|Ady, Catherine, Matt, Rob and Magaretta|
|Returning from illness|
|PB for Ady|
Five members of Grantham Running Club travelled to sunny Scunthorpe on Sunday to join over 1500 other runners in a quality field for the North Lincolnshire Half Marathon. The race was started at 9am by seven year old Krystal Proctor after winning a competition to design the race t-shirt that was awarded to all finishers to the
accompaniment of the bagpipes. At the end they were rewarded by a stadium finish.
|Catherine running with the big boys|
Yet again the evergreen Rob Howbrook and Catherine Payne put in superb performances with both earning themselves a place on the podium and a trophy each with 2nd place in their respective age categories with Rob finishing in 91:09 and Catherine finishing in 96:12.
Matt Kidd slashed over five minutes from his previous personal best to finish in 91:33
in only his second ever race at this distance. Ady Walker knocked
nearly two minutes off his previous personal best time to finish in 1:46:18. Magaretta
Murray made a welcome return to the half marathon distance as she continues her
journey back to full fitness after her recent lung infection bravely finishing in a time of
|Huge PB for Matt|