The penultimate round of the Summer long Motavation road race series took place last Thursday taking in two laps of Coombe. Bicester AC again featured prominently in the 359 finishers. There was a close fought battle to lead the team home which was won by Edward Jolliffe. Running in his first Motavation race of the season Jolliffe clocked 26mins for the 4.21mile circuit. Owen Stocker has performed well on both the road and track throughout the Summer and he ran Jolliffe close placing 36th in 26mins 22secs which also placed him 4th in the under 19 men’s race.
Anna Jolliffe ran well for 67th place clocking 27mins 42secs placing her 5th out of the 151 lady finishers but she again topped the finishers in the under 19 women’s event. Ben Groves again made the top 100 finishers with 87th clocking 28mins 30secs. Darren Jolliffe achieved his first top 100 Motavation placing of the Summer with 98th and a 29mins 21secs clocking.
Leanne Stocker was next in for Bicester finishing 207th (34mins 25secs) which placed here 54th out of the 151 lady finishers. Tom Gould was 274th in 39mins 01secs and the Bicester finishers were completed by Emily Benfield who was 320th (43mins 23secs) placing her 119th out of the 151 lady finishers.