Monthly Archive: May 2018

May 10

Post Breckland 10k for Club Members

Thetford Club members took part in the post Breckland 10k race last night – an opportunity to run the course after volunteering at the main event. We had a fantastic turnout and some brilliant finishing times possibly including some p.b’s. In no particular order the results were – Tyler Howard 43:37, Donna Lea Finney 48:59, …

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May 09

Breckland 10k 2018 – Record breaking temperatures

Thetford Athletics Club hosted the annual Breckland 10k in record breaking hot temperatures of 26 degrees on Monday 7th May 2018. The race attracted a large turnout with over 280 athletes braving the hot temperatures. Winner of the race was Adrian Mussett (Colchester Harriers) in 33:26, 1st female was Mable Beckett (City of Norwich AC) …

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May 08

Gear 10k King’s Lynn

Thetford Athletes gathered at a very warm and sunny King’s Lynn on Sunday 6th May for the annual Gear 10k. We had some fantastic results with Sam Bellotti first home for TAC in 42:33, Jason Elrick followed shortly after in 43:20 with Richard Crewe just seconds later in 43:28. Natalie King was first female back …

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May 07

Breckland10K Results

Well done to all those who ran the Breckland 10K today.  It was a scorcher!   The results can be found here :-  Click Here

May 06

Breckland 10K – It’s going to be a hot one!!

It’s looking like it is going to be one of the hottest Breckland 10K’s on record.   There will be water available at approximately 6K, a sponge station at approximately 8K and water available at the finish line.  We do not have the resources to provide any additional water stations so please bring your own water …

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May 04

TAC Represented at Virgin London Marathon

Clare Slattery represented TAC at the Virgin London Marathon 2018. In record breaking temperatures of 26 degrees Clare completed her first ever marathon in 6hr 27mins. It was a tough challenge in the heat and 700 people needed medical attention. However Clare pushed on through a niggling hip pain and persevered to the finish line, …

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May 03

Thetford Athletes Perform at Colchester Sprint Triathlon

Thetford Athletes braved the cold and wind at Colchester Sprint Triathlon last weekend. Simon and Charlotte Smith were victorious with Simon finishing 1st overall 1:03:12 and Charlotte 1st female in 1:09:31. Gary Malliband also completed the 400m pool swim, 20k bike and 5k run in 1:12:00 to finish a highly creditable 8th male. . .

May 03

First time triathletes at Bury St Edmunds

Thetford Athletics Club athletes Richard Crewe and Tracey Cady took on their first ever triathlon in Bury St.Edmunds at the weekend. In cold and windy weather they completed the 300m pool swim, 21k bike, 5k run successfully. Richard completed the course in 1:32:11 finishing in 55th place out of 125. Tracey was 40th female in …

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