Fenland Running Club take part in the scenic course of the Stamford Valentine’s 30K

PUBLISHED: 14:11 12 February 2018 | UPDATED: 14:11 12 February 2018

First man home Martin Jennings of Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K

First man home Martin Jennings of Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K

Archant

Fenland Running Club took part in the Stamford Striders 25th annual Valentines 30k which is recognised as one of the toughest courses available to local runners.

First club runner home Nicky Jennings of Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K First club runner home Nicky Jennings of Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K

The scenic rural course is undulating throughout making the 18.6 miles a challenge for even the best of seasoned runners.

With blustery winds, 13 Fenland Running Club members took part on Sunday.

Nicky Jennings was 1st club female home in 2:27:02, sixth in her age category and achieving a personal best.

Martin Jennings was first club male home in 2:00:18 also achieving a personal best.

Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K Fenland Running Club at the Stamford 30K

Other achievements included Sean Connolly achieving a personal best along with Carol Bowett, whilst Jon Rowell smashed 30 minutes of his previous personal best in 2016.

Jane Greenwood triumphed once again in the age category coming an impressive second place.

Full race results:- Martin Jennings 25th 2:00:18, Sean Connolly 101st 2:15:36(PB), Paul Griffin 136th 2:22:05, Nicky Jennings 175th 2:27:02(PB), Sarah Gauvin 231st 2:33:36, Carol Bowett 292nd 2:41:04(PB), Jon Rowell 358th 2:49:55(PB), Jane Clarke 386th 2:53:43, Jane Greenwood 394th 2:54:35, Ian King 447th 3:03:45, Tracy Adams 532nd 3:18:02, Joanne Clarke 552nd 3:23:10, Gilly Anderson 588th 3:40:45.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Wisbech Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Wisbech Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Wisbech Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Yesterday, 15:04

Thomas Clarkson Academy has become the first school in the area to start regularly donating its leftover food to the homeless.

Yesterday, 10:36

A Whittlesey councillor has been re-elected chairman of Fenland District Council – just days after quitting her role as chairman of the local Conservative association.

Yesterday, 16:45

A staff nurse from Wisbech has celebrated 50 years since she entered the profession – and has no intention of retiring just yet.

Yesterday, 15:54

Take-away delivery drivers in the Fens have been warned to check they have the correct insurance cover.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter