Clydesdale bank on success at London Marathon

FOUR members of Clydesdale Harriers took part in the London Marathon.

Fastest club member was Paul Carroll in a time of 2hrs 55mins 26secs, followed by Robert O’Neill (2h 58m 02s). Other times were: Pamela McCrossan (3h 28m 55s), and Mark Barrow, who was running for charity in full ice hockey gear.

The previous weekend was the Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon. In wet and windy conditions, seven harriers braved the elements to take part.

Fastest harrier was Donald Cameron (1.21.54), followed by Paul McKendry (1.33.43), Marina McCallum (1.35.56), Fiona McCue (1.36.22), Dewar Stuart (1.42.25), Gerry Kane (1.45.30), and Paul Broad (1.45.53).

The day before was the Lochaber Marathon, which had Brian Gallagher finishing well in 3hrs 7mins 11secs.

Next weekend is Balfron 10k for some of the runners.