Halstead Road Runners Marathon duo Andy Wilmott and Dan Smith competed in Sundays ‘Lalia’s Run Marathon’ in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire. This was a 4 lap, multi terrain marathon course over 27 miles in scenic rolling Hertfordshire countryside. Andy Wilmott finishing in 4:29, while Dan Smith finished in 5:25.
On Saturday Club Captain Jim Clark, Dan Hollinshead, Jenn Langley and James Ambrozovich all raced in the Gt Cornard 5k Park Run. Jim Clark, an agonising 4 seconds off of an elusive sub 20:00 time finished in 20:04 and 5th overall, Dan Hollinshead 22:03, Jenn Langley 28:12 and James Ambrozovich finished the course however no official time recorded.
Kate Allen completed the SVP100 Ultra Marathon on Saturday. The Stour Valley Path is a 100km (62 mile) long footpath in England, which starts in Newmarket (Suffolk) and ends in Cattawade, a village near Manningtree (Essex). The SVP100 covers almost the entire length of the well marked trail, and is one of the longest point to point races in East Anglia. Kate completed the course in an impressive 14:48:55.
Also, Andy Wilmott will soon be attempting 10 Marathons in 10 days in Septembers Great Barrow Challenge.