Felixstowe Road Runners Blog

Race Report: Wesel Marathon and Half

Felixstowe’s twin town of 50 years is Wesel in Germany. FRR have a reciprocal arrangement with HADI (Wesel’s running club) to host members at each other’s races. Various aspects aligned that meant that I...

Awards night tickets

Annual Awards Night – a night to recognise the club and it’s members achievements. Saturday 2nd March 2024, 7pm, Trimley Sports & Social Club. There is a limit of 150 people for the event...

Club member of the year – voting open

We’re now accepting nominations for Club Member of the Year. Only current members are eligible to vote and only current members are eligible to be nominated. Please nominate at: https://forms.gle/migC2FaPeMXJhuo37 The winner will be...

Runner Profile: Seamus Bennett

Well, this is a surprise! Nominated to do FRR’s first runner’s profile of 2024 by the mighty Dan G, who I actually know through swimming, is quite an honour for someone who sees himself...

Runner Profile: Luke Whitwell

Firstly many thanks to Adrian Goode for the nomination last month, having managing to dodge this for over 10 years as a Felixstowe Road Runners Member. I was lucky enough to be born into...

The Highs and Lows of Running 100 Marathons

I’m still finding it hard to believe I’ve actually achieved 100 official marathons, it doesn’t feel possible that I’ve finally reached this milestone. I did my first parkrun in 2016, but didn’t start running...

Coastal 10 results and photos

Thank you to everyone who ran, marshalled and supported in the searing heat. Big thanks also to our sponsors: RTJ Trailers, Whitwell Services and Nevelli Designer Radiators. Race results are available at https://my.raceresult.com/229832/results Photos...

Runner Profile: David Brewster

First I’d like to say thank you to Richard for nominating me. How can I follow such an inspirational running profile. Where do I start !?! Having lived in Felixstowe all my life you...