Some weekend running ‘shorts’ – results round-up

Another weekend which saw plenty of triathletes use their fitness in running events – with one becoming New Zealand 5000m champion…


Triathletes on the run – on the track, road and cross country

With the World Triathlon Abu Dhabi postponed, the weekend saw many international athletes seeking out alternative racing options. I spotted quite a few of those – along with some past and present triathlon names – running around the world (or domestically), across a range of surfaces and distances.

Check out some of those below!

Hayden Wilde – New Zealand 5000m track champion

Richard Murray – no Abu Dhabi, so also jumped onto the track

Mario Mola – seventh in Spanish Cross Country Championships

(Full results)

Gwen Jorgensen – fourth at US 15km Championships (50.26_

(Full results)

Inter Counties Cross Country Championships, Loughborough

Second for ex-GB Elite Adam Hickey and fifth for English National Champion Calum Johnson in the Senior Men’s race. A strong third place for Hamish Reilly in the Under-17 race too.

(Full Results)

Triathletes at the Cambridge Half Marathon

Lots of multisport athletes at the OSB Events organised Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon on Sunday. Top performance goes to Tom Vickery (three-time winner of Long Course Weekend Mallorca), taking four minutes off of his PB to finish fourth overall in the 11,000+ race with a swift 1:07:57.

(Full results). A few others I noted:

  • Thomas Davis –  1:09:54
  • Jack Schofield – 1:11:38
  • Sam Proctor – 1:14:06
  • Kimberley Morrison – 1:22:57
  • Davina Greenwell – 1:28:41

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