Eight Torbay AC members ran on Good Friday in the Fast Friday 10km Road Race at Exwick Exeter. There were several category awards won by the team, led home by Pete Monaghan finishing 6th and 1st MV 50 (34:53) Nick Robinson 3rd M40 (44:44)-Debbie Drake 3 F/50 (48:00)-Ray Wilson 2nd M70 (56:40)
The fast flat traffic free route consisted of 4 laps on pathways beside river Exe, and the nearby playing fields Very pleased with his run was Mark Luscombe saying “ It was a little on the chilly side, took 3 laps to get feeling in my hands.!” but Sara Crozier did enjoy the cream egg at the finish line!
Full results were Pete Monaghan 6th 1st M50 (34:53)-Nick Robinson 53rd 3rd M40 (44:44)-Cassandra Harrison 85th (46:43)-Debbie Drake 98th 3 F/50 (48:00)-Ian Hayward 99th (48:00) Sara Crozier 109th (49:59)-Mark Luscombe 151st (56:03)-Ray Wilson 154 2nd M70 (56:40)
Easter Bunny 10k
Four TAAC members travelled to Yeovil on Monday to run the traditional Easter Bunny 10k, which was run on a fast flat course from RNAS Yeovilton, around the villages of West Camel and Podimore billed as ideal for both a PB and the first time racers the Torbay team of four put in some excellent performances with Charlie Arnell leading them home 2nd Lady in 16th place (37:33)-79th Gary Hooker (46:01)-161 Tony Arnell 2nd MV50 (52:32) 345 Kirsten Mundy (1:10:18) there were 450 finishers.
Torbay Velopark parkrun (266 runners): 3 Jason HURFORD (17:49), 6 Shaun MCKERNAN (18:40), 20 Russell HART (20:11), 22 Nick ROBINSON (20:24), 42 Ian HAYWARD (22:06), 67 Sara Jane CROZIER (23:55), 79 Gary BRENTON (24:41), 128 Anita LEY (27:34), 134 Phil PERKINS (27:57), 142 Simon GILBOY (28:15)
Rushmoor parkrun (421 runners): 102 Karen FRISSEN (24:45), 343 Paul FRISSEN (34:40)
Sheffield Hallam parkrun (419 runners): 82 Charlie BAKER (22:20).
Parke parkrun (135 runners): 45 Fay CAMERON (26:51), 111 Kirsten MUNDY (36:45)
Exmouth parkrun (430 runners): 365 William VALENTINE (35:53)
Exeter Riverside parkrun (312 runners): 2 Peter MONAGHAN (17:26), 178 Robert WELLS (29:03)