Roseberry Hardmoors Marathon
Sunday saw the last in the 2018 Hardmoors Marathon Series of events, with RR ladies Jill Holt and Lena Conlin jointly taking FV50 prize in the full route, while Linda Cadman took the FV60 prize in the 10k route. The marathon proved to be just over 30 miles long with 5,100 foot of elevation which also included two ascents of Roseberry Topping. Matthew Holt finished in 6 hours 33 minutes, followed by Steve Silver (6:53) and then Jill Holt, Lena Conlin and Nicole Sutton all in 7:01. The ‘half’ marathon route also had a double ascent of Roseberry Topping, and was just over 15 miles long in total, with Jo Thwaites, Koren Carr and Lucy Smith all finishing in 4 hours 11 minutes. Linda Cadman was the sole 10k RR runner, but scooped top prize in her age category yet again.