Colchester Half Marathon 2016

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Colchester Half Marathon 2016

16 Halstead Road Runners made the short trip to Colchester on Sunday for the popular Colchester Half Marathon. Starting and finishing at Colchester United’s Weston Homes Community Stadium, the event attracted a field of over 2,400 runners. Ideal weather conditions made for a fantastic morning with Debra Strong and Mel Candler making their half marathon debuts. Stuart Prestney was first home for the yellow vests in a brilliant time of 1:24:42. Juan De Gea marked his birthday with his 2nd best 13.1 mile course time in 1:28:03. Karl Hillman and Lorrain Garnham also knocked a few minutes from their previous best’s.

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Stuart Prestney 1:24:42
Juan De Gea 1:28:03
Dan Hollinshead 1:35:05
Neil Poulter 1:37:22
Paul Hinsley 1:38:04
Sam Wolton 1:41:32
Andy Kemp 1:43:58
Richard Tiller 1:46:28

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Karl Hillman 1:49:05 PB
Lorrain Garnham 1:51:32 PB
Hazel Buist 1:54:08
Rosie Atkins 1:54:08
Mel Candler 1:54:24 1st Race at distance
Nicole Smith 1:55:43
Debra Strong 2:11:12 1st Race at distance
Sara Hill 2:19:56