EMA2NOTTS & Sleaford Half

Some events were cancelled this weekend, including the Barcelona Marathon and Ashby 20, but some did take place, amongst them the Sleaford Half Marathon. Matt Silk was the first of the four Newark Striders to finish, completing the course in 1:30:25, placing 30th overall and 3rd in his age group. Peter Davis was next, with…

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Retford Half Marathon

We travel up the A1 first, to the Retford Half Marathon where 17 Newark Striders took on the 13.1 mile distance. Dave Dews was first to finish with a new PB time of 1:36:22, followed by Jean-Louis Balestra in 1:40:13 and Philippa Clarke with a big new PB of 1:40:23. Peter Davis crossed the line…

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Belvoir Challenge

The recent rain created some very muddy conditions for this year’s Belvoir Challenge but there was a good turnout of Striders nonetheless. As usual, there was lots of lovely cake to fuel and cheer the competitors around the course on a breezy Saturday. In the 26 mile event Ruth Mountstevens was first to finish with…

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