Andre in swift time

Eight Fenland Running Club runners were amongst 248 finishers in the Wymondham AC 20 mile race with a two lap course through villages and open countryside starting and finishing in Wymondham.

There was steady rain throughout, with cold wind in the exposed parts of the course. First home for Fenland in 72nd place was Andre Pittock in 2.35.44 with the next three FRC runners finishing within the next six minutes.

Full results: 72nd Andre Pittock, 2.35.48; 76th Lucy Chessor, 2.36.01; 77th John Chapman, 2.36.02; 100th Dave Webster, 2.41.44; 129th Pasquale Ruggerio, 2.46.52; 204th Jane Greenwood, 3.11.07; 207th Paul Denwood, 3.12.01; 208th Adam Oakes, 3.12.01.

Sarah Gauvin and Laura Arnold took part in the Bury St Edmunds Pacers Tarpley 10 mile in a field of 223 finishers. Sarah finished 136th in a time of 1.27.02 and Laura was 176th in a time of 1.34.19.

Laura’s husband Paul undertook the longer Tarpley 20 mile race and was 26th in a field of 161 finishers in a time of 2.23.31.