Sunday 18th September saw the inaugural running of a new local race, The Felpham Five, an Out n Back' race held entirely along the Bognor Regis foreshore between Felpham and Elmer. 120 runners lined up for the 7.30am start, among them were 41 members of Tone Zone Runners.
Taking the top step of the podium for the ladies race was Nina Baldwinson who completed the 5.5 mile course in 41.52, closely followed by Juliet Stallard in 42.54 to take 2nd place. In the mens race, Christopher Drummer took 3rd overall with 38.38. The Felpham Five was a fantastic event and will be back for 2017. Flying the international flag in Norway was Helena Wilmers, who chose the Oslo half marathon for her first attempt at that distance. She completed the race in 2.08.43.
Felpham Five: Christopher Drummer38.38; Andrew Mair 40.20; Graham Hurren 40.38; Duncan Stephenson-Gill 40.43; David Skidmore 40.43; Neil Strudwick 41.08; Daryl Fairbrother 41.48; Nina Baldwinson 41.52; Simon Daymond 41.54; Juliet Stallard 42.54; Paul Westwood 43.13; Carl Bryant 45.02; Sam Bellamy 46.11; Peter Ramsdale 46.33; Natalie Tribe 47.15; Daniel Hughes 48.56; Sarah Santer 49.50; Neil Pacey 49.57; Lydia Stapely 50.08; Judith Bazeley 50.32; Debs Pacey 50.38; Gareth Stemp 51.18; Sarah Baker 51.50; Stephen Brown 51.51 Lucy-Jayne Woodhouse 52.17; Paul Wells 52.30; Vicky Tye 53.32; Rebecca Jones 55.22 Debbie Patching 55.24 Lesley Ward 55.26 Sarah Stothard 55.41 Lisa Joyce 57.16; Alison Stead 58.43 Carol Mulry 1.00.07; Sarah Spurr 1.03.47; Nicola Kettley 1.04.49; Nicky King 1.06.30; Sarah Vockin 1.16.37; Terri Sansom 1.32.57; Peter Chittenden 1.42.39