I started the jog Belfast programme in January 2018. It was my second attempt, my first attempt 4 years earlier had resulted in me getting shin splints and giving up. This time I was determined not … more
Really glad I enrolled with my friend Margaret. We couldn't run for two minutes never mind thirty.
The volunteers at Victoria park were very motivating, even wind and rain didn't deter us. Ten … more
My running journey began when I was 18 and ending temporarily when I had my two boys now 4 and 5.
Jog Belfast Victoria Park has been my lever for getting back to running and they have been amazing. … more
So 6 months after having my baby and still carrying extra weight, my friend suggested registering for Jog Belfast. At first I wasn't too keen on the idea of running. I could barely run the length of … more
I joined Jog Belfast because I was really unfit, for example, I was out of breath if I ran upstairs. I was never able to run , I would get pains in my calfs and have to stop. I signed up for the … more
I graduated with the second Jog Belfast group in summer 2014 and believe me, for a couch to 5k, I was firmly on the couch! My daughter and I came to Victoria Park twice a week faithfully for those 1 … more
Hi I'm Judith and I run with Jog Belfast East at Victoria Park doing the Couch to 5k. Who'd have thought I'd ever say that? Definitely not me! I'm mid 40s and do no exercise other than a half hour … more
Meet our special Mother and Daughter Girwood Stars of the week: Bernie Downey and Lauren Lindsay
Bernie asked her daughter Lindsay if she would come with her to Girdw ood Jog Belfast as she wanted … more
I started Jog Belfast Victoria Park programme in September 2015 as my friend Joanne had graduated in June and she was volunteering with our group. I wasn’t convinced but she persuaded me to give it a … more
2016 Jog Belfast graduate, Peter Lock, shares his thoughts on the programme and the obstacles he has overcome to get there.
"I graduated at Waterworks parkrun 19th November alongside my wife, Sharon, … more