Results Update 25 May 2014 – Great Baddow 10 Mile, Chester half, Askern 10k, Parkruns and Edinburgh Races

Endmund Carr Great Baddow 10 Mile – 18 May 2014

Dave Sedgwick had a great race on what was a very hot day, Dave run another PB (13 seconds)  finishing with a chip time of 57:40 in 5th place.  Full results here.

18 May 2014 – Chester Half Marathon

Well done to new member Rebecca Jackson F40 who ran this half marathon in 2:18:58 finishing in 3981st place out of 5375 athletes

Askern 10k – 21 May 2014

Simon Wright mad a welcome return to racing with his first performance of 2014 where he won the V45 category.  Simon is a big inspiration for his Capturefellow runners at DAC and he was first DAC runner home.

Mick Page won the V60 category and Philip Bussey won the M65 category.

Great to see the club so well supported and fantastic effort from all our athletes, a full set of photos are here.

A great write up on the Doncaster Freepress.

Full results here.

Position Name Time Category
1 Garath Lowe – Clowne 32:24 M40
5 Simon Wright 35:01 M45
24 Jonathan Frary 36:45 M
26 Steve Mcguire 36:50 M
43 Mick Page 38:00 M60
87 Jonathan Buxton 39:55 M45
89 Ben Elliot 39:59 M
110 Dave Brikett 40:58 M50
147 Philip Bussey 42;01 M65
164 Adrian Fearn 42:34 M40
174 Peter Wade 42:51 M55
193 Dave Evans 43:24 M60
332 Martin Boyd 48:23 M50
552 Bridget Boutell 57:01 F50

Scunthorpe parkrun – 24 May 2014Capture

Caroline Wheelhouse had another great run at Scunthorpe, she ran a PB on the course by 16 seconds and was first lady to finish with a time of 20:02.  Caroline is now age graded 90.35%.

Bradford parkrun – 24 May 2014

Andy Siddle won the Bradford parkrun by about a minute with a time of 17:35, just 11 seconds off his PB for the course, well done Andy.

Doncaster parkrun – 24 May 2014

Fist runner home was Matty Smith from Scunthorpe with a time of 17:42.

CaptureHighest age graded runners was Rosemary Armstrong and she ran a PB of 7 seconds.

First DAC runner home was George Philips who finished second.CaptureCapture

PB’s for Michael Forrester (19 seconds), Marie-Louise Taylor (Second lady to finish and PB was be 24 seconds), Sue and Ken Greaves (by 30 seconds).

Ken won the monthly prize for park runner of the month.

If you have not given it a try yet register here, its free and the event happens every week at Sandall Park 9am.  Once you have registered you can run at hundreds of parkruns across the UK and beyond for free.  89 Doncaster AC athletes have taken part so far, how many weeks until our 100th runner takes part?


2 George PHILLIPS 18:06 JM11-14 78.36 % M 2 PB stays at 00:17:42 31
19 Richard RANDLE 21:53 VM50-54 69.61 % M 18 PB stays at 00:21:17 10
22 Philip BUSSEY 22:09 VM65-69 75.70 % M 21 PB stays at 00:20:54 15
33 Michael FORRESTER 23:35 JM11-14 60.14 % M 32 New PB! 11
34 Marie-Louise TAYLOR 23:39 VW35-39 64.27 % F 2 New PB! 3
59 Andrea SIMPKIN 27:10 VW45-49 58.47 % F 9 PB stays at 00:27:02 8
64 Rosemary ARMSTRONG 27:45 VW70-74 81.56 % F 13 New PB! 14
80 Julie GUEST 32:46 VW50-54 51.78 % F 23 PB stays at 00:32:12 7
84 Sue GREAVES 35:15 VW65-69 59.29 % F 26 New PB! 7
85 Ken GREAVES 35:15 VM65-69 48.94 % M 59 New PB! 7

Some Races to enter

Sandall Beat 10k – 11 June 2014

Owston Ferry 10k – 15 June 2014

Penistone 10k – 29 June 2014

Doncaster Town Centre 5k – 16 July 2014

Edinburgh Marathon and 10k – 24/25 May 2015

Dave Sedgwick ran the 10k.  Dave said “Really tough course and ran against Harry Summers who is an Australian Commonwealth games athlete and Derek Hawkins who is a GB international. Came 7 th in 35.32s. Nowhere near pb but ran ok to be fair. It was just so hilly early on!!”

Martin Hookway ran the Marathon finishing with a time of approx 3:39 having suffered from cramp during the race and going into the race with a strapped up knee and sore achilles.  Martin has the York Marathon later in the year as well as Thunder Run.  Only 4 weeks ago Martin completed the Highland Fling 53 mile ultra.

BoemsMnIMAAj53A.jpg largeFell Racing!

Fancy something different this year? The Accelerate Gritstone Series of Fell Races looks great –

 Sunday 16th March  Wolf’s Pit Fell Race (including Gritty Series)
 Friday 6th June  Castleton Fell Race (including Gritty Series)
 Sunday 8th June  Accelerate Edale Fell Race (including Gritty Series)
 Sunday 20th July  Great Hucklow Fell Race (including Gritty Series)
 Friday 1st August  Salt Cellar Fell Race
 Saturday 30th August  Longshaw Sheepdog Trials Fell Race
 Sunday 12th October  Windgather Fell Race
 Saturday 1st November  Grin ‘n Bear It Fell Race

If you want to send a contribution to include on this results update please email them to Martin James.