Gavin Fowler put the cycling and athletics side of the Leamington Cycling and Athletics Club on the map by competing in the Bedford Standard Duathlon on Sunday. Fowler completed the race, which consisted of a 10k run, a 39km bike ride finishing with a 5k run, in a time of 2:04:45 putting him in 30th position and qualifying him for the European Championships next year.
The Rugby half marathon saw 5 members of Leamington C&AC take on the challenging course at the weekend. Marc Curtis was first home for the club in 1:28:53 with Jenny Jeeves and Andrew Higgins battling it out in times of 1:36:11 and 1:36:12 respectfully. Jeeves was fifth lady overall and won her age category. Not far was new recruit Saffia Del Torre who finished 9th lady in a time of 1:40:47. Roger Fagge also ran, crossing the line in 1:49:34.
Elsewhere Carol Blower came 17th in the Holdenby Cross Country race in a time of 1 hour exactly. Blower won her age category.
There was also success for Andy Savery who completed the Frankfurt marathon in 2:27:24.