PB times for Boston Community Runners at Skegness 10k

Boston Community Runners at Skegness.'
Boston Community Runners at Skegness.'

It was looking like it was going to be a rather damp Skegness 10k race on Sunday as the drizzle fell over Butlins, but as more than 750 runners gathered the clouds dissappeared.

A total of 32 members of Boston Community Runners made the trip to the coast, with 10 achieving personal best times.

Emma Cook and Beth Lines.

Emma Cook and Beth Lines.

The Skegness 10k is hosted by the Skegness Coasters Running Club. It was a fast race with Dan Clark leading the Boston Runners home in 23rd place in a time of 39.26 with Kelvin Clements just behind in 41.49 (PB).

Martin Tebbs had a solid run coming in in 42.08 while Andy Butler ran a blinder in 46.04 (PB).

John Burton 47.40 paced Tanya Knight round to get a sub-50 and she smashed it, crossing the line in 47.41 (PB).

Michael Corney shaved even more off his 10k time with a fabulous 48.07 (PB).

Ian Satchwell had a super run, back from a foot injury, and recorded a time of 52.10, closely followed by Matt Tunnard in 52.39.

Only a couple of minutes later and Fran Mills put on a strong finish to clock 54.42 with Neil Goodwin hot on her heels in 54.51 and Dianne Houghton just behind in 55.08.

Paul Maddison had his best run for a while since a knee injury and was very pleased with his time of 57.54 and Lesley Buswell continued to improve with every run, bagging another PB time of 58.57.

Chris Chevis put in a solid display with a sub-hour time of 59.18, just in front of Jon Carpenter (59.51).

Rachel Conway clocked 1.00.09, ahead of Emma Cook 1.00.31, Beth Lines 1.00.32, Graham English 1.00.34, Sharon English 1.00.34 and Jayne Clements 1.00.41 (PB).

Tanya Penniston was running her first official 10k race and secured a time of 1.03.15 (PB).

Jackie Hallett had a very consistent run, finishing in 1.03.20, just ahead of Dawn Cobb in 1.04.16.

Claire Tunnard knocked five minutes off her time from last year, coming home in 1.05.27.

Anita Young and Debra Petley ran 1.07.59 together, Jo Heron was very pleased with her time of 1.11.35 (PB), helped and encouraged round by Jessica Bland 1.11.36.

Carmen Clark and Sarah Burton ran together and enjoyed their run with Carmen only 10 seconds off her personal best in 1.12.05 and Sarah clocking 1.12.06.

Just one minute later came Fiona Clarke 1.13.04 (PB).