Easter success on the road for Axe Valley Runners

Jason Hyde at Easter Bunny 10K

Jason Hyde at Easter Bunny 10K - Credit: AVR

Jason Hyde ran the Easter Bunny 10K at RNAS Yeovilton on Easter Monday finishing in 1:03:46. 

At the Bristol Track Club 5k on a windy Saturday afternoon, honorary AVR Jake Smith took first place in 14.23, finishing more than ten seconds clear of the next runner. Terry Emmett was fifth M40 and 82nd overall in a top-class field in 16:31. Tony Smith was eighth M50 in 21:17.   

The first male and first female finishers at a blustery Seaton parkrun on Saturday were AVRs with Andrew Snook in 17:38 and Kerry Board in 22:04 taking the honours. Richard Hardy was third finisher in 18:17 and AVR also took three of the top four on age-grade with Eleanor Wood again heading the list with 89% for her 23:01.   

Laura Kerr took almost a minute off her PB with an impressive 24:37, while Vicki Wraight celebrated her 100th parkrun, running it with her mum.