Grimsthorpe Gallop & Humber Bridge Half

4 Newark Striders participated in the Humber Bridge Half Marathon, Adam Clarke was the first finisher, completing the course in 1:35:34 followed by Hannah Thomson 2:02:30, Stephen Tomlinson 2:03:03 PB and Becky Clift 2:04:33.

There was a good turnout at Grimsthorpe Castle for the Grimsthorpe Gallop trail events. Rob Wilkinson did the Half Marathon, covering the 13.1 miles in 2:39:27. In the 10 mile race Jean-Louis Balestra crossed the line in 7th position overall in a time of 1:20:19, then Noel Henderson 1:32:54 3rd in age category, Nick Harrison 1:58:37, Zoe Troop 1:58:42 4th in age category, Katie Gabbitas 1:58:44, Nicole Henderson 2:05:57, Anthea Moisey 2:13:42, Sharon Self 2:28:39 and Tom Stimson 2:28:41. Last but by no means least Jan Bailey was the race winner in the 10K event in a time of 39:29 and Philippa Clarke finished 2nd in age category with a time of 56:09.

Well done in the warm conditions everyone.