Club news release 26/1/2020


Royal Parks 10k Winter Series – Frances Levy was in 10km (6.2 mile) race action at the weekend and completed the course around the Olympic Stadium in East London with a time of 54-44. Megan Taylor also raced and finished in 55-34.

Marathon action: Davie Stafford and Clare Wing were back in marathon action at the weekend, taking on the Hercules Labour One event (hosted by Phoenix Running) near Harlow, Essex. Davie finished in 04-05-15, claiming a seventh place, whilst Clare came in at 04-37-23, 14th place. 

One final bit…it’s Parkrun!

The 5km (3.1 mile) free-event for all took place on Saturday morning and there were some Striders out in force, some at Stevenage and some away.

Stevenage Parkrun: 534 runners took part in the two-lap course around Fairlands Lakes. Brendon Kelly 19-54 (16th), Oliver Garbas 19-56 (17th), Robert Moye 21-11 (29th – Parkrun PB), Helen Moye 24-10 (100th), Peter Fitzgerald 25-04 (123rd), Dan Gunning 26-54 (176th) – course PB, Darren Isted 27-53 (210th), Kirsten Jarvis 28-41 (231st), Peter Kelly 28-43 (232nd), Sharon Williams 28-47 (233rd), Sarah Kinsella 29-42 (272nd), Elizabeth Love 30-02 (285th), Mandy Himsworth 32-03 (337th), Dave Bryan 32-48 (356th), Caroline Longfellow 33-02 (361st), Esperanza Castro 35-51 (406th), Lisa Briggs 36-13 (425th), Lauren Pegg 36-25 (429th), Dorota Adamczyk 37-26 (441st), Ian McClements 37-27 (445th), Sarah Goodyear 37-46 (451st), Tracy Norris 40-23 (488th), Helen Cal-Fernandez 50-31 (527th).    

Away results

Hazelwood (Sunbury, London). 120 runners took part. Danik Bates 22-11 (8th). 

Westmill (Ware, Herts): 95 runners took part. Jenny Ingram-Tedd 25-32 (18th & 1st female finisher), Jade Pope 31-12 (43rd) – course PB. 

Letchworth (Herts): 150 runners took part. William Reynolds 24-02 (9th). 

Harlow (Essex): 350 runners took part. Garry Wallace 31-32 (205th). 

Jersey Farm (Sandridge, Herts): Chrissie Thomas 32-57 (121st), Ally Brown 33-08 (134th). 

Ellenbrook Fields (Hatfield, Herts): Rachel Hall 47-32 (386th).