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Press Coverage: Sam Amend Archives

by Sam Amend - 22nd December 2011 | General News

More silverware for Amend at Druid Challenge 
8:50am Tuesday 22 November 2011

MARLOW’S marathon queen Samantha Amend picked up a bronze medal after stepping out of her comfort zone to compete in her first-ever ultra marathon.

More than 1,000 runners take part in half marathon 
5:11pm Sunday 6 November 2011

MORE than 1,000 runners took part in the Marlow Half Marathon this morning, with a mum-of-two and a PhD student taking the honours.

Amend to make international debut 
11:53am Wednesday 15 June 2011

MARLOW marathon runner Samantha Amend has been picked to represent England for the first time.

Half marathon winner comfortably reclaims title 
4:53pm Sunday 7 November 2010

RUNNER Eddie O’Gorman reclaimed his title this year at the 21st Marlow Half Marathon storming into first place with a time of one hour, 14 minutes and 12 seconds.

Emotional win for Wycombe mum in Marlow Half Marathon 
7:51pm Sunday 1 November 2009

DETERMINED Wycombe mum Samantha Amend was the quickest woman in the 21st Marlow Half Marathon and said she was spurred on by the recent death of her husband.

Marathon runner plans Dash for Dad 
7:30am Thursday 19 May 2011

MARLOW marathon runner Samantha Amend has organised a race of her own to say thank you to a charity which supported her family following the death of her husband.

Wycombe marathon runner aiming for 2012 glory 
9:10am Friday 23 April 2010

A HIGH Wycombe mum who only took up running four years ago will have half an eye on the 2012 Olympic Games when she takes part in the London Marathon on Sunday.

Brian enjoys a tasty Breakfast! 
9:48am Thursday 15 April 2010

Herne Hill Harriers’ Brian Wilder gained a comfortable victory in the Kingston Breakfast 16-mile road race which started and finished in the town centre on Sunday.

Marathon mum sets sights on Marlow’s couch potatoes 
3:46pm Thursday 14 October 2010

MARATHON mum Samantha Amend has her sights set on yet another Marlow challenge – getting couch potatoes up and running again.

Record-breaking mother of two targets the Commonwealth Games 
10:40am Friday 30 October 2009

MUM-OF-TWO Samantha Amend is chasing a place at next year’s Commonwealth Games – after another record-busting performance last Sunday catapulted her up to 11th in the UK women’s marathon standings.

I was so frustrated I had to get my anger out 
8:20am Sunday 2 May 2010

SAMANTHA Amend finished 360th out of 37,500 runners in the London Marathon last weekend – but was so disappointed with her performance that she had to take her frustration out by going for another run in the evening.

First time entrant wins Wycombe Half Marathon 
4:25pm Sunday 19 July 2009

A FIRST time entrant clinched victory in the Wycombe Half Marathon this morning beating a field which included a former World Championship contender – and admitted he was not expecting glory.

Double boost for Marlow playgroup after uncertain year 
2:30pm Sunday 28 November 2010

A TROUBLED Marlow playgroup has received a welcome double boost.

The Wycombe Half Marathon Results 
11:39am Monday 18 July 2005

ALASTER Stewart won the Thrifty Wycombe Half Marathon, finishing almost four minutes ahead of his nearest rival.

Marlow runner among top London Marathon times 
8:50am Thursday 21 April 2011

MARLOW’S Samantha Amend was the third woman home outside of the elite group in Sunday’s London Marathon.

Thousands enjoy a sunny Kingston breakfast run 
10:31am Tuesday 29 March 2011

Crowds of supporters turned out to cheer on 3,000 runners in the 14th Kingston Breakfast Run on Sunday, March 27.

Your say: New Year’s Resolutions 
4:20pm Monday 3 January 2011

NEW Year is a time for a new start. We asked Bucks residents whether they made any New Year’s Resolutions on Saturday.

Sir Steve takes on Marlow Santa’s Fun Run 
12:04pm Monday 6 December 2010

MORE than 1,000 Father Christmas’ could be seen running through Marlow yesterday morning including rowing legend Sir Steve Redgrave.

Runners prepare for Marlow half marathon 
2:50pm Saturday 6 November 2010

MORE than 1,000 runners are set to descend on Marlow tomorrow for a potentially record-breaking half marathon.

Marlow gears up for the half marathon 
12:39pm Thursday 4 November 2010

MORE than 1000 runners are set to descend on Marlow this weekend for a potentially record-breaking half marathon.

3:10pm Friday 22 October 2010

MARLOW’S Samantha Amend chopped nearly three minutes off her personal best as she finished just outside the ladies’ top ten in the Amsterdam Marathon

Scot hits the right Button in Elmbridge race 
10:11am Thursday 29 July 2010

Scottish runner Bruce Raeside won Sunday’s Julie Button Memorial 10km road race organised by Elmbridge Road Runners on Sunday.

Runners prepare for tomorrow’s Half-Marathon 
8:20am Saturday 17 July 2010

HUNDREDS of runners will be taking to the streets tomorrow to take part in this year’s annual Wycombe Half-Marathon.

Just one week left for Half Marathon runners 
9:40am Sunday 11 July 2010

RUNNERS will be stocking up on carbohydrates next week as they put the final touches to their preparations for the Grant & Stone Wycombe Half Marathon.

Kiwi claims Richmond 10km title 
2:39pm Wednesday 23 June 2010

Paul Martellini led home more than 500 runners in Sunday’s inaugural Richmond 10km road race, promoted by Ranelagh Harriers.

Pair remain in elite club 
4:16pm Friday 30 April 2010

A record 36,549 runners finished Sunday’s London Marathon out of 37,527 starters.

Your London Marathon stories 
11:46am Monday 26 April 2010

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The Price is right for Valentine’s Day 
3:57pm Tuesday 16 February 2010

Former Surrey 1,500m champion Gareth Price was an impressive winner of the Valentine’s Day 10km race in Chessington on Sunday.

Wooburn 10k run attracts more than 300 runners 
4:05pm Tuesday 22 September 2009

MORE than 300 runners took part in the Wooburn 10k race in Wooburn Park.

O’Gorman scales the heights 
3:34pm Tuesday 23 June 2009

EDDIE O’Gorman paced it just right to win the Bradenham Cross-Country Trail Race on Sunday.

In the top 100 for the second year running 
4:37pm Thursday 26 April 2007

SAMANTHA Amend finished in the top 100 in the women’s London Marathon for the second year running.