Greenbelt Challenge 2018 – Another Highly Successful Event

The SARRC Office team had their work cut out for them with this year’s Greenbelt event. Rightly named, the Greenbelt Challenge, dealing with 8 individual councils, major roadworks, and construction and linear path closures the team dug deep to ensure the run continued for 2018. A total of 1173 runners registered for the 5 distances […]

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Moroccan Vegetable Pot and Couscous with Pine Nuts and Dill

by Nigella Photo by Jonathan Lovekin This warmly-spiced vegetable stew, sweet with parsnips and carrots and tangy with preserved lemons and dried apricots is the perfect winter warmer, and just right to break up the seasonal meat feast. And it smells so wonderfully festive as it cooks. I have specified wholemeal – sometimes sold as […]

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“Baked” Granola Apples

The secret behind getting these “baked” apples on the table fast? Cooking them in the microwave, which quickly steams the fruit until perfectly tender. Braeburn, Cortland, or Rome varieties work just as well as Gala. Use a spoon or melon baller to core the halved apples. Top the finished dish with a dollop of yoghurt […]

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Greenbelt Challenge 2018 – Dead Zone Timing 30K

Dear Runners, The Greenbelt Challenge is 3 weeks away and over the last month the Operational Team have been faced with some complexities along the Linear Course, due to the Torrens 2 Torrens upgrade and 8 Councils.   THE ISSUE Despite many meetings, phone calls and problem-solving we have a situation with the extensive roadworks […]

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The 2018 SARRC year has started off on a high with boosted entrants, new participants and strong partner relationships.

If you didn’t attend the Clare Valley Half Marathon where the heck were you???? This year’s event was a huge success with unprecedented growth over all distances. Over 1100 entered the event with complimentary event entries given to event day pacers, Club Ambassador, and volunteer Start Running leaders. At an operations meeting in February, the […]

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From the Archive – Thoughtful Running

This year for the 40th Anniversary of the Adelaide Marathon, we have sourced an extract from the November 1981 SARRC Newsletter. Whilst some of the training advice and science has changed, the overall tongue in cheek message is just as relevant today as it was then.   “On Thoughtful Running, by Gerry Cayzer”   “I […]

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Clare Valley Half Marathon Statement – 19th April 2018

WATCH OUT CLARE VALLEY, RUNNERS ARE COMING EN MASSE With only minutes to spare, registrations were still coming in for the Clare Valley Half Marathon bringing the total number to 1028 participants; an increase of 45% from last year and the largest run of its kind in the Clare Valley. Sunday in Clare will be […]

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BBQ Chicken Soup

With cooler weather finally on its way,  our partner, Nutrition Strategies has provided this delicious and nutritious recipe.   BBQ Chicken Soup Lactose & dairy free. Can be made vegetarian/vegan & can be made gluten free.   Ingredients Serves 6   1 Tbsp garlic infused or flavoured olive oil, &  a little extra to drizzle over […]

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