Racing Round Up #3 -28/10/2018

This past weekend ‘aqua alta’ meant runners in the Venice marathon ended up with very soggy feet, and whilst MFR racers didn’t have to contend with any floods, the weather certainly gave Amy and Emma an extra challenge as they took on the Lausanne Half Marathon and 10k in Switzerland. It was -2 degrees and there was ice and snow on the ground, but both finished in very respectable times, bravo! Closer to home Rachel,...

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Racing Round Up #2 -21/10/2018

This past weekend was a little quieter on the racing front, but whilst many of you were taking a well deserved rest, Greg Beck snuck off to the Lakes to take part in the Langdale Marathon. It was his first marathon and it was hilly (c.1000m/3000ft of elevation), but despite this, all of his hard work and preparation paid off seeing him take 5th place in 03:18:05! Well done Greg! Results below:...

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Racing Round Up #1 – 14/10/2018

What a weekend of racing we’ve had! Starting with the first Cross Country race of the season on Saturday, followed by the Manchester Half on Sunday. In addition Julie Virgin smashed her marathon PB at York, running an impressive 03:50:47, taking 03:41 off her previous time! Meanwhile Andrew Ferguson was representing at the Munich Half after missing out on last year’s trip to the Bavarian capital due to injury. Cross...

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23/09/2018 Great Bristol Half

Name  Time of 7024 Jane Fletcher 1:37:33 956

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23/09/2018 Macclesfield Half

Name  Time of 508 Steve Hatton 1:30:14 49 Nick Markley 1:40:58 125 Heather Clarkson 2:03:46 374 (81)

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