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London Marathon

We begin this week with marathon news, starting in the capital where Mark Jackson, Mary Swindles, Kath Scott and Sarah-Jane Cobb took on the iconic Virgin London Marathon. Mark finished in 3:30:01, Mary running for the MS Society 4:36:48, Kath 4:47:15 PB and Sarah-Jane 5:24:13 PB. Meanwhile in Lancashire, 7 Newark Striders completed the Blackpool…

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Easter Running!

We start this weekend’s round up with news from Good Friday. Stephen Tomlinson was at the Yorkshire coast for the Bridlington Easter 5 mile Dash, which he completed in 41:36. Easter Sunday saw a super turnout for the Newark Half Marathon All Clubs run in sunny weather. A few ran the 12 mile version, but…

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Paris & Boston Marathons

What a smashing day ! Today has seen lots of PB’ s and club records broken. Let’s start in Paris, 13 Lucky Striders lined up at the Av. des Champs-Élysées, to start their marathon journey. First to finish was Mark Jackson in a new personal best time of 3:10:21 followed by Simon Palmer 3:49:33, Nigel…

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Lincoln 10K

Wouldn’t start this week’s report with anything other than Simon Roberts’ magnificent performance in the Manchester marathon. Simon was over the moon after covering the 26.2 miles in a new PB and fastest ever Newark Striders marathon time of 3:02:48. 29 Newark Striders were amongst the 4547 finishers in the Run for All City of…

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The Grantham Cup 10K

It was the Grantham Cup 10K on Sunday and four Newark Striders took on the tough trail course with its two challenging hills. Peter Davis was first to finish, crossing the line in 52:45 followed by Gary Bourne 56:42, David Taylor (canicross) 58:24 and Chris Cregg 1:09:56. Well done everyone! Images, thanks Shaun Parkes

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