May 5/6: Successes for MMK runners at the MK Marathon Weekend

MMK runners had considerable success at the MK Marathon Weekend, particularly in the Rocket 5k run.

Robert Hickman was second overall, with Ian Wood third. Jeremy Vick was the first veteran runner to cross the line in fifth place. Elle Roche was the first woman home in a fast 17:19 for 23rd overall with Melanie Wood the second female home. Debra Brent was the first over 55 female.

In the Half Marathon on the Monday, Matt Turner was first MMK man home in 39th place, with Siobhan Dyer the first female MMK runner, seventh female overall in 149th place. Stuart Cowan was the second over 70 man.

Only two MMK runners did the marathon. Simon Kirschner-Heavens recorded 3:34:45, with Suzanne Anderegg recording 3:41:10.

Pictured above, by Brian Graves, are Stuart Cowan, Siobhan Dyer, Matt Turner, Robert Hickman, Melanie Wood, Jeremy Vick, Ian Wood, Elle Roche, Debra Brent, and Jack Irwin (left), third in the Fun Run.

MMK results from the MK Marathon Weekend with pictures by Brian Graves

Full results from Milton Keynes