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March Athletic Club's travel bug seen them travel to Devon and Newcastle events

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March Athletic Club members hit the roads as they travelled to Devon and Newcastle at the weekend.

On September 12, Phil Beldom and Sonia Witham ran the Bideford 10km.

They quickly found out that it wasn't as flat as it is in The Fens.

March AC 13/09/21 (51166638)
March AC 13/09/21 (51166638)

The pair were on holiday at the time, and would have been forgive if they had chose not to cram in a race while they were there.

However, there was no time was resting as Phil crossed the line with a time of Phil 48:1, while Sonia did so in 01:03:19.

Meanwhile, Pat Norris, who hails from the north east, travelled to the other end of the country for an emotional home-coming race at the iconic Great North Run in Newcastle.

March AC 13/09/21 (51166682)
March AC 13/09/21 (51166682)

She had to show great strength to finish the half-marathon after she felt ill before and during the race.

She did extremely well to cross the finish line, and made it home in 3:37:27 - earning the huge respect of her friends and fellow runners at March AC and beyond.

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