The final results of the 2019 Woodbridge 10k and Junior races have been published and are available from the links below:
Unfortunately there are only gun times due a technical issue at the start line caused by underground cables meaning that the race chips weren’t picked. We apologise that we won’t be able to supply these for this year and steps will be taken to avoid this situation next year.
Well done again to all that ran this years race and we hope to see you again at the race next year. Race information and entry details will be published on our website in early 2020.
Thank you to all runners, volunteers and supporters that have been out at the 2019 Woodbridge 10k. The Woodbridge Shufflers hope you have had a great race and that you have enjoyed the day. Provisional results for the two races are available here:
If you spot any inaccuracies in these results then please let us know via the firstname.lastname@example.org email address. Unfortunately there are only gun times due a technical issue at the start line caused by underground cables meaning that the race chips weren’t picked up and we apologise that we won’t be able to supply these for this year. The final results will be published in around a weeks time.
Thank you for again for your support and the generosity of the sponsors that meant that £12,000 could be donated to charity this year.
The Woodbridge Shufflers have three runners entered into the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon which will be run on the 28th April:
- Heather Noone – 35 years old, 3rd marathon and first London through the championship entry, target time sub 3 hours following her recent success at the Kent Spring marathon which she won in 2:49.32 beating her closest rival by 14 minutes.
- Matthew Hunt – 42 years old and completed his first marathon in Edinburgh 2012. Has since run 12 road marathons and set a PB of 2:38 in Valencia in 2014. This year will be Matt’s sixth appearance at London.
- Dr Ben Solway – 53 years old, 15th marathon, running for Woodbridge Shufflers in the club allocated place and raising money for MNDA (Motor Neurone Disease Association ). Ben is hoping for a sub 4 hour finish time.
This follows a considerable number of marathon successes for the Club over the last month at Manchester, Brighton, Paris and Boston .
A reminder that entry to the Woodbridge 10k and Junior Races opens on Saturday 9th March at noon. Links to the entry system will be posted on the Woodbridge 10k website
https://woodbridgeshufflers.org.uk/our-races/woodbridge-10k/ once entries open.
Both the 10k and junior races are extremely popular so be ready to go once the entries open! Some things to note to help you get your entry in:
- 10k entry is £17 for Affiliated Runners and £20 for Unaffiliated Runners. Entries to the 1.5km junior race will be £6.
- Ensure you have your URN (unique runners’ number issued by England Athletics through an affiliated club) if you want to take advantage of the affiliated club discount
- You will be able to select your T-shirt size on the entry form – as a guide chest sizes for the different sizes are Children’s = 30″, XS = 32″ S = 34″ M = 36″ L = 38-40″ XL = 42-44″
If you are asking someone to put your entry on your behalf, please make sure they have your full contact details (address, phone and email), date of birth and running club/URN if you an affiliated runner and t-shirt size from the list above.
And finally please remember we don’t allow transfers, deferred entry or refunds in the case you are no longer able to race.
The Woodbridge Shufflers are pleased to announce that the highly popular Woodbridge Round-the-Town Charity races will this year take place on Sunday 19th May at 12 noon. The races, which follow an undulating course through the streets of Woodbridge, feature a 10k circuit for runners aged 15+ and a 1.5km race for juniors aged 7-15.
The ‘Round the Town’ is a true highlight of the Woodbridge sporting and social calendar, attracting visitors and residents alike to line the streets in support of the runners. This year will follow the same tried-and-tested format as in previous years, with no changes to the course and offering approximately 700 places for seniors and 150 for juniors.
The races are incredibly popular and entries will open on Saturday 9th March at 12 noon so all those wishing to enter are advised to keep a close eye on the Woodbridge Shufflers website where details of the online entry will be published. Details will also be shared with local online publications and on the Woodbridge Shufflers 10k Facebook page.
The races are proud to raise money for local charities and in 2018 a record-breaking amount of £12,000 was raised and distributed to five charities. This year six charities will benefit from the race and they are:
- East Anglian Air Ambulance
- Fresh Start New Beginnings
- Lapwing Education
- Suffolk Accident Rescue Service
For more information, including entry details and planned road closures, keep an eye on the Woodbridge Shufflers website: woodbridgeshufflers.org.uk/our-races/woodbridge-10k/
The final results of the 2018 Woodbridge 10k and Junior races have been published and are available from the links below:
Well done again to all that ran this years race and we hope to see you again at the race next year. Race information and entry details will be published on our website in early 2019.