Comp round-up, 9-10th Apr ’22
Croydon Harrier James Hancock finished 6th at Brighton 10K out of over 2600 participants last weekend.
The 2nd division Surrey League overall men’s winner clocked 32 minutes exactly. Bianca Joyce was 761st in 53:39. In the marathon, Clayton Black clocked 3:34:24.1.
Croydon’s women’s team wrapped the East Surrey League team title at the East Surrey Road Race at Ewell last week. Antara Singh (5th), Miriam De Souza (10th) and Sunanda Sarker-Bell (15th) were runners-up on the night. Pat Lucas was the leading Croydon male finishing in 6th over the four mile course.
In the young athletes races, Kyron-Bailee Burke finished third out of 61 competitors, while the girl’s team finished fourth with Millie Figuiria in 21st.
At the Manchester Marathon, Matt Shires (2:59:10) and Stan Columb (3:12:18) kept the Croydon flag flying.
In parkrun action, Douglas Aikman was 1st at Bedworth, and there were runners-up finishes for Madeleine Armstrong-Plieth (Burgess), Leanne Moore (Lloyd Park), Phil Symonds (Beckenham) and Patrick Lucas (Richmond). Thirty Croydon Harriers were in action in total.