Jack and Rebecca shine in team’s best display

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AFTER a quiet weekend, Fenland Running Club members really pulled out the stops with Jack Trow and Rebecca Cousins competing in the Inter Counties Cross Country 8k races at Cofton Park, Birmingham.

Rebecca finished 139th out of a field of 259, knocking a minute off her previous year’s time, whilst Jack was 140th in a field of 175.

On Sunday Jack and Rebecca also put in outstanding performances in the 6th Frostbite League race at Hinchingbrook Park where on an approximate 5.5 mile muddy cross country course, Jack came home in 6th place and Rebecca in 50th (2nd lady home).

Overall, Fenland Running Club turned in their best performance of the series to date, finishing 2nd team home and 5th overall in the six races.

Also competing at other races across the country, Paul Weigand finished 57th in a field of 271 finishers of the Wymondham 20 miler in a PB time of 2.28.59, Aaron Easter finishing 203rd in a time of 3.07.47. Trudy Sayell, competing in the Adidas Silverstone Half Marathon, finished 15th lady overall, 8th in her age group, in a PB time of 1.33.25.