4 brave runners battled through the monsoon on Saturday morning in the latest RSC Grand Prix event at Kingsbury Parkrun. Paul Davey was first home in 17.41 to take the top points. The other runners were Russell Simpson (17.55), Dean England (18.56) and Matt Powell (20.16). Updated results tables to follow shortly….
Laura Whittle showed she’s in great form ahead of the Commonwealth Games with a fantastic run at the prestigious Spitzen Leichathletik meeting in Lucerne, Switzerland. She set a new Club record of 15.20.92 in taking second place in the 5000m. This improved her previous best time by over six seconds set back in 2008 and puts Laura in 4th place on the 2014 British rankings. Well done Laura and all the best for the Games!
The latest 100 club winners are:
- £50 – Mike Marshall
- £30 – Roy Humpherson
- £25 – Nick Corker
- £15 – Mick Browne
- £15 – Alex Buchanan
- £15 – Clive Hackforth
Well done all and thanks for your support. The next draw is on 27 November. If you’d like to join the 100 club please speak to John Mills
On Tuesday, Graham will be selling a load of London 2012 sports gear. All 2 quid or 3 for a fiver. All the money goes to the special needs school where his wife is Chair of Govenors. It’a all genuine Adidas and Stella Macartney stuff, T-shirts, Polo Shirts, Vests etc. Children’s sizes mainly but some adults too. See Graham on the track before or after training on Tues. Bring your money with you. x
There were a number of distance runners out at the Northbrook 10k in our latest Grand Prix race. Russell Simpson won the battle to be first home for the club fiishing in 18th overall in a time of 36.21. There were great runs also by:
- Steve Marklew - 36.58
- Jon Hopkins – 37.19 in his 1st race for the club
- Simon Corker – 37.25
- Matt Stenson – 41.28
- Matt Powell – 42.49 (PB)
Full results. Well done to everyone who took part!