Team Success For Halsteads Men

Halstead Men took team top honours at Sundays Hadleigh 5 mile road race. Stewart Ellis 6th, Bradley Doe 7th and Jon Buist 18th all managed top 20 finishers’ to take to first male team award. The race was ran in very wet, testing conditions making the victory even sweeter. (Stewart Ellis Pictured, photo by Katrina Leaney)

Stewart Ellis 30:45
Bradley Doe 32:08
Jon Buist 34:49
Andy Owens 35:52
Danny Hewitt 37:53
Hazel Buist 41:43

Over the 10 mile distance an inspired Jim Leaney ran a PB of 1:28:34

Saturday also saw success, however this time it was for the females and Rosie Atkins who took 1st place female at the Great Notley 5k Park Run. The soggy 2 lapped course which includes the Discovery Centre ‘mountain’ was no match for an in-form Atkins who finished in 24:26.

Jim Clark 22:12
Dan Hollinshead 23:07
Rosie Atkins 24:26
Sam Wilson 25:56
Mick Purkiss 29:52
Shelia Purkiss 35:48

 
Halstead Road Runners meet on a Wednesday evening at 7:15pm at Courtaulds Sports Ground, Colchester Road. If you are interested in joining please contact club captains Jim Clark 07921 312361 or Jenn Langley 07769 997189, for further information.