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Pier to Pier

Sun May 17 2009 Listed by nochickenstrip
31 Entrants Club PB SB Pred Time WAVA
aj74 Elvet Striders 53:00 54:53 54:53 55.64
alisterrobson Sorry but am taking my Garmin reading as final. No idea how there's 30 seconds difference between the official results! Hard, damn hard. I'm blaming my cold.

Results here http://www.sunderlandstrollers.co.uk/p2p2009.txt FERC 53:04 57:23 58:00 57:23 53.82
batmouse FAb.  Tried to take it easy as the last thing I wanted was an injury at this stage.  Chuffed with my time.  Loved the run.  Sand hard though.  I maybe need to train more! Unaffiliated 59:30 1:06:56 1:25:00 1:06:56 52.80
Black Cat Looking forward to this. Update - Found it a bit tough but got inside the time I predicted. Thanks maccas dad for the encouragement, Joggerbaz for the company in the first couple of miles and cuppacoffee for being bag lady in the nicest possible way! Stocksfield Striders 59:57 1:03:36 1:05:00 1:04:15 50.52
Coulson Elswick Harriers 51:26 54:55 54:55 55.61
craig_d60 Jarrow & Hebburn AC 42:33 45:12 45:00 45:12 67.22
dizzie1981 Elvet Striders 1:00:22 1:04:58 1:04:58 52.84
gailbell Unaffiliated 50:38 50:38 50:38 68.10
Ha! Ha! a struggle today for me..devoid of energy from the off..phew!tough! North East Veterans AC 50:36 58:47 55:15 58:47 53.91
ivanhoe Tynedale Harriers & AC 47:35 52:17 1:00:00 52:17 60.61
JoH Elvet Striders 55:00 55:00 55:00 62.41
knighty Durham City Harriers & AC 44:35 44:35 44:35 70.07
Lisa T Legs turned to jelly after the sand at the start and really struggled for the first 1.5 miles. Found the terrain pretty tough at times. However, I made it ... yeaaah! Weather was fab, scenery great and mars bar & crisps at the end most welcome. Could fit a few dozen fetchies in my windjacket though as no mediums left!!! Blackhill Bounders, Northumberland Fell Runners 1:02:31 1:02:31 1:07:00 1:02:31 56.21
LP Pensby Runners 52:03 52:03 52:03 65.95
macca 53 Unaffiliated 58:44 1:03:57 1:00:00 1:03:57 55.70
MelanieLH Elvet Striders 1:01:37 1:01:37 1:01:37 55.72
Narrow Feet Unaffiliated 46:48 46:48 46:48 66.35
nochickenstrip 10th Position. Crook & District AC, Durham Triathlon Club 40:48 42:18 42:18 73.40
Old Croc LOL - just realised last 7 miler was a very different race.  Looking fwd to run - not the drive back up north after it though.  See you all there.

Official times now updated to a bit more realistic.  Hard run but good fun - was tired all the way legs heavy from bike races Sat and Tues.  Forres Harriers 53:43 53:43 56:00 53:43 58.99
ouztriks PB Fitness Running Club 52:28 52:28 52:28 58.38
Plan9 Low Fell RC 54:57 58:18 58:18 53.26
rf_fozzy Good race, but very hard work. Legs felt very tired from cricket on sat, and a mile across South Shields beach on the sand drained whatever strength I had left - was then just concentrating on keeping going for the last 6miles! Still ran ok though and was good fun. Airienteers, North Leeds Fell Runners 48:48 49:50 49:50 60.97
Robbo76 Elswick Harriers 1:13:04 1:13:04 1:13:04 47.10
Robsta .Had an absolute nightmare achilles went at the lighthouse hobbled last 2 half miles didn't enjoy the experience at all and I'm down about this injury that won't go away. Durham City Harriers & AC 54:20 54:20 52:00 54:20 59.73
RunFatBoyDunn North Shields Polytechnic AC 54:29 54:29 55:00 54:29 57.34
runs like a fish Unaffiliated 1:20:00 1:20:00 1:20:00 0.00
rupert tb Windy this time round! Elvet Striders 48:09 48:46 48:46 71.14
Screeners Found this fairly tough going.  The sand at the start and finish just pulled the strength from my legs and the grass paths were very uneven and rutted so I felt I was running unevenly and that started me worrying about my back.  Saying that, it was a gorgeous run, fantastic scenery, very well organised and the sun stayed out the whole time.  I would have liked to have run it a bit faster but if I do it again, at least I will know what to expect. Elswick Harriers 1:07:13 1:07:13 1:07:13 51.80
The Scribbler FERC 1:02:54 1:04:00 1:04:00 54.40
Velo Boy Unaffiliated 1:03:39 1:03:39 1:03:39 50.58
Vicki: Graceless Whippet Official time 55:57, actual time was about 30 seconds quick, which is still bloody slow when compared to last years 50:44 lol.  Full report on my blog: http://www.realbuzz.com/blogs/u/aminita/vicki-graceless-whippet/

Enjoyed the race as I always do, and got to chat to loads of folks before, during and after - bonus! :D Jarrow & Hebburn AC 54:05 55:57 55:00 55:57 62.23

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  • On 27th Jan 2009 at 3:38pm, Robsta wrote: Haven't done many races but this is the best i've ran in so far

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