Spartan GRANT RAMSAY has beaten three hours for a full 26.2 marathon in each of four decades. His achievement was completed with a 2 hours 53 minutes 55 seconds race at the Bedford Autodrome Grand Prix on Sunday morning. This was his 49th marathon.
For the first time in the 36 year history of Fairlands Valley Spartans a woman member beat the three hour barrier for a marathon on Sunday.
In difficult wet and windy conditions MICHELLE REEVES ran the Dorney Lake Marathon, near Eton, in 2 hours 58 minutes 3 seconds.
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It was waves and ripples again but another real 10K race on Sunday. However the temperature had dropped about twelve degrees in a few days and the breeze was up in the exposed parts of the course at Lee Valley Run Fest.
Nine Spartans enjoyed the event. 14th overall and with a new personal best of 36 minutes 24 seconds was ADRIAN BUSOLINI. He said his last actual 10K race was a Midweek League event some 15 months ago, where he just managed to squeeze out a sub-40' - making this a three-and-a-half minute improvement.