Sunday, 31 May 2009

Friday, 29 May 2009

Jogscotland 5K in a Double Decker!!

George Stephen has kindly organised for us to go to the Jogscotland 5k at Haddo House in a double decker and hes our driver !! After George going to all this bother wouldnt it be great if we could completely fill the bus!! To register simply click here The jogscotland 5k takes at Haddo House on Tuesday 16th June at 7pm bus leaves at 5.30pm.

Monday, 25 May 2009

Relay for Life Registration

On Sat 25th/Sun 26th July Peterhead Jogscotland we will be taking part in the Relay for Life in aid of Cancer Research at Catto Park. Will be trying to have someone jogging on the track from our group for the whole 24 hours. We will be breaking the sessions down to 20min/30 min and one hour. To Register simply click on this link, please support Relay for Life Team and Cancer Research. https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/team/welcome?team=7489&relay=peterhead

Sunday, 24 May 2009

Week 6

Congratulations to all who took part in the Baker Hughes today we had an amazing 33 of our group taking part. We are all proud of your achievements especially if this was your first 10k. On Monday night the Advanced group will go with the intermediate group- dont say i am not good to you ha ha!! Monday Beginners Stuart, Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C, 5 min brisk walk- 8 mins continuous jogging 1min walk – 1 min jog rest of the way (3K distance) Catto Drive, Windmill Road(past lidis), West Road, Station Road Catto Drive. Intermediate and Advanced Stephen B, Elaine W, Nicola, Fred, Hazel, Elaine L, Marilyn, Stewart Strachan 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -4.5km Catto Drive- Crossfolds-West Road- Grange Gardens- Cairntrodle- Forman Drive- South Road-King Street -Ugie Road Hay Cres- Hope Street-George Garden- Balmoor terrace- past stadium. Track Monday Leigh, Roselyn Wednesday Beginners Leigh, Fred, Hazel, Elaine L, Marilyn 5 min brisk walk- 8 mins continuous jogging 1min walk – 1 min jog rest of the way (3K distance) Catto Drive, Station Road, Up West Road- Windmill Road (past lidis)-Catto drive Running track Intermediate Stuart, Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -4.5km Balmoor Terrace- George Garden aven- Down Hope Street- Hay Cre Ugie Road- King Street- South Road - Up Forman Drive- Cairntrodle- Grange Gardens- West Road- Crossfolds- Catto Drive Advanced Stephen B, Roselyn, Elaine W, Nicola, Stewart S, 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -7.5km Balmoor Terrace- Blackhouse- Ugie Road- Ugie Street- Port Hendry Around Harbour- South Road- Up Forman Drive- Up Cairntrodle- Meethill Road- Windmill Road )past lidis) - Catto Drive -back to track

Monday, 18 May 2009

Jogscotland Walk, Jog, Run 5k at Haddo House

We have about 50 names for the Jogscotland 5K at Haddo House to register simply click here.
The minimum age for the 5k is 13, but their is also a junior event which starts at 6.15pm, to register simply click here.
Remember this is a walk, jog or run event so even if you are a beginner you will be made most welcome!!
To see the photographs from the Jogscotland 5k at Haddo House 2 years ago simply click here.

Sunday, 17 May 2009

Week 5

Just a reminder this is the last week we are taking in any new beginners till August, If you have any friends or family who wish to join us please ensure they join us this week. Also for those who were unable to join us at our AGM last week we will be rolling out our new Code Of Conduct this week. Route this week are as follows Monday Beginner Stuart, Fred, Hazel, Stephen B, Marilyn, 5 min brisk walk – 6 mins continuous jogging- 1min walk – 1 min jog rest of the way (3K distance) Balmoor Terrace- Down the brae- Hay Cres- Ugie Road- Blackhouse Terr- Catto Drive - 2 Circuits of track . Intermediate Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -4.0km Balmoor Terrace- George Garden Avenue- Ugie Road - Ugie Street- St Peter St- York Street Up Past Academy- Cross Station Road- Catto Drive - Jog lap of track to finish Advanced Roselyn, Nicola, Fraser, Stewart Strachan 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging-7.0km Balmoor Terrace- Up pat Lidis- Meethill Road- Dales Road- South Road- Kirk Street- King Street- Ugie Street- Ugie Road- Blackhouse Terrace- George Garden Avenue Balmoor Terrace- past Staduim Track Mondays Leigh, Elaine Weir Wednesday Beginner Stephen B, Roselyn, Elaine W ,Nicola 5 min brisk walk – 6 mins continuous jogging- 1min walk – 1 min jog rest of the way (3K distance Catto Drive - Blackhouse Terrace- Ugie Road- Hay Crescent- Up the Brae- Down Past Staduim- 2 Circuits of the Track. Intermediate Stuart, Fred, Hazel, Elaine L, Marilyn 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -4.0km (double check this route for distance !! After last week!!) Catto Drive - York Street - Past Academy- York Street- St Peter St- Ugie Street - Ugie Road- George Garden Avenue- Balmoor Terrace Lap of Track to finish Advanced Leigh, Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging-7.0km Balmoor Terrace- George Garden Avenue- Ugie Road- Ugie Street- King Street- Kirk Street- South Road Dales Road- Meethill Road- Past Lidis- Balmoor Terrace, Down past Stadium. Remember were all about FUN, FITNESS & FRIENDSHIP!!!

