Another excellent event from the Purple Patch stable that goes with the Down-tow-up-flow half marathon and the Maidenhead Half marathon - to name a few...
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|Purple Patch Grand Union Canal Half Marathon
| Provisional Race results:
|Entries open for next years race - Race website: http://bit.ly/PP_Upcoming_races|
And are we going to see you at the Running Show in two weekends time on the 22/23rd of november ?
We will be there demonstrating the Pic2Go technology and helping you enter the competition on the Run247.com stand !
and in other news - did you manage to vote for us (the Sussex Sport Photograpy Blog - yes scroll down the list to the bottom!) last week in the Running Awards ? almost 7 of you clicked on the link to the voting - thank you !!! It's only 20 days until the shortlist is announced - lets hope we can make it that far ... best blog ? go on ;-) Otherwise you're not allowed to look at the pictures next...
In pictures - the Grand Union Canal Half Marathon
|nice run along the locks at about 2miles|
|2 thumbs - must be two miles|
|All going smoothly at 3miles for Wei|
|Seriously questioning the photographer at 3.2 miles|
|Up the first main hill of the day|
|Unbelievable fortitude and excellent double guns|
|Seb always takes your photo if you blow him a kiss|
|Did very well to win the ladies race in a sharp 1:28|
|All is good|
|all smiles charging into the finish - must be the headgear|
|Martin won the mens race in 1:18:45, five seconds after I made it to the finish line|
|Proper celebration arms and shout !!|
Right - that's it for a few days, with a Brutal 10k on Saturday and the Brighton 10k on sunday
Still a few last entries for the Brutal - don't miss out they are seriously far too much fun !!
Until next time,