Six members of March AC completed the Virgin London Marathon on Sunday.
Lee Carey (second from left in the group of March runners) completed his first Marathon in 4 hours 3 minutes and 01 seconds. Debra Wait was first home for the club, securing ninth overall in her age category 45-49 and 129th lady overall. Geraldine Emmins and Frances Cooke have also secured guaranteed places for next year’s race due to their superb times.
March AC also send a team of marshalls and many thanks go to Mick Durrant and his March team.
Times: Debra Wait 3.08.49, 2084th overall, Pete West 3.19.22, 3237th, Geraldine Emmins 3.39.36, 6,276th, Frances Cooke 3.48.17, 8,049th, Lee Carey 4.03.01, 11,601st.
lFenland Running Club’s Robbie Howlett, running his first marathon, clocked an impressive time of 3:16 and Dean Powley finished in 4:11.57. Dave Brammer battled valiantly against injury and pain and persevered to finish in 4:56:20. Nicole Coughlin improved on her previous best marathon time by four minutes to finish in 3:23:37.