Newsdesk 2015

 RANELAGH HARRIERS E-NEWS # 446             19 March 2015
 Editor: Steve Rowland
 mailto: steverowland@ranelagh-harriers.com  

 *  Ranelagh retains the Dysart Cup and wins the Hec Petersen Trophy
 *  Milocarians win the John Ellis Cup with Ranelagh in third place
 *  Ranelagh teams led by Ted Mockett and Becky Hall
 *  Euan Sinclair and Sacha Kennedy win the club junior championships
 *  Heather Martingell wins the Clutton Cup
 *  Phil Killingley and Becky Hall run the fastest times
 *  George Howard wins the Spendlove Cup club 20 miles championship
 *  Nick Twomey wins the Kingston Breakfast 20
 *  Estelle Damant and Izzy Atkins represent Surrey and Middlesex in the
 *  parkrun placings for Megan de Silva, Marie Synnott-Wells, Julia Bailey,
     Michelle Davies, Eirin McDaid, Nick Twomey, Nick Wright, Kris Davidson and
     Ed Barker 
 *  Still time to book for the Baker Cup Supper and Prize Presentations on
     March 28th
 *  25% discount on club kit during March
 *  Helpers needed for the Richmond Half Marathon on May 3rd

 BANK OF ENGLAND RACE  Saturday 21st March in Richmond Park
 Our annual visit to the Bank's HQ in Bank Lane near Roehampton Gate was
 cancelled back in January and has now been rescheduled for this Saturday
 21st March starting at 3pm. The HQ is the Bank's sports ground as usual but
 please note that a new course is being used, starting and finishing near
 Sheen Cross Roads - so allow extra time to get to the start.
 More details including course map.

 BAKER CUP 3 miles road handicap Saturday 28th March in Richmond Park
 Our shortest handicap race comes up next week, starting at 3pm near White
 Lodge in the centre of the Park. Please register at the clubhouse by 2.30pm.
 Please don't go straight to the start unless you really don't have time to
 get to the clubhouse. The Baker Cup goes to the handicap winner and the Jack
 Ellicock Trophy goes to the first junior to finish.   

 You are invited to our annual presentations supper. All are welcome,
 especially if you have a trophy or medal to collect. 
 Date - Saturday 28th March @ 7.00pm.
 Location - The Roebuck Pub (upstairs),  130 Richmond Hill, TW10 6RN
 Tel 0208 948 2329
 Dress - Smart Casual

 Price will be 25 per person to include welcome drink, free beer (while
 stocks  last) and buffet dinner.
 Places are limited to 60 people, so please reserve your place early!!! Your
 glass of sparkly awaits you!!
 Please Contact:-  Michele Gibson:-Email:- micheleagibson@hotmail.com,
 mobile:- 07703 518956
 Cheques payable to :- Ranelagh Harriers and posted / handed to Ms Michele
 Gibson, c/o Baker Cup Supper, 79 Thames Side, Staines upon Thames TW18 2HF
 or leave in the club safe with the name Michele Gibson on the envelope.
 Cash:- payable to Michele Gibson @ the Club - Tuesday - Wednesday nights. 

 All our club kit is now available direct from Alley Catz www.alley-catz.co.uk/. The range
 includes vests, t-shirts, hooded tops, coats etc, Personalisation is
 available on most items. For the month of March only, there is a special
 offer of 25% off fleeces, vests and long sleeved and short sleeved t-shirts.

 THAMES TOWPATH 10 miles  Sunday 19th April at Chiswick
 This is the first event in our 2015 Road Grand Prix. Unfortunately entries
 have already closed.

 The Grand Prix continues with any Spring Marathon up to May 3rd. GP points
 will be awarded in chip time finishing order. Then on May 3rd is our
 Richmond Half Marathon.  

 The official entry limit has now been reached for our Half Marathon on May
 3rd. If yo'’re not taking part, please consider helping out in some capacity
 - we need large numbers of marshals on the day. See below.

