Garden City Runners travel far and wide to beat the snow and get their running fix

PUBLISHED: 11:06 07 February 2019

The snowfall meant many Garden City Runners got to put their feet up this week.

The snowfall meant many Garden City Runners got to put their feet up this week.


For many Garden City Runners the winter weather meant a well-earned rest with a number of races being cancelled.

Chief among these was the Watford Half Marathon but there was still enough to keep some busy despite the snow.

Rachael Everard travelled into the city to take part in the Cancer Research London Winter Run on Sunday morning and despite a busy event she still managed to record a personal best of 55 minutes 46 seconds.

Bethan Mose swapped snow for shingle and mud as she took on the Portsmouth Coastal Half, a course complete with a beat the tide section.

But despite that and minimal training due to broken feet, she still finished in 1:52:21.

Some parkruns on Saturday morning did beat the weather and go ahead as planned but there was no worry on that score for Neil Hume and Steve Grout as they travelled to Rondebosch, Cape Town, and Roosevelt Island in Washington DC.

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