Festive Results!

Some Boxing Day competition news. Tom Spelman was in 10K action in Galway, Ireland, completing the Athenry 10K in 49:56. 4 Newark Striders were amongst the 48 runners in the 4 lap 2.3 mile Newark AC Boxing Day Handicap at Sconce Park. Dave Dews 16:11, Noel Henderson 16:40, Peter Davis 17:24 and Graham Welsh 17:48. (Will update with official results, but watch times included for now).

And our final report of the year comes from the Peterborough New Year’s Eve 10K where 11 Newark Striders lined up at Ferry Meadows. Despite being a bit under the weather, Lewis Hopkinson was 25th from 640 finishers in a time of 40:13. Simon Palmer was the next Strider over the line in 42:40 followed by Noel Henderson 43:48, 2nd in age category and a new 10K PB.

Jason Cobb completed the course in 50:31 then Stephen Tomlinson 51:44. Donna Wright was first lady Strider in 59:04, Matt Patterson 59:06, Nicole Henderson 59:41, Jenny Palmer 1:02:27, Becky Clift 1:04:06 and rounding off 2018 by knocking another 3 minutes off her PB was Anthea Moisey 1:04:09.

Well done everyone!