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Lochaber Marathon

Sun April 18 2010 Listed by Debstir
27 Entrants Club PB SB Pred Time WAVA
baz p 21st overall in new pb.  6 mins taken off.  great marathon, well organised and oncourse support/water stations were tops.  highly recommend and will be doing again. great weekend.  Falkirk Victoria Harriers 2:42:24 2:53:52 2:59:59 2:58:11 69.02
beep!beep! Falkirk Victoria Harriers 2:58:53 3:08:54 3:08:54 68.47
breeno A PB! Hamilton Harriers 3:07:48 3:07:48 3:07:48 69.44
connelld I expected no more than to fininsh today. Training was dreadful and I would've made do with a PW. However, conditions were great and I really liked the rolling route. Out and In course wasn't terrible either. Highly recommended if you want a good time and a great atmosphere. Well done to Kerry (2nd) and fellow Harriers, Keith (4th) and Scott (9th). With the lads (and Kate Todd) getting Vet prizes plus a 1st team for Keith, Scott and Myself, overall a brilliant day. Kilmarnock Harriers & AC, Scottish Veteran Harriers Club 2:41:13 2:59:15 2:59:15 69.41
Debstir Unaffiliated 4:28:36 4:36:06 4:36:06 49.77
Fae Fife What a day! Weather was bang on and felt good in the first half so really went for it. Really hurting in the last 1.2 miles but worth it for the time. Unaffiliated 3:28:48 3:28:48 3:33:33 3:28:48 66.28
Girvan Ruth Disaster.  Had a cold, legs felt sore for first 6 miles, next 10 went okay and then it all went wrong.  Started walking at mile 17 and then it was walk, run the rest of the way.  Did complete but not the best run I have ever had. Girvan AAC 4:07:50 4:23:39 4:23:39 52.64
Gokeith felt really good most of way until last 4miles.SUB 2.45  was the realistic goal sub 2.40 was the Kilmarnock Harriers & AC, Loudoun Runners AC 2:39:09 2:39:09 2:39:09 81.27
hannkies Got to be pleased with this. PB by over 8 minutes, 9th place overall, 1st Team, and sneaked a wee British Masters Silver medal in the v40 category. Kept my goals a bit low key but was hoping for around the 2.50 mark and although I cramped badly toward the end generally I felt quite comfortable throughout. Top marks to GoKeith ( 4th, big pb ) and Connell ( 1st Sub 3 ), and also to Kerry and everyone who ran. Great oncourse support from the Harriers and EyeSpy, Greig, Ian Goudie amongst many, and a brilliantly organised event. Kilmarnock Harriers & AC, Scottish Veteran Harriers Club 2:39:09 2:47:18 2:47:18 76.09
HappyTimes Ran a total KNOB race,should have easily bagged sub 3.10 but idiot race resulted in this rubbish! Unaffiliated 2:58:36 3:13:19 3:09:59 3:13:19 64.36
Hendy Greenock Glenpark Harriers 2:44:41 2:49:57 2:59:00 2:49:57 72.34
Irontubs Unaffiliated 4:30:43 4:36:17 4:36:17 51.24
karinsmiles Wasn't really going for a time, spent the first 5 miles making sure I kept at a really comfortable (i.e. slow) pace, so still felt fresh at the turn. Met up with Hamish from Arbroath at about 16 miles and we ran together to the end and somehow shaved a few seconds off my PB without particularly trying. Harmeny AC 4:18:13 4:18:13 4:20:00 4:18:13 61.95
Kenyan John Bellahouston Harriers 3:34:15 3:34:15 3:34:15 70.13
M16DDH(DAVIE) Falkirk Victoria Harriers 3:26:38 3:26:38 3:26:38 59.50
minutehunter Unaffiliated 3:12:14 3:13:17 3:13:17 63.61
Mooey Unaffiliated 0.00
Morriaty Eastern Veterans AC, Riverside Runners 3:14:58 3:27:30 3:33:01 67.33
MrsMac Unaffiliated 3:32:00 3:48:17 3:55:18 58.17
rossi71 Unaffiliated 3:15:54 3:20:44 3:20:44 62.27
Son of a Pronator Man FFS- this time, no %uck ups Carnegie Harriers 3:08:52 3:11:27 3:15:00 3:11:27 70.44
sue c I love this race. Small and beautifully organised to go with the stunning scenery. perfect day. Big negative split of 90 seconds. Coming home strong is amazing. Rothwell & District Harriers 3:27:44 3:27:44 3:30:00 3:27:44 66.46
Sunbed Athlete Took 2nd place with new PB.Took 3.24 off old one.Also took silver medal in British Masters marathon Championships.Got 3rd team prize. Cambuslang Harriers, Scottish Veteran Harriers Club 2:27:20 2:32:04 2:32:04 82.64
The Flying Fifer Perth Road Runners 4:20:05 4:20:24 4:26:00 4:20:24 55.81
TingTong Exmouth Harriers AAC 2:56:32 3:06:24 3:10:00 3:08:31 67.06
tricialitt Unaffiliated 3:55:13 3:55:13 3:55:00 3:55:13 61.78
Yano Training has gone well and the plan is to run 7.50 pace for 3.25-ish but I'd bite the hand off anything under 3.30. Good luck to everyone! Post race update: couldn't have gone much better. First marathon negative split. PB demolished by 15mins :) Official result 100 out of 342. Pleased to get in top 30%. Unaffiliated 3:22:31 3:22:31 3:27:00 3:22:31 61.44

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