Runners tackle Leeds course

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Two members of Sleaford Town Runners have taken part in the Leeds Half Marathon.

In a field of 9,000 participants competing around the closed-road course, the duo battled hilly sections and temperatures of around 17C over the 13-mile distance.

Lee Walters completed the course in a time of 1 hr 51 mins.

Fellow Sleaford Town Runner Alistair Whitaker crossed the finish line in a time of 2 hrs 14 mins.