East Surrey Road Race, 5th April 2018, Results and Report
At the East Surrey Road Race at Ewell, Soul Hallums claimed a dramatic win in the young athlete’s race in a photo finish. The 15 year-old Shirley pupil claimed victory on the line, completing the 2.1 mile course in 12 minutes and 37 seconds. Robbie Tambling clinched the overall Under 17 men’s title finished 8th, with solid support from Zachary Blair (10th) and Jonathon Long (19th). Jessica Moore was the first Croydon girl home in 11th, while Jenna Hooper was 7th in the Under 13 girl’s category.
In the men’s race there was excellent packing from Alex Penfold (4th), Jake English (8th), Patrick Lucas (9th) and David White (10th) to ensure Croydon finished runners-up on the evening. Miriam De Souza and Jules Williams ensured a one-two in the W40 league standings after their performances on the night.