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  1. Tracey Dixon

    August 18, 2015 at 7:02 pm

    Really looking forward to this! 😀

  2. Audrey Williams

    August 28, 2015 at 1:56 pm

    When does it start?

  3. Angela dudson

    January 15, 2016 at 12:32 am

    Are you still running this group ? ?

  4. Jackie Cliffe

    February 7, 2016 at 4:16 pm

    I am new to running only completing 2 park runs. I would be interested in joining your running group and would like to know the distance for the beginners?

    • Ben Fraser

      February 7, 2016 at 8:58 pm

      Hi Jackie, we currently do upwards of 4k in the improvers group with lots of walking and running. We are looking to start a beginners section that will run 1-3k very soon, just awaiting the readiness of a volunteer. Pop down before 7pm on a Monday and we can have a chat, more than happy to discuss what group you could join!

  5. James moxon

    February 18, 2016 at 8:03 pm

    Thinking of joining some kind of running club and came across this. Are you guys still doing this ???

  6. Nicola radford

    March 11, 2016 at 10:02 pm

    Hi can u send me some info on the running club as I am thinking of joining. I do run with Farsley flyers but feel I need to get out more than once a week to try improve my fitness as it doesn’t seem to be getting easier!
    Many thanks

    • Ben Fraser

      March 12, 2016 at 4:50 pm

      Hi Nicola, you can find the Bramley Breezers on Facebook as a public group for up to date info – just give it a search. Pop down to the Cenotaph for around 6:55pm on a Monday and we can take it from there 🙂

  7. Joanne Boocock

    March 14, 2016 at 5:23 pm

    Hi. My husband joined your group last week and I was going to come with him this week but, looking at the runs going out, 3k isn’t far enough but 7.2k is too far for me.

    Do you know if anyone is taking lout a 5k????

    Thanks.

    Joanne.

  8. Joanne Boocock

    March 14, 2016 at 7:03 pm

    Is there a 5k run going out tonight???

  9. Paul Gallaway

    April 25, 2016 at 10:36 pm

    Hello, I am a keen local runner who seems to have got slightly more keen over the past few months….I started running in the gym and gradually have built up to about 10k distance. I like running outside but am a bit rubbish with local routes so I would be keen to join a group and see how much further I could go. Please could you let me n wo a bit more about your group and if incouldmjoin you for a run? I live I. The Farnley area – is the Cenotaph near morrisons at Swinnow? Many thanks Paul.

    • Ben Fraser

      April 26, 2016 at 5:20 pm

      Hi Paul. The group have everything from run/walking to long distances of up to 10k and plenty in-between! You are more than welcome to come and run with the group at any time. The Breezers are just based off the A657 in Bramley park (not far from Bramley shopping centre). Check the session details for all the info. Look forward to seeing you at a run soon!

  10. karen corsaro

    May 8, 2016 at 2:09 pm

    I would like to try a run with you guys on mondays do i just turn up . i also run with pudsey pacers is this ok are am i not alowed to do both

    • Ben Fraser

      May 9, 2016 at 3:11 pm

      Hi Karen, you are more than welcome to come along and run with the Breezers! You are allowed to do both, this group are a social group without any UK athletics affiliation so there is no signup fees and running with the group every Monday is free! Just turn up 5 minutes before the start to fill in a Run Leeds registration form then you’re good to go!

  11. samantha sharman (sam)

    August 2, 2016 at 3:47 pm

    Hi,

    I would like to start running. Do you have a beginners group. I am overweight and unfit, so do not want to set myself up to fail.

    Thanks

    sam

    • Ben Fraser

      August 2, 2016 at 4:38 pm

      Hi Sam, The Breezers have a beginner group on a Monday evening which caters for those starting to run from scratch. If you turn up at 6:55pm on a Monday by the cenotaph and speak to one of the friendly leaders they will be happy to take you from there!

  12. Lisa

    August 20, 2016 at 9:44 pm

    Is this on this Monday? I’m thinking of coming with my boyfriend. We’d both be really inexperienced though.. How long do you run for and how does it work?

    • Ben Fraser

      August 22, 2016 at 10:46 am

      Hi Lisa, this is every Monday at 6:55pm. The Breezers have mixed ability run groups for beginners right through to 10k distance – there is something for everyone so turn up and give it a go. The group are now meeting at the Villagers Community Club on Broad Lane (LS13 2HF) as of tonight!

  13. Tom

    August 28, 2016 at 9:48 am

    Hi

    I’m looking to start running, I have tried on my own but easily give up. I am not a great runner so am a complete beginer

    How much is it and how does it work for a new starter

    • Ben Fraser

      August 31, 2016 at 10:37 am

      Hi Tom, the Bramley Breezers have a walk/run group, perfect for a complete beginner – arrive around 6:50pm on a Monday night at The Villager in Bramley and the run leaders will take care of the rest!

