Ed­wards takes sec­ond at Read­ing for 786th sub-3.30 marathon

Gloucestershire Echo - - SPORTING INDEX -

STEVE Ed­wards was sec­ond in marathon num­ber 876, the Saturn Cham­ber of Runs in Read­ing in a time of 3:27:59 for sec­ond place, his 786th sub 3:30 fin­ish.

Mar­i­anne Day and Kelly Read com­pleted the Mav­er­ick Race Series Peak District Event. Day ran the mid­dle dis­tance fin­ish­ing in 4:06 and Read the Ul­tra cross­ing the line in 7:20.

16 ju­nior mem­bers at­tended Satur­day’s Chel­tenham Tri in the Park and Jasper Wil­liams set the bar high by win­ning his age cat­e­gory, Tri Star Start.

In Tri Star 1 Phoebe Miller was 14th girl and Thomas Cas­sidy (4th), Jan Winkowski (10th), Wil­liam Chalmers (15th), Ol­lie Tin­dal Robert­son (21st), Harry Fin­ley (22nd) & Ber­tie Walm­s­ley (30th) rep­re­sented the boys in the same age cat­e­gory.

Sean Hy­land (4th), Noah Wil­liams (7th) and Will Cartlidge (20th) were NCTRS Tri Star 2 boys and Lilly Anna Walm­s­ley (8th) & Lily Pep­per (13th) for the TS2 girls.

Three NCTR girls took part in the Tri Star 3 race, Lucy Hy­land in her first triathlon com­ing third with Izzy Den­nett (5th) & Sophie Fin­ley (6th) fin­ished the day for the ju­niors.

Two adults also com­peted in the sprint dis­tance triathlon around Pittville Park. Terry Cas­sidy was fifth man home and He­len Holden in her sec­ond triathlon was 16th lady.

Laura Wil­liams and He­len Parry raced at the Greystones Swan Lake 10k in Bour­ton on the Wa­ter with Wil­liams fin­ish­ing third lady in 50.26 and Parry 24th lady in 1.07.40.

Kate Krzy­wiec ran the Bour­ton One Mile Chal­lenge and was fourth lady and first V40 and gold county medal in 5.44.

Daugh­ters Chloe and Pippa ran 7.17 and 7.47, Chloe was first girl and Pippa third in the fun run.

Lisa Cartlidge and Pippa Brown went to Iron­man UK in Bolton, a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike leg, fin­ish­ing with a marathon.

Brown was first over the line at 14:46:49 and Cartlidge fin­ished in 15:49:02.

Roger Day raced the Dray­cote Wa­ters 10k and fin­ished in 53:59

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