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Athletics: Viewtube Runners up to the challenge

PUBLISHED: 09:00 08 November 2018

Viewtube Runners at the Great South Run

Viewtube Runners at the Great South Run

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Viewtube Runners took on a host of challenges over the past week, starting with their inaugural Halloween Headtorch 5k.

Viewtube Runners at their Halloween Headtorch 5kViewtube Runners at their Halloween Headtorch 5k

Several members competed in the Jubilee Park Trick or Treat 5k earlier in the day, before running around Wanstead Flats in the dark.

Conall Kirley (1:45) and Lindsey Buckley (1:52) ran the North Wales half marathon, as Ruth Jacobs, Susan Mcdowell, Jenny Winter and Mike Bristow completed the Beachy Head marathon in 4:30.

Lydia Wilson just missed a good-for-age London Marathon qualifying time at the Abingdon Marathon, clocking 3:46 on her debut.

But Ellie Page set a new 10-mile best of 1:28 at the Great South Run down in Portsmouth, where clubmates Ivaylo Enchev (1:20), Sabjan Sama (1:22) and Michelle Panyandee (1:41) were also in action.

Viewtube Runners at the Beachy Head marathonViewtube Runners at the Beachy Head marathon

The club welcomes social and competitive runners, with more information online at runvt.org.uk.

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