Darren Wins South Yorkshire Road League Race 1, Oxspring

Wednesday 9 April 2014

Darren Newbould won the opening race in the South Yorkshire road league in 27:11. Adam Dyson was 4th in 27;27 with Phil Cooper 9th in 28:04. Dean Furniss was 3rd M45 in 29th in 29:06 with Nick O’Sullivan 9th M45 (95th) in 32:38. Paul Keen was 2nd M60 (146th) in 35:00.

Nicola Birch was 8th (109th) in 33:10 in the senior women’s race.

London Marathon and Mini-Marathon

Sunday 13 April 2014

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Tom Jenkins had an outstanding run, finishing 49th overall (including the elite field) with a new pb of 2:28:18. Andrew Challenger improved his pb to 2:32:12 in finishing 71st with Ben Beattie also producing a new pb of 2:34:01 in 91st. Zak Mellard improved his time by a massive 10 minutes to 2:43:44 (328th). Mike Sprot ran 2:56:12 to finish 981st. Eric Latham ran 3:27:49 (4649th) with Samya Armoush 3:48:09 (8565th), Richard Tompkins 3:44:40 (7781) and Hilde Storkse 4:44:40 (22289).

In the mini-marathon over 3 miles, representing Yorkshire and Humberside, Charlotte Slack was 56th in the U17W race in 19:14, Cameron Bell was 23rd in the U17M race in 15:54 and Tilly Simpson a fine 4th in the U13G race in 17:34.

The report in the Star can be found here. Note that the positions in the Star do not include the elite field.