Neil McCover Half Marathon

After last weekend’s spectacular Great Scottish Run, this weekend saw a much more low-key but still very enjoyable race, the Neil McCover Half Marathon organised by the Kirkintilloch Olympians. The race is run in memory of Neil McCover, who was a Superintendent in Strathclyde Police and club chair and coach at Kirkintilloch Olympians, but who …

Great Scottish Run

The weekend of 29-30th September saw Glasgow stage the Great Scottish Run with a Super Saturday consisting of a toddler dash, junior run and family mile. Sunday saw runners take to the streets for the 10k and half marathon. Club colours were to be seen in both the 10K and half marathon with some great …

Jersey Half Marathon

I thoroughly enjoyed running this half so much last year that I returned to do it again this year along with Caroline making her debut and Caroline’s brother Paul who finished two minutes ahead of me last year. We all turned up at the start line in not at all ideal states of fitness, Caroline …

Windsor Half Marathon

Approximately 10 months ago our company went through a major merger and as part of the teambuilding efforts I agreed to run the Windsor Half Marathon on 25th September 2017. Initial thinking had been that Windsor is in a flat part of England and September/October should be ideal Half Marathon PB conditions. As it turned …