100km Del Passatore - 27/5/06
Wendy Lynas competed in the annual 100km race from Florence to Faenza and finished a magnificent 668th out of 1200+ starters in a time of 16h 7 mins. Amazingly Wendy is already bounding up the stairs and raring to do a leg of the Welsh Castles...
Bushy Park 5km - 27/5/06
This weeks race in blustery weather saw Nick Altman place second and Will Cockerell fourth in their BPTT debuts and saw three TH&H ladies finish in the top four positions with Sonia O Sullivan comfortably winning the ladies race ahead of Kate Symons and Rachel Disley.
1. Matthew Pierson 15.47 Holmfirth Harriers 2. Nick Altmann 15.54 TH&H 4. Will Cockerell 16.10 Belgrave / TH&H 11. Sonia O Sullivan 17.53 TH&H 24. Kate Symons 19.02 TH&H 29. Rachel Disley 19.34 TH&H
Greenbelt Relay - 21/5/06
A posse of Thames runners were in action in the Greenbelt relay at the weekend. Tim Woodthorpe, Tom Kingsnorth, and David Symons all had good wins for Stock Exchange and BPTT.net respectively while Richard Pitt and Peter Giles both ran well for the Millennium team. BPTT.net ran out winners, after a hard fought battle over the weekend with Serpentine and Stock Exchange.
BUPA Great Manchester Run - 21/5/06
Benita Johnson set a new Australian record in finishing 4th in 31:17.
Glasgow 10km - 21/5/06
Naomi Warner flew round the Glasgow 10km in 34:40
TH&H wishes Tim Beer a speedy recovery - 21/5/06
Everyone at Thames would like to wish ace road runner Tim Beer a speedy recovery. He is currently convalescing at the Marsden Hospital.
BMAF 8 stage Road Relay Championships - Sutton Park - 20/5/06
A stalwart band of 8 Thames Vets put in a mature and steady performance in a wet and windy Sutton Park to bring THH home in 26th some 8 places up on last year.
Rhodri ran a strong first leg and the team gradually hauled themselves up the leader board with Andy Thomas Jerry Watson and Hugh Shields running impressive times. Many thanks to Paul and Chris for stepping in at the last minute to ensure we had the requisite number of runners.
Rhodri Davies 17.38 Ric Turner 17.42 +6 Paul Whitlock 19.18 +0 Chris Cheeseman 18.02 +2 Bill Snelgrove 19.03 +13 Andy Thomas 17.00 +5 Jerry Watson 17.24 +4 Hugh Shields 16.39 +2
Neuss 10km nr Dusseldorf, GER - 20/5/06
Phill Sly splashed his way through the puddles and despite a nasty fall on the street circuit course clocked 30:45.
1-2 for Thames in Bushy Park - 20/5/06
Kate and Anna finished 1st and 2nd for the ladies in Saturdays Busy Park 5k. Not to be outdone, Toby Sykes also ran well for 5th spot.
1 Brian Thursby (Let) 16.42 5 Toby Sykes 17.44 18(1) Kate Symons 19.40 33(2) Anna Garnier 20.35
Wall Street 4.6km - 17/5/06
Ben Reynolds lost out in a sprint despite running 15:07
Concorde 10k - 14/5/06
Keith Spacie was a convincing winner of the M70 event.
Halstead Marathon - 14/5/06
Tim Rogers ran 3h 51 for the very hilly Halstead Marathon.
Ranelagh 1/2 - 14/5/06
A small posse of Thames runners braced the early start, with James Ward most successful in lowering his best to 1.19. Steve Paddock also made a fine Thames debut, clocking 1.22 completing the Thames mens team in third place. Results below.
1 Phil Killingly (Ran) 1.10.30 3 David Symons 1.13.50 14 Pablo Lazo 1.18.11 21 James Ward (HHH) 1.19.56 33 Steve Paddock 1.22.20 147(10) Kate Symons 1.32.49
Our House 5 miles - 7/5/06
Ben Reynolds worked through the gears on the run in and won in a sprint finish with 25:51
Half Ironman - 7/5/06
Euan Lees stormed round the 1.2 mile swim / 56 mile bike / half marathon run and finished 17th overall and 3rd in the 30-34 age group. This performance now qualifies Euan for the Hawaii Ironman. Chris Daniels now has some opposition to his claim to be TH&Hs toughest man...
Great Edinburgh Run - 10km - 7/5/06
Hugh Shields stormed to victory in the M40 category in 35:40.
Bushy Park 5km - 6/5/06
Naomi Warner ran a brilliant 5km pb of 16.55 to win the ladies race with just 3 men finishing ahead of her. Phill Sly took second in the mens race, Toby Sykes showed that his marathon training has not slowed him down and Anna Garnier made her Bushy Park debut on her welcome return from injury.
1. Matthew Ashton 14.49 Aldershot 2. Phill Sly 15.03 TH&H 4. Naomi Warner 16.55 TH&H 8. Toby Sykes 17.39 TH&H 63. Anna Garnier 20.32 TH&H
Welsh Castles Relays - 4/5/06
We are still looking for at least one more to run in the TH&H Open team on the 10th / 11th June. Each stage is about 10 miles and a great weekend is assured. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are keen to find out more about this event.
Parkland Relays - 3/5/06
A beautiful Spring evening in Richmond Park saw Belgrave take the mens title and Wimbledon Windmilers take the ladies title over the scenic course. The event was particularly well supported this year, with 6 ladies making their TH&H debut, and there was also a fine attendance in the Albert for the post race drinks! Particular thanks should go to Nick and Wendy for organising such a fun event. Full results now on the relays section.