THE RUNDOWN – 22ND JANUARY: WINTER WYCHAVON WAY ULTRA & PARKRUN

Wynchaven Way Ultra

The event follows the Wychavon Way which runs the length of Worcestershire covering 40 miles from the town of Droitwich Spa to Broadway, the route follows canals/rivers and the undulating meadows of Worcestershire with a significant climb up Bredon Hill with great views over the vale of Evesham.Well done to Linda Whitehead for completing the 42.2 mile distance in freezing conditions in a time a time of 9 hours and 44 minutes. Keith Whitehead also completed an excellent 34 miles of the route before opting to pull out at the 3rd checkpoint due to severe knee pain.

Parkrun Roundup

Very cold conditions again this weekend, slightly lower numbers than normal with only 43 of our members venturing out, and many parkruns seeing alterations to their courses, Brueton being no exception (this week a slightly shorter course). No PBs again this week, and well done to Gareth Wainwright on his 2nd overall at Brueton. Full results in the table below:

Parkrun Position Time PB/Place
Coventry parkrun
Simon GATES 87 00:22:36
Brueton parkrun
Gareth WAINWRIGHT 2 00:17:57 2nd overall
Chris MORGAN 12 00:19:28
Rob AMBROSE 15 00:19:38
Ainsley WAINWRIGHT 19 00:20:08
Paul BENTLEY 40 00:21:35
Pete MAKEPEACE 41 00:21:37
Matthew RAY 53 00:22:19
Jake DUDDY 56 00:22:55
Stephen RAY 60 00:23:05
Nicola FERDINAND 71 00:23:27
Martin HANCOCK 99 00:24:37
Daniel GREGORY 101 00:24:40
Anna DELANEY 103 00:24:44
Paul O’DONNELL 105 00:24:46
Richard LISIECKI 136 00:25:46
Russell PALMER 141 00:25:59
Kay ADENIPEKUN 149 00:26:07
Graham EDWARDS 160 00:26:26
Sarah CATTELL 161 00:26:27
Tanya CRONIN 184 00:26:58
Ben JONES 203 00:27:35
Katie PRICE 220 00:27:59
Neil LETHAM 235 00:28:16
Kerry WHITEHILL 292 00:30:19
Karen RATCLIFFE 305 00:30:39
Sandra BOOT 325 00:30:59
Sara ROWELL 408 00:34:39
Gail PARTRIDGE 411 00:35:00
Penny TAYLOR 418 00:36:25
Lissy CALVERT 419 00:36:28
Amanda CREES 437 00:38:20
Tomoko JARDINE 441 00:38:54
Conkers parkrun
James TAYLOR 216 00:29:27
Kingsbury Water parkrun
Ian Derek MAIDMENT 143 00:28:05
Steve MARKS 295 00:39:39
Paul JEFFREY 300 00:40:53
Humber Bridge parkrun
Bruce HAMPTON 84 00:32:48
Babbs Mill parkrun
Kevin TOMKINSON 126 00:25:47
Victoria COOK 216 00:29:37
Alison GIBLIN 320 00:37:48
Warwick Racecourse parkrun
Paul BAKER 3 00:19:12