Race Series. Everyone did outstanding with Men's A, B and C teams coming first and the women's A, B and C teams coming second. Age Category Accolades Jamie Parry – 1st ...more
  • June 30, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, June 24th - June 30th

    Vests on Tour Julian Alps, Slovenia Coba Mayan Ruins, Mexico Cyprus San Siro, Milan Dubai Crealy Theme Park & Resort Blade Runner There was a good turnout from the Green Army on Wednesday for the Blade Runner race. Congratulations to Nicola Jukes for taking the prize for 1st Lady. 1st ...more
  • June 23, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, June 17th - June 23rd

    Vests on Tour Samaria Gorge, Crete Tuscany, Italy Old Trafford Lagos, Portugal Torfaen Sprint Relays The inaugural Torfaen Sprint Relay took place at the Olive Tree on Wednesday and the Green Army had a number of teams taking part. SSAFA 5K The SSAFA 5k took place in Cardiff and featured ...more
  • June 16, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, June 10th - June 16th

    Vests on Tour Peles Castle, Romaina Bulgaria Pompeii and Herculaneum Northern Spain Marrakech Rose Inn Race 2 Tuesday saw the second race in the Rose Inn 2019 series and the women's team consisting of Lauren, Hayley and Nic came out top taking the team prize. Thanks to Paul Stillman for the ...more
  • June 2, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, May 27th - June 2nd

    Vests on Tour Ölüdeniz, Turkey Vitality London 10,000 The Jacksons were out in force on Bank Holiday Monday with Hayley, Harry, Peter and Sam all running the Vitality 10000 in London. Also running weer Fudgie and Leigh-Anne Vowles. MDAL Endurance Open Meeting 2, Cwmbran Lauren, Sam, Tom and ...more
  • May 26, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, May 20th - May 26th

    Vests on Tour Can Picafort, Majorca Greece GLCL Road Series: Race 2 (Penallta) Over 100 club members descended on Penallta for the second race in the 2018/19 GLCL Road Race Series with them all doing the club proud. The Men's and Women's A AND B teams all finished top on the day helping the club maintain top ...more
  • May 19, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, May 13th - May 19th

    Rose Inn Series 2019: Race 1 Eight club members took part in the first race in the 2019 Rose Inn Series - Richard Sheehy, Ethan Sayce, Nicola Jukes, Nicky Morgan, Stephen Price, Beth James, Hayley Jackson and Ceri Caswell. Steve Jones 1 Mile Race Series: Race 1 Friday saw the start of the start of ...more
  • May 12, 2019

    Weekly Roundup, May 6th - May 12th

    Vests on Tour Salt Lakes, Cape Verde GLCL Road Series: Parc Bryn Bach The first GLCL Road Series Race of the 2019/20 season took place on Tuesday and as it was on home turf there was an epic turnout with 124 runners (out of 475 in total) competing. There were plenty of excellent runs with Harry Davies coming ...more


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