On a cool and cloudy evening 113 teams turned up to participate in the annual relay event and as usual there was a great atmosphere. Only Ful's and Horses (Duncan Lawrence, Nick Thomas and David Lawrence) stormed in to win in a scorching 14:12. All team results below - individual mile times included. Congratulations to all teams and all runners!
On a cool summer day after a night of torrential rain 111 runners competed in the Sri Chinmoy Green Space 10K. Paul Cheetham from Barnes Runners won the race in 34:06. Marta Bagnati was the first Lady home in 37:11. Congratulations to all the runners!
On a warm and fairly humid evening 182 intrepid runners crossed the finish line in the Sri Chinmoy Siver Starling 5K. Alex Davy was first home in 15:59 with Chris Thomas and Jonny Earl not far behind. Sophie Sheldrake was the first woman home in 18:08. There were eight men in the Vet 70 category which was won by 81 year old Cliff Collins. Penny Elliott, age 74, finished in 26:36. Congratulations to all the runners. Next week are the Battersea Relays - a 3 x 1 mile relay. Make sure you have a team. If you don't, just turn up early on the night and we can form teams from individual runners.
On a sultry summer morning with cloud cover and a breeze 140 ryunners completed the Sri Chinmoy Mid Summer 10K in Battersea park. There was a strong lead pack and David Jordan crossed the finish line first in 33:21. Marta Bagnati and Rose Harvey led the Ladies race - Marta winning in 37:26. Congratulations to all the runners!
On a very warm evening Xavier Gruot from France was the first runner to cross the finish line in 16.22. Jane Vongvorachoti was the first Woman in 18.05. Congratulations to all the runners!
On a very pleasant summer evening Andy greeneaf emerged from a very fast lead pack to win in 15:11. Lucy Reid won the Ladies race in 16:54. Congratulations to all the runners!
Congratulations to everyone for braving the heavy rain and storming through the first 5K race of our Monday night race series! We promise better weather on other Monday evenings this year (fingers crossed!) Jonathan Poole of Serpentine led the field and came home in 15.05, matching the best time we've seen in the past 3 years. Whilst Clapham Chasers made it a one-two in the women's race with Rachel Baker edging out her team mate Heidi Marks in 18.22. There were no photos taken last night but we will get that sorted for next week's race.
Despite several attempts at April Fools Day pranks, the race today went very smoothly. It was a glorious Spring day and the sun came out to bless all the runners. Bryn Reynolds ran a 33:31 to win the race and Ula Cartwright-Finch won the Ladies race in 38:52. Well done to everyone - see you in early June for the start of our Monday evening summer series of races!
Our first race of 2017 - the Sri Chinmoy Mad March 10K - saw 113 runners complete the fast course in Battersea Park. Congratulations to Richard Gregory who stormed in ahead of the pack to win in 32:49. Elissa Morris flew in from the Isle of Man to win the Ladies Race in 37:28. Our next race is the Fools Paradise 10K in Battersea Park on 1st April. See you soon!
On a clear and crisp autumn day 214 runners crossed the finish line on the fast course in Battersea Park. Tony Payne ran a brave race out front to win in 31.47. Lisa Rooney was the first Lady in, in 39.11. Congratulations to everyone!
Congratulations to all our runners this morning. On a perfect Autumn morning Phil Dickens of Cambridge Harriers lead the field and finished in 57.31. The women's winner was Alison Bryant-Smith from Serpentine in 64.14.
There were perfect conditions this evening - it was a cool, still summer evening. Olivier Le Polain won the race in 15.35 with Mark Worringham on his shoulder finishing in 15.38. Steph McCall was the outright leader in the Women's race, crossing the finish line in 16.37. This is the last of our summer series of races. Our next race is a 10K at 8AM on Saturday 10th September. Thank you to all the runners who competed in our summer series!
On a drizzly evening in Battersea Park the 2 mile race course was broken - and broken in style. The record had been 9.32. Adam Kirk-Smith came flying in to the finish in 9.21. Congratulations to Adam!!!!
A good field of 109 runners completed the Sri Chinmoy 10K race. On a cool summer's morning John Franklin won the race in 32.51 and Jen Elkins won the Women's race in 36.44. Congratulations to all runners!
Many thanks and Congratulations to all the runners who raced our 1 mile relay with such determination and enthusiasm, and cheered on their team mates with gusto. You created a memorable night. Results include team times as well as individual times. Photos are available at http://ukgallery.srichinmoyraces.org/London/2016/1-Mile-RELAY-25-July-
On a beautiful summer evening an overwhelming 116 teams signed up for the Sri Chinmoy Relay. Congratulations to London Heathside A (Andrew Brooker, Charles Hardy and Adam Kirk-Smith) who won in a time of 13.37 - just sixteen seconds outside the course record. The Bridge Plank Superwomen won the Womens race in 16.21 - congratulations to Rebecca Piggott, Leigh James and Rebecca Bunting.
On a beautiful summer's evening 169 runners completed the 5K course. Chris Thomas came in first in 16:11 and Stephanie Davis came flying in with 17:31 to win the Ladies race. Congratulations to all runners!