Boston runners in Woodhall 10k action

John Burton.
John Burton.

Members of Skegness & District Running Club competed at the Woodhall Spa 10k on Sunday.

The event attracted more than 1,000 entries this year, with runners from all over the country.

A total of 36 Skegness & District Running Club representatives took part, including a collection of Boston competitors.

The club did itself proud with Stuart Cragg being the first runner back for the club in a time of 36.19, enough for 22nd position.

Second back was Boston’s Norman Smith in a time of 39.36 (55th) and third was Mark Simons in 41.43 (100th).

The fourth club runner home was Spencer Kirk (Boston) in 42.10 (117th).

The club was originbally set up by friends who didn’t live in the same towns but wanted to continue their hobby together.

And the club now has members in Skegness, Boston, Spilsby and Horncastle.

For further details about the club, visit or their Facebook page.

Pictured is Kirton’s John Burton closing in on the line.