LEP Race Reports for 3rd September 2011

LEP Race Reports for 3rd September 2011

At the evening run of the Lancaster 5K, Phil Butler was first Red Rose home in 19:26 with Barry Wheeler finishing well in 20:29,benefiting from long runs in training for an upcoming marathon. Dave Earnshaw showed a clear margin between himself and his son, Luke, with 20:35 to Lukees 22:48. Anne Walworth, Deborah Wood and Sal Cape all made welcome returns to races with Anne finishing in 23:39,and Deborah and Sally finishing in 27:26 and 28:15. Carolyn Douglass finished in 23:44. Other times:

  • J. Hunter 24:21
  • R. Johnson 24:36
  • Y. Johnson 25:23
  • A. Howard 26:56
  • K. Clark 29:19

At the Fleetwood half marathon the runners had to deal with difficult weather conditions. From 6 to 10 miles the wind was a constant force in the runnerss faces contributing to slower times. Stuart Cann was glad to cross the line in 1:52:39 with Viv Sherry and team mate Caroline Devane finishing closely, in 2:03:35 and 2:03:39.