Gibbins Winning Debut

Alex Gibbins

Alex Gibbins

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Alex Gibbins made his debut in the Bromley 5km park run at Norman Park and ran out victorious. The Blackheath & Bromley athlete finished in a time of 17.01, an ideal sharpener, as he prepares for the London Marathon in two weeks time.

William Fuller was third in a new best of 17.35 and Ross Braden in 4th, William Pope also with a pb of 19.11 in 9th and Thomas Desborough 10th also made the top 10.

The race is also graded according to age and top was William Fuller who produced a score of 80.66% with John Fenwick third with 78.50%.

This event becomes ever popular among Club members with Mick Jones in 25th, Georgina Piper 82nd and Karen Desborough 309th all making their first appearances in the event.

In addition new personal bests were also set by Andrew Riches 34th in 20.12, Emma Rowland 61st (21.27), Chloe Kibblewhite 119th (23.47) and the evergreen Mike Peel 172nd in 25.58. Twenty four Club members took part.

As the Club fields teams in all age groups from under 13s upwards to the Masters age groups it always welcome new members. The Club has a Competition Policy which aims to provide appropriate levels of competition to all athletes of all abilities.

For further information on your particular interest please e-mail enquiries@bandbhac.org.uk Alternatively leave details on the Club answer phone service on 020 8462 3115.

For all the latest Club news visit the website at www.bandbhac.org.uk

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