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Wallingford 10K Thames Run…

The Jedi Joggers are now fully rested following the Hull 10k and are looking forward to their next challenge. Graham and Mark are in training for the Wallingford 10k Thames Run on 5th June 2011. Training is going well with … Continue reading

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Obi Wan Kenobi Meets the King…

After reading Seb and Peter Coe’s book, Obi Wan decided that it would be prudent to seek further advice before embarking on any ‘actual’ running. So, he managed to track down ‘The King’, the greatest long distance runner in history … Continue reading

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The Jane Tomlinson Appeal…

Jane Tomlinson CBE, was an inspirational and very determined Yorkshirewoman. Before her death in 2007, she raised £1.85m through a series of incredible physical challenges. Mike Tomlinson and his three children, Suzanne, Rebecca and Steven, now have set their sights … Continue reading

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Mr. Tenzing Norgay would be proud…

Since our relatively recent inception, the Jedi Joggers have taken on a few different challenges and on Sunday 27th February 2011 we took on our latest one. Myself and Graham took on the Huddersfield 10K, which turned out to be the hilliest … Continue reading

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Obi Wan spanks the Brass Monkey…

It has often been said that the biggest opponent you face when embarking on a challenge is the one inside your head. Well, today, my challenge was to complete the York Knavesmire Harriers Brass Monkey Half Marathon. I had eagerly entered the … Continue reading

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The Sith Lord Returns

This Jedi Jogger has been training in total for around 18 months. The fitness bug caught hold hard when I started training for triathlon and started a structured training plan that peaked at around 10 sessions per week in the … Continue reading

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The Final Countdown…

So, only 7 days to go until the Knavesmire Harriers York Brass Monkey Half Marathon. There are four Jedi Joggers running in the event. We met up yesterday at a cheesecake tasting competion to discuss our preparations. By the sounds of … Continue reading

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