|There was in fact a 5km event for women but Jo Jackson, on the back of a splendid victory in Australia which saw her achieve the Olympic A standard and UK record for 20km, decided the menís 10km would suit her preparations better Ė and the won it in the best UK time for 12 years. Behind this great performance Surrey Walking had a team of three out on a cold but dry day in Victoria Park, Leamington Spa.
6th place saw a personal best equaling 52 minute time from Stephen Crane to beat past Olympian Ian Richards for the first time. His position helped Essex County team to
3rd place medals. Mike Harran met his upcoming move into the M70 group within reach of the hour.
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from the race