Clevedon Athletic Club runners race far and wide

PUBLISHED: 15:29 05 December 2017 | UPDATED: 15:29 05 December 2017

Clive and Sally Richards.

Clive and Sally Richards.

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Runners from Clevedon Athletic Club travelled to some stunning locations, both in the UK and abroad.

Clevedon Athletic Club members have been racing in some stunning locations recently, both in the UK and overseas.

Jason Lammie took part in the Gower half marathon, a strenuous trail race around the coastal paths, beaches and moorland of this unique peninsula.

Clive and Sally Richards headed to warmer climes, travelling to northern Tenerife for the Santa Cruz half marathon. Congratulations to Clive who was first in his age group category.

Closer to home, members battled a rather wet and windy seafront for the third race in the Weston Prom Series. Despite the conditions, there were some great performances and several personal best times. Congratulations to Alex Crossland, second place in 25.25 and Jennifer Bishop, third lady in 30.23.

Full results: Jed Bartlett 26.22, Steve Wood 28.02, Ben Burns 29.19, Phil Collins 30.03, Matthew Crocker 30.12, Tom Abrahams 30.35, Pete Wheddon 31.42, Nigel Charman 31.56, Gary Lewis 32.07, Chris Davies 32.35, Simon Smith 32.57, Jason Moss 33.27, Nathan Walpole 33.33, Lindsey Kestle 35.03, Jemma Lewis 35.21, Sophie Bridges 35.24, James Hester 35.35, Kate Millard 35.56, Helen Ball 36.15, Dawn Barcham 36.34, Simon Hawkes 36.41, Lara Carty 36.50, Andy King 37.18, Sally Richards 37.19, Paul Green 38.06, Anthony Dauncey 39.18, Kerry Coombes 42.52, Katie Watts 42.57.

To finish the week, some members took part in the Gloucester 10k and the fast course yielded some more great results. Well done to Tom Abrahams (PB), Phil Collins, Gary Lewis (PB), Jemma Lewis (PB) and Steve Wood.

If you would like to join in with the success of Clevedon Athletic Club, please come along to a training session, full details on the website. www.clevedonac.co.uk

Online entry is now available for the junior and senior races of the 41st Clevedon Athletic Club Boxing Day four-mile road race – please visit the website for more information.

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