Race day is a real success

Thetford Athletics Club held the Breckland 10k and 5k road race. The day was a great success with the main 10k race being full to capacity.In the 10k race the first man was Robert Chenery in a time of 35 min 22 sec and not far behind in second place was Robert Watson 35:42.

Thetford Athletics Club held the Breckland 10k and 5k road race. The day was a great success with the main 10k race being full to capacity.

In the 10k race the first man was Robert Chenery in a time of 35 min 22 sec and not far behind in second place was Robert Watson 35:42.

The first female was Juliet Vickery (Thetford AC) in 37:48, with Jayne Williams second in 41:27.

In the 5k race for 14 and 15-year-olds Thomas Francis of Thetford AC took first place in 16:46, with Joseph Kirton (Thetford AC) second in 19:47, both boys recording personal bests.

The first girl was Lucy Tyler (Thetford AC) also achieving a pb of 20:09.

As in previous years the fun run was very well supported with 62 children taking part and completing the mile.