Who says lightning doesn't strike three times? Still, a damn fine run - Ish completed this one half a minute outside three hours.
SEAA XC Championships
From John Kazer:The SEAA XC champs is at Holkham Hall, on the N coast of Norfolk. Sat 27th Jan '07. The last day I can accept requests for entries is Friday 8th December.
U15 B - 4.5k 11am, U13 G - 3k 11.25 ,U17 W & U20 W - 5k 12.50, U20 M 8k 1.15, Sen W - 8k 1.50, Sen M - 15k 2.50, U13 B 3k 11.40, U15 G - 4k 11.55, U17 M - 6k 12.25pm
Congratulations on spectacular marathons to Dana on running 3:23:33 in Amsterdam, to Sue; 3:51:27 at Eindhoven, and to Siobhan for 4:45:01 at a soaked Loch Ness (you know what I mean!).
Budapest Marathon and Relay
Congratulations to the C&C contingent who took part in the rescheduled race. Hard luck Fiona, who just missed her target, with 3:52:40. Well done Syndia, running 4:00:14 on her debut, and Mary, a fine 4:08:33. Alex ... full marks for guts, hobbled home in 4:44:24 - good job he's not a horse.
Madhuri's excellent pics of the trip are now online.