Visiting runner Samuel Richards (Pontypridd Roadents AC) came close to a half marathon PB as he held off Chris Rimmer (Tavistock Run Project), both finishing clear of the field in today’s Saltash Half Marathon. Falmouth Road Runner Tom Carthy completed the podium. In the ladies race, Erme Valley Harrier Sarah Hirons finished well clear of the field, with Joanne Robinson and Kelly Gdanitz fighting out a close-fought finish for second and third, respectively.
1. Samuel Richards (Pontypridd Roadents AC) – 1:17:39
2. Chris Rimmer (Tavistock Run Project) – 1:18:52
3. Tom Carthy (Falmouth Road Runners) – 1:24:09
1. Sarah Hirons (Erme Valley Harriers) – 1:44:15
2. Joanne Robinson (Looe Pioneers) – 1:48:13
3. Kelly Gdanitz (unattached) – 1:48:31