John Thorpe reports - Sunday morning saw the Worksop Half Marathon take place which is also a race in the MAC Senior GP. The race started and finished at the Outward Portland Academy taking in Clumber Park before returning back to the Academy. The course is rather undulating and a surprise at 4 miles was 8inch of water for 50 yards to cool the feet!
Having a great run and taking 20 GP points finishing 19th and 3rd V40 was John Thorpe in 1:21:23. Next up and ever improving with a new PB was Birtie West 1:22:58 in 28th, Ian Watson 1:28:52, Dan Ascroft, Oliver Brocklehurst, Andy Mellor running with Emma Turner guided her to first MAC lady for 20 points in the Ladies’ GP 1:40:15. Kate O'connor Parker, Gavin Simmons, Jim Thorneycroft, Kate Travis, Alaina Bond, Sally Owen running her first road Half just finished outside 2hrs, and Lisa Jones rounded off the 12 MACs. Great to see the Blue vests out representing the Club!!