Derby Midweek Races: 2007-08 Season

Derby Midweek Races: 2007-08 SEASON
RACE 3 of 8: WEDNESDAY 14 November 2007

On Wednesday 14th November 2007, which was a particularly cold evening 11 LERCs attended David Dentonís Midweek training races (Race 3 of 8).

Phil Abbott was the only LERC to race the one-mile course, which he completed in a PB time of 5.37, finishing 10th overall.

Neil Renault won the 5k race and set a new course record of 14:46, setting a new PB. He broke his own course record by 4 seconds. That time now puts him 78th fastest man this year in the UK.

Andy McNeill finished in 6th position in a time of 16:31. Ian Chant completed the course in a new PB of 17:31 and 16th overall. Mark Boot finished in 19th position in 17:54. Monica Fee set a new PB of 19:20, finishing 31st. Chris Dodd finished in 34th position in a time of 19:39. Neil Blatherwick finished in 20:52 and 39th overall. Vicky Yeomans set a new PB of 21:05, finishing 43rd. Phil Abbott, having already completed the 1-mile course paced Vicky round and finished in 21:00 and 41st overall. Dawn Shillingford finished in 23:00 and 48th overall and finally Carol Birch completed the course in 29:09 and 68th overall. She was pacing another runner.

Race 4 takes place on Wednesday 19th December 2007.


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