Paul Oakley led-home a squad of 25 Horsham Joggers in the Worthing 20 Mile Road Race on Sunday, in cold and breezy, but dry conditions.
He clocked a fine 2hours 19mins 35seconds, in the four lap race which forms part of training for the spring marathons. Ali Gormley was the first female Jogger to finish, in a time of 2h37m40s.
Top three age category places were achieved by John Dyckes (2h 23m 48s) and Steve Wilson (2h 39m 14s).
Elsewhere, The gruelling Steyning Stinger Downland Full Marathon and Half Marathon races were contested by Mark Smee (Full Marathon – 3h 50m 23 s) and Steve Wigmore (Half Marathon – 1h 35m 33s in fourth place overall).
Full results: Paul Oakley (2h19m35s), John Dyckes (2-23-48) 3rd MaleV4, Dave Sandham (2-29-22), Tony Frankland (2-29-32)
Tony Johnson (2-32-30), Alan Pettitt (2-33-22), Crispin Scott (2-34-12), Mark McPate (2-36-21), Alison Gormley (2-37-40), Vic Dooley (2-39-05), Steve Wilson (2-39-14) 3rd MaleV5, Jess Lee-Wright (2-40-06), Laurence Carpenter (2-40-07), Paul Chantler (2-42-34), Janine Littler (2-43-53), Ian Mintram (2-48-17), Neil Jennings (2-48-17), Geoff Parker (2-54-09), Karen Sargent (3-02-36), Julia Johnson (3-05-37), Jenny White (3-14-10), Natasha Hayes (3-20-58), Ian Ratcliffe (3-24-21), Martin Bolton-Smith (3-25-04), Joanna Campbell (3-26-36)