Hastings Runners toast age group victory double

The Hastings Runners contingent at a grey and chilly Bedgebury on Sunday morning
The Hastings Runners contingent at a grey and chilly Bedgebury on Sunday morning

Thirteen Hastings Runners set their alarm clocks early to kick-start British Summer Time by tackling the Forestry 100 Running Series 10k at Bedgebury on Sunday.

Darren Barzee, who is having one of his finest seasons in more than 30 years of running, continued his superb form by finishing sixth overall - and first in the male vet 50 category - in a time of 40 minutes and 27 seconds.

Yockie Richardson also claimed first place in her age category with a very respectable time of 1:03:44.

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Results: Darren Barzee 40:27, Daniel Oliver 47:12, Nicola Peters 58:43, Shana Burchett 59:26, Krista Barzee 1:03:34, Lauren Coleman 1:03:25, Michelle Krombholz 1:03:45, Yockie Richardson 1:03:44, Ian Lee 1:13:48, Linda Bendis 1:13:48, Lucy Brett 1:14:15, Ben Kirimli 1:14:15, Sue Peters 1:19:30.

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