TCRC Braving the miles
Sunday saw Three Counties Running Club Members racking up the miles in 4 different counties and another country.
Nine runners took to the lovely flat out and back 10k race at Thorney where it was nearly a PB clean sweep. Lee Johnson was first home with a fantastic time and PB of 42:35.Next home was first TCRC female Claire Apted in 46:21PB, Sarah Clark 50:09PB, Mark Mattless 50:23, Sarah Johnson 55:30PB, Tony Lamb 56:42PB, Louise Drew 57:52PB, Jemma Redhead 1:02:28PB and Sarah Lamb 1:03:34PB.
A lovely calm fresh morning saw a 5 female TCRC team tackle the rather hilly but very scenic 20mile Wymondham Spring Race ready for up and coming marathons, with all runners getting a PB. Elisabeth Sennitt-Clough was the first club member home and also 5th female in her age category finishing in a cracking PB time of 2:38:38. Teresa Rodrigues was next home with a great time of 3:14:34PB. Adele O Conner, Vicki Drake and Sarah-Jane Macdonald all crossed the line together in 3:39:50 all getting PB’s.
It was the first London landmarks half marathon this year and 2 Club Members participated. Chris garner was the first club member home in 2:06:27. Steve Clarke ran his first ever half marathon and had been putting on charity events to run this race to support ‘Tommy’s Children’s charity. Steve finished in a cracking time of 2:30:52PB.
Barry Clark not only ran Saturday at Wakefield Thornes Parkrun in a time of 33:41 but stayed in Wakefield to run Sunday in the Wakefield hospice 10k and completed the race in a great time of 58:44.
Arthur Sargeant travelled to Poland to take part in the Zagan ,Stalag Luft lll, great escape Memorial 10k Race finishing in a great time of 57:04.
Only the Brave, 6 mile obstacle course at Thetford saw husband and wife team Phil and Vicki Newton take part and the mud didn’t disappoint.
Parkrun results Kings Lynn Tracey Else with a cracking PB 24:02.
March Steve Clarke 58:24.
Clifton Colin Apps 28:37 Joely Apps 44:26.
Three Counties next event is the Easter Bunny run on Good Friday. Please come and take part to help raise money for the Callum Pites Smiles charity. See our Facebook page or website for details. www.threecountiesrc.org