 Volunteer Co-ordinator Tamsin Burland writes:
 "This year the Ranelagh Half Marathon is being held on Sunday 3rd May.  As
 always, we will be looking for 80+ helpers to make the event a success. if
 you are able to help I'd be very grateful if you could let me know as soon
 as possible, so that I can start the planning process.

 If you can help, I'd appreciate if you could include the following
 information in your reply:
 1.  Time you are available  (we need help from around 7.30 through to
 2.  Preferred jobs / locations
 3.  Whether you have transport and would be willing to move between posts.
 4.  Your mobile phone number (even if you've supplied it to me before)
 You all did such a good job of looking after and motivating the runners last
 year, I do hope many of you will be able to help again this year" 

 Reply to Tamsin at:. 

 The club is subsidising track sessions on Thursday evenings at the Osterley
 track for another three months. All groups and all abilities are welcome.
 The sessions are  every Thursday 7.30-8.30pm.  Link to the map is here:.

 Entries are open for our Richmond 10km on Sunday 21st June. Entry limit is
 700, so get your application in early! Details:.  

 Karen Weir writes:
 "I am organising a Running Technique Workshop on Sunday 29th March 12-2pm.
 Learn that running is a skill and how you can both improve your performance
 and reduce your injury risk. Suitable for runners of all abilities. The
 workshop is based on drills and exercises rather than lots of running, so if
 you need to do a long run in the morning first, that's fine. The workshop
 includes video analysis and individual feedback based on the five key areas
 of running technique. It's based at The Training Works at 120 St Margarets
 Road, Twickenham TW1 2AA. Cost is £30 per person. For more details check out
 my website:
 or get in touch karen@runwithkaren.com."   

 Thanks to Pete Mulholland for unearthing this, a 20 minutes documentary on
 some of the great New Zealand runners coached by the legendary Arthur
 Lydiard who was largely responsible for the amazing success of Kiwi middle
 and long distance runners in the 1960s and 70s. Her'’s the synopsis for the
 film which was made in 1979:
 "This film showcases legendary running coach Arthur Lydiard's training
 methods through the example of his acolytes, including reigning Olympic
 1,500m champ John Walker. 'Arthur's boys' (Snell, Halberg, Magee) scored
 attention by winning unheralded medals (two golds and a bronze) at the 1960
 Rome Olympics. Lydiard later led the 'flying Finns' to similar success. His
 method revolves around building stamina to complement speed, and was
 influential in popularising jogging globally. Beautifully filmed, a doco
 highlight is Jack Foster's exhilarating scree slope descent " Video:. 

 Simon writes: "I'm in Mongolia currently and have done a number of tough
 runs in the Gobi Desert at about 1,500m altitude. In the winter conditions
 are brutal - temperatures while I've been running have been between -15 to
 -25 degrees C. The stunning steppe, sand dunes and mountains are a great
 motivation though to brave the weather "

 From March 23rd there will be a 20p charge for using the toilets at Kingston
 Gate, Ham Gate, Richmond Gate?Robin Hood Gate and Sheen Gate. There will be
 no charge at other toilets in the park, for example at Petersham Gate
 playground and Pembroke Lodge.

 Follow Ranelagh on Facebook. 

More details of the following from the men's Captains ( e-mail Phil, Duncan
or Trevor ) ranelagh.men@gmail.com
 or the women's Captain / Team Manager ( e-mail Becky or Phil ranelagh.women@gmail.com  )

 Saturday 21st March          v Bank of England etc in Richmond Park (Sheen
 Cross Roads) See above.

 Sunday 22nd March           Reading Half Marathon

 Saturday 28th March          Baker Cup 3 miles road handicap in Richmond
 Park (White Lodge). 3pm start, all members welcome.

