Felixstowe Road Runners Blog

Kirton Friday 5

So, the day finally came. We are back to racing on a Friday evening! The weather threatened to put a dampener on the event (pun very much intended) but in the end just made...

Runner Profile: Matt Makin

Having dodged this last month, the Coalman has got me – cheers for the nomination Rob! Early years and odd stabs at running I’ve had a complex relationship with sport, and exercise in general,...

London marathon 2022 club places

So that everyone is aware of the system and there is no confusion regarding the FRR club Virgin Money London Marathon 2022 places, the system and current position is below: TL;DR If you’ve been...

Runner Profile: Robert Kemp

Justin probably couldn’t have picked a worse time to nominate me. The mojo is not with me and the times are slipping slower and slower. This will not be a particularly inspirational piece but...

Runner Profile: Justin Ostler

Thanks, Gary, for the nomination. Early Years and Football, Flipping Football! I grew up in a sporting family, Mum loved tennis and my stepfather was an ex-county and Town reserves footballer, my stepfather’s family...

Runner Profile: Gary Taylor

Early years My parents were quite disinterested in sports so I never really embraced any as a kid. In school I was generally awful at any sport requiring skill, balance or ball control, but...

Runner Profile: Ben Carpendale

Having never been someone who particularly enjoys being in the limelight, this is a day I’ve been dreading for years now – many thanks to Danny for this “honour”. Bear with me as I...

Runner Profile: Danny Rock

Thank you Tony Gavin for the nomination, hopefully I can give you an insight of my story so far and what lies ahead. The Story before Running: I was always brought up during my...