At the Torbay Parkrun Saturday, a very blustery race, Riviera Racers set 5 new PB’s plus a new club record, Matthew Dalton, achieved a 3rd place finish, with a time of 18:33 a PB and new club record, Peter Cartwright 79th in 26:20, Paul Mitchell 133rd a PB in 29:11, Stephanie Jempson 163rd in 31:14 a PB, Claire Frost 199th in 35:05 PB, Natasha Barlow 212th in 36:02 PB and Leah Hodge 239th in 37:38. Turnout was 269 runners for the 117th Torbay Parkrun, the winner’s time was 18:22.
Next week’s Torbay park run is a special open invitation “Introduction to parkrun!” to anyone who has not run it before, aligns with the finish of the Couch to 5k programme, everyone is welcome, the course can be run or you can walk and run or just walk, all abilities welcomed. Remember to register on the Park Run web site for a recorded time.
Haldon Forest Park Run
Anita Newcombe was the lone representative for Riviera Racers at Haldon Forest Park run achieving a 154th place finish in 33:39 a PB.
Weymouth Half Marathon
Riviera Racers Men’s Captain, Matthew Dalton, completing the Weymouth Half Marathon in a fantastic time of 1.26.25 Sunday. A great event by @justracinguk check out his dinosaur medal – how cool is that?
Bovey Tracey Charity 5K and 10K.
Organised by the Bovey Valley Runners Anita Newcombe ran the 10k course in 1:02:27 a new PB.