Shepshed runners out in force for the last race of the season; RUNNING.
HAVING secured promotion in the Mixed Division of the Leicestershire Road Running League, Shepshed turned out in force at the last race of the season the John Fraser 10, Countesthorpe.
Club Chaiman Richard Bibb said: "With the Club still challenging in other divisions its was important to put out our strongest team. I would like to praise the commitment of all our runners who have given us our best season for years." Results: Ian Benskin 1:07:12, Stuart Taylor 1:17:52, Jacqui Williamson 1:20:18, April Clough 1:20:40, Joshua Taylor 1:21:30, Amy Mark 1:21:46, Steve Williams 1:23:42, Mike Brailsford 1:26:48, Stuart Hunter 1:27:05, David Bottomley 1:32:15, Lisa Gregg 1:34:05, Angela Hearnshaw 1:35:23, Sally Sherwood 1:35:22, Sharon Elliott 1:35:18, Rachel Cornes 1:35:19, Craig Stinchcombe 1:36:45, Julie Hughes 1:37:47, Carolyn Wilson 1:38:25, Mike Brettle 1:42:15, Helen Stinchcombe 1:47:23.
Three SRC runners were among the 50,000 competitors that completed the Great North Run. Stacy King 2:06:50, Lynn Persse 2:20:06, Zoe Heath 2:41:47. Sara Farina completed the Autumn Wolf Run in 2hrs. South Cheshire 20m, Fell Race. Tracey Brookes, 3:23:50. Wilne 10k, Derbyshire. Stuart Taylor 46:20, Gary Sawle 53:35, Lynn Persse 1:03:14. Newton Fraction Half Marathon, Grantham. Tracey Brookes 2:06:24.
Draycote Water 20m. Pete Kov 3:08:58, Vicky Berrington 3:26:23, Gary Sawle 3:26:24. Jon Hartley was 1st V50 at the Paras 10m endurance race ran through the training grounds of Catterick barracks. Keswick 15k Trail Challenge, Cumbria. Richard Bibb 1:36.