Five Sleaford Striders took part in the Manchester Marathon.
Simon Jackson and Andy Dickinson completed the race in 3 hours 32 minutes, with Emma Marshall-Telfer only two minutes behind in 3.34. Darrell Williamson finished in 3.57 and Jim Millar 4.40.
Three Striders teams competed in the marathon relay, with Chris North (1.24) and Graham Riddell (1.59) crossing the line in a combined time of 3.23. The other Striders’ pairs were Derek James (1.47) and Jane James (1.50), 3.37, and Tracey Dickinson (2.07) and Josh Williamson (1.55), 4.02.
The Sleaford Striders’ race series continued with the Grantham Cup 10k at Belton House. First Strider home was Alan Oliver in 39.51. Fastest of the rest were: John Siddens 40.16, Dave Burton 44.42 and Chris Bertins 47.31.