Weekly Roundup, Sep 9th – Sep 15th
Vests On Tour
Mullion Cove, Cornwall
There were four PBs to report this week with Gavin Patterson finishing in 17:53, Daniel Price in 21:01, Mick Kelly in 25:09 and Beth James in 25:37.
Sam and Sian were in Connah’s Quay, North Wales for the Wepre parkrun which has the 3rd biggest elevation in the UK at 449ft. Only Lanhydrock and Whinlatter Pass have more elevation at 453ft and 674ft respectively.
Aachener Weiher, Cologne
Night of Endurance
The Night of Endurance 10,000m race took place on Saturday night in Cardiff with Harry Davies representing the club. He finished 3rd in the senior race in a club record time of 33:09:13. Thanks to Paul Stillman for the photo.
Well done to Grace Beyton who took 3rd female at the 30th Anniversary Scenic 7 race. It was her first time running in the infamous Green Vest.
Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon
Suzie Tew, Debbie Dawkins and James Thomas ran the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon on Sunday with Suzie scoring a PB finishing in 01:46:48!
Marlborough Temple Trail Half Marathon
The Carters and the Swifts travelled down to Marlborough for the sell out Temple Trail Half Marathon and Tiny Temple 7 Mile Race.
Welsh Road Relay Championships
The annual Welsh Road Relay Championships took place in Pembrey on Sunday and the Green Army had 6 teams (18 members) racing.
Keri Jones, Delphine Jones, Rebeccah Williams
Nicola Jukes, Hayley Jackson, Sharon Newell
Kathleen Jervis, Allyson Power, Anne Moseley
Bryn Bach (Lee Aherne), Damian Caswell, Simon Lewis
Nicky Osman, David Kempton, Stephen Dallow
Mark Williams, Gareth Williams, Stephen Williams
Hayley, Nicola and Sharon took 1st place in the FV45 category and Nicola had the fastest leg in her age category. Lee also had the fastest leg in his age category.
20-Miler Carb Loading
Just making sure Marcus has taken on enough carbs for his 20-miler. Not sure if he was in a fit state to actually run it!