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Mark Pearce and Ciara Mageean start new year with wins – weekly round-up

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ImageResults from the Bryggen Sports 3000m at Sportcity, British Masters Virtual 10km and more Bryggen Sports 3000m Indoors, Sportcity, Manchester, January 2 The first UK track action of 2021 saw a pair of quality 3000m races. British 3000m steeplechase silver medallist Mark Pearce (pictured above) ran his first ever sub-eight on the flat as he won in 7:52.36. Jack Rowe was also well inside eight minutes and the European Indoor Championships qualifying time as he clocked 7:54.91 in second, while Emile Cairess set a PB of 8:02.78 in third. Ireland’s European indoor 1500m bronze medallist Ciara Mageean narrowly won the women’s race in 8:54.66 from Dutch athlete Jip Vastenburg. British steeplechase champion Aimee Pratt set a PB in third of 9:03.70 to also go inside the European Indoors standard. AW subscribers can click here to read more and view results in the AW Clubhouse. Goals Image ImageImage PB start for [url=https://twitter.com/aimeepratt?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@aimeepratt[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/VicenteModahl?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@VicenteModahl[/url] in the first race of the 2021 season 9.03.70 3000m 3rd ImageImage [url=https://twitter.com/BryggenSports?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@BryggenSports[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/BritAthletics?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@BritAthletics[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/EnglandAthletic?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@EnglandAthletic[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/MCRActive?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]@MCRActive[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/hashtag/dianemodahlsportsfoundation?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]#dianemodahlsportsfoundation[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/hashtag/alumni?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]#alumni[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/hashtag/proud?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]#proud[/url] [url=https://twitter.com/hashtag/teamdmsf?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw]#teamdmsf[/url] Image [url=https://t.co/PWtEjPhs6c]pic.twitter.com/PWtEjPhs6c[/url] — Diane Modahl Sports Foundation (@DMSF_UK) [url= 3, 2021[/url] British Masters Virtual 10km With a lack of alternative genuine competition available, over 600 masters athletes took part in this event. Altrincham’s M40 Andy Norman was fastest and his 30:58 clocking was superior to his vets PB. Kevin Quinn (31:29) and Buzz Shephard (32:46) completed the top three men’s spots. The fastest woman was City of Norwich W40 Cat Cummings who ran 37:26, over a minute faster than her listed PB. A close second fastest was fellow W40 April James-Welsh with 37:32. W55 Clare Elms was third fastest with 37:55. Elms, who won her age group by nearly six minutes, was easily top of the age-grading with 98.71%, with M60 Ifan Lloyd (36:16) the pick of the men with 91.29%. Subscribers can read more in the AW Clubhouse [url=https://athleticsweekly.com/clubhouse/post/uk-january-3-2021/]here[/url]. Melksham Town FC 10km, Castle Combe, Wiltshire, January 3 Team Bath’s Eddie Narbett won the men’s race in 30:15, while Kate Forster won the women’s race in 37:18. Subscribers can read more in the AW Clubhouse [url=https://athleticsweekly.com/clubhouse/post/uk-january-3-2021/]here[/url]. BoClassic, Bolzano, Italy, December 31 Margaret Kipkemboi won the women’s 10km in a PB of 30:43, claiming victory by a second from Dorcas Jepchirchir Tuitoek. Norah Tanui was third in 30:47. World cross-country under-20 bronze medallist Oscar Chelimo won the men’s race in 13:17. Just two seconds down, Robin Hendrix missed Jimmy Gressier’s European record by a second though did set a Belgian record. Abdelaati Iguider and Yeman Crippa set respective Moroccan and Italian records, sharing a time of 13:20. Cursa dels Nassos, Barcelona, Spain, December 31 World 5000m champion Hellen Obiri won the women’s race by over two minutes and set a 30:53 PB despite a heavy fall. [url=https://athleticsweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Hellen-Obiri-Nassos2020-by-organisers.jpg]Image[/url]Photo by organisers World 1500m record-holder Genzebe Dibaba won the women’s 5km by over a minute in a fast 15:00. France’s Morhad Amdouni won the men’s 10km in 27:42. Third-placer Jimmy Gressier ran 28:13, having earlier won the 5km in 13:39. After running 16:59 for 10th place in the 5km, Britain’s Jenny Spink also did the double and clocked 35:32 in ninth in the 10km. San Silvestre Vallecana, Madrid, Spain, December 31 World half-marathon bronze medallist Yalemzerf Yehualaw won the women’s race easily ahead of Ruth Chepngetich in a PB 31:17. Kenya’s Daniel Simyiu Ebenyo easily won the men’s race in 27:41 from Italian Eyob Ghebrehiwet Faniel. Paul Chelimo just edged Mike Foppen for third. » Subscribers to AW magazine can access the AW Clubhouse as part of their membership for further reports and results – [url=https://athleticsweekly.com/clubhouse/]click here[/url] » For more on the latest athletics news, athletics events coverage and athletics updates, check out the [url=https://www.athleticsweekly.com/]AW homepage[/url] and our social media channels on [url=https://twitter.com/AthleticsWeekly]Twitter[/url], [url=https://www.facebook.com/athleticsweekly/]Facebook[/url] and [url=https://www.instagram.com/athletics.weekly/]Instagram[/url] The post [url=https://athleticsweekly.com/event-news/pearce-mageean-new-year-wins-weekly-round-up-1039939163/]Mark Pearce and Ciara Mageean start new year with wins – weekly round-up[/url] appeared first on [url=https://athleticsweekly.com]AW[/url].
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