Juniors Showing Us How it’s Done

Kicking off the week’s racing on Wednesday were Oli Collier and Noah Paterson who were representing their school in the English Schools Track and Field Cup. Both won their respective races with Oli competing in the 800m running a PB time of 2:14.2 and Noah taking on 1500m in a time of 4:18.6. Noah was in action again at the weekend at the Kent Schools Track and Field Championships where he again won his 1500m race setting a new PB of 4:13.81.

There were a couple of 10k’s taking place on Sunday morning. At the Tenterden 10k, Paul Hannay came 36th overall in a time of 55:52. In Staplehurst, Karla Larnder was also 36th overall in a time of 46:18 as well as 7th lady and 1st in her age category. 

The Cancer Research Race for Life took place with a few FRC members taking part. Philip Heathfield ran 48:51 in 4th place, Jenny Quinn was second lady in 57:50, Ivana Collier ran 1:01:10 and Maria Felicetti ran 1:07:15.

Maria Felicetti at the Folkestone Race for Life

Throwing in a bit of swimming to mix things up, Kevin Whitby took part in the Rhodes Aquathon (1800m run, 200m swim, 1800m run) where he finished in third place. 

After a brief hiatus last week, Folkestone parkrun was back on the Leas in glorious sunshine. Congratulations to Martin Murray and Neil Trett who both ran new PBs. There were also a number of ties being played out for the parkrun cup. 

A Cup

Paul H 24:36 (96.9) v Martin M 20:57 (104.9) – Martin wins 

Jane W 24:26 (97.3) v Debbie 26:38 (102.3) – Debbie wins

Hayley T 27:58 (97.1) v  Louisa E 23:10 (96.3) – Hayley wins

Jody S 24:02 (101.9) v Liam C 26:10 (90.7) – Jody wins

B Cup

Neil T 21:34 (101.2) v  Alan R 25:18 (92.2) – Neil wins

Full parkrun results below:


Krzysztof Klidzia18:07
Phil Hoyland18:33
Ian Merrick18:35
Nick Steele20:05
Darren Crew20:43
Martin Murray20:57
Neil Trett21:34
Tristan Bruce22:01
Joseph Carroll22:30
Rob Hill22:33
Simon Coffey22:47
Daren Wild22:59
Vicky Scott23:03
Louisa Eede23:10
Christopher Woolgar23:33
Jody Stoakes24:02
Jane Wren24:26
Paul Hannay24:36
Stuart Erskine24:42
Tim Warren24:44
Sylwia Tokarska24:46
Alan Randall25:18
Kirsty Wilson25:41
Anthony Scott26:09
Liam Cumber26:10
Richard Fowles26:11
Richard Pickering26:19
Deirdre Coombs26:25
Kirsty Gardiner26:34
Catriona Watts26:40
Collette Windsor27:00
Malcolm Gibbs27:06
Hayley Turrell27:58
Trudi Curd28:23
Richard Dyer28:28
Clive Allon30:17
Julie Gibbs30:41
Debbie Dunham30:52
Kate Lancefield31:00
Maria Felicetti31:18


Diane Parsons – 27:53


Karla Larnder – 22:47

Dartford Heath:

Caroline Curtis – 24:10

Brent Parker – 36:40

Walmer and Deal:

Debbie Jeffery – 22:01


Jason Herridge – 29:51

Queens Glasgow:

Pam Allon – 28:59