Simon leads Striders home

Seven Stamford Striders took on the 10-mile road race at the Heckington Show on Saturday.

Simon Fell secured fifth position with a well-run 57m45 in hot and humid conditions. Mark Popple was next home, showing little fatigue with a time of 1.07.24 despite running the Striders Handicap race the previous evening.

Dave Aust knocked two minutes of his personal best to finish in 1.14.42, ahead of Brian Kearsey (1.15.32) and Nicholas Smith (1.22.12).

Amy Williamson was also in fine form, despite her previous night’s efforts with 1:30:08 followed by Celina Silver who finished in 1.33.06.