Race Result

Event name Grand Union Canal 145 Mile Race
Date 2015-05-23   06:00
Venue Birmingham to London
Race type Road
Distance 156 miles
Terrain undulating
Number of finishers 63
URI for results http://www.gucr.co.uk/
Race summary Saturday 23rd May 2015, John ran the Grand Union Canal Race from Gas Street Basin Birmingham to Little Venice, Paddington, London a total of 145 miles. The race has a time limit of 45 hours to finish the route. This year saw 100 entries take to the start line at 6am on the Saturday morning. In what can only be described as perfect running conditions, throughout the day with the night time turning chilly, into Sunday which started off Sunny and hot then a couple of showers before turning warm again with the temperature dropping again late Sunday night into the early hours of Monday morning. John completed the course in 42 hours 59 minutes in 53rd place. Well done.
Pos Name Cat Time Notes
53 John Cooper VM56 42:59:00