8th July 2018
Spilsby 6 mile race was a scorcher on Sunday but was well supported by 30 Skegness and District Running Club members. The top 3 places were taken by club members; Mark Sands (33.51), Paul Jackson (35:49) and Will Kelly (37:35) respectively, who together were awarded the male team prize.
The club fielded no less than 9 other prize winners including; Alan Wheeler who scooped the 1st MV40 prize (38:30), Emma Marshall-telfer was 3rd lady overall (47:01) and along with Angela Thompson (1st FV45 in 47:27) and Leanne Rickett (47:45) scooped the ladies team prize. Aaron Marsh was 10th overall, out of a field of 92 finishers, and claimed 1st place in the under 18 category (39:46), Colin Chambers took 1st place in the M70+ group (48:29), Gail Davies was the FV50 1st place prize winner (50:48), Sarah Smith claimed FV60 winner (56:57) and Janet Norton took the prize for 1st place lady in the FV 65 category (1:10:36).
Also on Sunday Robin Harrison from Horncastle travelled to the Etihad Stadium to complete the Manchester 10k in a time of 53.48. Robin was pleased with the time considering the extremely high temperatures.
Skegness and District Running Club has training nights in Skegness, Spilsby , Boston and Horncastle. For more information www.sadrc.co.uk or message us on facebook by liking our page Skegness and District Running Club.