Gilbert breaks Abington 10K course record!


Michael Gilbert won the Abington 10K and set a new course record in the process. He was just one second outside his PB and was over a minute and a half ahead of the next runner!
We had 31 runners competing in the 10k! Eight of them set PB’s! Andrew Bell and Peter Miller had another good battle, with Andy beating Peter by just one second! Andy finished 8th in 36:24 and Peter was 9th in 36:25 taking a whopping 4 minutes off his previous best!
Martin Lawrence was 3rd MV50 in 39:29 and Yusuf Firat was 4th MV50 in 42:08. Brigitte Heard was 2nd FV55 running 53:14.
Kevin Millard got his 11th PB of the year! He is just one PB away from Tony Bacon at the top of the PB league. Kevin ran 43:07 which is a 46 second improvement.
Glenn Fruish got his first PB of the year with 48:12.
Joanne Rosenwold got a PB by 2 minutes with her 53:23.
Christine Taylor recorded a 57:12 PB. Alison & Rob Goodwin both got PB’s. Alison took an amazing 10 minutes off her previous best to finish in 58:14. Rob was just one second behind 58:15. They are now joint 4th in the PB League with their 7 PB’s! Cheryl Claydon got her 4th PB of the year with 59:09.
Jed Randall finished in 7th place in the 2K fun run out of 194 runners!
There was more success at the Haverhill Triathlon. Mat Bigley finished 2nd in the Sprint Tri. Bryan Rootes finished 2nd in the Duathlon Sprint+. In the Aquathlon Juliet Bigley and Freddie Millard both finished first in their age categories.
At the first Clare parkrun there was a brilliant turnout of 23 Haverhill runners. Yusuf was our first runner in 14th place 20:58. Mary Ann Tuli was 4th Female 22:00. Sirkka Love had the 4th best age grade rating in the run 75.32% 26:08.

Check out the rest of the results and PB league in the links below:…


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