Athletics: Husband and wife team conquer 20 mile challenge
Athletics / Wed 16th Mar 2022 at 07:58am
HARLOW Running and Tri Club members Gary and Debbie Mead completed the Oundle 20 Mile race, at Northamptonshire, in their debut at the distance. Gary finished in 185th place out of 326 finishers in 3hrs 06min 44sec and Debbie was 306th in 3.56.32.
Meanwhile, at the Saturn Running Event, at Staines-Upon-Thames, Laura Prime completed 18miles in 2hrs 42min 24sec.
Rob Lowe completed the Battersea Park Half Marathon in 21st place out of 543 finishers and 1st Vet 50 in an excellent 1.17.01.
At the Haverhill Half Marathon Chris Arnell finished in 13th place out of 61 finishers in 1.48.22, a PB by 11min.
Sean Flynn completed the Dartford Half Marathon in 267th place out of 416 finishers in 2.07.23.
At the Paddock Wood Half Marathon Alison Wilkinson finished in 900th place out of 1261 finishers in 2.07.07, in her debut at the distance.
At the Duxford Dash 10k, in Cambridgeshire, Jermaine Shand finished in 32nd place out of 284 finishers in a PB time of 43.46 and Thomas Beales was 77th in 49.20.
At the same location in the 5k race Terri Wiley was 6th out of 118 finishers and 1st Female in 21.08.
There were parkrun PB runs from Luella Dixon at Harlow, finishing in 119th place out of 184 finishers in 31.53, and, from Louise Cootes at the Gunpowder parkrun at Waltham Abbey, finishing in 26th place out of 153 finishers in 23.40.
Triathlete Helen Barrell completed the Hart Performance Coaching 10 mile Spring Classic bike ride, at Chelmsford, finishing in 80th place out of 87 finishers in 29.52.