Dynamic Duo in top 10
It’s been a great couple of weekends for Three Counties Running Club Members obtaining PB’s and top 15 finishing spots.
The first big event was the second race in the Thetford 10k Trail Series which takes place around Thetford forest. There was 366 runners in the race with our very own club member Lee Johnson finishing in a fantastic 4th place with a time of 40:46. Next home for the club was Arthur Sargeant in 54:36, Sarah Melton-Whitelam 57:32, Sarah Johnson 57:40 and Steve Whitelam 1:04:39.
On Saturday amongst the 405 runners at Kingslynn Parkrun, TCRC had a top 15 invasion with Johnson not only getting his sub 19 crossing the line in 18:57 but also finishing in 5th place with fellow club member and friend Graham Rushmer finishing with a PB of 20:30 and claiming 10th place. Tim Clough followed in 13th place in 20:34 followed by his wife and club member Elisabeth Sennitt-Clough in 20:37PB in 14th place.
Fresh Sunday morning saw 12 TCRC members take part in the Shouldham XC Series, this event being the 5k distance. Morgan Harrison was first home for the club finishing 2nd in age in a great time of 17:50 followed by club member Kersten Muller 21:11, Jonny Clark 21:59, Mark Mattless 23:25, Matt Hunter 24:11CPB, Arthur Sargeant 24:48, Sarah Melton-Whitelam 25:19, Sarah Johnson 25:59, Victoria May 28:45, Jodie Clark and Sarah Lamb 31:33 and Jennie Sinclair 33:19.
32 Junior Park runners took to Wisbech Park Sunday with 10 TCRC Junior members amongst the field. First home for the club in 5th position was Maisie Macdonald in 9:39, William Durkin 10:02, Hayden Hall 10:32, Keira Fines 10:35, Rebekah Clough 10:52PB, Issac Western 10:58PB, Casey Grange 11:18, Sarah Clough 12:36, Esme Drake 20:41 and Stephanie Harbord 21:07.
Other Parkrun results Kingslynn Jayne Spurrier 26:35 Jennie Sinclair 33:03
Valentines Steve Rhodes 22:54 Sandra Rhodes 32:17
Whittlesey Justin Showell(SC) with Florence the dog 21:26
March Victoria May 29:21 Melvin Green 32:44 Elliot Green 35:15
Peterborough Colin Apps 23:36 Joely Apps 36:31
Holkham Tracey Else 25:43(1st in age,7th female)
Three Counties Running Club are flying the flag at Snetterton 10k and Folksworth15 on Sunday 20th January.