The Rye Ancient Trails 15 & 30k – Sunday 9th September 2018

The Rye Ancient Trails 15 & 30k – Sunday 9th September 2018
A&D’s Robin Butler finished 3rd in the brand new, multi-terrain Rye Ancient Trails 15k on Sunday with a time of 1hr:12m:14s, meanwhile in the 30k event Andrew Noble finished 5th in a time of 2hrs:32m:13s followed by Paul Ridley, in his 1st race for the club, in 2hrs:45m:30s (17th) and Mark Attenborough just behind in 2hrs:45m:31s (18th).
Christine Costiff completed the course in 3hrs:20m:49s with Ingvild Drake in 3hrs:25m:56s and Lucy Johnstone in 4hrs:06m:12s.
New Forest Marathon – Sunday 9th September 2018
Steve Hickman completed his 149th marathon on Sunday running the New Forest Marathon in Hampshire. Hickman finished the multi-terrain course in 4hrs:32m:32s.
The Great North Run – Sunday 9th September 2018
Dave Chappell ran his 1st half-marathon and his 1st race for the A&D RRC on Sunday completing The Great North Run in 2hrs:05m:08s.
The 20th Eridge Park 10 Trail Challenge
Adrian Moody and Rhian Shrimplin ran the 20th Eridge Park 10 mile trail challenge near Tunbridge Wells on Sunday. Moody finished in 47th place with a time of 1hr:27m:16s whilst Shrimplin finished in 1hr:44m:03s.
The 13th Rye Summer Classic Series 5k Race 3 – Friday 7th September 2018
It was successful Friday night for husband and wife team, Trevor & Jaclyn Kay, as they set new personal bests at the Rye Summer series. Trevor completed the 5k course in 16m:38s finishing in 6th place whilst Jaclyn crossed the line in 24m:18s. Christine Costiff also ran the course and finished in 21m:39s (36th).
Ashford Parkrun -Saturday 8th September 2018
Dan Green finished 3rd in the latest Ashford parkrun. Green finished in a time of 17m:53s. Keith Haynes went close to a personal best finishing in 19m:51s (10th) with Andrew Noble finishing in 20m:02s (12th). Chris Boyce crossed the line in 20m:19s (16th), Carl Ireland in a personal best of 21m:03s and Mark Carlton in 21m:41s (31st).
Don Dewar completed the course in 22m:31s (44th), Elodie Paviot in 22m:47s (49th) with Mark Attenborough and Rob Carpenter in 22m:59s and 23m:00s respectively. Will Whittington was next up in 24m:59s, Keith Lynn in 25m:36s, Chloe & Claire Green in 25m:59s and 26m:01s respectively, Trevor Sparkes in 27m:47s and Emma Jenkins in 33m:19s.
By Mark Carlton