Striders trail Barnet with one race to go

PUBLISHED: 10:30 06 July 2015 | UPDATED: 14:17 06 July 2015

Claire Hallissey and Wendy Walsh on the podium at the Bushey 10k.

Claire Hallissey and Wendy Walsh on the podium at the Bushey 10k.


St Albans Striders have retained their Midweek Road Race League title after round four at Trent Park.

The women earned three top-10 places, with Claire Kremer, in third, leading home Wendy Walsh and Helen Cartlidge, in sixth and ninth respectively. For the men, Paul Adams was pipped to the line by winner Ben Nagy from Barnet and Tom Crouch came third.

Blake Vivian rounded out Striders’ top 10 runners, coming eighth.

The final round is on July 16 at Welwyn Garden City.

At the Bushey 10k, Claire Hallissey and Walsh earned a Striders one-two, while, in the 5k event, Doug Hobson cross the line in first place and Clare Hobson was second lady.

Andrew Mckillop ran the inaugural Dartford Midnight Marathon and came 29th with a time of three hours 40 minutes.

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