North Cotswold Tri & Run
Cheltenham Half Marathon.

NORTH Cotswold Tri & Run ladies were out in force at the Cheltenham Half Marathon on Sunday with Kate Krzywiec delighted to run her fastest ever time of 1:27.44.

That knocked a full two minutes off her previous best, giving her a podium third FV40 and seventh lady overall.

Next home for the club was Claire Harrison in a respectable time of 1:40.57 to finish 10th FV40. Not to be outdone on the PB front, Nikki Hitchcock recorded her fastest half marathon finish with 1:48.57 for 11th in her FV45 category.

Next in was Pippa Brown in 2:03.20 followed by Laura Williams who did really well to finish in a time of 2:06.38 after returning from injury.

Bowood House Duathlon
IT WAS a family affair at the Bowood House Duathlon with Daniel and Marianne Badger along with Marianne's father Roger Day all competing.

The event was made up of a 5km run, 21km bike ride and a further 5km run all starting and finishing in the stunning grounds of Bowood House.

Marianne and Roger won their respective age categories with Marianne (30-35 category) finishing in 1:40.19 and Roger (65-70 category) in 1:43.59.

Daniel also did really well to finish in 1:31.15 for second place in the 30-35 age group.