London Marathon 2019

Well what a weekend that was! 3 different marathons and 19 different club members running them! The main event of the weekend was the London Marathon, running around the sights of London, hearing the massive crowds and heading past Buckingham to the finish line is a dream for most runners, not forgetting the elusive medal. 14 of our runners experienced that on Sunday 28 April. Kari Mack ran a personal best and an outstanding time of 3 hours 12 minutes, to beat the ladies club marathon record set by herself last year. Duncan Stephenson-Gill demolished the demons that he had at last year’s race, to finish in a time of 3 hours 16 minutes. Another very notable performance was Carolyn Stapley who

Brighton, Paris and Budapest!

This weekend, 78 members ran over a total of 600 miles in 17 different events. The big event of the weekend was the Brighton Marathon where we had 10 runners. The conditions were perfect for the marathon runners other than a strong headwind for the final four miles. Christo Oosthuizen was the first to finish for the club in a time of 3 hours 10 minutes. Gary Pidgeon who had been aiming to break 3 hours 30 minutes did just that, with a personal best time of 3 hours 27 minutes. In a very impressive time of 3 hours 36 minutes Juliet Stallard completed her first marathon, with smiles and waves all the way round. Gary Smith finished in a time of 4 hours 7 minutes. Ben Leney was also running his f

April Kick Off!

A few races this weekend to kick off April for the local running club. Over in Jersey was Tony Hancock running in the Freedom Tree Spring 10k, with heavy headwind for the last 5k Hancock finished in 47 minutes and 2nd in his age category. Just North of Wickham were Debs Pacey with dog Luna and Lisa Robinson with her dog Logan. This was the Hundred Acre Wood 10k which is a reasonably hilly and off-road course, with both ladies and pooches finishing on the hour mark. Closer to home in Lancing was a big group from the club, running the hilly Lancing 10k. Grahame Hurren was the first home for the club and finished in 51:25, Carl Bryant was hot on his heels finishing in 52 minutes. Mark Farndell

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

TRAINING

The Bognor Regis Tone Zone Runners meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6.30pm. 

All routes start from Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham Way, PO22 8AD

CONTACT​ US

General enquiries:

administrator@tonezonerunners.org

 

Coaching enquiries:

headcoach@tonezonerunners.org

© 2020 by Bognor Regis Tone Zone Runners. All rights Reserved. Privacy Policy