 Sunday 12th April               MABAC League 5 miles at Winterfold Forest,
 nr Cranleigh 
                                        Brighton Marathon

 Sunday 19th April               Thames Towpath 10 miles. 9am start. Entries

 Sunday 26th April               London Marathon

 Sunday 3rd May                Ranelagh Richmond Half Marathon – see below

 parkruns every Saturday at 9am
 Bushy Park                            Diana Fountain car park
 Richmond Park                      Richmond Gate
 Wimbledon Common             Windmill car park
 Bedfont Lakes                       Bedfont Lakes Country Park, Ashford,
 Kingston                               The Hawker Centre
 Old Deer Park                        Pools in the Park on the A316
 Crane Park                             Near the Hospital Bridge Roundabout
 on the A316 in Twickenham
 Other venues, more details and registration at www.parkrun.com
 2km junior parkruns for under 14s take place on the first Sunday of each
 month from Bushy Par'’s Teddington Gate (11am start) and from Savill Garden
 car park, Windsor Great Park (9.30am start), and also every Sunday at 9.30am
 in Wimbledon Park.  

 CLUB JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS  3.8 miles Saturday 7th March in Richmond Park
 There was a lot going on today! No fewer than four separate races in one.
 Unable to find a satisfactory date for the Ellis and Dysart Cups in their
 usual pre-Christmas slot, we experimented with moving them to this
 traditionally low-key end of season race. We'd already re-instituted our
 junior championships for this event too, and then we had to schedule in the
 Hec Petersen Tropy between ourselves and Ealing after the original fixture
 at the Bank of England had been cancelled. The result was a field of well
 over a hundred tackling one lap of our mob match course. 

 Apart from ourselves, the biggest contingent came from the armed forces club
 Milocarians. As has become customary they bolstered their ranks with a
 sizeable squad form the Sandhurst Royal Military Academy. It was one of
 their number, Robbie Sayer, who tried to run away in the early stages but
 recent Hercules signing Dimos Evangelidis was biding his time and came
 through to win by 9 seconds. Also biding his time was Ted Mockett who was
 well back at the start but then raced through like a ....well, you know
 what. Ted finished 4th, Kris Davidson was 9th, then Dave Lawley, Duncan
 Mallison, Stewart Anderson and Richard Kennedy closed in our team of six for
 the men's Ellis Cup. Milocarians retained the trophy easily enough, ahead of
 Hercules Wimbledon and ourselves in third place. Behind us were Stragglers,
 Serpentine and Ealing. Ealing's relatively weak team made sure that we would
 win back the Hec Petersen Trophy.   

 Six clubs were represented in the women's race for the Dysart Cup, but owing
 to the low number of runners from several clubs the team scoring was a
 rather unsatisfactory 2 a side. Serpentine's Liz Wynne was the individual
 winner but Becky Hall 2nd and Sacha Kennedy 4th ensured that Ranelagh
 retained the trophy. Bonnie Morgan, Wiebke Kortum and Leonie Kennedy also
 made the top ten.

 In the club junior championships, Euan Sinclair took the Lotinga Cup  ahead
 of his brother Finlay and Jonny Brook. The Camilla Cup went to Sacha Kennedy
 with her sister Leonie in second place and Livvy Ricketts third.

 CLUTTON CUP 10 miles handicap  Saturday 14th March in Richmond Park
 " This year I mean business ", said Heather Martingell. She had just
 demonstrated the fact by running away with a five minutes win in the Clutton
 Cup. True, Handicapper Angus conceded that he had underestimated Heather,
 but there was no denying that look of steely determination on her face as
 she set off on her second lap with hardly a moment to spare for the usual
 cheery grin and wave. Bert Grieco and Michele Gibson were Heather's nearest
 challengers but she had soon left them in her wake on her way to an
 excellent victory.

 It was good to see 32 members taking numbers for the Clutton on a bright but
 chilly March afternoon. Katie Walton was first away and disconcertingly for
 scratch man Phil Killingley Katie had completed her first 5 miles lap before
 Phil had been set on his way. Katie must have held on to the lead for a good
 part of her second lap too but she had no defence against the Martingell
 onslaught. Bert and Michele held on for second and third places and they too
 were well clear of their nearest pursuers. Ian Kenton led the rest, setting
 an outright 10 miles personal best of 59.54. This was good for second
 fastest of the day, behind Phil Killingley's 59.10. Third best was Ted
 Mockett on 60.48. Fastest woman was Becky Hall on 70.36, ahead of Wiebke
 Kortum's 75.07 and Louise Piear's 80.38.    
 MARITZBURG MARATHON  Saturday 21st February in Pietermaritzburg, South
 Lloyd Camp reports:
 " I ran the Maritzburg Marathon in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, in a quiet
 4.12, having completed the Dusi Canoe Marathon (120km of white water
 paddling and rough country portaging a racing kayak) over the previous three
 days in a total time of 13h30. So much for resting before a big event. The
 race was run in 30 C and high humidity, therefore starting at 05h00. All
 done by breakfast! I wore the Ranelagh shirt  of course, and it elicited
 some queries and conversations along the way. Looking forward to some cool
 weather running in the UK in April "

