Brenda Clayton had a great month with her racing. She set the first FV70 Club Record at the Harlow 10 at the start of September with a time of 1.42.14. Later in the month, Brenda broke her own V70 10k Club Record by 1.29, with a time of 1.00.31 at Manuden and then following weekend the V70 5k by 0.16, with a time of 28.45 at Burnham-on-Crouch, having previously set both records in May.
Congratulations to Carinne Jay who won an Essex Bronze medal at the Pleshey Half Marathon in a time of 1.41.06.
Club Records and Personal Bests
These records have been updated to the end of September. Please take time to check for any errors and let me know.
Club Championship & Age Awards
After the Ingatestone 5, the Pleshey Half Marathon and a variety of %k, 15 miles and marathon performances in September, the leadership in all categories remains the same as at the end of August.
The Ladies’ Championship leaderboard remains unchanged at the end of September with Carinne Jay in first place on 500 points, Sharon Wright in second on 489 and Debbie Barry in third on 486 points.
Similarly in the Men’s Championship, John Tennant still leads on 492, Darren Tiley remains in second on 485 with Andy Bradley in third place on 441.5 points.
In the Ladies’ Age Categories the leaders are still the same, in the Ladies Senior, Catherine Ridge has 140 points, the FV35 leader is Sharon Wright (200 points), the FV45 leader is still Carinne Jay (200 points), the FV55 leader remains Debbie Barry (200) and the FV65 leader is still Paulene Galoppi (97 points).
In the Men’s Age Categories; the Senior leader is still Alex Smith (187 points), the MV40 leader remains Darren Tiley (194 points), the MV50 leader Andy Bradley (193.5 points), the MV60 leader John Tennant (200 points) and the new MV70 leader is Peter Mills (136 points).
Please take time to check for any errors and let me know. For full details of the tables see the Club web site http://www.thehrc.org.uk/championship2017.htm
There is a list of local races, including Club Handicap, Club and Essex Championship dates on the web site. http://www.thehrc.org.uk/fixtures.html