Several Istead & Ifield Harriers took on the challenge of autumn marathons this year.
4 Istead runners made the journey up to York, where the Yorkshire Marathon also incorporated the England Masters Celtic Challenge and the British Masters Championship.
Ed Bovingdon completed the course in a stunning time of 2:35:35 – a new club record. David Sancto also had an excellent run with a finish time of 3:08:43. Barry and Joyce Bell, who were participating as English Masters, registered times of 4:10:49 (MV70 category) and 5:01:40 (FV65 category) respectively.
David, Joyce and Barry before the York Marathon – we weren’t fast enough to get Ed in!
Meanwhile, several members also went to Chelmsford, where they achieved the following times for their marathons – Dominic Montford 3:39:12 , Aaron Pritchard 4:04:25,, Becky Tormey 4:11.54 and Daryl Adams 4:13:55.