March runner Larham takes vet prize
Fenland Running Club’s love affair with the Stamford Striders St Valentine’s 30K race around the hilly countryside of Stamford continued on Sunday with 15 runners completing the course in a field of 599.
Ian King, Neil Bailey, Tracey Else, Tracy Farr and Jon Rowell all achieved their longest race to date and Larissa Follen smashed a massive 27 minutes off last year’s time.
Full results: Paul Weigand 172nd 2:23:42; Mel Trayford 187th 2:25:09; Sarah Gauvin 237th 2:30:02; Jay Gilbert 266th 2:33:43; Paul Griffin 267th 2:33:51; Ellen Drew 270th 2:33:59; Ian King 376th 2:46:34; Neil Bailey 423rd 2:52:44; Alan Bird 424th 2:52:46; Jane Greenwood 433rd 2:54:15; Larissa Follen 466th 3:01:17; Tracey Else 479th 3:02:52; Joanne Clarke 497th 3:06:22; Tracy Farr 507th 3:10:05; Jon Rowell 546th 3:20:47.
l March AC recorded an amazing eight personal best times at Stamford. Geraldine Larham won 1st lady vet 45 prize with a PB.
Mick Stacey 2:12:14, Geraldine Larham 2:14:29pb and 1st in Age Cat, Justin Elvidge 2:17:31pb, Karen Patterson 2:21:21pb, Steve Cornell 2:34:37, David Tuffnail 2:42:15pb, Tom Orr 2:49:12, Dawn Veal 2:50:46pb, Amy Ellis 3:02:47, Emma Carey 3:05:08pb, Pat Norris 3:10:51pb, Nina Markillie 3:24:16pb and Suzanne Orr 4:09:01.