Hazelwood in top run

05:00, Jun 09 2011

Margaret Hazelwood led Marlborough's contingent at last Sunday's Christchurch Marathon, held on a new course from Lincoln.

She took out the 60-69 years women's title in 4hr 10min 29sec.

Jennie Hopkins was runnerup in the 60-69 years women's section of the half marathon in 2hr 01min 04sec with fellow Marlburian Rachel Quigley finishing sixth in the 40-49 years section, clocking 1hr 38min 02sec.

In the 5km Mara'fun run, Holly Blake from Marlborough won the seven-eight years section in 26min 30sec and Stella Blake was 10th in the 11-12 years in 25min 38sec.

Liza Hunter-Galvan won the women's marathon title, the men's title going to Ying Ren Mok from Singapore.


The Marlborough Express