Lewes AC runners in top 50 at Brighton Marathon

Jamie Seddon (202) who finished in the top 50 runners in 43rd
Jamie Seddon (202) who finished in the top 50 runners in 43rd

With nearly 10,000 finishers in the Brighton Marathon two Lewes AC runners had a storming run to finish in the top 50 in the race.

Ben Messer with a time of 2hours 54mins 59secs finished in 41st position and 13th in his 35-44 age category. Close behind was Jamie Seddon in 43rd position in 2hours 55mins 10secs and 15th in the 18 – 34 age category.

Also well up in the race were Matt Homewood in 308th position in a time of 3.13.57 followed by Ed Wheeler in 630th position in 3.26.28.

First of the Lewes AC women runners was Gina Wilson who finished in 711th position overall but 24th in her age group in a time of 3.27.58. Sophie Wainwright was next across the line for Lewes in 1,161 position overall and 47th in her age category with a time of 3.39.12