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Out On The Road, In The Park, On The Bike and in the Pool

Out On The Road

In this weekend’s Blue Light 5 Mile Race at Bispham, Tom Blaney one of the latest new members in the Club had a cracking run to win the Race in which 90 runners competed in a time of 30.26sec. Just reward for Tom who is training really hard every week.

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Christopher Davies lined up at an extremely windy Fleetwood 10 mile Race on April 27th and his perseverance in the Race gave him a 4th place overall in 64.02, just 2 seconds off 3rd place.

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Christopher Davies

Christopher Davies

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Shaun Livesey entered the Lancaster Three Bridges 10k which had 258 runners turn up on the day where he finished a fine 3rd in 35.35.

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Sarah Ridehalgh was one of 1500 runners in this years Greater Manchester Marathon – Sarah who competes 2nd Claim for Blackburn on the Track, despite having some injury problems put in a very good performance, finishing 111th overall – 4th Female V35 and 10th Woman overall. Her time of 2:56.23 was just 2 minutes away from her PB for the Marathon.

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Sarah Ridehalgh

Sarah Ridehalgh

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5k Parkruns April 27th

An astonishing number of runners turned up at Heaton Park – 442 in all – to run the 5k. Blackburn Harriers Phil Morton came home in 20th place (19.33) just seven seconds slower than his PB for the Race Series. The overwhelming, some 90% of the runners who took part were not even members of Clubs!!

On the same day at the Bolton Parkrun with 194 runners – mostly not members of Clubs again – V60 Stuart Furness ran there finishing 42nd (24.05). On the same day there was also 152 runners in the Burnley Parkrun, making 788 runners participating in the 5k Parkruns!!

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Kendal Sprint 2013

234 triathletes entered the Kendal Sprint Event on the 28th April. Paul Wilkinson, fresh from his exploits at the Mid Lancs League fixture at Blackpool the previous day, which included winning the Senior Men’s Javelin, tackled the 500m Swim; 20km Bike Ride and 5k Run. Paul finished 64th overall doing the Swim (9.31.4) – the 20km Bike Ride (43.09.45) and 5k Run (23.46.7) for a cumulative time of (78.52.70)

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