After a weekend off last week, Fenland Running Club were back on the racing calendar at the Nene Valley Harriers Barney Memorial 5K at Ferry Meadows Peterborough on wednesday (186 runners) which was the prize giving event for the Peterborough Grand Prix Series of five 5K races during the summer and the local Thorney 5 Mile race on Sunday with 20 FRC members amongst the 263 finishers.
At the Barney Memorial 5K Martin Jennings added another PB for this distance breaking 17 minutes for the first time finishing 13th overall in 16:51. Other FRC runners: Ian Milburn 116th 23:23:; Aaron Petts 126th 24:21; Jane Greenwood 131st 24:44; Carly Read 150th 26:28;Lucy Hicks 173rd 31:25; Larissa Follen 182nd 36:58; Ethan Follen 183rd 36:59. The prize giving for the Peterborough Grand Prix Series based on best three performance out of five races saw Martin Jennings 1st MV45, Trevor Sutherill 3rd MV65; Ian Milburn 2nd MV70 and Jane Greenwood 2nd LV60.
At the Thorney 5 mile, Martin Jennings added yet another PB finishing 5th overall and 1st MV45 in 28:03. Bethan Everson was 2nd lady overall and 1st Senior Lady in 32:10. Ian Milburn was 1st MV70, Sarah Gauvin 2nd LV45 and Jane Greenwood 2nd LV60. Full results: Martin Jennings 5th 28:03 (PB); Andrew Plume 11th 29:00; Bethan Everson 38th 32:10; Rod Sinnott 50th 33:28; Paul Wiegand 74th 35:41; Nigel Seale 82nd 36:14; Ann Trett 86th 36:30; Ian Milburn 92nd 37:27; Sarah Gauvin 102nd 37:43; Jane Greenwood 127th 39:51; Ian King 148th 41:38; Jac Richards 162nd 43:28; Carol Slater-Garner 178th 45:06; Gilly Anderson 190th 46:39; Julie Garner 192nd 46:48; Sarah Rippon 208th 49:03; Stephen Brunton 210th 49:38; Lucy Hicks 235th 53:50; Sally King 257th 59:24.
Martin Jennings on his way to a new PB at Thorney 5 Mile
13 of the 20 runners at Thorney 5 Mile on Sunday