Temperatures soared in the third week of the BRJ Lockdown Relay. Runners struggled to maintain the improvement in their times from Race Two but the energy and commitment showed by all eleven teams are impressive.

The teams securing the top spaces this week are: 

The Fastest

All woman’s team is: RAAAAY’s Rockets, Average time: 24 minutes 47 seconds (Age Grade: 68.91%)

All male team is: The Outsiders,Average Time: 18 minutes 31 seconds (Age Grade :72.41%)

  The mixed team: Park...Read more

I hope all eleven teams are lining up for the start of Race Two in the Lockdown Relay Series.

The rules of the race will be familiar to you by now, Teams can race over a different 5K route from Race One . Team Captains make the final decision on this.

The Race week begins on Sunday 7th June and ends on Saturday 13th June.

Following the changes in Government guidance on Covid-19 England Athletics have altered their guidance to clubs. Runners can run together in groups of six. It is important that runners remain physically distant, 2 meters apart...Read more

BRJ Lockdown Relay

Race One

Congratulations to all those who have completed the first race in the BRJ Lockdown Relay. I hope you enjoyed taking part in a club activity again, at last, running together while apart with a little added challenge to make it fun and motivating.

A big thank you to the team captains for bringing the teams together, agreeing the race route and sending in the results.

These results are based on the average times for all six relay legs.  winners for the fastest all male, all female...Read more

We're off on the Lockdown Relay. 

As you can see we have had a fantastic response from everyone in the club. I hope everyone enjoys the chance to run together while staying apart. Eleven teams have entered. They are: 

Goddy Gliders ( Team Captain Alice Noyes)

Best Team ( Club Captain Anna Best)

Alconbury Pacers ( Team Captain Tony Farrow)

RAAAAY's Rockets ( Team Captain Alison Orrell)

Happy Hartford Rainbows ( Team Captain Emma Figures)

Rookie Runners( Team Captian Michelle Sutherland)

Park Racers ( Team Captain...Read more

BRJ Lock Down Relay Series


The restrictions imposed in March in response to the global pandemic have stopped most of the club activities. Although these restrictions may be gradually eased over the next few months it remains uncertain when members can run together in groups and “normal” club activities can resume.

The BRJ Lock Down Relay Series provides an opportunity for members to take part in an event together while remaining apart.


Members will be able to join a team of six runners. There is no entry fee. Those...Read more

It is with a heavy heart that the BRJ committee have (following government and EA advice) decided to suspend all training and other events for the time being, this includes organised runs, coached swimming and track. Updates will be posted as the national and local situation develops and as and when we can start to re-introduce training support we will. You may of course wish to arrange your own runs, swims, cycles etc but it is recommended if you do so that you recognise the risks and take appropriate precautions. It is also noted that there are vulnerable members of our community who...Read more