Author Archives: Roger

Press Report 22MAY17

Martin Jennings was the sole Fenland Running Club member racing in the Deeping 10K on Sunday but what a race it was in fairly windy conditions.  In a field of 239 finishers, Martin was just three seconds behind the second placed male to finish third in a superb time of 36:43.  At a slightly easier pace,… Read More »

Press Report 15MAY17

Sunday saw the start of Fenland Running Club’s new Club Championships series of six races with the local Eye Community Runners 10K attracting 20 FRC Club members to race in the mid-day sunshine.  In a sell-out event  with 507 finishers, Andrew Plume was first man home for FRC in 8th place overall and shaved two seconds off his… Read More »

Press Report 08MAY17

The Fenland Running Club Spring Marathon programme culminated with the Halstead and Essex Marathon on Sunday.  A challenging undulating marathon in the rolling North Essex countryside started with perfect conditions but half way through turned hot in the midday sunshine.  In a field of 390 finishers, Ellen Connolly finished 123rd in a new PB time of… Read More »

Press Report 01MAY17

Fenland Running Club were out in force at the ASDA Foundation Great East Anglia Run (GEAR) 10K on Sunday with  34 runners taking part among the 2,100 finishers in the sell-out event.  For some it was a ‘short race’ after their weeks of marathon training, some chasing PBs and others the longest race ever since joining the… Read More »

Press Report 24APR17

Fenland Running Club continued their Spring Marathon season with eight runners taking part in the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday.  The most iconic of British Marathons in the Capital with 45,401 finishers, saw the Club’s second sub 3-hour result in as many weeks when Martin Jennings took almost three minutes off his PB with a superb run… Read More »

Press Report 18APR17

Fenland Running Club launched a new event on Easter Monday with the inaugural running of the Green Thumb FRC Spring Relay, a relay of four runners each doing a 5K lap starting and finishing by West Walton Church with race headquarters at West Walton Village Hall.  Early rain cleared to give a superb sunny, if… Read More »

Press Report 10APR17

Jane Greenwood continued her amazing running improvements by picking up yet another PB at the Brighton Marathon on Sunday.  In clear blue skies with not a cloud in sight and St John Ambulance kept busy with heat affected runners, Jane finished the 26.2 miles in 4:24;27 as 5,431st in a massive field of 20,604 finishers… Read More »