Green in Great West Run top ten

PUBLISHED: 11:20 19 October 2015 | UPDATED: 08:55 21 October 2015

AVR runners at the 2015 Great West Run

AVR runners at the 2015 Great West Run


Many runners find racing in the big city events like the Great West Run truly inspirational and for many AVR’s last Sunday was the first time they had attempted to run 13.1 miles in a prestigious event with huge crowd support, writes Dave Mutter.

All runners did extremely well, but James Green was the pick of the crop finishing eighth out of nearly 3,000 finishers in 1:15:10.

Ian Apps had a great run, finishing 94th, 1:28:25, as did Justin Sloman who was 240th in 1:35:26.

Other known results were: Margaret Pearce, 552nd, 1:44:07; Alan Morbey, 783rd, 1:49:28; Chris Hill, 1098th, 1:55:07; Rosie Thoennissen, 1,373rd, 1:59:24; Yvette Hill, 1,520th, 2:01:59; Matt Morbey, 1,580th, 2:02:13; Canny Hart, 1,603rd, 2:03:34; Gillian Peach, 1,696th, 2:05:21; Sarah Herfet, 1,757th, 2:06:34; Sue Venn, 1,939th, 2:10:51; Jess Tubbs, 2002nd, 2:12:18; Gill Day, 2,186th, 2:16:22; Kirstin Harwood, 2,259th, 2:18:50; Fiona Pyle, 2,292nd, 2:20:12; Becky Davey, 2,355th, 2:22:18; Amy Catley, 2,427th, 2:25:05; Teresa Coates, 2,432nd, 2:25:22; Victoria Hirons, 2,591st, 2:32:12 and Paul Lloyd, 2,760th, 2:52:38.

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