Author Archives: Mike Hayward

16 Nov

Hoppos Hadleigh Hubbub

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – November 16, 2018

There was a fantastic turnout from CPJ members along with their friends and families to show their support for this charity event to raise money for Havens Hospices.  Organised by Jane and Mike Hopkins, the Hadleigh Hubbub was a narrative trail run (or w ... Continue Reading

11 Oct

Southend 10k 2018

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – October 11, 2018

Venue – Southchurch Park East, Lifstan Way, Southend on Sea, Essex SS1 2XD Course Description – The course is a flat, out and back, traffic- free course along Southend seafront, also incorporating a section on the wide footpaths of Gunners Park. “ ... Continue Reading

26 Jul

Kirste 5

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – July 26, 2018

361 runners completed the 7th Kirste 5, 20 of whom were CPJ.  On what was one of the hottest days of the year, there were no PBs, but great performances by all to complete the race.  Derek Page was the first CPJ finisher, crossing the line in 49th posit ... Continue Reading

21 Jul

Sun, Sevenoaks, Seven

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – July 21, 2018

The 25th Sevenoaks 7 was a rather warm affair!  6 CPJ completed the challenging course – the first 2 miles of which were apparently all uphill!  Adam Poulton was the first CPJ to finish in 42nd place in a time of 53.44.  Cliff King was 57th 56.44, Jo ... Continue Reading

11 May

London Marathon 2018

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – May 11, 2018

Sunday 22nd April = London Marathon With record temperatures already exceeding 20 degrees at 10am, it was always going to be an extra tough race.  There was a record number of runners this year – over 386,000 applied, with over 40,000 registration ... Continue Reading

24 Apr

Hadleigh Legacy 10k

By: Mike Hayward – April 24, 2018

This popular event offers an exclusive opportunity to test your stamina and endurance at one of the iconic venues from London 2012 – the Mountain Bike Circuit used in both the men’s and women’s MTB Olympic races. The race offers the uniq ... Continue Reading

24 Apr

Brighton weekend

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – April 24, 2018

It was a day by the seaside for the Castle Point Joggers on Sunday, for those who took part in either the Brighton 10k or Marathon on Sunday.  With near perfect running conditions, there were some amazing performances. Debbie Dunn and Kairen Hart complet ... Continue Reading

25 Mar

Silver Trail Half Marathon

By: Mike Hayward – category: , – March 25, 2018

CPJ member Richard Moore completed the inaugural  Nant Yr Arian Silver Trail Half Marathon as a VI Guide on Saturday for Louise Simpson, paralympian (Goalball) On a day where races elsewhere were being cancelled due to the adverse weather conditions, Ri ... Continue Reading