James Bennett, from Striders of Croydon, ran well to place second out of 809 finishers in the Bewl 15-mile race on Sunday, recording 87 minutes 59 seconds. Club colleague Krzysztof Klidzia was 46th in 1 hour 45 minutes 14.
Striders had the first two finishers in the weekly parkrun in Lloyd Park on Saturday. Simone Luciani was first home in 17 minutes 42, while Simon Ambrosi placed second in 18 minutes 34. Rachel Lindley was the first woman to finish the Cambridge parkrun, placing tenth overall in 18 minutes 28, while Lucy Finch was the third woman to finish the Riddlesdown parkrun, placing 34th overall (22.47). Striders had an impressive total of 55 finishers in the various parkruns (27 at Lloyd Park and 28 at other venues).