Eventful October round-up including 2nd Lady for Natalie

Natalie Teece travelled to Norfolk to compete in the Norfolk Coastal Trail Marathon.  This hardy event is an off road marathon along the Norfolk coast where Natalie finished impressively as 2nd lady, 13th overall in 3hrs 40 mins 54 seconds. She said afterwards that it was one of the hardest races she’d ran.

A small group of Striders travelled to Nottinghamshire for the Worksop half marathon, an undulating race that goes through clumber park. First back for the Stilton Striders was Stuart Shaw in 1.30.05, then Dan Giblett recording a new personal best of 1.45.58 just 2 weeks after running Leicester marathon. Greeba Heard finished in 1.49.36, while Tam and Steph Nicol recorded an excellent 2.20.58.

Another group travelled to harby for the inaugural belvoir clockback 10k trail race. First back for the sStriders in 8th place was Alan Thompson in 40.41, then Richard Gray in 46.15, Jon Wilson 47.21, Michael Cooke 47.26, Louise Houghton 51.26, Deb Wilson 59.10, Kaye Mead 63.17, Susan pettingill 63.31, Rebecca Forester 68.08 .