HPRC Grand Prix & Humber Bridge Half Marathon

Tuesday evening, and David Cross and Gary Tasker were at Rushcliffe Country Park for race 1 of the Holme Pierrepont Running Club Grand Prix. David covered the 4 miles in 25:46 and Gary 27:33. Also on Tuesday, Dave Dews 19:36 PB, Peter Davis 22:31 and Stephen Tomlinson 23:08 PB were competing in the second round of the Lincoln Wellington 5K series. On to Thursday for the HPRC Grand Prix race 2, a 5 mile event at Colwick Park. David Cross 33:57, Gary Tasker 35:12 and Stephen Tomlinson 41:03.

Sunday, and 4 Striders made the trip to Hessle for the 20th Humber Bridge Half Marathon, a warm and windy day on a tough course that includes the aptly named Cardiac Hill. Graham Welsh 1:54:00, Andy Sirrs 2:17:50, Heather Green & Lesley Butlin 2:46:42.

Kirsty Ballinger and Jennifer Owens were at the Normanby Hall 10K, Kirsty ran the race in 1:18:39 together with Jennifer, 1:18:41. Claire Spratt and Amanda Longmire ran the 10K Race for Life at Clumber Park, raising money for a great cause and crossing the line together in a watch time of 1:17:48.

Well done everyone!