  14. samantha sharman (sam)

    August 28, 2016 at 11:14 pm

    Hi how much does it cost ?

  15. Laurence Martin

    September 27, 2016 at 8:05 pm

    Hello.
    Is there an age limit to who can run on Mondays? Myself and partner would like to join however can our son Thomas, aged 8 also run? He runs 5k every day (PB 25.22) and 2k every Sunday at Parkrun
    Cheers
    Laurence

    • Ben Fraser

      September 29, 2016 at 10:51 am

      Hi Laurence, the age limit is 12 years – this is what the group insurance covers and it stands via the run leaders at the session.

  16. Catherine porter

    October 3, 2016 at 10:11 am

    Hi, I’m thinking of joining, can I just come and run or do I need to join or something first?

    • Ben Fraser

      October 3, 2016 at 11:04 am

      Hi Catherine – just turn up around 6:55pm at The Villager and fill in a quick signup form (no payment costs, always FREE) and then you’re good to go for a run with the group!

  17. Abigail

    October 5, 2016 at 3:47 pm

    Hello there!

    I came to the group on Monday and heard people talking about another group on Wednesdays? Just wondering if this was the case.

    thanks

    Abi

    • Ben Fraser

      October 6, 2016 at 11:24 am

      Hi Abigail,

      There is ‘unofficial’ group runs on a Wednesday at the Breezers. It will be worth joining the Facebook group under ‘Bramley Breezers’ to keep up to date on this or asking a run leader at the next session to find out more information.

  18. Lizzie Bunning

    November 3, 2016 at 12:07 pm

    Just wanted to say!
    You could not come to a nicer running group.
    Today many of the Breezers including me took park In the 10k pain barrier.
    Wow it was tough!
    All the Breezers that took part where in the first Wave of runners except me.
    So I started 30 mins after, I expected that as it was getting on a bit and the lovely team would be smelly and cold from the shoulder deep water and mud.

    That they would go and get them selves warm and clean.
    Yet my lovely Breezers buddies waited for me standing at the end for me.
    For Paul one of the leaders to run back to look for me to help me get through the last bit and to finish strong.
    I was so humbled they had waited for me. Really no Breezer is ever left behind.
    I am so happy that I started park run and joined the Bramley Breezers.
    Your all awesome and made me feel like I’m worth something.

  19. Paul Bennett

    December 17, 2016 at 4:48 pm

    Everything Bramley Breezers, Our Facebook site…https://www.facebook.com/groups/774098109361344/.

  20. Christine

    January 11, 2017 at 1:17 pm

    Hi, I am interested in joining a running club, I started doing the park run on Saturday mornings but would like to improve my running and hopefully do a 10k this year. I live in armley so your club would be ideal for me. I am just a little nervous about just turning up.

    • Ben Fraser

      January 11, 2017 at 5:39 pm

      Hi Christine, thanks for getting in touch. Please don’t feel a little nervous about turning up to the group – the Breezers are a lovely bunch. Once you turn up at the Villager around 6:50pm on a Monday you will see the group congregating in the front entrance so you don’t have to walk far into the place. Find a runner with a clip board and introduce yourself – the signup should take a few minutes and your free to run with the group week in week out at NO COST. If you use Facebook then join the internal group and get chatting to people before you turn up. The link for the FB group is https://www.facebook.com/groups/774098109361344/

  21. Sharon

    January 20, 2017 at 11:07 am

    Hi I would love to try this do u only do Monday and how can I join

    • Ben Fraser

      January 20, 2017 at 1:59 pm

      Hi Sharon, just turn up at the Villager before 7pm on a Monday and you will spot runners congregating in the front door of the building. Find someone with a clipboard and let them know it’s your first session and they will take it from there. You can find the group on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/774098109361344/ and directly ask any more questions you have…

  22. Debbie Benson

    April 20, 2017 at 3:02 pm

    Hi I’m a complete running novice but want to get fit! I live in Bramley but only moved here last October

    Just a little nervous of being” the one at the back!!!”

    Thanks

    debbie 🙂

    • Ben Fraser

      April 21, 2017 at 11:04 am

      Hi Debbie, the Bramley Breezers have a beginners section every week that run on a Monday night at 7pm. The ethos of the group is one that means no one is left behind. You don’t need to feel nervous about joining – the trained leaders are ready to look after you and meet your own needs. Join the Facebook group in advance if you have any more questions, you can do that here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/774098109361344/

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