Race Results 03/11/19

4 November 2019 - By James Blackshaw

Halloween 5K

A great night was had by all at the Halloween 5k on Thursday. Most of the runners dressed up in some sort of scary get-up. One runner just wore a scary face mask and then took it off 300m into the first lap (ps. it was me)


1 Charlotte Steele 00:27:24
2 Sue Shippey 00:27:39
3 Jane Steele 00:27:46
4 Lisa Leader 00:28:08
5 Dawn Shilling 00:28:18



1 James Blackshaw 19:48
2 Andrew Smith 19:52
3 Rob Greaves 21:30
4 Kevin Harper 22:25
5 Mark Austin 22:55
6 Clive Smith 23:24
7 Simon Cresswell 23:49
8 Jason Lilley 24:03
9 James Attenborough 24:55
10 Adam Regan 26:14
11 Darran Digby 26:26
12 Kevin Slattery 27:28


Billericay 10K

We had three members down at the Billericay 10k.

Place Name Gun Time
44 Bijay lama 42:00
320 Ross Silverton 54:41
561 Rachna lama 1:09:01


New York City Marathon

Owen Dare travelled to the Big Apple for this iconic marathon, and went round in an amazing 3:06:56, bettering his own club record! Good work!


Ellinsons XC Race 2 – Hilly Fields

With 40 members attending there certainly wasn’t any shortfall of talent on display, in fact it was an exhibition of XC running skills. First across the line for WRC was Heydon, who showed balls and determination to take 17th place for the men, while Hayley Ellen had an amazing race, cheekily taking 4th place for the ladies. These fantastic efforts meant we retained our dignity and 4th place, equal with Great Bentley, and keeping us from bottom of the table. Two of members didn’t finish; Tony Wallen pulled up short with a calf injury, and Jason Lilley also DNF’d, but I don’t know any of the details.

Runner Position
Hayley Ellen 4
Liz Stuckey 25
Brigid Wallen 36
Anita Grainger 58
Maxine Leech 88
Karen Flowers 89
Dawn Shilling 92
Natalie Lilley 107
Jodee Mayer 110


Runner Position
Heydon Mizon 17
Chris Martin 24
Scott Darney 26
James Crisp 29
Giles Sowerby 43
Matt Rees 47
Damien Walsh 57
Ray Lawrence 60
Andrew Lager 70
Gavin Moore 75
Andrew Smith 79
Andrew Notley 81
Stuart  Mills 92
Simon Scott 98
Peter  Banks 101
Mark Austin 111
Thomas Ashley 133
Bill Smythe 139
Terry Alabaster 146
Clive Smith 152
Jordan Barker 159
Alex Stuckey 163
David  Jobling 173
Adam Regan 177
James Attenborough 183
Dave Holditch 190
Adam Hocken 198
Darren Digby 204
Colin  Short 205


Great work everyone, let me know if I’ve missed anything.



Thought for the week: Every year on the 5th of August the Mars Curiousity Rover celebrates the anniversary of its arrival by singing the Happy Birthday song. To itself. All alone. On Mars.


  1. Stewart Waller Stewart Waller says:

    A few Halloween pics are in the gallery. Sorry that there are not more but my old Brownie 127 could not keep up with the speed of the runners in the low light.

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