Well done to everyone who ran at the weekend.Some great results.Report:
John Buck in training for the Chester Marathon in 3 weeks time finished the Chippenham Half in 1:34:06.
GREAT NORTH RUN
Nine RSE runners were among the 42000 who travelled to Newcastle this weekend for the 13.1 mile Great North Run.
Well done to Elaine Chapman who despite having to weave in and out of the many runners was the only one to achieve a PB when she finished in 1.53.33 .Paul Coates just missed his PB in 1.52.23 . Caroline Terry and Sharon Smith both running the race for the first
time did well to finish in 2.26.12 and 1.47.16 respectively . Sallie Clatworthy, Louise Abbott, Ruth Herbert, Caroline Coates and Tracey Pitts all crossed the line together in 2.58.46.
CHELTENHAM HALF MARATHON
Congratulations to Sharon Baldwin who finished first in her age group at the Cheltenham Half with a finishing time of 1.40.00 and to Sarah Coates and Clare Mace who ran the distance for the first time. Sarah finished in 2.26.39 and Clare in 2.29.18.
BRISTOL HALF MARATHON
Well done to Graham Aitchison who was the only RSE runner to complete the Bristol Half due to Mark Garrett unfortunately having to pull out at mile 9 with an injury. Graham finished in 1.52.55.