Queen Head Canter

On the 27th December 13 Long Eaton Runners ran the 5k Race at Belper this undulating course proved no problem to most of the competitors with Alan Maplethorpe 22nd, Phil Abbott 39th and Shaun Burton 54th all setting new personal bests.

Alan Seamer 8th , Ian Adkin 12th and Rob Fox 19th all achieved seasons bests. Luke Seamer finished just behind his dad(Alan) in 10th with a time of 17:17, Mick McDermot with 19:07 and Colin Bostock 22:03 were both well inside the top Half.

2 Ladies making their debut in the race ran well with Zoe Fletcher first of the Long Eaton Ladies to cross the finishing line in a time of 22:55 followed by Brione Abbott who was 105th in 28:28.

The recuperating Carole Birch completed the course in a respectable 31:39.


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