Thursday 13th August 2009
photos by Murray Lambden
Top 4; Keith Gerrard (20), Kevin Loundes (24), Nigel Armstrong (19) and Brian Osborne (28)
Left; First walker Michael George Right; Vinny Lynch finished 3rd in the walk
Peter Kaneen (53) is looking good for a return to full health and fitness finishing well in second place in the walk. Also pictured is the prolific Alan Pilling (22) and regular visitor Jerzy Matuszeuski (those shorts) from Stockport
First lady in the run was Gail Griffiths. She is pictured with IoM Marathon finishers Tom Melvin (26) and visiting athlete Jim Garside of Pendle
Debbie Loader - an impressive run as second lady finisher.
Photos and video coverage by Murray Lambden at www.manxathletics.com
Many thanks to timekeeper Bernie Shimell and all the officials, marshals, and drinks station volunteers. Thanks to Bridget Kaneen & Dave Griffiths for assistance with the results. Special thanks to Jo & Val Keenan of the Baltic Inn for their post - race hospitality.