Tavistock Run Project athletes drew inspiration from the marathon exploits in Vienna and Chicago last weekend with with some impressive performances of their own in what turned out to be a busy weekend of racing for the club.
English Schools’ Cross Country Champion Oliver Smart made an impressive start to his 2019/20 Cross Country season winning a silver medal in the under 17 men’s race at the Cardiff Cross Challenge on Saturday 12th October. Tavistock Run Project athlete, and Mount Kelly student, Smart ran a hard
As the evenings close in and the leaves begin to fall, it is a sure sign that autumn has arrived and many athletes thoughts turn toward cross country. Cross country running is embedded into the DNA of English athletics as runners seek to gain the strength and endurance to emerge fitter and
TRP Race Report As many athletes thoughts turn towards cross country there are many ways to attain and maintain fitness and Tavistock Run Project ran the full gamut of events over the weekend. At the monthly Tavistock 5k, Umberto Bergonzini lived up to the tropical storm named after him by
When the evenings start drawing in and the races get longer it’s a sure sign that autumn is just around the corner and last weekend TRP runners were at the forefront of the seasonal change. However, still in the last throes of summer Matt Teague took part in Mitchlemoor 5km around Exeter o Thursday
It’s been a busy few weeks for TRP athletes as the summer racing transcends into the cross country build up and autumn races.After a stellar year Oliver Smart and coach Dave Chanter we’re invited to England young athletes training camp at Birmingham University. The four day camp
For those of you unfamiliar with Parkrun it’s origins date back barely 20 years when seven friends ran around a London park. Today it is a worldwide phenomenon with millions taking to parks around the world to run 5km. On Saturday TRPs Crispin Chambers visited the scene of the first ever run in
Another busy week of racing for Tavistock Run Project in the crowded calendar of events.On Thursday evening the club entered six teams in the ever popular Town Relays, part of the Carnival program of events. Teams of 4 run a 1.1 mile loop of the Meadows and TRP justified their position as favourites