Victory for Lauren at Uttoxeter Half Marathon – 5th May 2019

Lauren Charlton gained her maiden road race victory with a comprehensive win at Sunday’s Uttoxeter Festival of Running Half Marathon. Competing in just her second half marathon the talented 19 year old from Newcastle (Staffs) AC ran away from the rest of the 319 strong field over the tough and hilly course to record a big new Personal Best of 88:25 to defeat team mate Michelle Buckle by over 3 minutes (91:29), with South Derbyshires Jenny Laing in third (91:36).

Newcastle (Staffs) AC – RESULTS

18th Mark Steele 1:26:00

32nd Lauren Charlton 1:28:25 (First Lady)

34th Adam Tyson 1:28:51

40th Paul Tatler 1:29:40

48th Michelle Buckle 1:31:29 (Second Lady)

59th Andrew Sproson 1:33:41

61st Chris Nixon 1:33:47

89th Lisa Ho 1:38:04

136th Stephen Wood 1:45:19

163rd Mark Dixon1:49:48

227th John Munton-Davies 2:00:12

Lauren Charlton – 1st at Uttoxeter Half Marathon – photo courtesy of Brian Dale