Eight Fenland Running Club runners took part in the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday, which had 45,401 finishers.
It saw the club’s second sub three-hour result in as many weeks when Martin Jennings took almost three minutes off his PB with a superb run of 2:54:10.
The next two men to finish were Ryan Jones and Rod Sinnott with a new PB. First lady home was Sarah Gauvin.
Three FRC runners were running for charities of their choice: Luke Pinner, running his first ever marathon, in aid of Antinatal Results and Choices (ARC); Larissa Follen and Denise Griffin (first time marathoner) both ran in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support.
Full results: Martin Jennings 1,173rd 2:54:10 (PB); Ryan Jones 2,077th 3:01:26; Rod Sinnott 3,036th 3:10:02 (PB); Sarah Gauvin 7,015th 3:33:59; Paul Fysh 19,991st 4:27:46; Luke Pinner 24,228th 4:44:32; Larissa Follen 24,730th 4:46:27; Denise Griffin 25,978th 4:51:54.
l March AC had some strong 2017 London Marathon performances in perfect weather conditions.
Geraldine Larham got a personal best time of 3 hours 6 minutes and 45 seconds finishing 125th lady overall as did Toni Alcaraz crossing the line in 3.13.15 and 245th lady.
Times: Geraldine Larham 3:06:45pb, (2,614th) Mick Stacey 3:09:01, (2,907th) Toni Alcaraz 3:13:15, (3,472nd) Mike Boxall 3:14:30, (3,686th) Jevan Robertson 3:16:09, Karen Patterson 3:17:36, (4,211th) Peter West 3:33:01, (6,839th) Phil Beldom 3:53:44, (11,412th) Ed Palmer 4:08:32, Tina Lambert 4:58:18, Pat Norris 5:04:58, (28,868th) Rachel Boxall 5:05:18, (28,929th) Twanette Richmond 5:09:48, (29,768th) Sarah Westbrook 5:22:47.