Happy Christmas to everyone from South Devon Athletic Club!
Thursday saw the annual club Jingle Jog and despite the rain a large assortment of Santas, Elfs, Reindeers and others turned out and after watching the splendid Paignton Train of Lights ran around local lights with the occasional stop to sing carols in glorious harmony (almost!).
David Cubberly ran the Extremely Jolly race which is a muddy run round the Escot estate with a surprise slide at the end. He finished 184th in 1:45:56.
Other SDAC members ran the Torbay Velopark parkrun: 13 Marc Walpot 20:55, 17 Kate Maslin 21:22, 33 Steve Hookins 23:38, 54 Neil Hayes 25:11, 63 Sue Hayes 25:51, 120 Rachel Sharples 30:56 (New Pb!), 139 Brenda Grant 34:05 .
John Drennan completed his 70th parkrun at Parke parkrun coming 130 place in 37:08.
In the Juniors the Carr sisters had another double race weekend completing Exeter Riverside parkrun (101 Hannah Carr 25:05, 144 Lauren Carr 27:05) then racing the hilly National Trust 5k at Coleton Fishacre on Sunday: Lauren 34:20, Hannah 35:40.
At Torbay Velopark Junior parkrun Evie Rowe finished 7th in 10:06