Marine Corps Marathon, Washington 27th October
A late result from the previous week saw Kinney complete the Marine Corps Marathon which started and finished at Arlington Cemetery in Washington DC and was attended by 400 US Marines along the route. Kinney finished in 18,926th position out of 23,392 finishers in 5hrs 31min 29sec.
18926 Andy Kinney 5.31.29
Luton Half Marathon 27th October
At the Luton Half Marathon Colin Moody finished in 50th place out of 400 finishers in 1hr 36min 24sec.
50 Colin Moody 1.36.24
Great South Run, Portsmouth (10 miles) 27th October
At a very windy Great South Run 10 Mile race at Portsmouth Andy Ramage did well to achieve a personal best time for the distance,
finishing in 1910th place out of nearly 30,000 finishers in 1hr 18min 35sec. Also achieving a PB was Paul Schroder 350th in 1hr 24min 12sec, and Wendy Spring was 6243rd in 1hr 31min 48sec.
1910 Andrew Ramage 1.18.35 PB
3501 Paul Schroder 1.24.12 PB
6243 Wendy Spring 1.31.48
Beachy Head Marathon 26th October
At another very windy south coast race, Sean Flynn finished the very hilly Eastbourne Beachy Head Marathon in 421st place out of 1557 finishers in a creditable 4hrs 37min 19sec. This is one of the biggest off-road marathons in the UK and is popular for its scenic and challenging route through the South Downs National Park countryside.
421 Sean Flynn 4.37.19
Chelmsford Parkrun, (5k) 26th October
At the Chelmsford Parkrun 5K David Page finished in 82nd place out of 269 finishers in 24min dead and wife Janice was 90th in 24min 25sec.
82 David PAGE 24.00
90 Janice PAGE 24.25
Gunpowder Parkrun, Waltham Abbey (5k) 26th October
At the Gunpowder Parkrun 5K at Waltham Abbey Robin Lozeau finished in 23rd place out of 92 finishers in 23min 26sec. He was followed by Paul Schroder 28th in a PB time of 24min 08sec and Wendy Spring 36th in 25min 40sec. Bringing up the rear, but by no means overshadowed, were husband and wife Peter and Joanne Mills who both created new HRC Vet 65 records, Peter finishing in 46th place in 27min 52sec and Joanne 70th in 30min 27sec.
23 Robin Peter LOZEAU 23.26
28 Paul SCHRODER 24.08 PB by 1.08
36 Wendy Jane SPRING 25.40
46 Peter MILLS 27.52 Debut V65 CR
70 Joanne MILLS 30.27 CR V65
Serpentine Last Friday of the Month 5K, Hyde Park, London - 25th October
At the Serpentine 5K at Hyde Park Steve Murtagh finished in 5th place out of 238 finishers and 1st Vet 40 in a fantastic 16min 49sec, just 12sec outside the HRC record for his age group.
5 Steve Murtagh 16.49 1st MV40
Hatfield Midweek 5K Series (Race 3 of 3) - 22nd October
At the Hatfield Midweek 5K Series, the 3rd race of 3, Adrian Fell finished in 22nd place out of 102 finishers in an excellent 18min 51sec. He was followed home by John Tennant in 38th place and 1st Vet 60 and also the overall series Vet 60 winner. Dionne Jones was 48th and 3rd Female Vet 35 in 21min 20sec, Sean Flynn 52nd in 21min 32sec and Sharon Wright 57th in 22min 01sec.
22 Adrian Fell 18.51
38 John Tennant 1st MV60
48 Dionne Jones 21.20
52 Sean Flynn 21.32
57 Sharon Wright 22.01
John Tennant was the 1st MV60 Series winner
Grays Sprint Triathalon (400m Swim, 20K Bike, 5K Run), Essex - 20th October
At the Sprint Triathlon at Grays Justin Patton finished the 400m swim, 20K bike ride and 5K run in 117th place out of 141 finishers in 1hr 38min 04sec.
117 Justin Patten 1.38.04 (5K run 24.21)
Abingdon Marathon 20th October
Harlow Running Club member Jamie Jephcott completed the Abingdon Marathon in 162nd place out of 703 finishers in an excellent 3hrs 14min 16sec. He as followed home by Peter Ayling in his debut at the distance in 635th place in 4hrs 36min 21sec.
162 Jamie Jephcott 3.14.16
Peter Ayling 4.36.21 Debut
Cabbage Patch 10 (miles), Twickenham 20th October
At the Cabbage Patch 10 Mile race at Twickenham Steve Murtagh finished in 29th place out of 1600 finishers and 1st Vet 45 in an excellent 56min 33sec.
30 Steve Murtagh 56.33 1st V45
Met League Cross Country (Race 1 of 5), Claybury 19th October
At the first round of the Metropolitan Cross Country League held over
a hilly 5 mile course at Woodford John Tennant finished in 293rd place out of 371 finishers and 2nd Vet 60 in 36min 47sec. He was followed by
Sean Flynn (316th, 38.31), Mark Hayward (328th, 39.37), Andy Ramage (334th, 40.26) and Matt Jones (347th, 41.44).
