Results: Douglas earns gold at the Great North West Half Marathon

25 Feb 2016 17:16
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Half Marathon results

Benjamin Douglas (1:16:51.8) bested almost 1,200 runners to win the 27th annual Great North West Marathon in Blackpool, England.
Philip Eccleston earned runner-up honors in the windy and rainy seaside run with a time of 1:17:02.9.
He finished sixth a year ago.
Third place was decided by less than a second, with Tim Bonham (1:21:21.2) topping Graeme Prescott (1:21:21.6).
Five other runners finished within 30 seconds of the pair.
For the women, it was Stephanie Burns (1:28:06.4) striding to victory.
Karen Bridge secured second with a time of 1:34:30.7.
Rebecca Robinson (1:35:36.6) rounded out the top three.
She finished seventh in last year’s race.


Top 10 Men

1 Benjamin DOUGLAS 1:16:51.8
2 Philip ECCLESTON 1:17:02.9
3 Tim BONHAM 1:21:21.2
4 Graeme PRESCOTT 1:21:21.6
5 Brian FOGARTY 1:21:24.7
6 Thomas MILLS 1:21:27.9
7 Andrew WHITTINGHAM 1:21:39.5
8 Duncan ARCHER 1:21:41.3
9 Steven DUFFY 1:21:48.4
10 Jason BENNETT 1:22:32.4

Top 10 Women

1 Stephanie BURNS 1:28:06.4
2 Karen BRIDGE 1:34:30.7
3 Rebecca ROBINSON 1:35:36.6
4 Fiona TODD 1:38.30.7
5 Nicola UNSWORTH 1:39:28.8
6 Rekha RAVICHANDRAN 1:39.21.1
7 Jackie BRADSHAW 1:40:41.7
8 Alison MOORE 1:40:46.6
9 Amanda STERLING 1:41:12.8
10 Ali DEWHURST 1:41:20.7

Complete Results