Bognor marathon man keeps on running

Tone Zone's very own marathon man continued his amazing run of marathons by competing in two in a week.

Tone Zone members at the Phone Home race
Tone Zone members at the Phone Home race

On Tuesday he ran in the Goonie Marathon in a time of 4.05 – then the following day it was another movie themed marathon, the Ghost Busters, which he completed in 4.09.

Also at the Goonie run was Amanda Shepheard, who ran the half marathon in 2.39.

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The film-themed runs are held in Walton, Surrey.

The local Arunners five-mile Beach Run took place and seven Tone Zone runners took part, with David Rowe first back in 32.22 and Anne Enes close behind. Sarah Santer and Peter Lomax crossed the line in 43 minutes.

On Sunday it was time for the next in the sequence of movie runs and time to pay homage to everyone’s favourite alien with the ET Phone Home run.

This was another event where you can decide how many of the 3.25-mile laps you complete. Jess Thomson and Tony Holcombe both ran six laps in 2hr 57min and 3.10 respectively; Carl Bryant ran five laps in 2.32 with Nicola Kettley finishing three in 2.12.

Carolyn Stapely ran the Jersey half marathon in 1.43 and Simon Bodsworth completed the very challenging Cheddar Gorge Half in 2.31.

Tone Zone times - Jersey Half Marathon - Carolyn Stapely 1.43.07. Cheddar Gorge Half Marathon - Simon Bodsworth 2.31.15. Arunners 5 mile Beach Run - David Rowe 32.22; Anne Enes 34.54; Jess Thomson 36.56; Sarah Santer 43.13; Peter Lomax 43.20; Sam Yates 59.02; Peter Chittenden 1.13.16. Phone Home Run - Jess Thomson 2.57.56, 19.6 miles; Tony Holcombe 3.10.48, 19.6 miles; Carl Bryant 2.32.37, 16.4 miles;

Nicola Kettley 2.12.35, 9.8 miles. Goonie Marathon - Paul Coe 4.05.31. Goonie Half Marathon - Amanda Shepheard 2.39.57. Ghost Busters Marathon - Paul Coe 4.09.35.

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