293 John Tennant 36.47
316 Sean Flynn 38.31
328 Mark Hayward 39.47
334 Andrew Ramage 40.26
347 Matt Jones 41.44
The Major ~10k, Eridge Park, Royal Tunbridge Wells 19th October
At The Major, a 10K obstacle (hills, mud and water) race held at Eridge Park near Royal Tunbridge Wells, Andy Kinney finished in 702nd place out of 1419 finishers in 2hrs 04min 03sec.
702 Andy Kinney 2.04.03
Gunpowder Parkrun, Waltham Abbey (5k) 19th October
Incredibly, on the previous day, Jephcott finished the Gunpowder Parkrun 5K at Waltham Abbey in 2nd place out of 86 finishers in a superb 18min 59sec. He was followed by son Daniel in 5th place and 1st Junior in 20min 10sec. Also running were Terry Pike (35th, 25.26), Debbie Barry (36th, 25.30, PB) and Jane Evans (51st, 28.26).
2 Jamie JEPHCOTT 18.59
5 Daniel JEPHCOTT 20.10
35 Terry PIKE 25.26 Debut
36 Debbie BARRY 25.30 PB by 0.01
51 Jane EVANS 28.26 Debut
Great Eastern Half Marathon 13th October
Harlow Running Club member Steve Murtagh completed the Great Eastern Half Marathon at Peterborough in 45th place out of 3842 finishers and 3rd Vet 45 in an excellent 1hr 16min. He was followed home by Lyndon Cooper in 56th place in a personal best time for the distance of 1hr 7min 03sec. In their debuts at the distance, Sandra Rust was 1393rd n 1hr 49min 24sec and Sarah Marriage was 3114th in 2hr 11min 21sec.
45 Steve Murtagh 1.16.00
56 Lyndon Cooper 1.17.03 PB by 4.13
1393 Sandra Rust 1.49.24 Debut
3114 Sarah Marriage 2.11.21 Debut
3499 Laura Seaward 2.26.27 debut
Tiptree 10 13th October
At the Tiptree 10 Mile race John Tennant finished in 61st place out of 286 finishers and 1st Vet 60 in 1hr 12min 27sec and Vicky Calver was 280th in 1hr 59min 49sec.
61 John Tennant 1.12.27 1st V60
280 Vicky Calver 1.59.49
New Ware 10 13th October
At the Ware 10 mile race Jamie Jephcott finished in 20th place out of 307 finishers in a superb 68min 59sec. He was followed home by son Daniel in a PB time of 73min 46sec and there were also PB's for Andy Ramage (91st, 80.55), Holly Nairn (152nd, 89.03) and Michelle Aitken (216th, 95.50).
20 Jamie Jephcott 1.08.59
44 Daniel Jephcott 1.13.46
48 Nick Dalton 1.14.01 Debut
60 Jamie Luck 1.16.41
83 Mark Hayward 1.19.50 Debut
91 Andrew Ramage 1.20.55 PB by 3.15
95 Matt Jones 1.21.20
130 Janice Page 1.25.10
136 Dave Page 1.26.00
152 Holly Nairn 1.29.03 PB by 3.54
165 Terry Pike 1.30.35
196 Lyndsey Hodge 1.33.47
212 Clair Adams 1.35.13 Debut
215 Debbie Smith 1.35.36
216 Michelle Aitken 1.35.50 PB by 0.53
Jill Oliver 10k ( Lee Valley ) 13th October
At the Lee Valley 10K Adrian Fell finished in 14th position in 40min 23sec and Robin Lozeau was 76th in 48min 29sec.
14 Adrian Fell 40.23
76 Robin Lozeau 48.29
Debbie Barry 52.48
Zagreb Half Marathon - 13th October
Andy Kinney completed his 75th half marathon at Zagreb in Croatia finishing in 748th position out of 1123 finishers in 2hrs 03min 29sec.
748 Andy Kinney 2.03.29
Chelmsford Parkrun (5k) 12th October
At the Chelmsford Parkrun 5K David Page finished in 79th position out of 218 finishers in 23min 44sec and wife Janice was 81st and 1st Vet 50 in 23min 48sec
79 Dave Page 23.44
80 Janice Page 23.48
Gunpowder Parkrun, Waltham Abbey (5k) 12th October
At the Gunpowder Parkrun 5K at Waltham Abbey John Bull finished in 5th place out of 83 finishers in 21min 26sec and Robin Lozeau was 20th in 23min 31sec.
5 John Bull 21.26
20 Robin Lozeau 23.31
Hatfield 5K Race Series (Race 2 of 3) - 8th October
At the second of three Hatfield 5K races Adrian Fell finished in 30th place out of 132 finishers in 18min 43sec. He was followed by Sean Flynn (68th, 21.31), Sharon Wright (73rd, 21.39) and John Tennant
30 Adrian Fell 18.43
68 Sean Flynn 21.31
73 Sharon Wright 21.39
91 John Tennant 23.22
Kielder Marathon - 6th October
On the Sunday Jared Bethell completed the multi terrain marathon race in 25th place out of 825 finishers in an astounding 3hr 20min 38sec.
