Monthly Archive: October 2018

Oct 17

Cross Country Season Starts on a High

CROSS COUNTRY SEASON STARTS ON A HIGH This weekend saw the first race in the annual Ryston Runners Cross Country Grand Prix series, held at Shouldham Warren. Conditions were wet which gave the athletes a small taster of the kind of conditions they have to look forward to. Thetford AC had a clean sweep of …

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Oct 17

Eastern Region Combined Events Championships Success

EASTERN REGION COMBINED EVENTS CHAMPIONSHIPS SUCCESS This years Eastern Athletics combined events championships was held at the Embankment Track, Peterborough. Thetford Athletics Club athlete Asha Soanes competed in the U15 Girls Pentathlon and produced a dominant performance, taking the gold medal. This event also combined the Norfolk County Combined events Championships which meant that Asha …

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Oct 16

10k & Half Marathon results

Thetford AC’s Anna Dean completed the East Coast 10k along Gt Yarmouth’s promenade at the weekend. Anna completed the course in 1:03:29 Andrew Smith was in Peterborough to take part in the Perkins Great Eastern Half Marathon, Andrew achieved yet another half marathon PB in 1:47:32 Lukasz Ryzinski travelled to his home country of Poland …

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Oct 15

Bedford Sprint Duathlon 2018 (European Qualifier)

Thetford Athletes Simon Smith and Steve Dickens took to the Bedford Autodrome for a fast, furious and extremely wet Sprint Duathlon at the weekend. The event was a qualifying race for the European Sprint Duathlon Championships 2019. Simon completed the 5k run, 20k bike, 2.5k run in 1:00:47 finishing in 6th place in his age …

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Oct 07

HaverTri 2018

Thetford athletes took to Haverhill for a duathlon and triathlon at the weekend. Jason Elrick triumphed in 1st place overall in the duathlon (5k run, 22k bike, 5k run) in a time of 1:39:27. Richard Crewe  completed the pool based triathlon (300m swim, 22k bike, 5k run) in 1:32:05 to finish in 55th place.