April 17: Elle Roche close to Club 5km Record at Mallory Park

Three MMK athletes competed in a series of 5km road races round Mallory Park motor racing circuit in Leicestershire.

Running with Sam Winters, Elle Roche knocked 31 seconds off her best 5km time, set in 2019, to go second in the MMK All-time lists with 16:48, the fifth fastest female time of the day. Only Rachel Robinson’s Club Record 16:40, set in 2018, remains ahead of her.

Imogen King also had a big breakthrough at this event, reducing her best 5km time by 76 seconds to record 17:36.

Pictured above are Elle Roche with Imogen King.

Overall results

  • 93 Elle Roche (5th FS) 16:48 (PB)
  • 94 Sam Winters (MS) 16:50
  • 129 Imogen King (3rd F20) 17:36 (PB)
  • 274 finished

Full results from Mallory Park

Elsewhere, M40, Jeremy Vick, made another visit to Merchant Taylors’ School for round 3 of the ATW Cross Country series, finishing 11th in 32:17. 82 finished.

Full results from Merchant Taylors’ School