Michelle Brazier Gardner had a brilliant run in the New York City Marathon, knocking 11 minutes off her previous best to finish in 4:56:54. She came 34,641 out of 50643 finishers! Also running in New York was Shirley Fowler who successfully completed her 47th Marathon! She ran 4:09:16 and finished in 17,237th place. Joanne Rosenwold ran 4:38:37 and finished in 28,314th place.
In the Histon Bonfire Burn 10K Vashti MacDonald-Clink got a 46:59 PB finishing 183rd out of over 1000 finishers! Christine Taylor also got a PB 55:04 in 501st place.
At the Lode Half Marathon Yusuf Firat was the first Haverhill runner to finish. He ran 1:35:50 to finish in 20th place. Mike Freed was 3rd MV60 running 1:44:30. Jo Hammond and Daniel Everitt pushed each other to big PB’s. Jo took an incredible 8 minutes off her previous best and Daniel took two and a half minutes off his! They finished in the same time of 2:14:21.
On Saturday a group of runners ran the Olympic Park 10K to celebrate Paul Brough’s 50th birthday. Yusuf Firat was 3rd MV50 running 42:44, and Paul was 8th in his new age category running 47:24.
Chris Hawkins came 5th at the Clare parkrun 19:42 and Paul Krause came 8th in 20:39.
Terry Braverman ran his 312th parkrun in Cambridge and at Framlingham Castle Lynnette Garstang ran her first cross country race!
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