 The winner represented Orion AC - a local club and nothing to do with Orion
 Harriers, so far as we know!

 1   A Mungaldave (Orion)   2:17.43  (chip time 2:17.43)
 97  F Mbuthuma (Nedbank)   3:00.55  (3:00.54 - 1st woman)
 953 Lloyd Camp             4:13.17  (4:12.06)  

 Park, Birmingham
 In the Under 13 Girls race Izzy Atkins finished an excellent 24th out of a
 field of 305 runners. She was second home for Middlesex, who finished just
 out of the team medals in 4th place. Estelle Damant ran well for 97th in a
 field of 275 in the Senior Women’s race. Sadly after one drop-out the Surrey
 team failed to close in a full complement of six runners and so were
 unplaced despite providing the individual winner. 

 Under 13 Girls
 1   O Mason (Cumbria)      12.25
 24  Izzy Atkins (Middx)    13.33    

 Senior Women
 1   L Partridge (Surrey)   25.07 
 97  Estelle Damant (Surr)  28.55

 FINCHLEY 20 miles  Sunday 8th March at Ruislip
 George Howard and Carl Selya-Hammer finished only 13 seconds apart but the
 Spendlove Cup for the club 20 miles championship goes to George.

 1   J Poole (Serp)         1:48:38      
 23  George Howard          2:05:09      
 24  Carl Selya-Hammer      2:05:22   
 50  E Proto (Arena 80)     2:10.38  (1st woman)    

 SURREY HALF MARATHON  Sunday 8th March at Woking
 1    S Nyokaye (Kenya)     1:02.41  (chip time 1:02.41)
 15   M Ondieki (Kenya)     1:15.12  (1:15.12-– 1st woman)
 81   Mark Herbert          1:22.19  (1:22.11)
 1044 Victoria Elbourne     1:47.19  (1:46.34)
 1797 Cathy Holman          1:59.12  (1:55.59)

 1   I Kimpton (Luton)      31.03
 15  Marc Snaith            38.25
 20  M Silke (Cov)          38.47  (1st woman)

 LEITH HILL HALF MARATHON  Sunday 8th March at Dorking
 1   S Winder (E&E)         1:27.03
 24  M Eyre (unatt)         1:41.57  (1st woman)
 176 Kirsty Bangham         2:20.18

 Heather Martingell was actually first home in the W50 category, albeit she
 had nine W55s ahead of her!

 1   M Aldridge (Wootton)   53.49
 33  J Zakrzewski (Dumf)    60.43  (1st woman)
 66  Colin Brett            64.56
 211 Heather Martingell     80.59
 253 Tom Reay               86.46 
 THAMES MEANDER MARATHON  Saturday 14th March at Kingston
 1   J Stoddart (unatt)     2:40.49  (chip time 2:40.47) 
 18  S Bolister (unatt)     3:18.03  (3:17.56-– 1st woman)
 208 Phil Roberts           4:27.16  (4:26.56) 

 ENGLISH SCHOOLS AA CHAMPIONSIPS  Saturday 14th March at Burnley.
 Izzy Atkins represented Middlesex in the Junior Girls race (under 15) on
 what looks to have been a very muddy course. Running against opponents up to
 two years older than her, Izzy ran well to finish 49th from a field of 345..

