Oxford Town & Gown 10k
Torbay’ Charlie Arnell won the Oxford Town & Gown 10k in a massive personal best time of (36:04) to achieve an exciting elite entry to the Manchester 10k next weekend. The Oxford event started in 1982 as a fun run and now attracts up to 5,000 runners every year, including serious athletes, fun runners and club runners. The 10k route takes you along a City Centre closed-road route that finishes in the University Parks.
Race the Tide
Four Torbay members ran in the Race the Tide event from the glorious setting of the Flete Estate Mothecombe, with various race distances from 29 miles involving 2 estuary crossings at Burgh Island and the Erme Estuary before finishing with a hill top sea-view at picturesque Mothecombe.
Mark Bruce raced the Tide Long Half 15.66 miles finishing 46th in ( 2:42:16) The 14k (8.9 miles) race with 102 runners included 14th Brian Lewis (1:16:20) 76th Michelle Sandhu (1:42:34) 83rd Gemma Radcliffe (1:46:30)
Walsall Arboretum parkrun (469 runners): 300 Kirsten MUNDY (31:30)
Torbay Velopark parkrun (239 runners): 1 Shaun MCKERNAN (18:01), 6 Jeremy HOCKING (19:00), 32 Louise OLDRIDGE (22:19), 36 Russell HART (22:44), 62 Stephen LOFTHOUSE (24:16), 99 Roger MATTHEWS (26:24), 204 Jo LOTEN (36:59), 205 Simon GILBOY (37:01)
Parke parkrun (120 runners): 34 Mike DAVIES (26:04), 84 Sally DAVIES (31:17)