Parkland Relays - 30/5/12

Thanks to all those who made the Parkland Relays another enjoyable event.
it was a good night for Thames with victories in the men's and ladies' races with Matt Jones and Claire Day bringing the teams home.
Results can be found here.

Edinburgh Half Marathon - 27/5/12

Annette Chase completed Edinburgh Half in hot conditions in 94.15. Many congratulations to her.

British Athletics League National Division 2, Basingstoke - 27/5/12

Three Saltires were in action in the colours of Kingston & Polytechnic. In the 5000m, Gordon Pearce finished 4th in the A string in 15:53 and Brian Thursby-Pelham finished 2nd in the B string in 16:20. Andy Arbour finished 6th in the 3000m steeplechase in 11:24.

Hot chicks at the BUPA 10k - 27/5/12

In hot and sunny conditions, and with London looking her very best, our ladies ran extremely well in the London BUPA 10k today. The team finished in 20th position against some very tough opposition and were able to enjoy the wonderful facilities of the British Academy for changing before and after the race.

Liz Stavreski41.03
Charlotte Saunders43.21
Ina Schauermann44.22
Kimberley Bainbridge46.08
Rachael Davies48.32

Ina made her debut for Thames, so many congratulations to her and the rest of the ladies for running in such tough hot conditions.

parkrun weekend winners - 26/5/12

Antonia Burt took part in her first race for many months and won in 18.49

Andy Robinson won again here with 16.27

Ben Reynolds achieved a high age grade when he won here in 16.41

Triathlete Charlotte fastest lady - 22/5/12

Charlotte Saunders triumphed at the HSV St Albans Trialthlon as quickest lady and finishing 2nd overall! Her next competition is the Thames Turbo Tri on Jubilee 4th June. Best of luck to Charlotte. Charlotte is also running in the BUPA 10k this coming Sunday with a team of ladies.

Bristol 10km Race - 20/5/12

Three Saltires were in action at the Bristol 10k. Both Annette and Emma improved their times from the same race last year by several minutes and Gordon's was a PB although perhaps not in line with his recent track heroics (8:46 for 3000m).

Gordon Pearce33.17
Annette Chase43.15
Emma Pritty47.38

Veteran Ladies and Men perform at Sutton Park - 12/5/12

Our Vet Ladies (V45) finished in 5th place less than a minute behind the winners, Dulwich in 59.29.
Our Vet men (V35) of David Symons, Jerry Watson, Ian Harkness, Ben Reynolds, Andy Lee Morgan, Alex Gaskell, Chris Daniels and Andy Weir also finished 5th in their class with a time of 2hr10.58 with Highgate winning in 2hrs7.29.
Our Vet men (V55) of Rhodri Davies, Rick Turner, Paul Whitlock and Al Gibbons were 19th. It was great to have Al back racing again.
Congratulations to everyone for going up to Birmingham to race for Thames. Results below

4 Vikki Filsell 		19.30
5 Anna Garnier 		19.55
5 Pippa Major 		20.33

1 Dulwich 		58.30
2 WS&E 			58.50
3 Bristol 		59.05
4 Coventry Godiva 		59.25
5. THH 			59.29

18 Dave Symons 		16.24
17 Jerry Watson 		17.36
10 Ian Harkness 		16.06
6 Ben Reynolds 		15.39
8 Alex Gaskell 		17.01
7 Andy Weir 		16.00
6 Chris Daniels 		16.57
5 Andy Morgan-Lee 	15.15

1 Highgate 		2.07.29
2. RonHill 		2.08.20
3. Salford 		2.09.37
4. Preston 		2.10.49
5. Thames 		2.10.58

Rhodri Davies 		20.10
Rick Turner 		18.53
Paul Whitlock 		21.39
Al Gibbons 		23.45

Frimley 10km Race - 6/5/12

Matt Jones won the Frimley 10km Race in 32:38.