The Eagles Land on The Green Belt
Relay race around 220 miles of London
Ealing Eagles running club took three teams to compete in the 2016 Green Belt Relay on 21st and 22nd May.
This annual event, organised by the Stragglers Running Club since 1995, is a 22-stage running relay race around 220 miles of the greater London Green Belt over a single weekend.
40 teams took part this year, with the Eagles fielding three teams. They were:
There were strong performances from Thom Martini, Colin Overton, Tom Eastern, John Foxall, Kieran Santry and Chris Lambert who all achieved top 10 finishes for their relay stages. Claire Morris, Charlotte Johnson and Michelle Verbossche all took the honour of 2nd lady for their stages, with Jenny Bushell finishing her stage as 3rd lady on Sunday.
The performance left the three Eagles teams in 21st, 25th and 31st place overall.
26th May 2016