Tring runners in action across the country

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Tring Running Club members were in action at the challenging Bledlow Ridge Off Roader.

Tom Raftery led the Tring contingent home in the 10km race, finishing in 18th place in a time of 44 minutes and 22 seconds.

He was followed by Trevor Lark in 47:07, Andy Neill in 49:37, Paul Bayley in 51:03, Becky Raftery in 54:09, Maria Kerr in 56:23, Brian Evans in 1:00:11 and Clare Donohue in 1:09:35.

Becky Shaftow was the club’s sole representative over the 6.5k course, and she finished in 10th place in a time of 37:46.

Elsewhere, two Tring rnners tackled the Three Forts Challenge in Worthing.

The race was mainly off-road with 3450ft of ascent, and Peter Alford finished in 4:45:12 , ahead of Paul Bayley in 4:58:04.

Other Tring runners took part in the MK marathon and half marathon. The finishers in the marathon were: Wayne McCorkell, 03:27:21; Howard Clark, 03:30:25; Leon Bosch, 04:27:05; Bobby Fryer, 04:27:51; Celine Wilcock, 04:27:24; Mark Travers, 04:39:44; William Harvey, 04:45:47; Frances Mills, 04:52:06; Kingsley Basson, 04:54:06 and Danielle Cox, 04:57:41.

The half marathon runners were: Amy Goss, 01:40:11; Dave Cary, 01:54:40 and Elizabeth Daniel, 01:55:42.