Springfield Striders’ Friday Night 5

This evening’s conditions were almost perfect for the Springfield Striders Friday Night 5, held in the quiet and historic village of Pleshey on the outskirts of Chelmsford. Warm, dry but with a nice cool breeze (not too strong) it was a real pleasure to see the 250 athletes warming up and preparing as I performed the final systems checks ready for Gun Time.

The Friday Night 5 is the fifth event in the Essex Athletics Road Race Championship and the top 25 finishers in each age category receive points that go towards the chance for a medal at the end of the season.

I attended the event on behalf of Race Time Result to provide the race timing services for the evening. With separate start and finish lines to keep me busy, as well as the important task of providing regular results updates to Essex for the evenings awards.

A huge well done to everybody who took part and congratulations to all those who beat their personal bests (and in one case set a new course record!).



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The Bourne Run In The Woods

The Race Time Result team are very pleased to present the live results from today’s 3K and 10K from the Run in The Woods.

The Run in The Woods, organised by the Rotary Club of Bourne, is an absolutely lovely trail running event through the delightful woodlands of Bourne in Lincolnshire. Race Time Result and I were delighted to be able to offer our timing services for this great event this year and it was brilliant to see so many of you coming out to run.



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Chelmsford Half Marathon

The Chelmsford Half lived up to it’s reputation again yesterday with it’s fantastic turnout and electric atmosphere! We’d like to offer a huge well done to all of the participants who, as always took to the challenge with massive enthusiasm and a big shoutout to those who were running for a variety of causes!

It was an absolute pleasure to be involved and I look forwards to seeing you all again next time!


Now that it’s all over and many of you are nursing your aching feet, The Race Time Result team are very pleased to present the results from yesterday with all times from the Half Marathon,10K and 5k available to view.



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Leigh-On-Sea After Dark 10K

My first opportunity of 2022 to get out with the race timing team from Race Time Result at the Leigh-on-Sea Striders After Dark 10K, with 275 amazing athletes looking to start the New Year off with a bang.

With separate start and finish lines, situated about 100M apart and each with their own independent timing setup, we arrived in plenty of time to get all of the equipment assembled and tested before Gun Time.

The After Dark 10K Start Line

The After Dark 10K is a relatively unique event in that it’s the only one on our calendar this year (to date) that has to be prepared without the aid of natural light. Still, despite the limitations imposed by the cold wintery conditions, and the additional challenges presented by the darkness, we had a thoroughly enjoyable time getting everything in place and ready to go.

The atmosphere of the event was lively and exciting, despite the chilly conditions, and all of the athletes seemed very keen to get started.

Well done to everyone who took part and we hope you enjoyed the evening!



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