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ATHLETICS: Running Forever's Peter Hall tackles ultra-marathon
12:00pm Saturday 2nd June 2012 in Sport
PETER Hall of the Running Forever Running Club ran well in the 50 mile Cardiff Ultra marathon.
In a well organised race which went through the Brecon Beacons National Park to Merthyr Tydfil and Aberfan before finishing in Cardiff, Hall finished 71st out of 133 starters in 9hrs 51m 15s.
Two of Hall’s clubmates took part in the Edinburgh Half marathon on a route which took them out of the city and along the coast, returning via Musselburgh.
Paul Thomas finished in 2hrs 9m 46s and Marina Tomsett ran 2hrs 24m 22s in a field of 8,500 runners.