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Victory in 10k
12:00pm Friday 1st November 2013 in Sport
LEWIS Eccleston stood on the podium at the end of last weekend’s TUI Palma 10K.
The Astley & Tyldesley Road Runner was third overall in Majorca, leading a pack of close to 3,000 runners to time 34mins 21secs by the finish.
The 20-year-old, recently qualified to represent Great Britain in triathlon at age group level, received his medal with the Spanish city’s cathedral as a backdrop.
Mum Jane competed too.
Clubmate Jonathan Hyde, aged 38, claimed 14th position in a time of 38mins 18secs to ensure the first two British finishers were both Astley & Tyldesley members.
Malcolm Collins took on the challenge of the marathon, his 20th race over the distance this year.
He finished in just over 3hours 40mins.
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