Results: Corbett, Hill earn victory in England

19 Nov 2015 07:24
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Half Marathon results

Jo Corbett (1:11:09) knocked off a field of nearly 1,600 runners to win the 30th annual Gosport Half Marathon in southern England. He cut close to a minute from his ninth-place finish a year ago. James Connor finished a close second at 1:11:45. Richard Waldron (1:12:04) managed to hold off David Meacock (1:12:13) for third. For the women, it was last year’s runner-up Sarah Hill (1:20:29) taking the top spot, despite coming in more than 30 seconds slower than in 2014. Sarah Kingston secured second with a time of 1:22:33. She finished sixth with a similar time a year ago. In a tight race for third, Jessica Bennett (1:25:05) beat out Lesley Locks (1:25:20). Lock finished ninth in 2014.

Gosport half marathon today. Great fun but very windy pic.twitter.com/pfn0k93rBY

— Fridgegenius (@Fridgegenius) November 15, 2015

Top 10 Men

1 Jo CORBETT 1:11:09
2 James CONNOR 1:11:45
3 Richard WALDRON 1:12:04
4 David MEACOCK 1:12:13
5 James BAKER 1:12:30
6 James KNIGHT 1:12:44
7 Alex HAMILTON 1:13:04
8 Ben BREWSTER 1:13:04
9 Ant GRITTON 1:13:09
10 Michael GREGORY 1:13:41

Top 10 Women

1 Sarah HILL 1:20:29
2 Sarah KINGSTON 1:22:33
3 Jessica BENNETT 1:25:05
4 Lesley LOCKS 1:25:20
5 Helen WALLINGTON 1:25:22
6 Cassie THORP 1:27:07
7 Rachel BAKER 1:27:17
8 Nina MARTIN 1:27:29
9 Jess GRAY 1:27:56
10 Frankie SNARE 1:28:11

Complete Results