 1   K Faes (Kent)          11.03
 49  Izzy Atkins (Middx)    12.18  

 We had quite a crowd at the Breakfast Runs, with the biggest contingent
 tackling the full monty 20 miler. Results are still provisional at the time
 of writing and include some anomalies, but it does appear that Nick Twomey
 won the 20 in fine style by over a minute. Amelie Hunton was 21st in the
 women's race. Rachel Rowan was 8th in the 8 miler. 

 20.1 miles
 1   Nick Twomey            2:00.35  (chip time 2:00.32)
 17  Y Hussain (unatt)      2:18.02  (2:17.53 - 1st woman)      
 120 Amelie Hunton          2:40.24  (2:40.14)
 139 Chris Hunton           2:43.53  (2:43.42)
 216 Jane Craigie-Payne     2:56.09  (2:55.48)
 236 Ellen Clague           2:58.28  (2:58.07)
 258 Ashleigh Ferris        2:59.12  (2:58.52)
 318 Ally Salisbury         3:10.08  (3:09.46)
 319 Hannah Doyle           3:10.09  (3:09.46)
 332 Mel Davison            3:13.56  (3:13.35)
 333 Ann Kearey             3:14.16  (3:13.50)
 393 Colette Doran          3:24.47  (3:24.25)
 398 Leeanne Bryce          3:25.20  (3:24.56)
 405 Maya Farah             3:27.16  (3:27.07)
 458 Bronwen Northmore      3:50.05  (3:49.45)
 462 Cindy Croucher         3:50.42  (3:50.22)
 463 Tanya Allen            3:50.48  (3:50.28)    

 16.2 miles
 1   N Smeaton (Clapham)    1:32.06  (chip time 1:31.32)
 9   S Kingston (Worth)     1:40.52  (1:40.17 - 1st woman)
 27  Paul Nicoll            1:50.33  (1:49.04)
 30  Duncan Mallison        1:51.20  (1:49.51)
 67  Simon Beal             1:58.10  (1:56.39)
 512 Paula Maguire          2:42.14  (2:38.07)
 625 Rachel Williams        2:53.59  (2:48.24)         

 8.2 miles
 1   P Orme (unatt)         50.18  (chip time 49.43)
 11  R Jones (unatt)        53.12  (52.36 - 1st woman)
 36  Rachel Rowan           56.53  (56.15)
 509 Deepa Sharma           82.01  (77.54) 
 630 Janet Turnes           89.12  (83.30)           
 RIVER THAMES SPRING HALF MARATHON  Sunday 15th March at Walton-on-Thames
 1   A Bourne (Horsham BS)  1:17.58  (chip time 1:17.58)
 18  Peter Faull            1:24.14  (1:25.12)
 27  L Kim (Haywards Hth)   1:27.28  (1:27.27 - 1st woman)
 59  Kevin Knowles          1:34.10  (1:33.59)
 161 Lewis Emery            1:48.45  (1:48.23)
 233 Tom Reay               1:57.18  (1:57.01)
 296 Pete Warren            2:04.31  (2:04.06) 

 1    W Mycroft (C&C)       1:10.59
 97   H Turner (Harp)       1:24.12  (1st woman)
 3425 Paul Noel             2:00.39
 3664 Sally Yau             2:03.04  

 RICHMOND PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 Eirin McDaid and Marie Synnott-Wells registered a double Ranelagh win. 

 1   Eirin McDaid           16.43
 8   Peter Faull            19.02
 19  Tom Bradley            19.53
 21  Marie Synnott-Wells    19.59  (1st woman)
 33  Kevin Knowles          21.14
 46  Daniel Chiechi         21.57
 71  Nick Fordham           23.36 
 76  Simon Taylor           23.53
 88  James Rushby           24.31
 109 Alberto Esguevillas    25.08
 113 Amrut Sharma           25.23    
 118 Andrew Brown           25.25
 144 Sam Rushby             26.23
 145 Daniel Rushby          26.24
 146 Phil Rushby            26.26    
 151 Rachel Allen           26.42
 179 Carol Aikin            27.48 
 249 Bronwen Northmore      30.47
 259 Rob Kitchen            32.06
 260 Philippa Kitchen       32.08
 295 Deepa Sharma           35.22
 296 Leeanne Bryce          35.22
 297 Penny Merrett          35.42 
 314 Pat Hewlett            40.34 

 CRANE PARK parkrun 5km  Thursday 7th March
 Nick Twomey was the 11th consecutive Ranelagh Crane Park winner.

