The Plusnet Yorkshire Half Marathon Sheffield 2016

Sheffield Half Marathon 2016

The Plusnet Yorkshire Half (The Sheffield Half) is definitely one of the toughest in the country. However, with the sublime views from Ringinglow Road and Sheephill Road it must also be one of the prettiest, especially on a gloriously still sunny morning! It was great to see 18 Taylored Running Group members out in force and the level of support along the route was amazing, especially at the Norfolk Arms, throughout Dore and along Ecclesall Road. Thank you to all who supported us.

Taylored Running Group

Taylored Running Group

Just before the start

Just before the start

First across the finish line was John Franklin in a time of 70mins 24secs. Dave Archer took second place in 70mins 50secs with Robert Ton third in 71mins 16secs. Zanthe Wray was the first woman home in 83mins 12secs followed by Jenny Evans who clocked 85mins 42secs for second spot and Kate Hastings took third in 86mins 49secs.

5948 runners finished the event, of which 18 were Taylored Running Group. Well done to everyone who ran.

Here are our results

Anna Howard 1:41:56

Beth Marney 1:44:12

Gerry Bennet 1:47:17

Karis Hodgkinson 1:47:37

Adam Taylor 1:47:37

Suzie Lovell 1:48:41

Jennie Machan 1:55:27

Sue Fidment 1:56:46

Helen Roy 2:02:39

Shelagh Freeman 2:03:29

Jo Knight 2:03:37

Charlotte Roberts 2:04:43

Karen Stafford 2:08:27

Helen Taylor 2:10:29

Sarah Kotnis 2:10:29

Kath Hindmarch 2:16:07

Sarah Schofield 2:30:45

Emma Randle 2:42:35

Official results here

Little helpers

Little helpers

Jelly baby supplies

Jelly baby supplies

Little helpers

Little helpers

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Karis enjoying the downhill into Dore

Karis enjoying the downhill into Dore

Sarah & Helen looking happy at the jelly baby pit stop

Sarah & Helen looking happy at the jelly baby pit stop

Finished with medals & new PB's

Finished with medals & new PB’s

Half marathon completed and celebrating in the bar

Half marathon completed and celebrating in the bar

 

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