Athletics: Dagenham 88s take plunge at Swim Serpentine
PUBLISHED: 14:00 25 September 2019
Dagenham 88 Runners took the plunge at the Swim Serpentine event at the weekend.
Ian Cummins completed the two-mile swim in 1:11.47, ahead of Sara Prior (1:16.43) and Paul Prior (1:18.16).
Rahana Islam (1:22.59), Tracy Drake-Tapscott (1:23.58), Emma O'Shea (1:24.00) and Lorraine Hilton (1:24.01) finished in close proximity, as Emma Dudman (1:29.11) and Jacqui Elliott (1:53.07) also competed.
Andrew Wright stayed above water to finish first in the Somewhere over the Raynebow Marathon in 3:54.02, while Jamie Austin and Luke Summers ran 14.5 miles at the Flyers Monopoly Run, visiting destinations from the board game.
Meanwhile, Jenny Akroyd clocked 43.04 at the Ingatestone 5-mile race, Christine Sloan ran 4:05.09 at the Shine half marathon and Emdad Rahman took on the Muslim Charity Run 5k..
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