Heckington 10 & Outlaw Triathlon

Saturday and four Newark Striders were at the Heckington show, the largest village show in England, to take part in the 10 mile road race. First home in 1:06:49 and 30th place overall was Mark Jackson. Next to overcome the challenging headwind and complete the course was Philippa Clarke 1:23:16, followed across the finishing line by Stephen Tomlinson 1:28:40 and Jacqui Jackson 1:34:57.

On to Sunday and Matt Silk, Dan Stephen and run leader Tom Marshall were taking on the mighty ‘Outlaw’ Triathlon, 2.4 miles swimming, 112 miles cycling followed by 26.2 miles running. Coach Tom was 48th overall in 10:25:36 (1:03:59, 5:54:05, 3:18:43), Matt was next 11:39:19 (1:08:35, 5:53:17, 4:25:24) and Dan 12:35:18 (1:15:14, 6:24:20, 4:44:43).

Well done everyone!

(Heckington pics ©photograFi, by kind permission)