Barking Road Runners out in force at several racing events

Barking Road Runners at the Essex Cross Country series race five

Barking Road Runners at the Essex Cross Country series race five - Credit: Barking Road Runners

Barking Road Runners were back to a busy schedule as they competed in several events including cross country, marathon, half-marathons, 10ks, five-mile races and duathlon events.  

At the Essex summer cross country series race No 5, Joyce Golder completed it in 58:05, Martin Page 1:01:15, Chris Anastasi 1:05:46, Mick Davison 1:07:12, Martin Mason 1:07:13, Gary Harford 1:08:17, Dennis Spencer-Perkins 1:10:46, Alison Fryatt 1:12:41, Rob Courtier 1:14:06 and Les Jay 1:18:26. 

Joe Stacey finished third place at Ingatestone

Joe Stacey finished third place at Ingatestone - Credit: Barking Road Runners

Joe Stacey finished in third in the Ingatestone five-mile race, with a time of 28:40, and Martin Mason finished first in his category.

Martin Mason winner of his category at Ingatestone

Martin Mason winner of his category at Ingatestone - Credit: Barking Road Runners

Also running were Ron Vialls, Rosie Fforde, Alison Fryatt, Rob Courtier and Les Jay. 

In the Havering Mind half marathon and 10k, Antony Leckerman achieved a time of 1:56:47:2, Jason Li 2:19:27, Greg Adams 2:45:05  and Mick Ball 3:11:24.

Barking Road Runners at the Havering Mind Half Marathon

Barking Road Runners at the Havering Mind Half Marathon - Credit: Barking Road Runners


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John George finished sixth with a time of 49:48:02 in the 10k. 

Faye Spooner completed the Brighton Marathon in 4:09:56, despite the organisers admitting the course was 500 metres too long. 
 

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