Lincoln 10K

Wouldn’t start this week’s report with anything other than Simon Roberts’ magnificent performance in the Manchester marathon. Simon was over the moon after covering the 26.2 miles in a new PB and fastest ever Newark Striders marathon time of 3:02:48.

29 Newark Striders were amongst the 4547 finishers in the Run for All City of Lincoln 10K. First back was Danielle Forsey in 43:29 PB followed by our first man Richard Spurr in 44:02 PB. Ted Behl was next in 45:22, then Graham Welsh 46:21 PB, Jon Palmer 46:34 PB, Steve Padgett 46:55 PB, Richard Webster 47:01 PB, Steve Martin 47:39 and Stephen Tomlinson 49:21 PB. Michael Hancock completed his first 10K in 51:49 PB just behind daughter Ella 50:16, then Lynda Madden 52:07, Dan Endersby 52:18, Tom Spelman 53:22, Michelle Starbuck 55:51 PB, Rachel Barnard 55:58, Jane Hill 56:53 and Jason Priest 57:47. Heather Green was delighted to go under the hour in 59:38 PB with Tom Jordan 59:39, Matt Patterson 1:00:03, Tracey Partridge 1:01:18 PB, Nicki Padgett 1:02:39 and Gemma Latham 1:03:12, Nina Burton 1:03:33 PB. Dennis Rawle finished in 1:04:53 PB, Tracey Mayfield 1:08:49 PB, Alex Doy 1:10:50 PB and Emma Ashwin 1:17:23 PB.

Emma Gilbert took part in round 2 of the Dark & White Peaks spring series at Grindleford, finishing the 14.5 KM course in 1:29, which earned a Gold timing award. Jason Cobb was in triathlon action in Grantham

Well done everyone!