Tuesday was the last of SDAC’s Winter 3k series which also counts towards the 2019 Road Club Championship. Twenty nine runners took part and the clear and calm conditions were ideal with six runners recording PB’s. Runners achieving a PB were Alex Magee, Steve Wright, Nick Oxley, Emma Magee, Serena Jury and Claire Cornish – full results on SDAC website.
Sunday saw Beat the Train which is a 6.8 mile route along riverside paths and woodland trails from Totnes to Staverton and back with the added twist of racing a steam train. Four South Devon AC members took on the challenge with Stuart Batten beating the train back to the station by 2 minutes.
Results: 18 Stuart Batten 58:33, 143 Michelle Coles 1:12:29, 217 Dave Cubberley 1:25:17, 272 Brenda Grant 1:44:56
Torbay Velopark parkrun results: 20 Stuart Batten 20:58, 27 Kate Maslin 21:54, 28 Michelle Cowley 21:58, 89 Hugh Slater 25:06, 124 Michelle Coles 27:13, 193 Rachel Sharples 31:40, 199 Gary Burman 32:08, 211 Alison Ford 32:48, 226 Brenda Grant 34:24, 262 Shane Carpenter 38:46
Torbay Velopark Junior parkrun Results: 7 Lauren Carr 09:22, 26 Hannah Carr 11:45