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Leicester Half Marathon

Sun October 14 2007 Listed by Jon Berry
27 Entrants Club PB SB Pred Time WAVA
Ally2 paid up 28/9. Prediction nearer date. My 2nd half so more familiar with pacing and I'm in good shape so hope to beat my PB. Obliterated My PB and very very happy to get sub 80-aim of 2008 already achieved. Didn't think I could run so fast. Felt so good all the way round running with the first lady for miles 4-9 miles, then got dropped then reeled her back in the final mile. Splits 1mile 5:52, 5mile: 29:52, 7mile: 42:13, 10mile 60:34. Race organisation Ok, needed more loos but marshalling great and good support around course. Came 12th out of 978. Gun time of 1:19:15. Notts AC, Hermitage Harriers RC 1:05:41 1:19:10 1:22:59 1:19:10 73.75
Andy_Leics Unaffiliated 1:42:32 1:42:32 1:43:00 1:42:32 56.94
becca7 100 Marathon Club, VEGAN RUNNERS UK, Wigston Phoenix, LDWA 1:38:37 2:25:53 2:29:05 44.17
Beccals very happy with time.  Didn't like the uphill bit at the end, without could have got under 1-46. 
Update - chip time was 1-45 very happy! Unaffiliated 1:43:12 1:45:20 1:50:00 1:45:20 62.52
CHAPPER5 Springfield Striders RC, EC4 Amblers 1:23:39 1:37:14 1:37:14 60.35
Darkman Charnwood AC 1:27:12 1:27:12 1:28:00 1:27:12 74.72
Dez! My first race after taking up long distance running. Loved every minute of it and am determined to enter every year, baring injury and illness. Weather and atmosphere were perfect. Nothing better than running around your home city with people cheering you on. Royal Mail Health & Fitness Club, FERC 1:45:42 2:00:28 2:00:28 48.46
Eleanor Serpentine RC 1:51:56 1:58:25 1:58:25 55.06
Feathersmcgraw felt like c**p
The final climb up new walk was difficult Unaffiliated 1:26:07 1:26:07 1:26:25 1:32:02 63.51
Flying Ant Leicester half marathon - practice race for Snowdonia. Did first 9 miles at about 9min/mile then 'ran' the final four miles averaging about 7:40. Black Pear Joggers 1:39:30 1:41:06 1:50:37 53.05
Hannah_B Holme Pierrepont RC 1:44:02 1:48:54 1:48:54 59.87
Jason1969 I am so going to PB here. Flat course and legs in form. I recently ran 12.8 miles in the same time as my current half PB, and that was at my Unaffiliated 1:57:26 1:57:26 1:50:00 1:57:26 50.31
Jon Berry actual time is my chip time Unaffiliated 1:37:31 1:38:52 1:40:00 1:38:58 59.70
Leesoh West End Runners 1:46:09 1:56:00 1:56:00 56.46
MAD Superman Redhill Road Runners 1:19:07 1:27:53 1:27:53 66.43
mstevens First half marathon!

(time given is Unaffiliated 2:34:45 2:34:45 2:30:00 2:34:45 37.73
orbital sander first half marathon. not got a clue what time to predict. Unaffiliated 2:24:25 2:41:30 2:30:00 2:41:30 40.47
Runner Martin Redway Runners 1:38:46 1:50:17 1:53:44 56.79
runner20k Unaffiliated 1:43:01 1:46:00 1:50:03 53.11
Scotty_owl South Yorks Police Sports & Social Club 1:27:18 1:36:47 1:36:47 60.32
Scouse Bird Fleckney and Kibworth Running Club 2:02:00 2:03:00 2:05:00 52.16
Smileygirlie A brilliant day, racing back in Leicester where I was at uni, so this was a lovely trip down amnesia lane. And it was my fastest half so far! Birmingham Running, Athletics, & Triathlon Club (BRAT) 1:43:18 1:53:57 1:53:57 57.79
SPKoF watchtime - waiting on chip. Tougher course than expected. a bit twisty, the path along the canal was tarmac but very uneven with lots of rises/fall for roads. the final 2 miles were slow due to cobbles on the 12th and New Walk hill on the 13th.

Still, 2nd fast half to date so cant complain. Long Eaton Running Club 1:24:16 1:28:32 1:31:00 1:29:27 65.45
tangledfeet Ivanhoe Runners 1:17:28 1:18:44 1:18:44 79.31
The lone ranger Fleckney and Kibworth Running Club 1:25:03 1:25:32 1:25:32 68.60
wildebeast new race so looking forward to  it didnt enjoy it as much as the old course very bitty and bobby and twisty and turny but an interesting course as long as you dont want a pb
Hinckley Running Club 1:24:54 1:28:47 1:30:00 1:29:20 67.20
Zoom Was aiming to get under the sub 2hr for the first time but training going well and good result at Swansea Bay 10k decided to aim for 9 min miling and hooray, even beat that!!! Chepstow Harriers 1:55:49 1:56:50 1:59:59 1:57:33 56.74

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