Nick Goolab Ben Connor 2019 highgate

Nick Goolab breaks British record for 5km

Nick Goolab was the star performer over the international weekend of racing to eclipse the 13:30 British 5k record, previously held jointly by Mo Farah and Rob Denmark. Nick rana sensational 13:27 behindJoshua Cheptegei (UGA) who ran aworld recordof 12:51 and Jimmy Gressier (FRA) who broke the European record with 13:18. Ben Connor and Charlotte Arter were half marathon heroes in Barcelona with sterling performances to rise up the runbritain rankings.

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Clarke Piers Copeland Lough 2019

Armagh International Road Races see records tumble in 3k and 5k

It was another fantastic night of racing around the city centre Mall of Armagh organised by Armagh AC recently. As always, there were a vast number of fast times, with 142 men hitting a sub 15 minute chipped time in the 5k, and 52 women hitting sub 10 minutes in the Women's 3k.Senior and U20 course records fell inboth men's and women's events.

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Boris awards parkrun a pot of money

692 parkruns across the country

The parkrun movement continues to grow in popularity with almost 700 starting on a windy weekend across the country with the fastest being Tom Marshall (14:36) and Abbie Donnelly (16:29).

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Jemma Reekie indoors

Reekie takes further indoor records in New York

In the Millrose Games, New York,Jemma Reekie (handicap -1.3) made it three British records in the space of a week as she revised training partner Laura Muir's1500m indoor and mile record with a stunning 4:17.88 effort in the Wanamaker Mile at the Millrose Games.

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