Tag Archive: Mud

Feb 02 2015

Dash for the Splash

It would be no exaggeration to say that the club’s first mass-mobilisation at an event this year was not an unconditional disaster. In fact, in addition to many club members actually finding themselves (unexpectedly) getting into the spirit of things and enjoying it, we actually achieved a not inconsiderable amount of podium success. Dash for …

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Oct 16 2012

Bryony Britten

The Grim Challenge – 1 December

On Saturday 1 December a team of nutters from Barnes Runners will take part in the Grim Challenge. It is an 8-mile romp around the army’s vehicle testing track. You will encouter all manner of obstacles – waist deep puddles, cargo nets, lakes of mud (that is a strange orange colour), Etonians running in suits …

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Nov 30 2011

Parris in Berkshire

Members of Barnes Runners do not usually seek to ostentatiously flaunt their endurance and athletic prowess beyond the confines of the borough. It was with not inconsiderable surprise, therefore, that we learned that Sebastian Parris had actually won the 10 km Muddy Mo Run in Swinley Forest (Berks) last weekend – a race that sets …

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