Athletics: Terri sparkles on half marathon debut
Athletics / Wed 9th Jun 2021 at 07:18am
HARLOW Running Club members were in action at Knebworth Park, near Stevenage, on Sunday. In the
Hertfordshire Half Marathon Terri Wiley (no 3811 in library pic), in her debut at the distance, finished in 245th place out of 1103 finishers in a superb 1hr 45min 44sec.
Also in her debut was Paige Bircham in 365th place in 1.51.47. Sean Flynn was 389th in 1.53.12 and Tony Harman was 974th in 2.26.42, a PB by over 10min.
In the 10k event Jennifer Gould finished in 317th place out of 318 finishers in 1.48.27, a PB by over 9min, and Nicola Wix was 318th in 1.48.28.
Meanwhile, at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10k Jon Waight finished in 32nd place out of 226 finishers and 3rd Vet 50 in 43.18, Janice Page was 128th and 2nd Female Vet 50 in 57.27 and David Page 152nd in 61.29.
At Cambridgeshire’s Grafman Water Middle Distance Triathlon (1.9k Swim, 90k Bike, 21k run) Ben Usher finished in 159th place out of 240 finishers in an exhausting 5.37.24.
At the Cotswolds Middle Distance Triathlon, same distances, Holly Nairn finished in 271st place out of 691 finishers in a PB time of 5.24.02 and Kerry Mavris was 523rd in 6.11.11.
At the Leeds Standard Distance Triathlon (Swim 1500m – Bike 36.2km – Run 10km) Daniel Jephcott, in his triathlon debut, finished in 383rd place out of 1209 finishers in 2.33.50.