ATHLETICS: Success for BRJ at two different races

Huntingdon BRJ trio, from the left, Rob Farrant, John Uff and Shelley Duffy, at the Long Sutton 10k.

Huntingdon BRJ trio, from the left, Rob Farrant, John Uff and Shelley Duffy, at the Long Sutton 10k.Picture: SUBMITTED - Credit: Archant

Huntingdon BRJ enjoyed podium success at two separate Sunday races.

John Uff continued his rich vein of form with third place at the Long Sutton 10k in a time of 35.34 which also earned top spot in the M35-39 section.

Rob Farrant was one place back in fourth overall in 37.11 and took the M45-49 spoils while Shelley Duffy enjoyed double success.

She was the first female finisher in 41.41 and therefore also took the honours in her F40-44 section.

Jackie Wren, second in the F55-59 category in 52.04, also ran well.

The club’s legendary husband and wife duo enjoyed victories at the Oundle 20-mile event.

David Newton was the leading man in the M70-74 age group with a 2:46.48 effort while Annette Newton led the way at F65-69 level in 2:57.21.

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Simon Moore was third in the M45-49 bracket in 2:23.12 which also secured 29th place overall.

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