Six MMK runners toed the line for the Remembrance 10km Race at Hemel Hempstead. Ryan Burling after a three man tussle at the front of the field moved ahead to win in 29:49 to become only the second MMK man to duck under 30 minutes, missing Kerry Hayes’ 31-year-old Club Record by just four seconds. Jamie Seddon just missed out on a place in the MMK all-time top 10 in this event finishing tenth in 31:39, just ahead of Elliot Hind, thirteenth in 32:00.
In the women’s race, Ellie Roche was paced round by boyfriend, Sam Winters, knocking two minutes off her personal best to win the women’s race in 35:36 and move to sixth in the Women’s Club all-time rankings. Alice Ritchie was not far behind, placing second in the women’s race in 36:09, improving her best by 47 seconds, and moving to ninth in the MMK all-time rankings.
Pictured above, left to right, socially distanced are Sam Winters, Elle Roche, Ryan Burling, Elliot Hind, Alice Ritchie and Jamie Seddon.