Thursday, 14 May 2009

Relay For Life

On Sat 25th/Sun 26th July Peterhead Jogscotland we will be taking part in the Relay for Life in aid of Cancer Research at Catto Park. Will be trying to have someone jogging on the track from our group for the whole 24 hours. We will be breaking the sessions down to 20min/30 min and one hour.
To Register simply click on this link, please support Relay for Life Team and Cancer Research.

Robert is our Achiever of Year

Well done to Robert Sinclair who was awarded the Peterhead Jogscotland Achiever of the Year last night at our annual AGM. Since Robert joined us last year he been a great encouragement to everyone of at Peterhead Jogscotland. Robert started with beginners group and is now in intermediate group, and recently succesfully completed the Balmoral 5k. Robert is what Peterhead Jogscotland is all about he has fun, he made so many friends, and his fitness has improved so much since he joined us. Robert we are very proud of you!!

Sunday, 10 May 2009

This Weeks Schedule and more (11th May

Jogscotland Leaders Thanks to Fraser Bowie and Stewart Strachan who gave up their precious free time on Saturday and went all the way to Aviemore to train as jogscotland leaders, i know they will both be a great asset to our team of jogscotland leaders. Nights Oot at the Palace Hotel We had a fantastic night on Friday night at the Palace Hotel , photographs will appear in the near future- and no i dont accept blackmail money ha ha!! AGM and Donation Station We arent jogging on Wednesday night as we have our AGM at Living Waters Church, please come along it wont last long i promise, and have teas and coffee a Simpsons pieces for afterwards. On the night we will be presenting our annual Achievers Award, and we have some exciting news about the future of the club!! Also on the night we will collecting our Donation Station Bags in Aid of our Relay for Life Appeal in aid Cancer Research, if you cant manage on Wednesday please bring along tomorrow night. Make A Wish Again i can only repeat what we have said time and time again, thanks to everyone who have made a donation to our Make A Wish Appeal what the total will we just dont know, however it will over £12,000. Roselyn and i never ever imagined we raise so much money for Make A Wish. Thanks to everyones generous donation many more kids in our area with life threatening illness will see there dreams granted!! Thank you all again, you made our London Marathon even more memorable!! Week 4 Schedule Monday Beginners Stuart, Stephen B, Roselyn, Elaine W, Nicola 5 min brisk walk- 4 mins Continuous jogging – 1 min walk 1 min jog rest of walk (2k distance) Catto Drive- Hay Crescent- Ugie Road- Blackhouse Terr- George Garden Avenue- Back past Staduim Intermediate Fred, Hazel, Elaine L, Marilyn, Stewart St 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -3.5km Balmoor Terrace- Blackhouse Terrace- Golf Road- Ugie Path- Riverview Drive Up Lover Walk path to byepass - inside Road at byepass- Down line - Crossfolds crescent - Catto Drive- Track Advanced Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C, 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging-6.5km Balmoor Terrace- George Garden- Ugie Road - Ugie Street Port Hendry Road- Around Harbour all the way- Past Fresh Catch -Kirk Street- South Road- Forman Drive- Cross Clerkhill Road- Forman Drive Cairntrodle- Eden Drive- West Road- Crossfolds - Catto Drive- Lap of Track Track Mondays Leigh, Fraser Wednesday AGM - Living Water Church 6.30 for 7pm Remember Donation Station Bags

Tuesday, 5 May 2009

AGM next Week!!

