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Press Report 26JUN17

After the successes at the Green Wheel Relay last weekend, Fenland Running Club members continued the summer racing season with outings to the Peterborough Grand Prix 5K hosted by Eye Community Runners on Wednesday and both the Ramsey Road Runners Abbey 10K the SBR Grimsthorpe 10 mile and 10K on Sunday.  The hot weather on Wednesday continued… Read More »

Press Report 12JUN17

Fenland Running Club had a good showing of 14 members at the first of the six Peterborough Grand Priz 5K races on Wednesday.  The first raceat Ferry Meadows in Peterborough, hosted by Nene Valley Harriers attracted 354 finishers and saw four sub 20 minute 5Ks from FRC runners and a couple of PBs.  Martin Jennings… Read More »

Press Report 29MAY17

Tom Richards and Sarah Rippon opened the summer series of marathons for Fenland Running Club with Tom racing in the Edinburgh Festival of Running Marathon and Sarah at the other end of the country at Gravesend in Kent in the 21 laps of the cycledrome Kent Circuit Marathon.  The weather was fine for Tom up in… Read More »

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 »