At the Torbay Parkrun Saturday, Riviera Racers were represented by Preecha Intamart who finished 5th in 19:04, Malcolm Nelson 45 in 21:38 PB, Paul Ricketts, 42 in 22:25, Claire Frost 218 in 33:14 PB. Turnout was 298 runners for the 120th Torbay Parkrun, the winner’s time was 17:41.
Haldon Forest Parkrun
Riviera Racers went in force to the new Park run at Haldon Forest, Matthew Dalton was 4th in 20;00, Anne Roberts was 59 in 28:24 Paul Mitchell was 85th in 31:05 Steph Jempson was 87th in 31:10 PB and Anita Newcombe was 95th in 32:21 a new PB on a hilly course.
The South West Coastal Path Challenge
The South West Coastal Path Challenge was a picturesque 12K out of East Soar and over the rolling fields towards Bolberry, Riviera Racers were represented by Jessica Perris, 7th Lady 21st in 1:12:44 Alex Munro 9th in 1:02:19 and Chris King 11th in 1:02:41.
Matthew Dalton upped his PB with a new Marathon PB and new club record time of 3hr 06min 25sec 1,966th Place out of 20,000 runners, this is the first of 6 marathons in seven weeks.