Parker leads the way as Fenland’s runners conquer 15-mile road race
A HOST of Fenland runners conquered a hilly 15 miles of road racing at Folksworth on Sunday.
First home for Fenland Running Club was Robin Parker, who finished a remarkable seventh in a field of 449 runners with a time of 1.29.52.
This stunning sub six-minute mile pace was good enough to see him first home in the Male Vet 40 category.
Trudy Sayell recorded a personal best time of 1.48.08 - knocking a massive five minutes off her previous year’s effort.
Andrew Larham was the leading performer for March AC, finishing 32nd with a time of 1.39.52. The first lady home for the club was Karen Patterson, who finished 182nd with a time of 1.48.08.
Fenland Running Club:
- 1 Both drivers seriously injured after head on crash
- 2 'Rubberneckers' cause second crash trying to view overturned lorry
- 3 Honda, Seat and Toyota crash on A141
- 4 Two women fighting for life after A141 crash
- 5 Woman, 80, dies following A141 crash
- 6 Chapel conversion withdrawn following stinging rebuke
- 7 Developer going flat out to convert former post office
- 8 Doddington Minor Injuries Unit to temporarily close
- 9 Village farm buildings targeted in arson attack
- 10 Dealer responsible for £500k worth of drugs caught
Robin Parker, 7th, 1.29.52; Richard Dix, 81st, 1.47.49; Trudy Sayell, 84th, 1.48.08; Paul Weigand, 93rd, 1.48.51; Paul Arnold, 119th, 1.49.30; Andre Pittock, 119th, 1.52.46; Dan Wate, 128th, 1.53.22; Richard Hammond, 149th, 1.54.51; Adam Oaks, 317th, 2.14.29.
Andrew Larham 32nd 1.39.52, Adrian Snook 103rd 1.50.55, Jason Perring 109th 1.51.48, Karen Patterson 182nd 1.58.52, Pete West 183rd, 1.58.53, Geraldine Emmins 186th 1.59.10, Austin Patterson 381st, 2.25.09, Shaun Donkin 394th 2.28.00, Stephen Cowell 406th 2.30.46, Alan Dawes 417th 2.33.57.