 1   Nick Twomey            17.28
 11  L Killip (Strag)       20.12  (1st woman)
 20  Adam Wright            22.06
 44  Paul Wapshott          24.09
 81  Lynne Barber           27.39
 86  Ellen Van Keulen       28.14     
 102 Mary Hickson           29.23
 104 Christine David        29.38
 109 Stacey Barber          30.04
 112 Cindy Croucher         30.28
 113 Tracey Small           30.29
 119 Deirdre Inman          34.14 

 BUSHY PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 1   Unknown                15.53
 38  J Reynolds (B&B)       19.23  (1st woman)
 61  Bill Neely             20.11
 226 Chris Spink            23.00
 269 Egis Vincel            23.33
 278 Ian Grange             23.41
 369 Kirsty Bangham         24.57
 402 Jose Scheuer           25.23
 729 Jackie Dunkley         29.50
 958 Wally Garrod           37.48 

 OLD DEER PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 1   J Smith (Strag)        18.29
 3   Craig Maclellan        19.34
 6   Stephen Hurton         21.01
 9   B Farr (unatt)         21.53  (1st woman)
 27  Tor Heron Brett        25.42
 28  Colin Brett            25.43 
 33  Jo Sinton-Hewitt       25.58
 34  Julian Holden          26.10

 KINGSTON parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 Julia Bailey was the leading woman. 

 1   C Wagner (Strag)       18.57
 10  Julia Bailey           21.03  (1st woman)
 11  Chris Camacho          21.07
 22  Ben Shore              22.20
 45  Peter Wright           24.12
 66  Tom Reay               26.10
 81  Fiona Pugh             27.19
 91  Ally Salisbury         29.45
 92  Karen Weir             29.45

 BLACK PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 Michelle Davies was first woman home. 

 1   G Ravenhall (Hill Tri) 17.36
 57  Michelle Davies        21.38  (1st woman)
 62  Lee Davies             21.49
 184 Pete Warren            25.44
 251 Luke Wilson            27.39

 FISH HOEK parkrun 5km  Saturday 7th March
 Another South African win for Nick Wright. 

 1   Nick Wright            18.57
 13  B Fitzgerald (Var OB)  23.20  (1st woman)

 OTHER parkruns  (Saturday 7th March)...
 Southsea: 99 Alan Davidson 24.47
 Chichester: 63 Mike White 26.55
 Medina IOW: 177 Juliette Chan 32.43
 Osterley: 40 Rebecca Northmore 26.51
 Bournemouth: 142 Eugenio Carmo 26.25
 Woking: 5 Ed Barker 19.16,  55 Peter Fordham 26.51 
 Gunnersbury: 78 Phil Jackson 23.38,  266 Waldron Slaughter 35.53,  267 Lexi
 Slaughter 36.06
 Bognor Regis: 12 David Rowe 20.06,  140 Sharon Rowe 34.43
 Delta: 226 Alison Dicks 32.20
 St Anne's: 13 Paul Sinton-Hewitt 19.49

 WIMBLEDON PARK JUNIOR parkrun 2km  Sunday 8th March
 1   K Desmond (Strag)       7.42
 2   I Stockley (unatt)      8.18  (1st girl)
 26  Oliver Beal            11.03

 RICHMOND PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 1   J Cornish (Herc W)     16.43
 35  L Doy (Wimb W)         22.01  (1st woman)
 103 Andrew Brown           24.44
 122 Daniel Rushby          25.50
 134 Nick Fordham           26.08
 177 Michael Sikora         28.03
 195 Tony Clark             28.43
 198 Sam Rushby             28.45   
 199 James Rushby           28.45
 200 Maia Rushby            28.48
 215 Val Lowman             29.52
 226 Peter Lowman           30.29
 257 Karen Weir             32.55
 267 Martin Clark           34.38
 288 Bev Ali                40.00   
 289 Pat Hewlett            40.02

 CRANE PARK parkrun 5km  Thursday 14th March
 The Ranelagh win sequence goes to 12, thanks to Eirin McDaid, with Nick
 Twomey in second place..

