A bumper weekend of results for Striders….please let us know if any are missing!
Starting on Saturday morning, Guy Close ran the Harrogate parkrun in a PB time of 19:46. Graeme Kilvington was next Strider home, achieving his 2nd PB in a row with a runtastic 22:57. They were joined on the Stray by Nick Wallen (25:33), Tom Burell (26:59) and Tracy Allison (29:23).
At Fountains Abbey, Phil Chatterton took 6 seconds off his PB, finishing in 22:04. Chasing Phil down were Andrea Price (28:42), Dawn Richardson (29:52) and Clare Aynsley (31:08).
Up in the North East, Nicola Carter made her second visit of the year to the Gateshead event, clocking a time of 22:11.
On Sunday morning, 4 different events were visited by Striders. Starting with the ‘big hitter’, the club were well represented at the 3rd running of the Yorkshire Marathon. Stewart Hymas was first back, coming in under the 4 hour mark with a time of 03:50:47. Sean Brennan was next down the finish straight at York University, smashing his PB to record a time of 04:16:38. Undertaking her first Marathon, Club Secretary Alison Dales achieved a superb 04:25:01. Jane Day also took on the challenge of the York based event, finishing in a fantastic 04:48:14.
As part of the Yorkshire Marathon event, the inaugural York 10 Mile was also held on Sunday. Julian Carr and Rachel Hargreaves took part, recording times of 01:19:04 and 01:36:03 respectively.
Taking on the VERY hilly Richmond Castle 10k race were regular racers Clare McKenzie and Karen McNaughton. They completed the course in 57:24 and 01:03:23.
Dawn Richardson headed over to Scarborough for the Yorkshire Coast 10km race, clocking a PB time of 59:20.
Well done to all – its great to see the club represented at so many different events.