Last Wednesday saw race number 1 in the Hatfield 5K series. Striders men took 1st place overall with Steve Buckle finishing 1st in amazing 16.07 with Alex Smith and Jonathan finishing 3rd and 5th respectively. Adam Yorweth also finished in the top 10. Striders women also finished 1st overall. Mega Walker finished 2nd in a time of 17.43. Wendy Walsh finished 4th and Clair Drage 12th.

Striders had 4 representatives at the Great North Run. Judy Willits took the honours of being 1st Strider in a time of 1.48:59 finishing in 5,715th position. Suzi Wegenek, Steven Harrison and Ruth Crowther all finished with 57 seconds of each other.

Carrie Frazer completed the Phoenix:Runificent 2 marathon, her 36th marathon.

Hannah Burkhardt and Adam Yorwerth completed the Peak Raid3 Series finishing as 1st mixed pair and 12th overall.

And finally a big shout out to the those runners and marshals involved in the 20 mile marathon training.

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