25 Jared Bethell 3:29.38
Bournemouth Marathon 6th October
At the Bournemouth Marathon Jamie Jephcott finished in 228th place out of 3000 finishers in a superb 3hrs 31min 16sec.
228th Jamie Jephcott 3.31.16
Bournemouth Half Marathon 6th October
At the Bournemouth Half Marathon James Berger finished in 129th place out of 2857 finishers in 1hr 36min 08sec. He was followed home by Daniel Jephcott (1262nd, 2.05.39), Alison Bull (2hrs 09min), Susan Dewen (2.12), Paulene Galoppi (2.19 PB) and Jan Webster (2.20).
129th James Berger 1.36.08 Debut
1262th Daniel Jephcott 2.05.39
Alison Bull 2.09
Susan Dewen 2.12
Paulene Galoppi 2.19
Jan Webster 2.20
Brussels Half Marathon - 6th October
At the Brussels Half Marathon in Belgium Andy Kinney finished in 6721st place out of 7853 finishers in 2hrs 17min 42sec.
6721 Andy Kinney 2:17.42
Gauntlet 12k, Finchingfield 6th October
At the Gauntlet 12K at Finchingfield, near Braintree, Julia Gardiner finished in 41st Place out of 266 finishers in 1hr 10min 34sec and Andrew Ramamge was 83rd in 1hr 22min 30sec.
41st Julia Gardiner 1.10.34
83rd Andrew Ramage 1.22.30
Southend 10K - 6th October
Southend 10K John Tennant finished in 142nd place out of 1136 finishers and 3rd Vet 60 in 43min 15sec. He was followed home by Robin Lozeau (295th, 48.02 PB), Paul Schroder (413rd, 51.09 PB), Wendy Spring (510th, 53.19) and Vicky Calver (1070th, 71.13).
142 John Tennant 43.15 3rd Vet 60
295 Robin Lozeau 48.02 PB
413 Paul Schroder 51.09 PB
510 Wendy Spring 53.19
1070 Vicky Calver 71.13
Manuden 10k 6th October
A the Manuden 10K, near Bishop's Stortford, Adrian Fell finished in 4th place out 135 finishers in an excellent 39min 58sec. He was followed home by John Bull (18th, 44.17), Jon Steadman (23rd, 45.38), Catherine Ridge (29th, 46.52 PB), Terry Ridge (30th, 46.52), Sharon Wright (31st, 47.11), Janice Page (52nd, 50.32) and David Page (56th, 50.55).
4th Adrian Fell 39.58
18th John Bull 44.17
23rd Jon Steadman 45.38
29th Terry Ridge 46.52
29th Catherine Ridge 46.52 PB
31st Sharon Wright 47.11
52nd Janice Page 50.32
56th Dave Page 50.55
Willow 10k, Hatfield 6th October
At the Willow 10k at Hatfield Clare Airey finished in 70th place out of 649 finishers in 48min 59sec.
70th Clare Airey 48.59
Copped Hall 5 6th October
At the Copped Hall 5 Mile multi-terrain race at Epping Alan Broughton finished in 14th place out of 128 finishers in a superb 33min 39sec. He was followed by Roy Steven (19th, 35.09), Pasquale Pellecchia (37th, 38.22), Matt Jones (69th, 44.06) and Paula Coleman (70th, 44.13).
14th Alan Broughton 33.39
19th Roy Steven 35.09
37th Pasquale Pellecchia 38.22
69th Matt Jones 44.06
70th Paula Coleman 44.13
Bournemouth 10k 5th October
At the Bournemouth 10K Jamie Jephcott finished in 11th place out of 1169 finishers in an excellent 38min 40sec and he was followed by son Daniel in 54th place in 44min 31sec.
11th Jamie Jephcott 38.40
54th Daniel Jephcott 44.31
Chelmsford Parkrun 5K - 5th October
At the Chelmsford Parkrun 5K David Page finished in 68th place out of 218 finishers in 23min 48sec and wife Janice was 70th and 1st Vet 50 lady in 23min 54sec.
Dave Page 23.48
Janice Page 23.54
Gunpowder Parkrun 5K - 5th October
At the Gunpowder Parkrun 5K at Waltham Abbey Spencer Brooks finished in 19th place out of 79 finishers in a PB time of 22min 55sec.
Spencer Brooks 22.55 PB
Kielder Reservoir Duathalon - 5th October
Harlow Running Club member Jared Bethell endured an exhausting but enjoyable weekend at the acclaimed 'Britain's most beautiful Marathon event at the Kielder Reservoir in Northumberland. On the Saturday Bethell completed the 11K run, 25K bike ride, 6K run Duathlon finishing in 6th place out of 163 finishers in an excellent 2hrs 10min 06sec.
3 Jared Bethell 2:10.06