Category: Runner Profiles

Dave Solomon - FRR Vice Captain

Runner Profile : Dave Solomon

What first got you into running? I was a relatively active youngster and had the odd appearance for my schools as a runner, but pretty much always to make up the numbers, I was...

Runner Profile: Michelle Gordon

How did you get into running? When I was 13 I ran cross country for school and managed to make it to Kings Lynn to represent Suffolk in county championships. I think somewhat overwhelmed...

Runner Profile: Lucy Sheehan

How did you get into running? It feels like running has always been part of my life but it most certainly hasn’t! Like many women I decided to give it a go when I...

Tim Doyle : CX

Runner Profile : Tim Doyle

How did you get into running? Hi everyone, blimey quite a surprise to read I was next on the ‘hit list’… I’m afraid I can’t come close to comparing with Josh performances, so I’ll...

Runner Profile: Josh Entwistle

How did you get into Running? I’ve been asked this a few times and I have found it difficult to remember why I actually tried it in the first place. However, I do remember...

Christina Howland

Runner Profile: Christina Howland

How did you get into Running? I started running in January 1987 to coincide with my New Years Resolution to quit smoking and I joined FRR that spring. Over the years I’ve been an...

Jimmy Russell at Woodbridge 10K 2016

Runner Profile: Jimmy Russell

How did you get into running? I did a few XC races in my younger days. There was a running club after school which I attended until it got in the way of football...

Runner Profile: Jason Taylor

How I got into running Good question. At school I hated running and would take every opportunity to get out of it. Motorcycle racing was my passion and I enjoyed many years with Lee...

Jo Whelan

Runner Profile: Jo Whelan

How I got into running It all started three years ago. I decided I wanted to lose weight plus get fit for my annual ski trip. I used to run in my lunch break,...

Will Schwer

Runner Profile : Will Schwer

I thought it would be nice this year to do some profiles of some of our fellow team mates. On the first of each month, runners will be interviewed, with their answers being published...