Ash­ford & Dis­trict RRC

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Sport -

He­len Wee­den pro­duced a strong run to com­plete the Great North Run in two hours 11 min­utes 39 sec­onds in hot con­di­tions in the North East on Sun­day.

She was among 57,000 starters in the pop­u­lar half-marathon from New­cas­tle to South Shields.

Closer to home, Gill Prag­nell fin­ished sev­enth in the Eridge 10-mile near Tun­bridge Wells on her re­turn to rac­ing on Sun­day.

She cov­ered the dif­fi­cult, onelap course on both grass and steep wood­land trails in 1:33.53.

Jon Wells fin­ished third in the fi­nal race of the Rye 5k Sum­mer Se­ries last Fri­day to fin­ish sec­ond over­all. Wells came home in 18.50.

Mark At­ten­bor­ough was ninth in 20.25.

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