Success for athletics club at K2 10k run

jpco-18-9-13- 10K Run at K2  (Pic by Jon Rigby)
jpco-18-9-13- 10K Run at K2 (Pic by Jon Rigby)

Crawley Athletics Club took first, second and third in the K2 10k race.

The race, which started and finished at K2, took the runners on an undulating course of footpaths, trails and roads around Tilgate Park.

The race, which was held on Sunday morning (September 15) saw 192 runners of all ages and abilities pull on their trainers to take part.

Organised on behalf K2 and Freedom Leisure by Nice Work, the proceeds of the race will go to Freedom Leisure’s designated charity of the year, the British Heart Foundation.

Competitors were also encouraged to raise money for the charity.

The final figure raised is yet to be released.

The winner of the race was Christopher Pratt, who finished in 37 minutes 14 seconds.

Second place went to Sean Fincken, who finished in 37 minutes 47 seconds, and third place went to Michael Hobbs, who finished in 38 minutes 27 seconds.

The first competitor from K2’s Freedom Runners sessions to complete the race was Jenny Hall, who finished fifth in a time of 42 minutes 12 seconds.

For a full list of the winners, log on to niceworkevents.blogspot.co.uk