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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 »

Press Report 03APR17

The Spring Marathon season got underway when five Fenland Running Club members were in Manchester for the Asics Greater Manchester Marathon which attracted 8,686 finishers on Sunday.  With ideal conditions, Manchester is a potential PB course and did not disappoint Graham Milham in this when he smashed five minutes off his by finishing 1,055th in… Read More »

Press Report 27MAR17

Fenland Running Club’s annual outing to the Lake District for the Coniston14 Road Race saw 22 finishers amongst the 1,171 finishers who braved the multiple hills of the route which circumnavigates Lake Coniston.  With snow on the mountains behind the village and blue skies above it was a glorious sun baked day which with virtually… Read More »

Press Report 20MAR17

Fenland Running Club members Samantha Lyddiatt and Tracey Else raced at the Coltishall Jaguars Mad March Hare 10K on Sunday.  Although flat, the loops around the RAF Coltishall airfield course were exposed to the elements making strong headwinds and crosswinds a challenge for the whole race.  in a field of 444 finishers, Sam finished in 240th… Read More »

Press Report 13MAR17

The final race of the Frostbite Friendly Leagues 2016/17 series took polace on Sunday at the new venue of Jubilee Park just outside Huntingdon.  On what turned out to be a flat 5-mile course run entirely on grass tracks, the only thing to dampen spirits of the 14 Fenland Running Club runners was the drizzle that… Read More »