Dear ALL Just to let you know there has been a bit of confusion with the AGM, it actually takes place next Wednesday 13th May and not this week!! Please tell anyone who comes along we meet as usual night. At the AGM we will also be collect are donations station bags in Aid of Cancer Research, have you had a clear out yet??? We will be accredited approximately £15 for every bag we collect to our Relay for Life fundraising effort regards Stephen

Monday, 4 May 2009

Week 3

Hi everyone hope your are enjoying the day off. Schedules for this week are as follows. Beginners Stuart, Stephen B, Fred, Elaine L, Stewart S, 5 min brisk walk- 14 mins 2 mins walk -2 mins jog walk rest of way-(2K distance) Balmoor Terrace- Down the brae- Queen Street- St Peter Street- Kirk Street- West Road- Crossfolds- Catto Drive Lap of track to finish Intermediate Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -3.5km Catto Drive- Crossfolds- West Road- Eden Drive- Cairntrodle- Forman Drive- Clerkhill Road - Links Terrace Cairntrodle - West Road - King Street- Queen Street - Up Balmoor Brae- Past fitba staduim Advanced Roselyn, Elaine W, Nicola, Fraser 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging- 6.5km Catto Drive- George Garden Avenue- Blackhouse Terrace - Windmill Road- Past Lidis Meethill Road- Meethill Place-Clerkhill Road- Links Terrace- South Road-Kirk Street St Peter St- Ugie Street- Hay Cres - Balmoor Terrace- Back past Staduim. Track Mondays Leigh, Marilyn Wednesday (hope you dont mind i have used next Wednesdays schedule. Beginners Stephen B, Katrina, Diane, Stewart, Stephen C 5 min brisk walk- 14 mins 2 mins walk -2 mins jog walk rest of way-(2K distance) Catto Drive- Crossfolds, West Road- Kirk Street- St Peters Street- Queen Street Up Balmoor Brae- Past fitba Stadium- Lap of track Intermediate Stuart, Leigh, Roselyn, Elaine W, Nicola 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging -3.5km Down Balmoor Terrace brae- Queen Street- King Street- West Road - Cairntrodle- Links Terrace- Clerkhill Road- Forman Drive- Cairntrodle- Eden Drive- West Road- Crossfolds- Catto Drive- Back to track Advanced Fred, Hazel, Elaine L, Marilyn, Stewart S 5 min brisk walk- Continuous jogging- 6.5km Down past brae- Hay Cre- Ugie street- St Peter St- Kirk Street- South Road- Links Terrace Clerkill Road- Meethill Place- Meethill Road- Windmill Road past lidis- Blackhouse Terrace- Up George Garden Avenue- back pass Staduim. Remember any questions give us an email or call at anytime!!

Saturday, 2 May 2009

Date for your diary

Here are some dates for your diary!!!!!
Friday 8th May - Oor Nicht Oot at the Palace Hotel tickets cost £15 this includes a sit down meal and disco. Names and payment to Diane by Wednesday night at the latest. Wed 13th May- Annual General Meeting At Living Waters Church at 7pm, come and learn about our future plans for Peterhead Jogscotland. On this night we will also be collect are donations station bags in Aid of Cancer Research, have you had a clear out yet??? We will be accredited approximately £15 for every bag we collect to our Relay for Life fundraising effort. Sunday 24th May - Baker Hughes 10k in Aberdeen - we are organising a complimentary bus for this event. Registration closes this weekend http://www.born2run.co.uk/Pages/Events.aspx?onlineEntryOnly=true Tues 16th June -Jogscotland 5k Challenge at Haddo House Park -again we organising a bus to this Jogscotland organised event. To see photographs of last time we went there in 2007, simply click here To register for this event simply click here

Welcome Back from the London Marathon

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Roselyn and i were really touched by the welcome we received from all our friends when returned back to Peterhead Jogscotland on Wednesday night after completing the London Marathon on Sunday.

Friday, 1 May 2009

London Marathon Photographs

Thanks to each and everyone of you who donated money to our Make A Wish Appeal, and welcomed us back to the club on Wednesday night Roselyn and i were so touched. Why dont you make running the London Marathon your aim in the future, Roselyn and i never thought we would be able to do it, remember i was fisherman for 20 years and never started jogging till i was nearly fourty!! We will give you all the help and encouragement you need!! For more information go to http://www.virginlondonmarathon.com/ To see some of our London Marathon photographs click on the links below. http://www.marathonfoto.com/order_my_photos.cfm?RaceOID=19802009S1&LastName=BRUCE&BibNumber=40729&Language=en&Mailing=22658 http://www.marathonfoto.com/index.cfm?RaceOID=19802009S1&LastName=BRUCE&BibNumber=40750&Mailing=22658