Monday, September 16, 2013
Bideford’s Gary Suggate quickest of the local runners in Bristol
Runners from North Devon’s athletic clubs clocked up some excellent times in this week’s Bristol half marathon.
Gary Suggate was Bideford AAC’s fastest man, completing the race in 1hr 21mins 39secs, while Sara Carter, with a time of 1:47:30, was their quickest woman. The club took an impressive 21 athletes to the 25th Bristol half marathon.
Katy Kernahan was the quickest from Torrington AAC, completing the 13 miles in 1:40:18. Their fastest man, Nick Day, came in two seconds shy of four minutes later.
North Devon Roadrunners’ Kathryn Kyle beat Matthew Bowerman, finishing in 1:42:06.
John Hibberd ran for South Molton Strugglers, coming home in 2:23:24.