Fenland Runners travel to Oxborough for 13 mile half marathon

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk t

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk to take part in the Wissey Half Marathon. Photo: Jane Greenwood - Credit: Archant

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk to take part in the Wissey Half Marathon of mroe than 13 miles.

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk t

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk to take part in the Wissey Half Marathon. Photo: Jane Greenwood - Credit: Archant

Starting and finishing in the village, the course meandered through the villages of Eastmoor, Beachamwell, Barton Bendish and Broughton on a very warm day under a cloudless blue sky.

Out of the 255 finishers, Ryan Jones was the first member home from Fenland, finishing 9th overall with a splendid time of 1:24:52.

Steve Bennington managed a PB with a time of 1:46:53 and 102nd overall.

Other results are: André Pittock 1:38:38 (52nd); Paul Wiegand 1:41:47 (67th); Nigel Seale 1:42:48 (74th); Paul Griffin 1:46:22 (98th); Andy Wicklen 1:55:00 (145th); Jane Greenwood 1:55:50 (147th and 1st LV60) and Melissa Millward 2:35:30 (246th).

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk t

Nine members of the Fenland Running Club travelled to the historic village of Oxborough in Norfolk to take part in the Wissey Half Marathon. Photo: Jane Greenwood - Credit: Archant


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The marathon took place yesterday (September 2).

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