• LFR celebrates the first Weary Soles Relay event

    4th October 2015 Team LFR hosted the inaugural Weary Soles Relay on Saturday. The off road handicap relay race was for teams of five people who ran consecutive legs starting from Tiddenfoot Waterside Park, Linslade, heading clockwise around Leighton Buzzard finishing at the Five Bells Pub, Stanbridge. Sadly a couple of teams dropped out at the […]

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  • LFR breaks world record at London Marathon

    7 July 2015 It’s official; our very own Chris Taylor is a record breaker! After successfully completing this year’s London Marathon in three hours and 19 minutes, Chris is officially the fastest man to complete the marathon in a wetsuit.   After training for weeks before the big day in his wetsuit, thankfully the weather […]

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  • Leighton Fun Runners

    LFR raise over £5600 for local charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf People

    17th June 2015   After a busy year of fundraising, we raised a total of £5693.45 for our chosen charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf People – almost double last years fundraising total.   Throughout the year, many initiatives have contributed to the total including proceeds from the sell out Leighton 10k race, contributions from our couch […]

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  • LFR Awards – all the winners from the annual club celebration

    6 June 2015  Last night LFR celebrated a year of achievement at our annual awards ceremony. Huge congratulations to all our winners!   Chairmans Award – Katy Garnham-Lee Captains Award – Chris Taylor Clubmans Award – Mark ‘Sparky’ McLaughlin Runners Runner Award – Mark ‘Sparky’ McLaughlin Championship Awards – 1st Christine Ayers, 2nd Jim Buttleman and 3rd Martin Addrison Watchless 10 […]

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