Last weekend there was some fantastic running at the Peterborough Great Eastern Run Half Marathon with many people getting PB’s. First in for Haverhill in 102nd place was Peter Miller running a PB of 1:20:15. Next in was Alex Smith who got a massive 13 minute PB!!! He finished in 1:21:48. This was Alex’s 11th PB of the year and he is now just one away from the top of the PB league.
Tony Gooding also got a big PB knocking over 5 minutes off his previous time to record 1:34:44. Marc Benson got his 7th PB of the year with 1:40:24. Kevin Millard got his 12th PB of the year and is now joint top of the PB league! He finished in 1:42:03 which is almost a 6 minute improvement on his previous best! Carl Oldford ran a good debut half marathon finishing in 1:54:22.
Joanne Rosenwold was the first female Haverhill runner to finish and she also got a big PB. She broke 2hrs for the first time to finish in 1:59:02 which is a five and a half minute improvement!
In the Yorkshire Marathon Mark White 3:24:09 & Simon Wallis 3:53:40 both got PB’s. Kirsty Millard & Karen Martin both recorded good times with 3:42:38 & 3:58:35 respectively.
Shirley Fowler got a PB by over a minute, in the Barrow Marathon. She finished in 4:03:08 and was 8th overall and first lady!
Sandra Hiscox ran the Tissington Half Marathon and took over 3 minutes off her previous best! She was 9th in her age category finishing in 2:14:51.
Teresa Franklin had a good run at the Martlesham 10K 51:34.
There were also lots of HRC parkrunning last week. We had 14 runners at Clare parkrun. Michael Gilbert finished first 16:31. Sian-Marie Lucas was 2nd female 21:05.
Paul James Game was first in the Clacton Seafront parkrun 19:25. Karina Hunt ran her best ever parkrun 31:35 at Poole. At Cambridge parkrun Terry Braverman ran his best time this year 32:28 in his 309th parkrun!
Check out the rest of the results and PB league here: