Tag Archive: Results

Apr 21 2013

Bryony Britten

Congratulations to our London Marathoners

Barnes Runners put on an impressive performance at the London Marathon today. Watching our athletes go past with around 3kms to go was fantastic. Leading the pack was Paul Cheetham (representing the Stragglers) in an impressive time of 2:43.27, closely followed by David Cornock in 3.00.58, Simon Danciger (representing Wimbledon) in 3:03.42 and our leader Josh Ord-Hume in …

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Sep 29 2012

Bryony Britten

Handicap Competition Heats Up

The seventh handicap of the year was always going to be crucial as only the seven best placed runs by each runner count towards the trophy. Josh Ord-Hume ran a tactically brilliant race taking David Lovell on the line. Lovell was quoted later as saying, ‘I just didn’t have anything left’. After being overtaken a …

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Mar 31 2012

Bryony Britten

Handicap Results March 2012

The month’s handicap was a hard fought battle between Sam Allpass and Josh Ord-Hume.  Starting together it was not until the final 200m that Sam got his nose in front and pushed on to gain a 12 second lead over Josh. Both clocked PBs – Sam improving by 46 seconds and Josh by 27 seconds. In …

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Feb 25 2012

Bryony Britten

Handicap Results

February is traditionally not a very optimistic month. Christmas happened a long time ago, the days are still short and the weather usually cold and dull. It is not surprising, therefore, that in old English it was named Solmonath or mud month (although I have no idea why it was also known as Kale-monath, or cabbage month …

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