A plan for the 3,000m Winter Track Race
racing

A plan for the 3,000m Winter Track …

AFTER getting a PB at last week’s parkrun I was hoping I might be able to get a 3,000m PB at the Barnsley AC Winter Track Race. It was the second race in the series and conditions were much better…

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Finally a parkrun PB
Parkrun

Finally a parkrun PB

JUST when I was about to retire from running and take up darts, I ran a personal best. It was a parkrun 5km PB, and it was extra special because it’s taken me a year and three weeks (yes, a year and…

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Review: Asics Gel Cumulus 18
Shoe reviews

Review: Asics Gel Cumulus 18

I’VE been looking for a running shoe for my long and steady runs, mainly on the road. I wanted something comfortable, with lots of cushioning, something that would last the miles. I decided to return to the Asics Gel Cumulus,…

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A Windy Wednesday for the Winter Track League
2017

A Windy Wednesday for the Winter Track …

I SPENT most of the day on Wednesday hoping that the 5,000m winter track race would be cancelled. We were experiencing a spot of windy weather – 60 mile per hour gusts at least. ‘They’ll cancel,’ I told Chris confidently.…

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Saying goodbye to Kingstone
Kingstone Runners

Saying goodbye to Kingstone

THE first rule of my running club, Kingstone Runners, is to boo other members who leave for other local clubs. ‘Boo! Boo!’ we shout whenever we see the former club mate wearing the blue colours of Barnsley Athletic Club, or the…

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