 1   Eirin McDaid           16.48
 2   Nick Twomey            17.17
 12  M Hunt (BeaRCat)       22.06  (1st woman)
 34  Mike White             24.28
 47  Kevin Kearey           26.26
 49  Josie Kearey           26.28
 58  Ellen Van Keulen       27.38
 80  David Meaden           30.13
 85  Paul Wapshott          30.47        

 BUSHY PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 1    Unknown               14.25
 10   J Hill (SMUC)         16.43  (1st woman)
 88   Nick Wright           20.11
 149  Leonie Kennedy        21.36
 157  Adam Wright           21.41
 210  Chris Spink           22.21
 262  Ian Grange            23.08
 351  Jose Scheuer          24.22
 702  Kirsty Bangham        28.32 
 752  Jackie Dunkley        29.07
 982  Wally Garrod          36.17
 1018 John Hanscomb         40.06

 OLD DEER PARK parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 Kris Davidson was this week’s winner.

 1   Kris Davidson          17.19
 4   Craig Maclellan        18.32
 5   Colin Brett            18.42
 7   I Hessey (unatt)       20.29  (1st woman)
 16  Lee Davies             22.14
 41  Luke Maguire           27.10
 43  Ashleigh Ferris        27.17
 44  Michelle Davies        27.18
 57  Julian Holden          29.46
 70  Deborah Blakemore      35.42       

 FRIMLEY LODGE parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 1   M Symes (AFD)          16.41
 42  K Jackson-Challenger   21.08  (1st woman)
 252 Lynne Barber           28.16
 307 Christine David        31.12
 323 Tracey Small           31.34
 346 Deirdre Inman          33.24
 349 Su Clark               33.29
 363 Penny Merrett          34.38
 368 Sally Spaull           35.30 

 DULWICH parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 Megan de Silva won the women's section in another PB. Marie Synnott-Wells
 was 4th, well inside 20 minutes.

 1   M Ismail (HHH)         16.17
 12  Megan de Silva         18.21  (1st woman)
 26  Marie Synnott-Wells    19.38       

 WOKING parkrun 5km  Saturday 14th March
 Ed Barker finished second.

 1   J Mensa-Annan (unatt)  17.16
 2   Ed Barker              18.45  
 8   K Trinder (Wok)        21.13  (1st woman) 

 OTHER parkruns  (Saturday 14th March)...
 Osterley: 33 Rebecca Northmore 25.36
 Bournemouth: 85 Eugenio Carmo 24.23
 Gunnersbury: 67 Phil Jackson 22.48,  286 Waldron Slaughter 34.51,  296 Lexi
 Slaughter 36.36
 Bognor Regis: 6 David Rowe 19.47,  130 Sharon Rowe 33.57
 Fountains Abbey: 159 Mary Hickson 30.10
 Newport: 157 Jo Sinton-Hewitt 26.44
 Pontypool: 74 Paul Sinton-Hewitt 26.51

 WIMBLEDON PARK JUNIOR parkrun 2km  Sunday 15th March
 1   P Jensen (unatt)        8.41  (1st girl)
 10  Matthew Beal            9.52  
 21  Oliver Beal            11.38

 95-year-old Charles Eugster set a new world record for his age group in the
 200 metres at the indoor British Masters in London last week. The former
 dentist recorded an astonishing 55.48 seconds. It may be only 200 metres but
 that represents 7:20 miling pace! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02lmykh.
 Wally Garrod adds:
 " There has been much made on the news of the 95 year old breaking the world
 record for 200 metres. Perhaps you could mention our own veteran record
 holder Chalkie White (now gone to the great running track in the sky), who
 in the 1980s won national and European medals on the track and country. In
 1990 he won the national over 85 cross-country title. And not forgetting
 others like Bob Maslin, Bill Harvey, Margaret Auerback, Martin Clark and
 Alan Howard "