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Oct 15, 2017

South West Half Marathon Championships


Wiltshire Men took the silver and Ladies the bronze at the South West Inter-Counties Half Marathon championships which took place at the Great West Run in Exeter.
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Leading home for Wiltshire was Simon Nott of Calne Running Club who recorded 70:58 on the relentlessly hilly course taking the runners up spot, in fourth place overall was Ed Knudsen of Avon Valley Runners in 71:23 and supported by 12th place Chris Southern from Salisbury A&RC and 18th placed Gary O'Brien from Swindon Harriers saw Wiltshire take the silver medal behind Devon.

In the Ladies race Cordula Hurcum of Chippenham Harriers ran a new personal best time of 1:26:39 to lead Wiltshire home, supported by Anna-Marie Watson from Avon Valley Runners, Karen Hacker from Chippenham Harriers and Fiona Price also from Avon Valley Runners. Wiltshire Ladies took the bronze medal behind Devon and Cornwall.

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The selected athletes will made up the two teams:

Ladies:

Anna-Marie Watson - Avon Valley Runners

Fiona Price - Avon Valley Runners

Denise Nott - Calne Running Club

Cordula Hurcum - Chippenham Harriers

Karen Hacker - Chippenham Harriers

Samantha Kelly - Royal Wootton Bassett Hounds

 

Men:

Ed Knudsen - Avon Valley Runners

Mike Rose - Calne Running Club

Simon Nott - Calne Running Club

Chris Southern - City of Salisbury A&RC

Gary O'Brien - Swindon Harriers

Aaron Girdlestone - Swindon Harriers

 

Team Manager: Darren Wrintmore - Avon Valley Runners