Great Bentley runners covered a wide range of distances in their racing over the weekend of the 4th and 5th of October. At the Colchester Parkrun, Lee Clarkson broke 25 minutes to finish in 24:44 along with Chusa Bautista Fructuoso, a PB for her. Other Blue Vests running were Sandra James 32:57, Tricia Stacey 24;21, and Paul Hollidge 21:10. Scott Young and Charlie Keitch went out to the Great Cornard Parkrun, where Keitch finished in 19:40 and Young 21:37, a minute faster than the previous week.
Chris Hayes ran the Bournmouth Speed of Light 5k on Sunday 5th October, an evening event along the prom and down the pier. Hayes finished in 30:03.
Martin Owen and Tricia Stacey ran at Blenheim Palace on Sunday October 5th. Owen competed in the half marathon event, finishing in 1:48:51, while Stacey took part in the 10k race clocking 50:37.
Shawn Leek and Jamie Neill successfully completed the Saltmarsh 75, an ultra race run over 2 days, with runners covering 38 miles on the Saturday and 37 on the Sunday.