Grimes cleans up in West Ham Park

PUBLISHED: 12:25 09 March 2012

west ham park run winner thomas grimes

west ham park run winner thomas grimes


East London Runners athlete Thomas Grimes (above) won the latest meeting of the TSFA West Ham Park Run Series on Sunday.

Grimes clocked 16 minutes 59 seconds to cross the line at the head of the 20-strong field over five kilometres.

John O’Shea of Highgate Harriers claimed second place in 18.30, while Dan Spikes of East London Runners took third in 19.29.

Amanda Widdowson won the women’s run and moved to the top of her age group overall after 13 meetings.

Widdowson clocked 23.25, while 51-60 age group leader Florence Dillon was second in 28.37. Nicki Moore took third spot in 31.54.

Runners will gather again in West Ham Park at 12pm this Sunday for the next meeting of the series.

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