Notts 20 & Shrewsbury 10K

6 Newark Striders took on the inaugural Notts20, the figure of 8 course started and finished at Holme Pierrepont, went out into the windy and undulating countryside with a section along the Trent and past the City Ground. Plenty of very big puddles. Noel Henderson finished the 20 miles in 2:44:06 3rd in age category,…

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Retford Half & Knighton 20

We start with news from Saturday, Tom Spelman and John Palmer were running a 16 mile event in support of bowel cancer. The pair ran together from East Midlands airport to Nottingham Castle in a time of 2:19. On Sunday Nicole and Noel Henderson took on the Knighton 20, with the strong winds and a…

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Belvoir Challenge, Cambridge Half & Rushcliffe

15 Newark Striders took on the Belvoir Challenge on Saturday, a tough event made enjoyable by the fact that energy gels and sports drinks are replaced by cake, supplemented in some cases with beer! There are two challenge distances, 15 miles and 26 miles. In the 26 mile, Nige Driscoll finished in 5:37:14, Cate Driscoll…

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